Tsukinoki Station

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Tsukinoki Station
槻木駅
Tshukinoki-station cropped.jpg
Tsukinoki Station, June 2007
Location 1-1-1 Tsukinoki-shinmachi, Shibata, Shibata, Miyagi
(宮城県柴田郡柴田町槻木新町一丁目1-1)
Japan
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Tōhoku Main Line
History
Opened 1891
Traffic
Passengers (FY 2013) 3351 daily

Tsukinoki Station (槻木駅?, Tsukinoki-eki) is a railway station on the Tōhoku Main Line in Shibata, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Tsukinoki Station is served by the Tōhoku Main Line, and is located 327.7 rail kilometers from the official starting point of the line at Tokyo Station. It is also a terminal station for the Abukuma Express Line and is 54.9 rail kilometers from the opposing terminal at Fukushima Station.

Station layout[edit]

Tsukinoki Station has two opposed side platforms connected to the station building by an overhead passageway. The station has a Green Window ticket counter.

Platforms[edit]

1  Tōhoku Main Line for Shiroishi, Fukushima and Kōriyama
2  Abukuma Express Line for Kakuda, Marumoriand Yanagawa
3  Tōhoku Main Line for Iwanuma, Natori and Sendai

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Tōhoku Main Line
Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Funaoka   Local   Iwanuma
Abukuma Express Line
Higashi-Funaoka   Local   Terminus

History[edit]

Tsukinoki Station opened on January 12, 1891. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the Japanese National Railways (JNR) on April 1, 1987. A new station building was completed in June 1998.

Surrounding area[edit]

External links[edit]

Media related to Tsukinoki Station at Wikimedia Commons

Coordinates: 38°04′43.04″N 140°48′35.83″E / 38.0786222°N 140.8099528°E / 38.0786222; 140.8099528