Naka-Sasebo Station

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Naka-Sasebo Station
中佐世保駅
Platform of Naka-Sasebo Station (East).JPG
Location Shimanose-chō, Sasebo, Nagasaki
(佐世保市島瀬町)
Japan
Operated by Matsuura Railway
Line(s) Nishi-Kyūshū Line
History
Opened 1961
Traffic
Passengers (2006) 186 daily

Naka-Sasebo Station (中佐世保駅, Naka-Sasebo-eki) is a railway station in Sasebo, Nagasaki, Japan. It is operated by Matsuura Railway and is located on the Nishi-Kyūshū Line.

The distance to Sasebo-Chūō Station is only 200 m.

Lines[edit]

The station is served by the Nishi-Kyūshū Line.

Station layout[edit]

The station is elevated with a single side platform.

Environs[edit]

  • Yonkachō Shōtengai
  • Sasebo Tamaya
  • Sankachō Shōtengai
  • Sasebo City Library
  • Sasebo city museum Shimanose art center
  • Sasebo Post Office

History[edit]

  • July 15, 1961 - Opens for business.
  • April 1, 1987 - Railways privatize and this station is inherited by JR Kyushu.
  • April 1, 1988 - This station is inherited by Matsuura Railway.

Adjacent stations[edit]

Service
Matsuura Railway
Nishi-Kyūshū Line
Kita-Sasebo Local Sasebo-Chūō
(Passed) Rapid Service (Passed)

References[edit]

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 33°10′20″N 129°43′22″E / 33.1722°N 129.7228°E / 33.1722; 129.7228