Yahiko Station

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Yahiko Station
弥彦駅
Yahiko Station zenkei.JPG
Yahiko Station in April 2014
Location Yahiko, Yahiko-mura, Nishikanbara-gun, Niigata-ken 959-0323
Japan
Operated by JR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Yahiko Line
Platforms 1 side platform
Tracks 1
Other information
Website Official website
History
Opened 16 October 1916
Traffic
Passengers (FY2015) 252 daily
Location
Yahiko Station is located in JR Yahiko Line
Yahiko Station
Yahiko Station
Location within JR Yahiko Line
Yahiko Station is located in Japan
Yahiko Station
Yahiko Station
Yahiko Station (Japan)

Yahiko Station (弥彦駅, Yahiko-eki) is a railway station on the Yahiko Line in Yahiko, Niigata, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Yahiko Station is the terminus of the Yahiko Line, and is 17.4 kilometers from opposing terminus of the line at Higashi-Sanjō Station.

Station layout[edit]

View of the station platform, November 2008

The station has a single ground-level side platform.

The station has a Midori no Madoguchi staffed ticket office. Suica farecards can be used at this station[1].

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Yahiko Line
Terminus Local Yahagi

History[edit]

The station opened on 16 October 1916. With the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR East.

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2015, the station was used by an average of 252 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[2]

Surrounding area[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Suica>利用可能エリア>新潟エリア>拡大図 [Suica Area in Niigata] (in Japanese). Japan: JR East. Retrieved 10 January 2018. 
  2. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2015年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2015)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2016. Retrieved 21 August 2016. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 37°41′58″N 138°49′55″E / 37.6994°N 138.8320°E / 37.6994; 138.8320