Kashimajingū Station

Kashimajingū Station (鹿島神宮駅, Kashima-Jingū-eki) is a junction passenger railway station located in the city of Kashima, Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan, operated by the East Japan Railway Company (JR East) and the by the third sector Kashima Rinkai Railway.

Kashimajingū Station

Kashimajingū Station September 2015
LocationMiyashita 4-chome, Kashima-shi, Ibaraki-ken 314-0032
Coordinates35°58′14″N 140°37′31″E / 35.9706°N 140.6254°E / 35.9706; 140.6254Coordinates: 35°58′14″N 140°37′31″E / 35.9706°N 140.6254°E / 35.9706; 140.6254
Operated by
Distance14.2 km from Katori
Platforms1 island platform
Other information
WebsiteOfficial website
OpenedAugust 20, 1970
Preceding station JR logo (east).svg JR East Following station
towards Sawara
Kashima Line Kashima Soccer Stadium
Preceding station Kashima Rinkai Railway Following station
Terminus Ōarai Kashima Line Kashima Soccer Stadium
towards Mito
Kashimajingū Station is located in Ibaraki Prefecture
Kashimajingū Station
Kashimajingū Station
Location within Ibaraki Prefecture
Kashimajingū Station is located in Japan
Kashimajingū Station
Kashimajingū Station
Kashimajingū Station (Japan)
Signboard of Kashimajingū Station
Platform of Kashimajingū Station


Kashimajingū Station is served by the Kashima Line, and is located 14.2 km from the official starting point of the line at Katori Station. The station is also served by the trains of the Ōarai Kashima Line. The adjacent Kashima Soccer Stadium Station is the boundary of the Kashima Line and the Ōarai Kashima Line.

Station layoutEdit

The station consists of one elevated island platform with the station building underneath. The station is staffed.


1  Ōarai Kashima Line for Kashima Soccer Stadium, Ōarai and Mito
2  Kashima Line for Sawara and Narita and Tokyo


The station opened on August 20, 1970.[1] The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987.

Passenger statisticsEdit

In fiscal 2019, the JR station was used by an average of 968 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[2]

Surrounding areaEdit

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "JR東日本:各駅情報(鹿島神宮駅)". Retrieved October 20, 2011.
  2. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2019年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2019)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2020. Retrieved 11 August 2020.

External linksEdit

  Media related to Kashima-Jingū Station at Wikimedia Commons