Nagata Station (Chiba)

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Nagata Station
Nagata Station
Location Nagata 1835, Ōamishirasato, Chiba
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Sotobō Line
  • Bus stop
Opened 1959
Passengers (2009) 1,311 daily

Nagata Station (永田駅 Nagata-eki?) is a railway station operated by JR East's Sotobō Line located in Ōamishirasato, Chiba Prefecture Japan. It is 25.3 kilometers from the terminus of the Sotobō Line at Chiba Station.


Nagata Station was opened on March 20, 1959 as a station on the Japan National Railways, after a petition signed by 2,470 local inhabitants. It joined the JR East network upon the privatization of the Japan National Railways (JNR) on April 1, 1987.


Station layout[edit]

Nagata Station has a two opposed side platforms connected to a one-story station building. Unattended for many years, the station has been attended during normal working hours since April 1996.


1  Sotobō Line Ōami, Soga, Chiba
2  Sotobō Line For Mobara, Kazusa-Ichinomiya, Katsuura, Awa-Kamogawa

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Sotobō Line
Limited Express: Does not stop at this station
Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Ōami Local Honnō

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°30′12.13″N 140°18′39.79″E / 35.5033694°N 140.3110528°E / 35.5033694; 140.3110528