Takahata Station

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Takahata Station
高畠駅
Takahata Station ekisha.JPG
East side of the station, October 2015
Location 200-1 Yamazaki, Takahata, Higashiokitama, Yamagata
(山形県東置賜郡高畠町大字山崎200-1)
Japan
Coordinates Coordinates: 37°59′33″N 140°09′10″E / 37.992433°N 140.152717°E / 37.992433; 140.152717
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Ōu Main Line
Connections
History
Opened 1900
Previous names Nukanome (until 1991)

Takahata Station (高畠駅 Takahata-eki?) is a railway station in Takahata, Yamagata, Japan, operated by the East Japan Railway Company (JR East). It is unique in having an onsen hot spa on its premises.

Lines[edit]

Takahata Station is served by the Yamagata Shinkansen and Ōu Main Line, and is located 49.9 rail kilometers from the terminus of the line at Fukushima Station.

Station layout[edit]

Takahata Station has two opposed side platforms connected via a pedestrian overpass. The station has a Midori no Madoguchi staffed ticket office.

Platforms[edit]

1  Yamagata Shinkansen for Yamagata, Fukushima, Ōmiya, Tokyo, Yamagata and Shinjō
 Yamagata Line for Yonezawa, Akayu and Yamagata
2  Yamagata Shinkansen for Yamagata and Shinjō (peak times only)
 Yamagata Line for Yonezawa, Akayu and Yamagata (peak times only)

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Yamagata Shinkansen
Yonezawa Akayu
Ōu Main Line (Yamagata Line)
Oitama Local Akayu

History[edit]

Takahata Station opened on 21 April 1900 as Nukanome Station (糠ノ目駅?). It was renamed to its present name on 16 March 1991.

Surrounding area[edit]

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