Settai Station

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Settai Station
摂待駅
Settai-Station.jpg
Settai Station in May 2009
Location Tarō-aze Settai, Miyako-shi, Iwate-ken 027-0000
Japan
Coordinates Coordinates: 39°48′33.51″N 141°57′43.74″E / 39.8093083°N 141.9621500°E / 39.8093083; 141.9621500
Operated by Sanriku Railway Company
Line(s) Kita-Rias Line
Distance 21.5 km from Miyako
Platforms 1 side platform
Tracks 1
Construction
Structure type At grade
Other information
Status Unstaffed
Website Official website
History
Opened 1 April 1984
Traffic
Passengers (FY2015) 7 daily
Location
Settai Station is located in Japan
Settai Station
Settai Station
Location within Japan

Settai Station (摂待駅, Settai-eki) is a railway station on the Sanriku Railway Company’s Kita-Rias Line in the city of Miyako, Iwate Prefecture, Japan.

Lines[edit]

Seta Station is served by the Kita-Rias Line, and is located 21.5 kilometers from the terminus of the line at Miyako Station.

Station layout[edit]

Settai Station has a single side platform serving a single bi-directional track. There is no station building, but only a rain shelter on the platform.

Adjacent stations[edit]

Service
Kita-Rias Line
Tarō   Local   Iwaizumi-Omoto

History[edit]

Settai Station opened on 1 April 1984, the same day of the privatization of the Japanese National Railways (JNR) Kuji Line (which became the Sanriku Railway Company). During the 11 March 2011 Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami, part of the tracks and the station building at Shimanokoshi were swept away, thus suspending services on a portion of the Sanriku Railway. However, the portion of the line from Omoto to Tarō resumed operations on 29 March 2011, and the portion from Omoto to Tanohata from 6 April 2014. [1]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2015, the station was used by 7 passengers daily.[2]

Surrounding area[edit]

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