Misakubo Station

水窪駅
Misakubo Station in May 2010
General information
LocationMisakubo-cho Jitogata 973, Tenryū-ku, Hamamatsu-shi, Shizuoka-ken
Japan
Coordinates35°09′50″N 137°52′14″E / 35.163871°N 137.870460°E / 35.163871; 137.870460Coordinates: 35°09′50″N 137°52′14″E / 35.163871°N 137.870460°E / 35.163871; 137.870460
Operated by
JR Central
Line(s)
Iida Line
Distance74.3 km from Toyohashi
Platforms1 island platform
Other information
StatusUnstaffed
History
OpenedNovember 11, 1955
Passengers
FY201752 (daily)
Location
Misakubo Station
Misakubo Station
Location within Shizuoka Prefecture
Misakubo Station
Misakubo Station
Misakubo Station (Japan)
Platform
Platform

Misakubo Station (水窪駅, Misakubo-eki) is a railway station on the Iida Line in Tenryū-ku, Hamamatsu, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan, operated by Central Japan Railway Company (JR Central).

Lines

Misakubo Station is served by the Iida Line and is 74.3 kilometers from the starting point of the line at Toyohashi Station.

Station layout

The station has one ground-level island platform connected to a small station building by a level crossing. The station also has a head shunt to permit the passage of express trains. The station is unattended.

Platforms

1  Iida Line For Iida
2  Iida Line For Toyohashi

Adjacent stations

« Service »
Iida Line
Chūbu-Tenryū   Limited Express "Inaji" (特急「伊那路」)   Hiraoka
Mukaichiba   Local (普通)   Ōzore

History

Misakubo Station was established on November 11, 1955 as a station on Japan National Railway (JNR), when the Iida line between Sakuma Station and Ōzore Station was rerouted to avoid the rising waters of the Sakuma Dam. All freight services were discontinued in 1984. Along with the division and privatization of JNR on April 1, 1987, the station came under the control and operation of the Central Japan Railway Company.

Passenger statistics

In fiscal 2016, the station was used by an average of 52 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[1]

Surrounding area

See also

References

  1. ^ 静岡県統計年鑑2017(平成29年)) (PDF) (in Japanese). Japan: Shizuoka Prefecture. 2018. Retrieved 5 July 2019.

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