Shinseki Station

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Shinseki Station
Shinseki 20040905.jpg
Shinseki Station, September 2004
Location Oseki, Akiha-ku, Niigata-shi, Niigata-ken 956-0827
Operated by JR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Ban'etsu West Line
Platforms 2 side platforms
Other information
Opened 15 April 1954
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).


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.


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


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