Yasu Station (Shiga)

Yasu Station (野洲駅, Yasu-eki) is a train station in Yasu, Shiga, Japan.

Yasu Station

野洲駅
JRW-YasuStation-NorthGate.jpg
The north gate of Yasu Station
LocationYasu, Shiga
Japan
Operated byJR West
Line(s)Biwako Line
History
Opened1891

LinesEdit

LayoutEdit

The station has one island platform serving one track (No. 1) and one island platform serving two tracks (Nos. 2 and 3). Trains bound for Kyoto and Osaka use tracks 1 and 2 and trains bound for Maibara use track 3. The ticket windows and gates are located in the building above the platforms.[1]

HistoryEdit

The station opened on June 16, 1891.[2]

Stations next to YasuEdit

« Service »
Biwako Line
Limited Express "Hida": Does not stop at this station
Terminus   Local (4 doors)   Moriyama
Shinohara   Local (3 doors)   Moriyama
Ōmi-Hachiman   Special Rapid   Moriyama

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ West Japan Railway Company. "構内図". Retrieved March 21, 2014.
  2. ^ Ishino, Tetsu; et al., eds. (1998). 停車場変遷大事典 国鉄・JR編 [Station Transition Directory - JNR/JR] (in Japanese). II. Tokyo: JTB Corporation. p. 32. ISBN 4533029809.


Coordinates: 35°04′07″N 136°01′22″E / 35.068546°N 136.022705°E / 35.068546; 136.022705