Shimotsuma Station

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Shimotsuma Station
下妻駅
Kanto-railway-Shimotsuma-station-building.jpg
Shimotsuma Station, July 2008
Location Shimotsumaotsu 363-2, Shimotsuma, Ibaraki
(茨城県下妻市下妻乙363-2)
Japan
Operated by Kantō Railway
Line(s) Jōsō Line
History
Opened 1913
Traffic
Passengers (FY2013) 827 daily

Shimotsuma Station (下妻駅?, Shimotsuma-eki) is a train station in Shimotsuma, Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan.

Lines[edit]

Shimotsuma Station is a station on the Kantō Railway’s Jōsō Line, and is located 36.1 km from the official starting point of the line at Toride Station.

Station layout[edit]

The station has one side platform and one island platform, connected to the station building by both a level crossing and an overhead passageway.

Platforms[edit]

1  Jōsō Line for Shimodate
2  Jōsō Line for Moriya and Toride
3  Jōsō Line not in normal operation

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Jōsō Line
Ishige   Rapid   Shimodate
Sōdō   Local   Daihō

History[edit]

Shimotsuma Station was opened on 1 November 1913 as a station on the Jōsō Railroad, which became the Kanto Railway in 1965. The station building was rebuilt in 2005.

Surrounding area[edit]

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 36°10′56″N 139°57′54″E / 36.1822°N 139.9651°E / 36.1822; 139.9651