Rokuhara Station

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Rokuhara Station
JR Rokuhara sta 001.jpg
Rokuhara Station, May 2009
Location Mikajiri, Kanegasaki, Isawa, Iwate
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Tōhoku Main Line
Opened 1937
Passengers (FY2012) 222 daily

Rokuhara Station (六原駅 Rokuhara-eki?) is a railway station on the Tōhoku Main Line in Kanegasaki, Iwate Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).


Rokuhara Station is served by the Tōhoku Main Line, and is located 481.1 rail kilometers from the terminus of the line at Tokyo Station.

Station layout[edit]

Rokuhara Station has an island platform and a single side platform serving three tracks. The station is staffed on consignment by Jaster Co., Ltd. Ordinary tickets, express tickets, and reserved-seat tickets for all JR lines are on sale.


1  Tōhoku Main Line for Kitakami and Morioka
2  Tōhoku Main Line (passing loop)
3  Tōhoku Main Line for Mizusawa and Ichinoseki

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Tōhoku Main Line
Kanegasaki - Kitakami


Rokuhara Station was elevated from a signal stop to a passenger station on 1 February 1937. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987.

Surrounding area[edit]

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Coordinates: 39°13′40″N 141°05′52″E / 39.2277°N 141.0978°E / 39.2277; 141.0978