Shiraoka Station

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Shiraoka
白岡駅
Siraoka-Station-Eastward exit.JPG
Shiraoka Station east exit, October 2007
Location 1213 Koguki, Shiraoka-shi, Saitama-ken
(埼玉県白岡市小久喜1213)
Japan
Operated by JR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Utsunomiya Line
Platforms 1 island platform
Tracks 3
Connections Bus stop
History
Opened 1910
Traffic
Passengers (FY2014) 12,793 daily[1]

Shiraoka Station (白岡駅 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]

Shiraoka Station is served by the Tohoku Main Line (Utsunomiya Line) and the Shōnan-Shinjuku Line, and lies 43.5 kilometers from the starting point of the Tohoku Main Line at Tokyo.

Station layout[edit]

This station has an elevated station building with one ground-level island platform and one ground-level side platform underneath, serving three tracks. The station has a "Midori no Madoguchi" staffed ticket office.


Adjacent stations[edit]

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

History[edit]

Shiraoka Station opened on 11 February 1910. With the privatization of JNR on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR East.

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°01′03″N 139°40′00″E / 36.0175°N 139.6666°E / 36.0175; 139.6666