Urakawa Station (Shizuoka)

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Urakawa Station
Urakawa Station.jpg
Urakawa Station
Location Sakuma-cho, Urakawa 2820, Tenryū, Hamamatsu, Shizuoka
Operated by Central Japan Railway Company
Line(s) Iida Line
Opened 1934

Urakawa Station (浦川駅?, Urakawa-eki) is a railway station on the Iida Line in Tenryū-ku, Hamamatsu, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan. It is located 57.3 rail kilometers from the southern terminus of the Iida Line at Toyohashi Station.

Station History[edit]

Urakawa Station was established on November 11, 1934, as a station on the now defunct Sanshin Railway. On August 1, 1943, the Sanshin Railway was nationalized along with several other local lines to form the Iida line. Scheduled freight services were discontinued from 1980. Along with its division and privatization of JNR on April 1, 1987, the station came under the control and operation of the Central Japan Railway Company. The station has been unmanned since 1991.



Urakawa Station is an unmanned station with a single elevated island platform and a station building connected to the platform by a level crossing.

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Iida Line
Limited Express "Inaji" (特急「伊那路」): Does not stop at this station
Kamiichiba   Local (普通)   Hayase

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°03′23″N 137°45′50″E / 35.056439°N 137.764003°E / 35.056439; 137.764003