Orikabe Station

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Orikabe Station in April 2011
Location Murone-cho Orikabe-aze Osato 126, Ichinoseki, Iwate
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Ōfunato Line
Opened 1928

Orikabe Station (折壁駅 Orikabe-eki?) is a JR East railway station located in Ichinoseki, Iwate Prefecture, Japan.


Orikabe Station is served by the Ōfunato Line, and is located 47.6 rail kilometers from the terminus of the line at Ichinoseki Station.

Station layout[edit]

Orikabe Station has two opposed side platforms connected to the station building by a level crossing. The station is unattended.


1  Ōfunato Line for Ichinoseki
2  Ōfunato Line for Kesennuma

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Ōfunato Line
Yagoshi - Niitsuki


Orikabe Station opened on September 2, 1928. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the Japan National Railways (JNR) on April 1, 1987. A new station building was completed in November 2007.

Surrounding area[edit]

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Coordinates: 38°56′23″N 141°27′08″E / 38.9396°N 141.4522°E / 38.9396; 141.4522