Nanjō Station in March 2006
|Location||19-42 Nishidaidō, Minamiechizen-chō, Nanjō-gun, Fukui-ken 919-0224|
|Operated by||JR West|
|Line(s)||■ Hokuriku Main Line|
|Distance||72.2 km from Maibara|
|Platforms||2 side platforms|
|Opened||15 July 1896|
|Previous names||Sabanami (to 1973)|
|Passengers (FY2016)||348 daily|
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|
|Hokuriku Main Line|
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.
In fiscal 2016, the station was used by an average of 348 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).
- Nanjō Town Hall
- Site of Somayama Castle
- Nanjō Elementary School
- Nanjō Junior High School
- National Route 365
- 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.
Media related to Nanjō Station at Wikimedia Commons
- Official website (in Japanese)