Shimata Station

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Shimata Station
Shimata station.jpg
Shimata Station
Prefecture Yamaguchi
(See other stations in Yamaguchi)
City Hikari
Neighborhood 8-1, Kami-Shimata 4-chōme
Postal code 743-0065
Address in Japanese 山口県光市上島田四丁目8-1
Coordinates 33°59′25″N 131°57′39″E / 33.990288°N 131.960943°E / 33.990288; 131.960943Coordinates: 33°59′25″N 131°57′39″E / 33.990288°N 131.960943°E / 33.990288; 131.960943
Opened 1897
Rail services
Operator(s) JR West
Line(s) Sanyō Main Line
Bus There is a bus stop near this station

Shimata Station (島田駅 Shimata Eki?) is operated by JR West on the Sanyō Main Line in Hikari, Yamaguchi. The station is located in the rural northern part of the Shimata area in Hikari, on the north side of the city's territory.



The station has three tracks, with two tracks devoted to passenger use. These two tracks lie on opposite sides of the station, each being served by a side platform. In between the two tracks there is a third track which connects to the other two, but is currently unused. The station building is located on the south side of the station, and there is a crossover connecting the two platforms.


1  Sanyō Main Line Tokuyama ・ Hōfu ・ Shin-Yamaguchi
P  Sanyō Main Line Not currently in regular use
2  Sanyō Main Line Yanai ・ Iwakuni ・ Hiroshima

Adjacent stations[edit]

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