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Namioka Station (浪岡駅, Namioka-eki) is a railway station on the JR East northern Ōu Main Line located in the city of Aomori, Aomori Prefecture Japan.

Namioka Station

浪岡駅
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Namioka Station in July 2010
Location61 Hosoda, Namioka, Aomori-shi, Aomori-ken 038-1311
Japan
Coordinates40°42′38.11″N 140°34′52.22″E / 40.7105861°N 140.5811722°E / 40.7105861; 140.5811722Coordinates: 40°42′38.11″N 140°34′52.22″E / 40.7105861°N 140.5811722°E / 40.7105861; 140.5811722
Operated byJR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Ōu Main Line
Distance462.1 km from Fukushima
Platforms1 side + 1 island platforms
Other information
StatusStaffed (Midori no Madoguchi )
WebsiteOfficial website
History
Opened7 December 1894
Traffic
Passengers (FY2016)979 daily
Location
Namioka Station is located in Japan
Namioka Station
Namioka Station
Location within Japan
The old Namioka Station

LinesEdit

Namioka Station is served by the Ōu Main Line, and is located 462.1 km from the southern terminus of the line at Fukushima.

Station layoutEdit

The station has one side platform and one island platform serving three tracks, connected to the station building by a footbridge. The station has a Midori no Madoguchi staffed ticket office.

PlatformsEdit

1  Ōu Main Line for Kawabe and Hirosaki
2  Ōu Main Line for Tsugaru-Shinjō and Aomori
3  Ōu Main Line (siding)

Route busEdit

  • Aomori municipal Bus
  • Konan Bus
    • For Kuroishi Station via Hongō
    • For Kuroishi Station via Tobinai and Mayajiri

Adjacent stationsEdit

Service
Ōu Main Line
Kita-Tokiwa   Rapid   Tsugaru-Shinjō
Kita-Tokiwa   Local (各駅停車)   Daishaka

HistoryEdit

Namioka Station was opened on 7 December 1894 as a station on the Japanese Government Railway, the predecessor to the Japan National Railways (JNR) in former Namioka village. With the privatization of the JNR on 1 April 1987, it came under the operational control of JR East. A new station building was completed in November 2009.

Passenger statisticsEdit

In fiscal 2016, the station was used by an average of 979 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[1]

Surrounding areaEdit

  • Namioka post office
  •   National Route 7
  • Aomori city hall Namioka office
  • Namioka onsen

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2016年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2016)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2017. Retrieved 2 January 2018.

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