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Bell-mae Station (ベル前駅, Beru-mae-eki) is a Fukui Railway Fukubu Line railway station located in the city of Fukui, Fukui Prefecture, Japan.

Bell-mae Station

Bell-mae Station
Location1-11 Hanandō-minami, Fukui-shi, Fukui-ken 918-8015
Coordinates36°02′01″N 136°12′50″E / 36.033733°N 136.213866°E / 36.033733; 136.213866Coordinates: 36°02′01″N 136°12′50″E / 36.033733°N 136.213866°E / 36.033733; 136.213866
Operated byFukutetsu logo.pngFukui Railway
Line(s) Fukubu Line
Distance16.1 km from Echizen-Takefu
Platforms1 side platform
Other information
Station codeF16
WebsiteOfficial website
OpenedOctober 1, 1989
Previous namesHanandō-Minami (until 1993)
Bell-mae Station is located in Japan
Bell-mae Station
Bell-mae Station
Location within Japan


Bell-mae Station is served by the Fukui Railway Fukubu Line, and is located 16.1 kilometers from the terminus of the line at Echizen-Takefu.

Station layoutEdit

The station consists of one ground-level side platform serving a single bi-directional track. The station is staffed during peak hours.

Adjacent stationsEdit

« Service »
Fukui Railway Fukubu Line
Asozu   Express   Sekijūjimae
Ebata   Local   Hanando


The station opened on October 1, 1989 as Hanandō-Minami Station (花堂南駅, Hanandō-Minami-eki). It was renamed to its present name on April 15, 1993.

Surrounding areaEdit

  • Shopping City Bell
  • Hanandō-Minami Intersection - Prefectural Routes 182 (East/West Ring Road) and 229 (Phoenix-dōri)
  • Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport Kinki Regional Development Bureau - Fukui River and Road Office
  • Sakai Ōbex company headquarters
  • Fukui Prefectural Police - Fukui Minami Police Station

See alsoEdit

External linksEdit

  Media related to Bell-mae Station at Wikimedia Commons