Hōsono Station

Hōsono Station (祝園駅, Hōsono-eki) is a railway station on the West Japan Railway Company (JR West) Katamachi Line (Gakkentoshi Line) in Seika, Soraku District, Kyoto Prefecture, Japan. There is a transfer at this station to the nearby Shin-Hōsono Station on Kintetsu Kyoto Line.

Hōsono Station

Housono Station platform
Location1-50, Nagatsuka, Hosono, Seika, Soraku, Kyoto
Coordinates34°45′35.88″N 135°47′30.98″E / 34.7599667°N 135.7919389°E / 34.7599667; 135.7919389Coordinates: 34°45′35.88″N 135°47′30.98″E / 34.7599667°N 135.7919389°E / 34.7599667; 135.7919389
Operated byJR West
Line(s)Katamachi Line (Gakkentoshi Line)
  • Bus terminal
Hōsono Station is located in Kyoto Prefecture
Hōsono Station
Hōsono Station
Location within Kyoto Prefecture
Hōsono Station is located in Japan
Hōsono Station
Hōsono Station
Hōsono Station (Japan)


Hōsono Station has two side platforms serving two tracks.


1  Gakkentoshi Line for Shijonawate and Kyobashi
2  Gakkentoshi Line for Kizu

Bus connectionsEdit

Nara Kotsu

  • Platform 1
    • 36, 47, 48, 74
  • Platform 2
    • 38, 39, 41
  • Platform 3
    • 66, 73
  • Seika circuit bus
    • North Route
    • South Route

Stations next to HōsonoEdit

« Service »
Katamachi Line (Gakkentoshi Line)
Nishi-Kizu   Rapid Service   Shimokoma
Nishi-Kizu   Regional Rapid Service   Shimokoma
Nishi-Kizu   Local   Shimokoma

External linksEdit

  Media related to Hōsono Station (Kyoto) at Wikimedia Commons