Sanyo Himeji Station

Sanyo Himeji Station (山陽姫路駅, San'yō Himeji-eki) is a railway station located in the heart of Himeji, Japan and is the western terminus of the Main Line of Sanyo Electric Railway.

Sanyō Himeji Station

LocationMinamimachi, Himeji, Hyōgo
Coordinates34°49′43.75″N 134°41′23.27″E / 34.8288194°N 134.6897972°E / 34.8288194; 134.6897972Coordinates: 34°49′43.75″N 134°41′23.27″E / 34.8288194°N 134.6897972°E / 34.8288194; 134.6897972
Operated bySanyo Electric Railway
Line(s)Main Line
  • Bus terminal
Previous namesHimeji-ekimae; Dentetsu Himeji (until 1991)

The station building is located close to the JR West Himeji Station on the Sanyō Main Line and Sanyō Shinkansen.


The station is accessible from the street through Sanyo Department Store in central Himeji. It has four elevated tracks with four bay platforms, each track except Track 4 with platform on each side.

Main Line (for Akashi, Kobe Sannomiya and Osaka)
1, 2  mainly local trains
3, 4  mainly limited express trains


West Japan Railway Company (JR West) Himeji Station

Adjacent stationsEdit

Sanyo Electric Railway

Main Line
Limited Express, Through Limited Express
Sanyo Himeji - Shikama
"S" Limited Express (incoming only), Local
Sanyo Himeji - Tegara

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