Niwasaka Station

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Niwasaka Station
庭坂駅
NiwasakaSt.jpg
Niwasaka Station in August 2006
Location 1 Kitsunebayashi, Machiniwasaka, Fukushima, Fukushima
(福島県福島市町庭坂字狐林1)
Japan
Coordinates 37°46′17″N 140°23′24″E / 37.771503°N 140.389969°E / 37.771503; 140.389969Coordinates: 37°46′17″N 140°23′24″E / 37.771503°N 140.389969°E / 37.771503; 140.389969
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Ōu Main Line
Connections
  • Bus stop
History
Opened 1899

Niwasaka Station (庭坂駅 Niwasaka-eki?) is a railway station on the Ōu Main Line in Fukushima, Fukushima, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Niwasaka Station is served by the Ōu Main Line (Yamagata Line), and is located 6.9 km from the terminus of the line at Fukushima Station.

Station layout[edit]

Niwasaka Station has a single island platform and a single side platform connected to the station building by a footbridge. The station is unattended.

Platforms[edit]

1  Ou Main Line (Yamagata Line) for Yonezawa
2  Ou Main Line (Yamagata Line) for Fukushima and Yonezawa
3  Ou Main Line (Yamagata Line) for Fukushima

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Ōu Main Line (Yamagata Line)
Sasakino Local Akaiwa

History[edit]

Niwasaka Station opened on 15 May 1899.[1] The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of JNR on 1 April 1987. The current station building dates from March 2003.[citation needed]

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Niwasaka Post Office

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "JR East Station Information (Japanese)". Retrieved 2008-02-29.