Takahagi Station

Takahagi Station (高萩駅, Takahagi-eki) is a passenger railway station in the city of Takahagi, Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Takahagi Station

高萩駅
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Takahagi Station, March 2014
General information
Location1928 Takahagi,[Takahagi-shi, Ibaraki-ken 318-0034
Japan
Coordinates36°42′50″N 140°43′02″E / 36.7138°N 140.7172°E / 36.7138; 140.7172Coordinates: 36°42′50″N 140°43′02″E / 36.7138°N 140.7172°E / 36.7138; 140.7172
Operated byJR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Joban Line
Distance162.5 km from Nippori
Platforms1 island platform
Other information
StatusStaffed (Midori no Madoguchi)
WebsiteOfficial website
History
Opened25 February 1897; 125 years ago (1897-02-25)
Passengers
FY20192643 daily
Services
Preceding station JR logo (east).svg JR East Following station
Hitachi
towards Shinagawa
Hitachi
(limited service)
Isohara
(limited service)
towards Sendai
Tokiwa Terminus
Jūō
towards Shinagawa
Jōban Line
Local-Futsuu
Minami-Nakagō
towards Sendai
Location
Takahagi Station is located in Ibaraki Prefecture
Takahagi Station
Takahagi Station
Location within Ibaraki Prefecture
Takahagi Station is located in Japan
Takahagi Station
Takahagi Station
Takahagi Station (Japan)

LinesEdit

Takahagi Station is served by the Jōban Line, and is located 162.5 km from the official starting point of the line at Nippori Station in Tokyo.

Station layoutEdit

The station consists of has one island platform connected to the station building by a footbridge. The station has a Midori no Madoguchi staffed ticket office.

PlatformsEdit

1  Jōban Line for Isohara, Iwaki, Tomioka, Namie, Haranomachi and Sendai
2  Joban Line
(JU Ueno-Tokyo Line)
for Hitachi, Katsuta, Mito, Tomobe, Ishioka, Tsuchiura, Ueno, Tokyo and Shinagawa
 Mito Line for Hitachi, Katsuta, Mito, Tomobe, Kasama, Shimodate, and Oyama

HistoryEdit

The station opened on 25 February 1897. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987. A new station building was completed in March 2014.[citation needed]

Passenger statisticsEdit

In fiscal 2019, the station was used by an average of 2643 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[1]

GalleryEdit

Surrounding areaEdit

  • Takahagi Post Office
  •   National Route 6
  • Ibaraki Prefectural Takahagi High School
  • Ibaraki Prefectural Takahagi Kiyomatsu High School
  • Takahagi City Library

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2019年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2019)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2020. Retrieved 11 August 2020.

External linksEdit

  Media related to Takahagi Station at Wikimedia Commons