Nishi-Sabae Station

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Nishi-Sabae Station
西鯖江駅
Nishisabaeeki.jpg
Nishi-Sabae Station entrance
Location 2-4-14 Sakura-machi, Sabae, Fukui
(福井県鯖江市桜町2丁目4−14)
Japan
Operated by Fukui Railway
Line(s) Fukubu Line
Connections
  • Bus stop
History
Opened 1924
Traffic
Passengers (
(2007 MLITT data)
123,546

Nishi-Sabae Station (西鯖江駅?, Nishi-sabae-eki) is a Fukui Railway Fukubu Line railway station located in Sabae, Fukui Prefecture, Japan.

Services[edit]

All Fukubu Line trains serve Nishi-Sabae Station.

Surrounding area[edit]

  • There is a taxi stand and a Sabae Community Bus stop outside the station's north exit.
  • Directly across the street is the Sabae City Hotel.
  • Other points of interest include Nishiyama Park and Jōshōji Temple.
  • Sabae Station on the JR West Hokuriku Main Line is located approximately 800 meters to the east.

History[edit]

  • February 23, 1924: Station opens
  • September 1995: Original wooden station building replaced by concrete structure
  • May 2009: Remains of office from original station put on display

Adjacent stations[edit]

Coordinates: 35°56′47″N 136°10′54″E / 35.946402°N 136.181778°E / 35.946402; 136.181778