Nikkō Station

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Nikkō Station
Nikko Station.JPG
Nikkō Station in October 2012
Location Aioi-chō, Nikkō, Tochigi
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Nikkō Line
Connections Bus stop
Opened 1 August 1890
Passengers (FY2014) 929 daily
Nikkō Station is located in Tochigi Prefecture
Nikkō Station
Nikkō Station
Location within Tochigi Prefecture
Nikkō Station is located in Japan
Nikkō Station
Nikkō Station
Location within Tochigi Prefecture

Nikkō Station (日光駅?, Nikkō-eki) is a railway station on the Nikkō Line in Nikkō, Tochigi, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).


Nikkō Station is a terminal station on the Nikkō Line, and is located 40.5 kilometers from the starting point of the line at Utsunomiya

Station layout[edit]

The station consists of two opposed island platforms, connected to the station building by a footbridge. The station has a Midori no Madoguchi staffed ticket office.


1  Nikkō Line for Imaichi and Utsunomiya
2  Nikkō Line for Utsunomiya

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Nikkō Line
Imaichi Local Terminus


Nikkō Station opened on 1 August 1890.[1] On 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR East with the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR).

Surrounding area[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ 日本国有鉄道停車場一覧 [JNR Station Directory]. Japan: Japanese National Railways. 1985. p. 112. ISBN 4-533-00503-9. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 36°44′50″N 139°37′20″E / 36.7471805°N 139.622122°E / 36.7471805; 139.622122