Susono Station

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Susono Station
Susono Station.jpg
Susono Station building
Location Hiramatsu, Susono, Shizuoka
Operated by JR Central
Line(s) Gotemba Line
  • Bus terminal
Opened 1889
Passengers (FY2006) 2,785 daily

Susono Station (すそのえき Susono-eki?) is a railway station on the Gotemba Line in the southern part of Susono, Shizuoka, Japan, operated by Central Japan Railway Company (JR Central).


Susono Station is served by the Gotemba Line.

Station layout[edit]

Susono Station building taken from the platform

Susono Station has a single island platform. The station building has automated ticket machines, TOICA automated turnstiles and a "Midori no Madoguchi" ticket office, and is manned only during daytime hours. It is located to the west of tracks and is connected to the platform with an overpass.


1  Gotemba Line for Gotemba, Yamakita, Matsuda, and Kōzu
2  Gotemba Line for Numazu

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Gotemba Line
Iwanami Local Nagaizumi-Nameri


The station first opened as Sano Station (佐野駅?) under the Japanese Government Railways (JGR), (the predecessor to the post-war Japanese National Railways) on February 1, 1889. It was renamed Susono Station on July 15, 1915. After the opening of the Tanna Tunnel on December 1, 1934, it became a station of the Gotemba Line. Regularly scheduled freight services were discontinued on March 10, 1974 and baggage-handling services from February 1, 1984. Along with its division and privatization of JNR on April 1, 1987, the station came under the control and operation of JR Central.


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  • 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. ISBN 4533029809. 

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Coordinates: 35°10′19.10″N 138°54′33.51″E / 35.1719722°N 138.9093083°E / 35.1719722; 138.9093083