Oirase Station

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Oirase Station
JR Oirase sta 001.jpg
Oirase Station
Location Oirase Shiomizaki 32, Fukaura, Nishitsugaru, Aomori
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Gonō Line
Opened 1934

Oirase Station (追良瀬駅 Oirase-eki?) is a railway station on the JR East Gonō Line located in the town of Fukaura, Aomori Prefecture Japan. It is 72.9 rail kilometers from the southern terminus of the Gonō Line at Higashi-Noshiro Station.


Oirase Station was opened on December 13, 1934 as a station on the Japan National Railways (JNR). With the privatization of the JNR on April 1, 1987, it came under the operational control of JR East.


Station layout[edit]

Oirase Station has a single island platform, only one side of which is in use, making it effectively a side platform serving bidirectional traffic. The station is unattended and is administered from Fukaura Station. There is a small weather shelter on the platform but no station building.


1 Gonō Line for Higashi-Noshiro
for Kawabe

Adjacent stations[edit]

Gonō Line
Hiroto   Local   Kasose

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Coordinates: 40°41′9.73″N 139°58′13.66″E / 40.6860361°N 139.9704611°E / 40.6860361; 139.9704611