Ōkama Station

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Ōkama Station
大釜駅
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Ōkama Station in July 2007
Location Shinonogi-Akiho, Takizawa-shi, Iwate-ken 020-0161
Japan
Coordinates 39°42′42″N 141°04′19″E / 39.7117°N 141.0720°E / 39.7117; 141.0720
Operated by JR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Tazawako Line
Distance 6.0 km from Morioka
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 2
Construction
Structure type At grade
Other information
Status Staffed
Website Official website
History
Opened June 25, 1921
Traffic
Passengers (FY2015) 484
Location
Ōkama Station is located in Japan
Ōkama Station
Ōkama Station
Location within Japan

Ōkama Station (大釜駅, Ōkama-eki) is an East Japan Railway Company (JR East) railway station located in the city of Takizawa, Iwate Prefecture, Japan.

Lines[edit]

Ōkama Station is served by the Tazawako Line, and is located 6.0 km from the terminus of the line at Morioka Station.

Station layout[edit]

Ōkama Station has a two opposed side platforms, connected to the wooden station building by a footbridge. However, only platform 1 is in normal use, and serves traffic in both directions. Platform 2 is used occasionally, also for service in both directions. The station is staffed.

Platforms[edit]

1, 2  Tazawako Line for Morioka, Shizukuishi and Ōmagari

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Tazawako Line
Morioka - Koiwai

History[edit]

Ōkama Station opened on June 25, 1921. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the JNR on April 1, 1987.

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2015, the station was used by an average of 484 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[1]

Surrounding area[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2015年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2015)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2016. Retrieved 11 December 2016. 

External links[edit]