Yumoto Station

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Yumoto Station
Yumoto station.JPG
Yumoto Station, March 2011
Location Iwaki-Yumoto-cho Tennozaki 92, Iwaki, Fukushima
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Jōban Line
Opened 1897
Passengers (FY2013) 2139 daily

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


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.


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


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