Shironishi Station

城西駅
Shironishi Station.jpg
Shironishi Station in August 2004
General information
LocationSakuma-cho, Aijiki, Tenryū-ku, Hamamatsu-shi, Shizuoka-ken
Japan
Coordinates35°07′55″N 137°51′43″E / 35.131842°N 137.862056°E / 35.131842; 137.862056Coordinates: 35°07′55″N 137°51′43″E / 35.131842°N 137.862056°E / 35.131842; 137.862056
Operated by
JR logo (central).svg
JR Central
Line(s)
JR Central Iida Line.svg
Iida Line
Distance70.5 km from Toyohashi
Platforms1 side platform
Other information
StatusUnstaffed
History
OpenedNovember 11, 1955
Passengers
FY201719 (daily)
Location
Shironishi Station is located in Shizuoka Prefecture
Shironishi Station
Shironishi Station
Location within Shizuoka Prefecture
Shironishi Station is located in Japan
Shironishi Station
Shironishi Station
Shironishi Station (Japan)

Shironishi Station (城西駅, Shironishi-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

Shironishi Station is served by the Iida Line and is 70.5 kilometers from the starting point of the line at Toyohashi Station.

Station layout

The station has one ground-level side platform serving a single bi-directional track, with a small wooden station building. Until 2008, the station had a single island platform, but was rebuilt in 2008. The station is not attended.

Adjacent stations

« Service »
Iida Line
Limited Express "Inaji" (特急「伊那路」): Does not stop at this station
Aizuki   Local (普通)   Mukaichiba

Station history

Shironishi 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. Freight services were discontinued in 1974. The station has been unmanned since 1984. Along with its 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 19 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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