Yashiroda Station

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Yashiroda Station
矢代田駅
20080621 yashiroda east.jpg
Yashiroda Station east exit, August 2008
Location Yashroda, Akiha-ku, Niigata-shi, Niigata-ken
Japan
Operated by JR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Shin'etsu Main Line
Distance 114.8 km from Naoetsu
Platforms 2 side platforms
Other information
Website www.jreast.co.jp/estation/station/info.aspx?StationCd=1577
History
Opened 20 November 1897
Traffic
Passengers (FY2015) 1,122 daily
Location
Yashiroda Station is located in Japan
Yashiroda Station
Yashiroda Station
Location within Japan

Yashiroda Station (矢代田駅, Yashiroda-eki) is a train station in Akiha-ku, Niigata, Niigata Prefecture, Japan.

Lines[edit]

Yashiroda Station is served by the Shin'etsu Main Line, and is 114.8 kilometers from the starting point of the line at Naoetsu Station.

Layout[edit]

The station consists of two ground-level side platforms, serving two tracks, with the station situated above the tracks. The station has a "Midori no Madoguchi" staffed ticket office.

Platforms[edit]

1  Shin'etsu Main Line for Hanyūda, Nagaoka
2  Shin'etsu Main Line for Niitsu, Niigata

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Shin'etsu Main Line
Tagami - Furutsu

History[edit]

The station opened on 20 November 1897. With the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR East. A new station building was completed in 2008.

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2015, the station was used by an average of 1,122 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[1]

Surrounding area[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2015年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2015)] (in Japanese). East Japan Railway Company. 2016. Retrieved 8 October 2016. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 37°44′55″N 139°05′45″E / 37.7486°N 139.0957°E / 37.7486; 139.0957