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Echigo-Mizusawa Station

越後水沢駅
Echigo-Mizusawa Station in April 2010
LocationBaba, Tōkamachi-shi, Niigata-ken 949-8551
Japan
Coordinates37°04′28″N 138°43′06″E / 37.0744°N 138.7182°E / 37.0744; 138.7182Coordinates: 37°04′28″N 138°43′06″E / 37.0744°N 138.7182°E / 37.0744; 138.7182
Operated by
JR East
Line(s) Iiyama Line
Distance67.5 kilometers from Toyono
Platforms1 side platform
Other information
Statusunstaffed
Websitewww.jreast.co.jp/estation/station/info.aspx?StationCd=284
History
Opened1 September 1929
Services
Preceding station
JR East
Following station
Echigo-Tazawa
toward Nagano
Iiyama Line Doichi
Location
Echigo-Mizusawa Station
Echigo-Mizusawa Station
Location within Japan

Echigo-Mizusawa Station (越後水沢駅, Echigo-Mizusawa-eki) is a railway station in the city of Tōkamachi, Niigata, Japan operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines

Echigo-Mizusawa Station is served by the Iiyama Line, and is 67.5 kilometers from the starting point of the line at Toyono Station.

Station layout

The station consists of a single side platform serving one bi-directional track. The station is unattended.

History

Echigo-Mizusawa Station opened on 1 September 1929. With the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR East. A new station building was completed in 1998.

Surrounding area

See also