Shin-Shiraoka Station

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Shin-Shiraoka
白岡駅
Shin-Shiraoka Station West side.JPG
Shin-Shiraoka Station west exit, April 2007
Location 1107-4 Yagyu, Shiraoka-shi, Saitama-ken
(埼玉県白岡市野牛1107-4)
Japan
Operated by JR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Tohoku Main Line (Utsunomiya Line)
Platforms 2 side platforms
Connections Bus stop
History
Opened 26 February 1987
Traffic
Passengers (FY2014) 6,210 daily[1]
Location
Shin-Shiraoka is located in Japan
Shin-Shiraoka
Shin-Shiraoka
Location within Japan

Shin-Shiraoka Station (新白岡駅?, Shin-Shiraoka-eki) is a railway station on the Tōhoku Main Line (Utsunomiya Line) in Shiraoka, Saitama, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Shin-Shiraoka Station is served by the Tohoku Main Line (Utsunomiya Line) and the Shōnan-Shinjuku Line, and lies 45.9 kilometers from the starting point of the Tohoku Main Line at Tokyo.

Station layout[edit]

This station has an elevated station building with two opposed ground-level side platforms underneath, serving three tracks.

Platforms[edit]

1  Utsunomiya Line for Ōmiya and Tokyo
2  Utsunomiya Line for Utsunomiya and Kuroiso

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Utsunomiya Line
Commuter Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Shiraoka - Kuki

History[edit]

Shin-Shiraoka Station opened on 26 February 1987. With the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR East.

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Shiraoka New Town

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2014年度) [FY2014 station passenger figures] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 20 January 2016. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 36°02′19″N 139°40′20″E / 36.03861°N 139.67222°E / 36.03861; 139.67222