JR Shimobe-onsen Station, January 2006
|Location||608 Hadakajima, Minobu, Minamikoma, Yamanashi
|Operated by||JR Central|
|Previous names||Shimobe (until 1991)|
|Passengers (2008)||170 daily|
Shimobe-onsen Station (下部温泉駅 Shimobe-onsen-eki?) is a railway station on the Minobu Line of Central Japan Railway Company (JR Central) located in the town of Minobu, Minamikoma District, Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan. The station is located 51.7 rail kilometers from the southern terminus of the Minobu Line at Fuji Station.
Shimobe-onsen Station was opened on December 17, 1927 as a Shimobe Station (下部駅 Shimobe-eki?) on the original Fuji-Minobu Line. The line came under control of the Japanese Government Railways on May 1, 1941. The JGR became the JNR (Japan National Railway) after World War II. Freight operations were discontinued from September 20 1972. Along with the division and privatization of JNR on April 1, 1987, the station came under the control and operation of the Central Japan Railway Company. The station was renamed to its present name on December 14, 1991.
Shimobe-onsen Station has a single island platform serving 2 tracks.
|1||■ Minobu Line||For Fuji, Minobu|
|2||■ Minobu Line||For Kōfu|
|Central Japan Railway Company|
- (Japanese) Minobu Line station information