Yotsugoya Station

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Yotsugoya Station

Yotsugoya Sta 001.jpg
Yotsugoya Station, August 2012
LocationYotsugoya, Akita, Akita
Operated byJR East
Line(s)Ōu Main Line

Yotsugoya Station (四ツ小屋駅, Yotsugoya-eki) is a railway station on the Ōu Main Line in Akita, Akita, Japan, operated by the East Japan Railway Company (JR East).


Yotsugoya Station is served by trains on the Ōu Main Line, and is located 292.3 km from the starting point of the line at Fukushima Station.

Station layout[edit]

Yotsugoya Station has a single island platform, connected to the station building by an overpass. Akita Shinkansen trains run through this station, using the tracks adjacent to Platform 1. The station is unattended.


1  Ōu Main Line for Akita
2  Ōu Main Line for Ōmagari and Yokote

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Ōu Main Line
Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Wada   Local   Akita


Yotsugoya Station was opened on 16 August 1917 as a station on the Japanese Government Railways (JGR).[1] JGR became the Japanese National Railways (JNR) after World War II. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of JNR on 1 April 1987. A new station building was completed in 2004.[citation needed]

Surrounding area[edit]


  1. ^ 日本国有鉄道停車場一覧 [JNR Station Directory]. Japan: Japanese National Railways. 1985. p. 127. ISBN 4-533-00503-9.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 39°39′38.8″N 140°8′41.3″E / 39.660778°N 140.144806°E / 39.660778; 140.144806