Yaizu Station

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Yaizu Station
焼津駅
JR Yaizu sta 001.jpg
JR Yaizu Station in 2008
Location 1-1 Sakae, Yaizu, Shizuoka
(静岡県島焼津市栄町一丁目1-1)
Japan
Operated by JR Central
Line(s) Tōkaidō Main Line
Connections
  • Bus terminal
History
Opened 1889
Traffic
Passengers (2006) 10,973 daily

Yaizu Station (焼津駅?, Yaizu-eki) is a railway station in Yaizu, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan, on the Tōkaidō Main Line. It is located 193.7 rail kilometers from Tokyo Station, and is operated by Central Japan Railway Company (JR Central).

Station history[edit]

Yaizu Station was opened on April 16, 1889 when the section of the Tōkaidō Main Line connecting Shizuoka with Hamamatsu was completed. Regularly scheduled freight service was discontinued in 1986.

Lines[edit]

Layout[edit]

Yaizu Station has a single island platform serving Track 1 and Track 2, connected to the station building by an overpass. The station building has automated ticket machines, TOICA automated turnstiles and a manned "Green Window" service counter.

Platform[edit]

1  Tōkaidō Main Line For Fujieda, Shimada, Hamamatsu
2  Tōkaidō Main Line For Shizuoka, Numazu

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Central Japan Railway Company
Tōkaidō Main Line
Home Liner: Does not stop at this station
Mochimune   Local   Nishi-Yaizu

References[edit]

  • Yoshikawa, Fumio. Tokaido-sen 130-nen no ayumi. Grand-Prix Publishing (2002) ISBN 4-87687-234-1.(Japanese)

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 34°52′20″N 138°19′4″E / 34.87222°N 138.31778°E / 34.87222; 138.31778