Nishijō Station

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Nishijō Station
西条駅
Nishijo-Sta.JPG
Nishijō Station, August 2010
Location 4152 Nishijō, Chikuhoku-mura, Higashichikuma-gun, Nagano-ken 399-7501
Japan
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
History
Opened 1 November 1900
Traffic
Passengers (FY2015) 178
Location
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).

Lines[edit]

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.

Platforms[edit]

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

History[edit]

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]

References[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