Shinano-Matsukawa Station, June 2012
|Location||7025-10, Matsukawa-mura, Kitaazumi-gun, Nagano-ken 399-8501
|Operated by||JR East|
|Line(s)||■ Ōito Line|
|Distance||26.0 km from Matsumoto|
|Platforms||1 island platform|
|Opened||29 September 1915|
|Previous names||Ikeda-Matsukawa Station (to 1937)|
|1||■ Ōito Line||for Hotaka, Toyoshina and Matsumoto|
|2||■ Ōito Line||for Shinano-Ōmachi, Hakuba and Minami-Otari|
|Kita-Hosono (28)||-||Azumi-Kutsukake (26)|
The station opened on 29 September 1915 as Ikeda-Matsukawa Station (池田松川駅?) on the Shinano Railway. The Shinano Railway was integrated into the Japanese Government Railways on 1 June 1937 and the station was renamed to its present name the same day. With the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987 the station came under the control of JR East.
In fiscal 2015, the station was used by an average of 601 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).
- Japan National Route 147
- Matsukawa village hall
- Matsukawa post office
- Ishino, Tetsu et al. (eds.) (1998). 停車場変遷大事典 国鉄・JR編 [Station Transition Directory - JNR/JR] (in Japanese). II. Tokyo: JTB Corporation. p. 209. ISBN 4533029809.
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- JR East station information (Japanese)
- 各駅の乗車人員 (2015年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2015)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2016. Retrieved 5 July 2016.