Rikuzen-Takasago Station

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Rikuzen-Takasago Station
陸前高砂駅
Rikuzen-Takasago-stn.jpg
Rikuzen-Takasago Station, July 2011
Location Maeda, Fukumuro, Miyagino-ku, Sendai-shi, Miyagi-ken 983-0005
Japan
Coordinates

38°16′25″N 140°58′03″E / 38.2735°N 140.9675°E / 38.2735; 140.9675Coordinates: 38°16′25″N 140°58′03″E / 38.2735°N 140.9675°E / 38.2735; 140.9675

operator = JR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Senseki Line
Distance 8.6 km from Aoba-dōri
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 2
Other information
Status Staffed (Midori no Madoguchi)
Website Official website
History
Opened June 5, 1925
Rebuilt 2011
Traffic
Passengers (FY2016) 5207 daily
Location
Rikuzen-Takasago Station is located in Japan
Rikuzen-Takasago Station
Rikuzen-Takasago Station
Location within Japan

Rikuzen-Takasago Station (陸前高砂駅, Rikuzen-Takasago-eki) is a railway station in Miyagino-ku, Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Rikuzen-Takasago Station is served by the Senseki Line. It is located 8.6 rail kilometers from the terminus of the Senseki Line at Aoba-dōri.

Station layout[edit]

Rikuzen-Takasago Station has two opposed side platforms connected to the station building by a footbridge. The station has a "Midori no Madoguchi" staffed ticket office.

Platforms[edit]

1  Senseki Line for Sendai and Aoba-dōri
2  Senseki Line for Tagajō, Matsushima-Kaigan, and Takagimachi

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Senseki Line
Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Fukudamachi   Local   Nakanosakae

History[edit]

Rikuzen-Takasago Station opened on June 5, 1925 as a station on the Miyagi Electric Railway. The line was nationalized on May 1, 1944. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of JNR on April 1, 1987. A new station building was completed in June 2011.[citation needed]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2016, the station was used by an average of 5,207 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[1]

Surrounding area[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2016年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2016)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2017. Retrieved 11 December 2016. 

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