Shinseki Station

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Shinseki Station
新関駅
Shinseki 20040905.jpg
Shinseki Station, September 2004
Location Oseki, Akiha-ku, Niigata-shi, Niigata-ken 956-0827
Japan
Operated by JR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Ban'etsu West Line
Platforms 2 side platforms
Other information
Website www.jreast.co.jp/estation/station/info.aspx?StationCd=871
History
Opened 15 April 1954
Location
Shinseki Station is located in Japan
Shinseki Station
Shinseki Station
Location within Japan

Shinseki Station (新関駅 Shinseki-eki?) is a railway station in Akiha-ku, Niigata, Niigata Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Shinseki Station is served by the Ban'etsu West Line, and is 170.0 kilometers from the terminus of the line at Kōriyama.

Station layout[edit]

The station consists of two ground-level opposed side platforms serving two tracks, connected to the station building by a footbridge. The station is unattended.

Platforms[edit]

1  Ban'etsu West Line for Niitsu and Niigata
for Maoroshi, Tsugawa and Aizu-Wakamatsu
2  Ban'etsu West Line for Maoroshi, Tsugawa Aizu-Wakamatsu

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Banetsu West Line
Agano: Does not stop at this station
Kita-Gosen Local Higashi-Niitsu

History[edit]

The station opened on 14 April 1954. With the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR East.

Surrounding area[edit]

The station is located in a rural area surrounded by rice fields with scattered residences.

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 37°46′05″N 139°09′45″E / 37.7680°N 139.1626°E / 37.7680; 139.1626