Nanjō Station

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Nanjō Station

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Nanjō Station in March 2006
Location19-42 Nishidaidō, Minamiechizen-chō, Nanjō-gun, Fukui-ken 919-0224
Coordinates35°49′56″N 136°11′37″E / 35.8321°N 136.1935°E / 35.8321; 136.1935Coordinates: 35°49′56″N 136°11′37″E / 35.8321°N 136.1935°E / 35.8321; 136.1935
Operated byJR logo (west).svg JR West
Line(s) Hokuriku Main Line
Distance72.2 km from Maibara
Platforms2 side platforms
Other information
WebsiteOfficial website
Opened15 July 1896
Previous namesSabanami (to 1973)
Passengers (FY2016)348 daily
Nanjō Station is located in Japan
Nanjō Station
Nanjō Station
Location within Japan

Nanjō Station (南条駅, Nanjō-eki) is a railway station on the Hokuriku Main Line in the town of Minamiechizen, Fukui Prefecture, Japan, operated by the West Japan Railway Company (JR West).


Nanjō Station is served by the Hokuriku Main Line, and is located 72.2 kilometers from the terminus of the line at Maibara.

Station layout[edit]

The station consists of two unnumbered opposed side platform connected by an underground passage. The station is staffed.


station side  Hokuriku Main Line for Tsuruga and Maibara
opposite side  Hokuriku Main Line for Fukui and Kanazawa

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Hokuriku Main Line
Takefu   Rapid   Imajō
Yunoo   Local   Ōshio


Nanjō Station opened on 15 July 1896 as Sabanami Station (鯖波駅). It was renamed to its present name on 1 April 1973. With the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR West.

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2016, the station was used by an average of 348 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[1]

Surrounding area[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ 駅別JR貨客輸送状況(1日平均) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2016)] (PDF) (in Japanese). Japan: Fukui Prefectural Government. 2017. Retrieved 2 May 2018.

External links[edit]

Media related to Nanjō Station at Wikimedia Commons