Tamaru Station (田丸駅, Tamaru-eki) is a passenger railway station in located in the town of Tamaki, Watarai District, Mie Prefecture, Japan, operated by Central Japan Railway Company (JR Tōkai).
|Location||80 Sata, Tamaki-cho, Watarai-gun, Mie-ken 519-0414|
|Coordinates||34°29′16″N 136°38′05″E / 34.4878°N 136.6346°ECoordinates: 34°29′16″N 136°38′05″E / 34.4878°N 136.6346°E|
|Operated by||JR Tōkai|
|Line(s)||■ Sangū Line|
|Distance||60.8 km from Kameyama|
|Platforms||2 side platforms|
|Opened||December 31, 1893|
Tamaru Station is served by the Sangū Line, and is located 7.0 rail kilometers from the terminus of the line at Taki Station.
The station consists of two opposed side platforms, connected by a level crossing. The station is unattended.
|1||■ Sangū Line||For Iseshi|
|2||■ Sangū Line||for Matsusaka, Kameyama, Yokkaichi and Nagoya|
|JR Sangū Line|
|Taki||Rapid "Mie" 4 for Nagoya||Miyagawa|
|Tokida||Rapid "Mie" 2 for Nagoya
Rapid "Mie" 19, 21, 23, 25 for Iseshi
Tamaru Station opened on December 31, 1893, as a station on the privately owned Sangū Railway. The line was nationalized on October 1, 1907, becoming part of the Japanese Government Railway (JGR), which became the Japan National Railways (JNR) after World War II. The current station building was completed in 1912. The station was absorbed into the JR Central network upon the privatization of the JNR on April 1, 1987. The station has been unattended since October 1, 2012.
In fiscal 2019, the station was used by an average of 550 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).
- Tamaru Castle ruins
- Tamaki Town Hall
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