Rikuchū-Ube Station

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Rikuchū-Ube Station
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Rikuchū-Ube Station in May 2010
Location Ube-chō dai-5 juwari, Kuji-shi, Iwate-ken 028-8111
Coordinates 40°07′56.77″N 141°47′9.31″E / 40.1324361°N 141.7859194°E / 40.1324361; 141.7859194
Operated by Sanriku Railway Company
Line(s) Kita-Rias Line
Distance 63.3 km from Miyako
Platforms 1 side platform
Tracks 1
Structure type At grade
Other information
Status Unstaffed
Website Official website
Opened 20 July 1975
Passengers (FY2014) 24
Rikuchū-Ube Station is located in Japan
Rikuchū-Ube Station
Rikuchū-Ube Station
Location within Japan

Rikuchū-Ube Station (陸中宇部駅, Rikuchū-Ube-eki) is a railway station on the Kita-Rias Line in the city of Kuji, Iwate, Japan, operated by the third-sector railway operator Sanriku Railway Company.


Rikuchū-Ube Station is served by the 71.0 km (44.1 mi) Kita-Rias Line between Miyako and Kuji, and lies 63.3 km (39.3 mi) from the starting point of the line at Miyako Station.

Station layout[edit]

Rikuchū-Ube Station has one side platform serving a single bi-directional track. The station is unattended.

Adjacent stations[edit]

Sanriku Railway Company
Rikuchū-Noda   Local   Kuji


Rikuchū-Ube Station opened on 20 July 1975 as a station on the Japan National Railways (JNR) Kuji Line. On 1 April 1984, upon the privatization of the Kuji Line, the station came under the control of the Sanriku Railway Company.

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