Nishijō Station

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Nishijō Station
Nishijō Station, August 2010
Location 4152 Nishijō, Chikuhoku-mura, Higashichikuma-gun, Nagano-ken 399-7501
Elevation 661.9 meters
Operated by JR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Shinonoi Line
Distance 37.2 km from Shiojiri
Platforms 1 island + 1 side platform
Other information
Website Official website
Opened 1 November 1900
Passengers (FY2015) 178
Nishijō Station is located in Japan
Nishijō Station
Nishijō Station
Location within Japan

Nishijō Station (西条駅 Nishijō-eki?) is a train station in the village of Chikuhoku, Higashichikuma District, Nagano Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).


Nishijō Station is served by the Shinonoi Line and is 37.2 kilometers from the terminus of the line at Shiojiri Station.

Station layout[edit]

The station consists of one ground-level island platform and one side platform serving a three tracks, connected to the station building by a footbridge. The station is a Kan'i itaku station.


1  Shinonoi Line for Shinonoi and Nagano
2  Shinonoi Line for Matsumoto and Shiojiri
3  Shinonoi Line (siding)

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Shinonoi Line
Akashina - Sakakita


Nishijō Station opened on 1 November 1900. With the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR East.

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2015, the station was used by an average of 178 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[1]

Surrounding area[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2015年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2015)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2016. Retrieved 5 July 2016. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 36°24′02″N 138°00′44″E / 36.40056°N 138.01222°E / 36.40056; 138.01222