Uzui Station

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Uzui Station
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Uzui Station viewed from ground level, July 2008
Location 1044 Uzui, Ōnan-chō, Ōchi-gun, Shimane-ken 696-0503
Coordinates 34°54′25″N 132°37′47″E / 34.906806°N 132.629722°E / 34.906806; 132.629722Coordinates: 34°54′25″N 132°37′47″E / 34.906806°N 132.629722°E / 34.906806; 132.629722
Operated by JR West
Line(s) Sankō Line
Distance 74.8 km from Gōtsu
Platforms 1
Tracks 1
Other information
Status Unstaffed
Opened 31 August 1975 (1975-08-31)
Passengers 0 per day (FY2008)

Uzui Station (宇都井駅, Uzui-eki) is an unstaffed railway station on the Sankō Line in Ōnan, Shimane, Japan, operated by West Japan Railway Company (JR West).


Uzui Station is located on the Sankō Line between Gōtsu and Miyoshi. As of June 2009, the station is served by four trains in each direct daily.[1]


The view from the platform, July 2008

The station consists of a single side platform serving a single track elevated approximately 30 m above ground level. Sole access to the platform is by a concrete staircase, with no lift or escalator.


The station opened on 31 August 1975.[2] With the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR West.[2]

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Sankō Line
Iwami Tsuga Local Ikawashi

See also[edit]


  1. ^ JR Timetable, June 2009 issue
  2. ^ a b Ishino, Tetsu, ed. (1998). 停車場変遷大辞典 国鉄・JR編 [Station Transition Directory - JNR/JR]. II. Japan: JTB. p. 333. ISBN 4-533-02980-9. 

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