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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

山陽姫路駅
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LocationMinamimachi, Himeji, Hyōgo
(兵庫県姫路市南町)
Japan
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
Connections
  • Bus terminal
History
Opened1923
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.

StructureEdit

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

ConnectionsEdit

Adjacent stationsEdit

Sanyo Electric Railway

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

External linksEdit