Sanyo Himeji Station

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Sanyō Himeji Station
Prefecture Hyōgo
(See other stations in Hyōgo)
City Himeji
Neighborhood Minamimachi
Postal code 670-0912
Address in Japanese 兵庫県姫路市南町
Coordinates 34°49′43.75″N 134°41′23.27″E / 34.8288194°N 134.6897972°E / 34.8288194; 134.6897972Coordinates: 34°49′43.75″N 134°41′23.27″E / 34.8288194°N 134.6897972°E / 34.8288194; 134.6897972
Opened 1923
Former names Himeji-ekimae Station
Dentetsu Himeji Station
Present name since 1991
Rail services
Operator(s) Sanyo Electric Railway
Line(s) Main Line
Bus Major bus terminal(s) attached to the station

Sanyo Himeji Station (山陽姫路駅 San'yō Himeji-eki?) is a railway station located in the heart of Himeji, Japan and is the western terminus of the Main Line of Sanyo Electric Railway.

The station building is located close to the JR West Himeji Station on the Sanyō Main Line and Sanyō Shinkansen.


The station is accessible from the street through Sanyo Department Store in central Himeji. It has four elevated tracks with four bay platforms, each track except Track 4 with platform on each side.

Main Line (for Akashi, Kobe Sannomiya and Osaka)
1, 2  mainly local trains
3, 4  mainly limited express trains


West Japan Railway Company (JR West) Himeji Station

Adjacent stations[edit]

Sanyo Electric Railway

Main Line
Limited Express, Through Limited Express
Sanyo Himeji - Shikama
"S" Limited Express (incoming only), Local
Sanyo Himeji - Tegara

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