Takahata Station

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Takahata Station

高畠駅
Takahata Station ekisha.JPG
The east side of the station in October 2015
Location200-1 Yamazaki, Takahata, Higashiokitama District, Yamagata
Japan
CoordinatesCoordinates: 37°59′33″N 140°09′10″E / 37.992433°N 140.152717°E / 37.992433; 140.152717
Operated byJR East
Line(s)Ōu Main Line
History
Opened1900
Previous namesNukanome (until 1991)
Location
Takahata Station is located in Japan
Takahata Station
Takahata Station
Location within Japan

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 kilometers from the starting point 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]

The station opened on 21 April 1900 as Nukanome Station (糠ノ目駅). It was renamed Takahata on 16 March 1991.

Surrounding area[edit]

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