Gembudō Station (玄武洞駅, Genbudō-eki) is a passenger railway station located in the city of Toyooka, Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan, operated by West Japan Railway Company (JR West).

Gembudō Station

Gembudō Station, October 2007
General information
LocationKinosakicho Uyama, Toyooka-shi, Hyōgo-ken 669-6116
Coordinates35°35′19″N 134°47′58″E / 35.588666°N 134.799306°E / 35.588666; 134.799306
Owned by West Japan Railway Company
Operated by West Japan Railway Company
Line(s) San'in Main Line
Distance153.7 km (95.5 mi) from Kyoto
Platforms2 side platforms
  • Bus stop
Other information
WebsiteOfficial website
Opened21 April 1918 (1918-04-21)
FY201932 daily
Gembudō Station is located in Hyōgo Prefecture
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Gembudō Station
Location within Hyōgo Prefecture
Gembudō Station is located in Japan
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Gembudō Station
Gembudō Station (Japan)

Lines edit

Gembudō Station is served by the San'in Main Line, and is located 153.7 kilometers from the terminus of the line at Kyoto.

Station layout edit

The station consists of two ground-level opposed side platforms connected by a footbridge. The station is unattended.

Platforms edit

1    San'in Main Line for Toyooka, Kyoto and Osaka
2    San'in Main Line for Kinosaki Onsen and Tottori

Adjacent stations edit

« Service »
West Japan Railway Company (JR West) Sanin Main Line
Limited Express Hamakaze: Does not stop at this station
Limited Express Kounotori: Does not stop at this station
Limited Express Kinosaki: Does not stop at this station
Toyooka   Local   Kinosakionsen
Toyooka   Rapid   Kinosakionsen

History edit

Gembudō Station opened as a provisional stop on March 2, 1912 and was elevated to a full passenger station on April 21, 1918. With the privatization of the Japan National Railways (JNR) on April 1, 1987, the station came under the aegis of the West Japan Railway Company.

Passenger statistics edit

In fiscal 2016, the station was used by an average of 32 passengers daily[1]

Surrounding area edit

  • Gembudō caves

See also edit

References edit

  1. ^ 令和2年版豊岡市統計書 [Toyooka City Statistical Yearbook] (PDF) (in Japanese). Japan: Toyooka City. 2019. Retrieved 11 August 2021.

External links edit

  Media related to Gembudō Station at Wikimedia Commons