Tsukayama Station

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Tsukayama Station
塚山駅
Tsukayama Station 20060416.jpg
Tsukayama Station, April 2006
Location 3335 Nishidani, Nagaoka-shi, Niigata-ken 949-5121
Japan
Operated by JR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Shin'etsu Main Line
Platforms 2 side platforms
Other information
Website www.jreast.co.jp/estation/station/info.aspx?StationCd=997
History
Opened 27 December 1897
Traffic
Passengers 210 daily (FY2014)
Location
Tsukayama Station is located in Japan
Tsukayama Station
Tsukayama Station
Location within Japan

Tsukayama Station (塚山駅 Tsukayama-eki?) is a railway station in Nagaoka, Niigata, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Tsukayama Station is served by the Shin'etsu Main Line and is 55.8 kilometers from the terminus of the line at Naoetsu Station.

Station layout[edit]

The station consists of two ground-level opposed side platforms connected by a footbridge, serving three tracks, with the middle track not in use for passenger traffic. The station is unattended.

Platforms[edit]

1  Shin'etsu Main Line for Nagaoka, Niigata
3  Shin'etsu Main Line for Kashiwazaki, Naoetsu

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Shin'etsu Main Line
Nagatori - Echigo-Iwatsuka

History[edit]

Tsukayama Station opened on 27 December 1897. With the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR East. The station building was severely damaged by the 23 October 2004 2004 Chūetsu earthquake and was replaced in 2005.

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2014, the station was used by an average of 210 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[1]

Surrounding area[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2014年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2014)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2016. Retrieved 5 July 2016. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 37°21′18″N 138°43′48″E / 37.3551°N 138.7300°E / 37.3551; 138.7300