Okadera Station

Okadera Station (岡寺駅, Okadera-eki) is a railway station located in Kashihara, Nara, Japan.

Okadera Station

岡寺駅
Kintetsu Railway commuter rail station
Okadera Station
The entrance of the underground ticket gate
Location590, Mise-chō, Kashihara
Nara
(奈良県橿原市見瀬町590)
Japan
Coordinates34°28′27″N 135°47′46″E / 34.474256°N 135.796089°E / 34.474256; 135.796089Coordinates: 34°28′27″N 135°47′46″E / 34.474256°N 135.796089°E / 34.474256; 135.796089
Owned byKintetsuLogo.svg Kintetsu Railway
Operated byKintetsuLogo.svg Kintetsu Railway
Line(s) F  Yoshino Line
Distance1.1 km (0.68 mi)
Platforms2 side platforms
Tracks2
Train operatorsKintetsuLogo.svg Kintetsu Railway
Bus stands1
ConnectionsBus interchange Nara Kotsu Bus Lines: 11・12・51・52
Construction
Structure typeAt grade
ParkingNone
Bicycle facilitiesBicycle facilities Available
Disabled accessYes (1 accessible slope for the ticket gate and 2 for each platform)
Other information
Station code F43 
Websitewww.kintetsu.co.jp/station/station_info/en_station08006.html
History
Opened25 January 1923 (1923-01-25)
Passengers
20151,435
Services
Preceding station   KintetsuLogo.svg Kintetsu Railway   Following station
   F  Yoshino Line  
Local
Terminus
Semi-express
toward Yoshino
Express

The station was named after Oka-dera, a Buddhist temple located east of the station. However, the temple recommends visitors use Kashiharajingū-mae Station for bus connections since there is no public transit service from Okadera Station to it.[1]

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Surrounding AreaEdit

Platforms and tracksEdit

The station has two side platforms and two tracks

1  Yoshino Line for Yoshino
2  Yoshino Line for Kashihara-Jingumae, Furuichi and Osaka Abenobashi

External linksEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Access, Okadera website (in Japanese)