Yashū-Hirakawa Station

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Yashū-Hirakawa Station
Yashū-Hirakawa Station in May 2011
Location 2290-19 Omiya-machi, Tochigi, Tochigi
Operated by Tobu Railway
Line(s) Tobu Utsunomiya Line
Other information
Station code TN-31
Opened 1944
Passengers (FY2010) 950 daily

Yashū-Hirakawa Station (野州平川駅?, Yashū-Hirakawa-eki) is a railway station on the Tobu Utsunomiya Line in Tochigi, Tochigi, Japan, operated by the private railway operator Tobu Railway. The station is numbered "TN-31".


Yashū-Hirakawa Station is served by the Tobu Utsunomiya Line, and is 2.0 km from the starting point of the line at Shin-Tochigi.

Station layout[edit]

The station consists of two opposed side platforms connected to the station building by an overhead passageway.


1  Tobu Utsunomiya Line for Tochigi
2  Tobu Utsunomiya Line for Tōbu Utsunomiya

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Tōbu Utsunomiya Line
Limited Express Shimotsuke: Does not stop at this station
Shin-Tochigi - Yashū-Ōtsuka


Yashū-Hirakawa Station opened on 1 October 1944. From 17 March 2012, station numbering was introduced on all Tobu lines, with Yashū-Hirakawa Station becoming "TN-31".[1]

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Hirakawa Industrial Park

See also[edit]


  1. ^ 「東武スカイツリーライン」誕生! あわせて駅ナンバリングを導入し、よりわかりやすくご案内します [Tobu Sky Tree Line created! Station numbering to be introduced at same time] (pdf). Tobu News (in Japanese). Tobu Railway. 9 February 2012. Retrieved 27 May 2015. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 36°24′05″N 139°45′14″E / 36.4015°N 139.7538°E / 36.4015; 139.7538