Yamadera Station

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Yamadera Station Station
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Yamadera Station in 2008
Location 4273, Oaza Yamadera, Yamagata, Yamagata
Coordinates 38°18′35″N 140°26′06″E / 38.309722°N 140.435000°E / 38.309722; 140.435000Coordinates: 38°18′35″N 140°26′06″E / 38.309722°N 140.435000°E / 38.309722; 140.435000
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Senzan Line
  • Bus stop
Passengers (FY 2012) 491 daily

Yamadera Station (山寺駅, Yamadera-eki) is a railway station in the city of Yamagata, Yamagata Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).


Yamadera Station is served by the Senzan Line, and is located 48.7 rail kilometers from the terminus of the line at Sendai Station.

Station layout[edit]

Yamadera Station has a single island platform connected to the station building by an overhead walkway. The station is designed to resemble a Buddhist temple.


1  Senzan Line for Sakunami, Ayashi and Sendai
2  Senzan Line for Uzen-Chitose and Yamagata

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Senzan Line
Omoshiroyama-Kōgen   Local   Takase
Omoshiroyama-Kōgen   Rapid A   Uzen-Chitose
Omoshiroyama-Kōgen   Rapid B   Takase
Omoshiroyama-Kōgen   Rapid C   Uzen-Chitose
Omoshiroyama-Kōgen   Rapid D   Uzen-Chitose


Yamadera Station opened on October 17, 1933. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of JNR on 1 April 1987.

Surrounding area[edit]

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