Wadaura Station

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Wadaura Station
和田浦駅
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Wadaura Station
Location Wadachō Nigaura, Minamibōsō, Chiba
(千葉県南房総市和田町仁我浦178)
Japan
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Uchibō Line
Connections
  • Bus stop
History
Opened 1922
Traffic
Passengers (2009) 118 daily

Wadaura station (和田浦駅?, Wadaura-eki) is a railway station operated by JR East's Uchibō Line located in Minamibōsō, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. It is 106.8 kilometers from the terminus of the Uchibō Line at Soga Station.

History[edit]

Wadaura Station was opened on December 20, 1922. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the Japan National Railways (JNR) on April 1, 1987.

Lines[edit]

Station layout[edit]

Wadaura Station is an at-grade station with two sets of rails running between two opposing side platforms. The station is a Kan'i itaku station operated by the Minami-Bōsō municipal authority, with point-of-sales terminal installed. A whale-shaped station building was recently[when?] constructed.

Surroundings[edit]

Adjacent stations[edit]

Service
Minamihara   Uchibō Line   Emi

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Coordinates: 35°02′30″N 140°01′11″E / 35.0418°N 140.0197°E / 35.0418; 140.0197