|JR-West regional rail station|
|Location||5770, Shimagahara, Iga
|Owned by||West Japan Railway Company (JR-West)|
|Distance||41.9 km (26.0 mi) from Kameyama|
|Platforms||2 side platforms|
|Structure type||At grade|
|Website||www.jr-odekake.net/eki/top.php?id=0620810 (in Japanese)|
|Opened||11 November 1897|
|Passengers (2014)||137 daily|
Shimagahara Station (島ヶ原駅 Shimagahara-eki) is a train station of West Japan Railway Company (JR-West) in Iga, Mie, Japan. It is located 101.8 rail kilometres from the terminus of the Kansai Main Line at Nagoya Station and 41.9 rail kilometers from Kameyama Station.
Shimagahara Station was opened on November 11, 1897 with the extension of the Kansai Railway from Iga-Ueno Station to Kamo Station. The Kansai Railway was nationalized on October 1, 1907, becoming part of the Imperial Government Railways (IGR), which became Japan National Railways (JNR) after World War II. Freight operations were discontinued from August 1, 1970. With the privatization of JNR on April 1, 1987, the station came under the control of JR-West.
Shimagahara Station has 2 side platforms serving 2 tracks, connected by an overpass.
|Downbound (Westbound)||■ Kansai Line||for Kamo|
|Upbound (Eastbound)||■ Kansai Line||for Kameyama, Tsuge, and Iga-Ueno|
- Official website (in Japanese)