Yatsugi Station

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Yatsugi Station
八次駅
Yatsugi Station building.jpg
Yatsugi Station building.
Location
Prefecture Hiroshima
(See other stations in Hiroshima)
City Miyoshi
History
Opened June 7, 1922
Former name Shiomachi Station
Rail services
Operator(s) JR West
Line(s) Fukuen Line, Geibi Line

Yatsugi Station (八次駅 Yatsugi-eki?) is a JR West Geibi and Fukuen Line station located in Minami Hatajiki-machi, Miyoshi, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. The name of the station came from the opposite shore of the Basen River.

History[edit]

  • 1922-06-07: Yatsugi Station opens
  • 1987-04-01: Japan National Railways is privatized, and Yatsugi Station becomes a JR West station

Station building and platform[edit]

Yatsugi Station features one platform and one line. The station building is compact. Tickets can be purchased at the store in front of Yatsugi Station.

Environs[edit]

  • Yatsugi Post Office
  • Minami Hatajiki Branch Post Office
  • Miyoshi Municipal Yatsugi Elementary
  • Hiroshima Prefectural Miyoshi High School
  • Mazda Automobile Laboratory
  • Basen River

Highway access[edit]

Connecting lines[edit]

All lines are JR West lines.

Geibi Line
Kamisugi StationYatsugi StationMiyoshi Station
Fukuen Line
Kamisugi Station — Yatsugi Station — Miyoshi Station

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 34°48′8.5″N 132°52′44.5″E / 34.802361°N 132.879028°E / 34.802361; 132.879028