Tsuchizaki Station

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Tsuchizaki Station
土崎駅
Tsuchizaki station of JR-east 201212 renewal.jpg
Tsuchizaki Station in December 2012
Location 6-16-15 Chūō, Tsuchizakikō, Akita-shi, Akita-ken
(秋田県秋田市土崎港中央六丁目16-15)
Japan
Operated by JR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s)
Platforms 1 side + 1 island platform
Other information
Website www.jreast.co.jp/estation/station/info.aspx?StationCd=1012
History
Opened 1902
Traffic
Passengers (FY2015) 2,175 daily
Location
Tsuchizaki Station is located in Japan
Tsuchizaki Station
Tsuchizaki Station
Location within Japan

Tsuchizaki Station (土崎駅 Tsuchizaki-eki?) is a railway station in Akita, Akita, Japan, operated by the East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Tsuchizaki Station is served by the Ōu Main Line, and is located 292.3 km from the starting point of the line at Fukushima Station.[citation needed]. Trains of the Oga Line also stop at Tsuchizaki Station.

Station layout[edit]

Tsuchizaki Station has a single side platform and a single island platform, connected to the station building by an overpass.

Platforms[edit]

1  Ōu Main Line for Higashi-Noshiro, Hirosaki
   Oga Line for Oga
2  Ōu Main Line for Akita
3  Ōu Main Line for Akita
  • Track 2 is used primarily for freight trains changing direction.

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Ōu Main Line
Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Akita   Local   Kami-Iijima

History[edit]

Tsuchizaki Station opened on 21 October 1902.[1] The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of JNR on 1 April 1987.

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2015, the station was used by an average of 2175 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[2]

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Tsuchizaki Post Office
  • Tsuchizaki Library

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 日本国有鉄道停車場一覧 [JNR Station Directory]. Japan: Japanese National Railways. 1985. p. 127. ISBN 4-533-00503-9. 
  2. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2015年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2015)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2016. Retrieved 21 August 2016. 

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 39°45′30.44″N 140°4′24.98″E / 39.7584556°N 140.0736056°E / 39.7584556; 140.0736056