Sukagawa Station

Sukagawa Station (須賀川駅, Sukagawa-eki) is a railway station in the city of Sukagawa, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Sukagawa Station

須賀川駅
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Sukagawa Station in September 2012
Location63-1 Nakayama, Sukagawa-shi, Fukushima-ken 962-0004
Japan
Coordinates37°18′01″N 140°22′21″E / 37.3002°N 140.3724°E / 37.3002; 140.3724Coordinates: 37°18′01″N 140°22′21″E / 37.3002°N 140.3724°E / 37.3002; 140.3724
Operated byJR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Tōhoku Main Line
Distance215.1 km from Tokyo
Platforms2 side platforms
ConnectionsBus stop
Other information
StatusStaffed (Midori no Madoguchi)
WebsiteOfficial website
History
OpenedJuly 16, 1887
Passengers
FY20162307 daily
Services
Preceding station JR logo (east).svg JR East Following station
Kagamiishi
toward Kuroiso
Tōhoku Main Line
Local
Asaka-Nagamori
toward Morioka
Location
Sukagawa Station is located in Fukushima Prefecture
Sukagawa Station
Sukagawa Station
Location within Fukushima Prefecture
Sukagawa Station is located in Japan
Sukagawa Station
Sukagawa Station
Sukagawa Station (Japan)

OverviewEdit

  • This station is a representative station of Sukagawa City, and is the closest station to the city center, Midorigaoka Park, Sukagawa Botan Garden and Yoshimine Fuji Garden.

LinesEdit

Sukagawa Station is served by the Tōhoku Main Line, and is located 215.1 kilometers from the official starting point of the line at Tokyo Station.

Station layoutEdit

The station has two opposed side platforms. The station has a Midori no Madoguchi staffed ticket office.

PlatformsEdit

1  Tōhoku Main Line for Shin-Shirakawa and Kuroiso
2  Tōhoku Main Line for Kōriyama and Fukushima

Operation from at this stationEdit

  • Upbound (for Yabuki, Shirakawa & Shin-Shirakawa)
    • During the day, one ordinary train (for Shin-Shirakawa) stops approximately every hour. Some trains also have Yabuki and Shirakawa lines. If you use the Kuroiso area from this station, you need to transfer at Shin-Shirakawa.
  • Downhill (for Kōriyama, Motomiya & Fukushima)
    • During the day, as in the case of climbing, one ordinary train (bound for Koriyama) stops approximately every hour. Some trains are also set up for Fukushima north of Koriyama and for Sendai.

HistoryEdit

Sukagawa Station opened on July 16, 1887. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the Japanese National Railways (JNR) on April 1, 1987.

Passenger statisticsEdit

In fiscal 2018, the station was used by an average of 2,294 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[1]

Surrounding areaEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2018年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2018)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2019. Retrieved 2 January 2019.

External linksEdit