Namie Station

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Namie Station

浪江駅
Namie Sta.jpg
Namie Station in March 2008
LocationGogendo Tsugoe 8, Namie-machi, Futaba-gun, Fukushima-ken 979-1521
Japan
Coordinates37°29′32″N 140°59′23″E / 37.4921°N 140.9897°E / 37.4921; 140.9897Coordinates: 37°29′32″N 140°59′23″E / 37.4921°N 140.9897°E / 37.4921; 140.9897
Operated byJR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Joban Line
Distance268.6 km from Nippori
Platforms1 side + 1 island platform
Tracks3
Other information
StatusStaffed
Websitewww.jreast.co.jp/estation/station/info.aspx?StationCd=1123
History
Opened23 August 1898
Traffic
Passengers (FY2010)734 daily
Location
Namie Station is located in Japan
Namie Station
Namie Station
Location within Japan

Namie Station (浪江駅, Namie-eki) is a railway station operated by East Japan Railway Company in the town of Namie, Fukushima, Japan. Due to the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster, services were suspended from 11 March 2011 to 1 April 2017.

Lines[edit]

Namie Station is served by the Jōban Line, and is located 268.6 km from the official starting point of the line at Nippori.

Station layout[edit]

Namie Station has a side platform and one island platform connected to the station building by a footbridge. The station is staffed.

Platforms[edit]

1  Jōban Line for (not in use)
2  Jōban Line for Haranomachi, Soma, and Sendai
3  Jōban Line for Haranomachi, Odaka, and Tomioka (bus service)

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Joban Line
Futaba (suspended) Local Momouchi

History[edit]

Namie Station was opened on 23 August 1898. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987. The station was closed on 11 March 2011 following the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster. Services between Namie and Odaka resumed on 1 April 2017 [1]. Services between Namie and Tomioka remain suspended until at least the year 2020.[2]

Surrounding area[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]