Rikuzen-Hashikami Station

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JR Rikuzen hashikami sta 001.jpg
Rikuzen-Hashikami Station in July 2007
Location Nagaisohara, Kesennuma, Miyagi
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Kesennuma Line
Opened 1957
BRT bus stop in August 2012

Rikuzen-Hashikami Station (陸前階上駅?, Rikuzen-Hashikami-eki) was a JR East railway station located in Kesennuma, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan. The station was undamaged by the 2011 Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami; however services have now been replaced by a provisional Bus Rapid Transit line.


Rikuzen-Hashikami Station was served by the Kesennuma Line, and was located 61.6 rail kilometers from the terminus of the line at Maeyachi Station.

Station layout[edit]

Rikuzen-Hashikami Station had a single island platform connected to the station building by an overhead crossing. The station was unattended.

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Kesennuma Line
Ōya-Kaigan - Saichi


Rikuzen-Hashikami Station opened on 11 February 1957. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the Japan National Railways (JNR) on April 1, 1987. Rail services were suspended after the 2011 Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami and have now been replaced by a Bus Rapid Transit Line.

Surrounding area[edit]

External links[edit]

Media related to Rikuzen-Hashikami Station at Wikimedia Commons

Coordinates: 38°50′14″N 141°34′49″E / 38.837165°N 141.580361°E / 38.837165; 141.580361