Nitta Station (Miyagi)

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Nitta Station
新田駅
Nitta-Eki Rail Station.jpg
Nitta Station, August 2006
Location Nitta, Tome, Miyagi
(宮城県登米市迫町新田字狼の欠)
Japan
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Tōhoku Main Line
History
Opened 1894
Traffic
Passengers (FY2013) 263 daily

Nitta Station (新田駅 Nitta-eki?) is a railway station on the Tōhoku Main Line in Tome, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Nitta Station is served by the Tōhoku Main Line, and is located 416.2 rail kilometers from the official starting point of the line at Tokyo Station.

Station layout[edit]

Nitta Station has one island platform and one side platforms connected to the station building by a footbridge; however track 2 of the island platform is not in use.

Platforms[edit]

1  Tōhoku Main Line for Kogota and Sendai
2  Tōhoku Main Line Not in use
3  Tōhoku Main Line for Ishikoshi and Ichinoseki

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Tōhoku Main Line
Umegasawa   Local   Ishikoshi

History[edit]

Nitta Station opened on January 4, 1894. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the Japanese National Railways (JNR) on April 1, 1987. A new station building was completed on July 31, 2011.[citation needed]

Surrounding area[edit]

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Coordinates: 38°42′41″N 141°07′11″E / 38.71139°N 141.11972°E / 38.71139; 141.11972