Nishi-Gifu Station in December 2015
4-14-40 Ichihashi, Gifu-shi, Gifu-ken 500-8381|
|Operated by||JR Central|
|Line(s)||■ Tōkaidō Main Line|
|Distance||399.5 km from Tokyo|
|Platforms||1 island platform|
|Status||Staffed (Midori no Madoguchi)|
|Opened||November 1, 1986|
|Passengers (FY2016)||6,011 daily|
Nishi-Gifu Station is served by the JR Tōkai Tōkaidō Main Line, and is located 399.5 kilometers from the official starting point of the line at Tokyo. Along with Gifu Station and Nagamori Station, it is one of the three JR Central stations in the city of Gifu.
|1||■ Tōkaidō Main Line||For Ōgaki and Maibara|
|2||■ Tōkaidō Main Line||For Gifu, Nagoya and Okazaki|
|Central Japan Railway Company|
|Tōkaidō Main Line|
Nishi-Gifu Station was first opened on 1 November 1986 as part of Japan National Railways. On 1 April 1987, it became part of JR Central. In the latter half of 2006, the station underwent remodeling, which added elevators for public use, as well as TOICA-supported ticket machines.
In fiscal 2016, the station was used by an average of 6011 passengers daily (boarding passengers only). 
On the south side of Nishi-Gifu Station is a stop for the free Fureai Bus, which connects passengers with the Gifu Prefectural Office and other stops in between. They can also board the Nishi-Gifu Kurukuru Bus, which runs through the local community. Gifu Bus Co., Ltd. has a bus stop near the main entrance, connecting the station with many areas throughout the city.
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- Official website (in Japanese)