Tottori Station

Tottori Station (鳥取駅, Tottori-eki) is a railway station on the Sanin Main Line in the city of Tottori, in Tottori Prefecture, Japan, operated by the West Japan Railway Company (JR West). It is located in the Higashihonji-chō district of the city of Tottori.[1]

Tottori Station

鳥取駅
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Tottori Station southern entrance, July 2006
Location111 Higashihonji-chō, Tottori, Tottori
(鳥取県鳥取市東品治町111番地)
Japan
Coordinates35°29′40″N 134°13′31″E / 35.494316°N 134.225378°E / 35.494316; 134.225378Coordinates: 35°29′40″N 134°13′31″E / 35.494316°N 134.225378°E / 35.494316; 134.225378
Operated byJR West
Line(s)Sanin Main Line
History
Opened1908

LinesEdit

Tottori Station is served by the Sanin Main Line, with limited express Super Hakuto services to and from Kyoto, Hamakaze services to and from Osaka and Super Inaba services to and from Okayama. It is also served by Super Oki and Super Matsukaze limited express services to and from Masuda and Shin-Yamaguchi via Yonago.

Station layoutEdit

The station has two island platforms serving four tracks located on the third floor. It has a "Midori no Madoguchi" staffed ticket office.

HistoryEdit

Tottori Station opened on 5 April 1908.[2] With the privatization of JNR on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR West.[2]

Surrounding areaEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 鳥取 [Tottori Station] (in Japanese). Osaka: West Japan Railway Company. c. 2012. Retrieved 20 August 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ a b Ishino, Tetsu, ed. (1998). 停車場変遷大辞典 国鉄・JR編 [Station Transition Directory - JNR/JR]. II. Japan: JTB. p. 305. ISBN 4-533-02980-9.

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