Shimoshii Station

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Shimoshii Station
下志比駅
Simoshii-Station-Platform.JPG
Shimoshii Station
Location 12 Taniguchi, Eiheiji, Yoshida, Fukui
(福井県吉田郡永平寺町谷口12)
Japan
Operated by Echizen Railway
Line(s) Katsuyama Eiheiji Line
Connections
History
Opened 1951

Shimoshii Station (下志比駅?, Shimoshii-eki) is an Echizen Railway Katsuyama Eiheiji Line railway station located in Eiheiji, Yoshida District, Fukui Prefecture, Japan.

Station[edit]

Only local trains serve Shimoshii Station. One track serves a single platform, and the station is unstaffed.

Surrounding area[edit]

  • This station is surrounded by scattered homes and rice fields.
  • Other points of interest include:
    • Komeri home improvement center
    • Shii Post Office
    • National Route 416

History[edit]

  • December 15, 1951: Station opens.
  • June 25, 2001: Operations halted due to an accident on the Echizen Main Line.
  • October 19, 2003: Station reopens as an Echizen Railway station.

Adjacent stations[edit]


Coordinates: 36°05′26″N 136°20′11″E / 36.090694°N 136.336389°E / 36.090694; 136.336389