Shin-Nagata Station

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Shin-Nagata
新長田駅
JRWest Shin-Nagata station highangle.JPG
JR West station profile
Other names Tetsujin 28-go mae (Kobe Municipal Subway)
Operated by JR West
Kobe Municipal Subway
Line(s) Sanyo Main Line
Seishin-Yamate Line
Kaigan Line
Platforms 2 side platforms (JR West)
1 island platform (Seishin-Yamate Line)
1 island platform (Kaigan Line)
Tracks 6
Other information
Station code JR-A65 (Sanyo Main Line)
S09 (Seishin-Yamate Line)
K10 (Kaigan Line)
History
Opened 1954 (JR West)
1977 (Kobe Municipal Subway)

Shin-Nagata Station (新長田駅, Shin-Nagata-eki) is a railway station and a metro station in Nagata-ku, Kobe, Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan.

Lines[edit]

History[edit]

The JR West station opened under JNR ownership on April 1, 1954. After the privatization of JNR in 1987, the station became incorporated into the JR Kobe Line when it began services the next year.

The Kobe Municipal Subway station opened in 1977 as part of the first phase of the Seishin-Yamate Line, initially serving as the terminus of the subway line (the line would be extended to Ōkurayama in 1983).

On January 17, 1995, the station was damaged in the Kobe earthquake. The station remained closed for a short amount of time as repairs were taking place. Normal service on the JR Kobe Line resumed on January 30, while the subway resumed operations on February 16 of that year.

In 1996, an elevator and escalator were added to the JR West station as part of the station's renovation following the earthquake.

The Kaigan Line platforms opened on July 7, 2001.

Station layout[edit]

JR West[edit]

Platforms[edit]

The Sanyo Main Line platforms are located on an elevated section of the line.

1  Sanyo Main Line for Sannomiya, Amagasaki, and Osaka
2  Sanyo Main Line for Nishi-Akashi and Himeji

Kobe Municipal Subway[edit]

Platforms[edit]

Seishin-Yamate Line platform
Kaigan Line platform

The Seishin-Yamate Line platform is located on the second basement ("B2F") level, and the Kaigan Line platform is located on the third basement ("B3F") level.

1  Seishin-Yamate Line for Sannomiya, Shin-Kobe, and Tanigami
2  Seishin-Yamate Line for Myōdani and Seishin-chūō


1, 2  Kaigan Line for Harborland and Sannomiya-Hanadokeimae

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
West Japan Railway Company (JR West)
Sanyo Main Line (JR Kobe Line)
Special Rapid Service: Does not stop at this station
Rapid Service: Does not stop at this station
Hyōgo   Local   Takatori
Kobe Municipal Subway
Seishin-Yamate Line (S09)
Nagata (S08) - Itayado (S10)
Kaigan Line (K10)
Komagabayashi (K09) - Terminus

Coordinates: 34°39′24″N 135°8′37″E / 34.65667°N 135.14361°E / 34.65667; 135.14361