Oitama Station

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Oitama Station

置賜駅
JR Oitama sta 001.jpg
Oitama Station
Location633, Ōaza Asagawa Aza Kitsunezuka, Yonezawa, Yamagata
(山形県米沢市大字浅川字狐塚633)
Japan
Coordinates37°57′16″N 140°08′34″E / 37.954325°N 140.142858°E / 37.954325; 140.142858Coordinates: 37°57′16″N 140°08′34″E / 37.954325°N 140.142858°E / 37.954325; 140.142858
Operated byJR East
Line(s)Ōu Main Line
Connections
History
Opened1917

Oitama Station (置賜駅, Oitama-eki) is a railway station on the Ōu Main Line in the city of Yonezawa, Yamagata, Yamagata Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Oitama Station is served by the Ōu Main Line, and is located 45.6 rail kilometers from the terminus of the line at Fukushima Station.

Station layout[edit]

Oitama Station has two opposed side platforms connected via a pedestrian overpass; however, only one platform is in use. The station is unattended.

Platforms[edit]

1  Ōu Main Line for Yonezawa
Akayu and Yamagata
2  Ōu Main Line not in normal use

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Ōu Main Line (Yamagata Line)
Yonezawa Local Takahata

History[edit]

Oitama Station opened on December 20, 1917. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of JNR on 1 April 1987.

Surrounding area[edit]

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