Oitama Station

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Oitama Station

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Oitama Station
Location633, Ōaza Asagawa Aza Kitsunezuka, Yonezawa, Yamagata
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

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).


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.


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


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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