Shimotsuma Station

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Shimotsuma Station
Shimotsuma Station, July 2008
Location Shimotsumaotsu 363-2, Shimotsuma, Ibaraki
Operated by Kantō Railway
Line(s) Jōsō Line
Opened 1913
Passengers (FY2013) 827 daily

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


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.


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


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