Yasu Station (Shiga)

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Yasu Station
野洲駅
JRW-YasuStation-NorthGate.jpg
The north gate of Yasu Station
Location Yasu, Shiga
Japan
Operated by JR West
Line(s) Biwako Line
History
Opened 1891

Yasu Station (野洲駅?, Yasu-eki) is a train station in Yasu, Shiga, Japan.

Lines[edit]

Layout[edit]

The station has one island platform serving one track (No. 1) and one island platform serving two tracks (Nos. 2 and 3). Trains bound for Kyoto and Osaka use tracks 1 and 2 and trains bound for Maibara use track 3. The ticket windows and gates are located in the building above the platforms.[1]

History[edit]

The station opened on June 16, 1891.[2]

Stations next to Yasu[edit]

« Service »
Biwako Line
Shinohara   Local   Moriyama
Ōmi-Hachiman   Special Rapid   Moriyama

References[edit]

  1. ^ West Japan Railway Company. "構内図". Retrieved March 21, 2014. 
  2. ^ Ishino, Tetsu et al. (eds.) (1998). 停車場変遷大事典 国鉄・JR編 [Station Transition Directory - JNR/JR] (in Japanese). II. Tokyo: JTB Corporation. p. 32. ISBN 4533029809. 


Coordinates: 35°04′07″N 136°01′22″E / 35.068546°N 136.022705°E / 35.068546; 136.022705