Shimokawai Station in October 2007
|Location||Sakuma-cho, Kawai 595, Tenryū-ku, Hamamatsu-shi, Shizuoka-ken|
|Operated by||JR Central|
|Distance||59.9 km from Toyohashi|
|Platforms||1 side platform|
|Opened||November 11, 1934|
|Passengers (FY2017)||15 (daily)|
The station has one ground-level side platform serving a single bi-directional track, with a small waiting room built onto the platform. It formerly had a single island platform, but was rebuilt in 2008. The station is unattended.
|Limited Express "Inaji" (特急「伊那路」): Does not stop at this station|
Shimokawai Station was established on November 11, 1934. On August 1, 1943, the Sanshin Railway was nationalized along with several other local lines to form the Iida line. All freight services were discontinued in 1971. Along with its division and privatization of JNR on April 1, 1987, the station came under the control and operation of the Central Japan Railway Company.
In fiscal 2016, the station was used by an average of 15 passengers daily (boarding passengers only). 
- 静岡県統計年鑑2017(平成29年)) (PDF) (in Japanese). Japan: Shizuoka Prefecture. 2018. Retrieved 5 July 2019.
Media related to Shimo-Kawai Station at Wikimedia Commons
- (in Japanese) Iida Line station information