Kiriishi Station

切石駅
Kiriishi Station platform in August 2008
General information
LocationKanae-Kirishi, Iida-shi, Nagano-ken 395-0807
Japan
Coordinates35°30′45″N 137°48′33″E / 35.5125°N 137.8092°E / 35.5125; 137.8092Coordinates: 35°30′45″N 137°48′33″E / 35.5125°N 137.8092°E / 35.5125; 137.8092
Elevation493 meters[1]
Operated by
JR Central
Line(s)
Iida Line
Distance127.7 km from Toyohashi
Platforms1 side platform
Other information
StatusUnstaffed
History
Opened1 August 1943
Passengers
FY2013123 (daily)
Location
Kiriishi Station
Kiriishi Station
Location within Nagano Prefecture
Kiriishi Station
Kiriishi Station
Kiriishi Station (Japan)

Kiriishi Station (切石駅, Kiriishi-eki) is a railway station on the Iida Line in the city of Iida, Nagano Prefecture, Japan, operated by Central Japan Railway Company (JR Central).[1]

Lines

Kiriishi Station is served by the Iida Line and is 127.7 kilometers from the starting point of the line at Toyohashi Station.[1]

Station layout

The station consists of a single ground-level side platform serving one bi-directional track. There is no station building, but only a platform built on top of the platform.[1]

Adjacent stations

« Service »
Iida Line
Limited Express Inaji: Does not stop at this station
Kanae   Local   Iida

History

Kiriishi Station opened on 17 December 1926 a temporary stop. It was elevated to a full station on 1 August 1943. With the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR Central.[1]

Passenger statistics

In fiscal 2016, the station was used by an average of 123 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[2]

Surrounding area

See also

References

  1. ^ a b c d e 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. ISBN 9784784071647.
  2. ^ 市勢の概要2016(平成28年版)I.運輸・通信 [City Statistics (Fiscal 2016) section I Transport - Communications] (in Japanese). Japan: Iida City. 2017.

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