Yūbari Station

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Yūbari Station
夕張駅
Yubari Station, Sekisho Line.jpg
Yubari Station in July 2004
Location Yūbari, Hokkaido
Japan
Operated by JR logo (hokkaido).svg JR Hokkaido
Line(s) Sekisho Line Yūbari Branch
Distance 16.1 km from Shin-Yūbari
Platforms 1 side platform
Tracks 1
Connections Bus stop
Other information
Status Unstaffed
Station code Y25
History
Opened 1 November 1892 (1892-11-01)
Traffic
Passengers (FY1998) 62 daily
Location
Yūbari Station is located in Japan
Yūbari Station
Yūbari Station
Location within Japan

Yūbari Station (夕張駅?, Yūbari-eki) is a railway station on the Sekishō Line in Yūbari, Hokkaido, Japan, operated by Hokkaido Railway Company (JR Hokkaido).

Lines[edit]

Yūbari Station is the terminus of the 18.2 km Yūbari branch of the Sekishō Line.[1] The station is numbered "Y25".[2]

Station layout[edit]

The station consists of a single ground-level side platform serving a terminating track. The Kitaca farecard cannot be used at this station. The station is unattended.

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Sekishō Line Yūbari Branch
Shikanotani (Y24) - Terminus

History[edit]

Yūbari Station opened on 1 November 1892.[1] With the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR Hokkaido.

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Yūbari City Office
  • Yūbari Post office

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b 日本国有鉄道停車場一覧 [JNR Station Directory]. Japan: Japanese National Railways. 1985. p. 189. ISBN 4-533-00503-9. 
  2. ^ "JR Hokkaido Route Map" (PDF). Hokkaido Railway Company. Retrieved 2016-11-19. 


Coordinates: 43°03′03″N 141°58′03″E / 43.0509288°N 141.9674134°E / 43.0509288; 141.9674134