Shimata Station

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Shimata Station
Shimata station.jpg
Shimata Station in April 2006
Location 8-1, Kami-Shimata 4-chōme, Hikari, Yamaguchi
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
Operated by JR logo (west).svg JR West
Line(s) Sanyo Main Line
  • Bus stop
Other information
Website Official website
Opened 1897
Shimata Station is located in Japan
Shimata Station
Shimata Station
Location within Japan

Shimata Station (島田駅, Shimata Eki) is a railway station 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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JR West
Sanyō Main Line
Iwata   Local   Hikari

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