Shimo-Suwa Station

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Shimo-Suwa Station
JR Shimosuwa sta 001.jpg
Shimo-Suwa Station in April 2012
Location Hirose-cho, Shimosuwa-machi, Suwa-gun, Nagano-ken 393-0056
Coordinates 36°04′19″N 138°05′06″E / 36.0719°N 138.0851°E / 36.0719; 138.0851
Elevation 767.5 meters[citation needed]
Operated by JR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Chūō Main Line
Distance 206.3 km from Tokyo
Platforms 1 side + 1 island platform
Tracks 3
Other information
Website Official website
Opened 25 November 1905
Rebuilt 1993
Passengers (FY2015) 1,982 daily
Shimo-Suwa Station is located in Japan
Shimo-Suwa Station
Shimo-Suwa Station
Location within Japan

Shimo-Suwa Station (下諏訪駅, Shimo-Suwa-eki) is a railway station on the Chuo Main Line in the town of Shimosuwa, Suwa District, Nagano Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East)


Shimo-Suwa Station is served by the Chūō Main Line and is 206.3 kilometers from the terminus of the line at Tokyo Station.

Station layout[edit]

Shimo-Suwa Station has one side platform and one island platform serving three tracks. The station has a Midori no Madoguchi staffed ticket office.


1  Chūō Main Line for Kōfu, Shinjuku and Tokyo
2  Chūō Main Line for Shiojiri and Matsumoto
3  Chūō Main Line (not normally used)

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Chūō Main Line
Kami-Suwa Local Okaya


The station opened on 25 November 1905. With the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR East. The station building was rebuilt in 1993.[citation needed]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2015, the station was used by an average of 1,982 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[1]

Surrounding area[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2015年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2015)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2016. Retrieved 5 July 2016. 

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