Kaesa Station

Kaesa Station in March 2015
LocationToyotsu, Nakano-shi, Nagano-ken 389-2101
Coordinates36°46′09″N 138°19′24″E / 36.7691°N 138.3234°E / 36.7691; 138.3234
Elevation333.1 meters[1]
Operated by
JR East
Line(s) Iiyama Line
Distance8.8 km from Toyono
Platforms1 island platform
Other information
WebsiteOfficial website
Opened20 October 1921
FY2015121 (daily)
Preceding station
JR East
Following station
towards Nagano
Iiyama Line Hachisu
Kaesa Station
Kaesa Station
Location within Nagano Prefecture
Kaesa Station
Kaesa Station
Kaesa Station (Japan)
Station platform and sign, 2019
Station platform and sign, 2019

Kaesa Station (替佐駅, Kaesa-eki) is a railway station in the city of Nakano, Nagano Prefecture, Japan operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).


Kaesa Station is served by the Iiyama Line, and is 8.8 kilometers from the starting point of the line at Toyono Station.[1]

Station layout

The station consists of one ground-level island platform serving two tracks, connected to the station building by a level crossing. The station is a Kan'i itaku station.[1]


1  Iiyama Line for Togarinozawa-Onsen, Tōkamachi and Echigo-Kawaguchi
2  Iiyama Line for Nagano


Kaesa Station opened on 20 October 1921.[1] With the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR East.

Passenger statistics

In fiscal 2015, the station was used by an average of 121 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[2]

Surrounding area

See also


  1. ^ a b c d Shinano Mainichi Shimbun (2011). Nagano Prefecture All Railway Stations, revised edition (長野県鉄道全駅 増補改訂版) (in Japanese). Shinano Mainichi Shinbun Publishing. p. 37. ISBN 9784784071647.
  2. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2015年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2015)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2016. Retrieved 11 December 2016.

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