Yumoto Station

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Yumoto Station
湯本駅
Yumoto station.JPG
Yumoto Station, March 2011
Location Iwaki-Yumoto-cho Tennozaki 92, Iwaki, Fukushima
(福島県いわき市常磐湯本町天王崎92)
Japan
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Jōban Line
History
Opened 1897
Traffic
Passengers (FY2013) 2139 daily

Yumoto Station (湯本駅?, Yumoto-eki) is a JR East railway station located in Iwaki, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan.

Lines[edit]

Yumoto Station is served by the Jōban Line, and is located 201.5 km from the official starting point of the line at Nippori Station.

Station layout[edit]

Yumoto Station has one island platform and one side platform connected to the station building by an overhead passageway. The station has a Midori no Madoguchi staffed ticket office.

Platforms[edit]

1  Jōban Line for Iwaki and Tatsuta
2  Jōban Line for Mito
3  Jōban Line for Mito

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Joban Line
Izumi Local Uchigō

History[edit]

Yumoto Station opened on 25 February 1897. The present station building was compleed I March 1967. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the Japanese National Railways (JNR) on April 1, 1987. A new station building was completed in November 2014.

Surrounding area[edit]

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 37°00′25″N 140°51′00″E / 37.0069°N 140.8501°E / 37.0069; 140.8501