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Ishibashi Station (Tochigi)

Ishibashi Station
石橋駅
Ishibashi Station, January 2005
Location
Prefecture Tochigi
(See other stations in Tochigi)
City Shimotsuke
Neighborhood 240 Ishibashi
Address in Japanese 栃木県下野市石橋240
History
Opened 1885
Rail services
Operator(s) JR East
Line(s) Utsunomiya Line
Shōnan-Shinjuku Line
Statistics 4,802 passengers/day (FY2014)
There is a bus stop near this station

Ishibashi Station (石橋駅 Ishibashi-eki) is a railway station on the Utsunomiya Line in Shimotsuke, Tochigi, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Contents

  • Lines 1
  • Station layout 2
    • Platforms 2.1
  • Adjacent stations 3
  • History 4
  • Surrounding area 5
  • References 6
  • External links 7

Lines

Ishibashi Station is served by the Utsunomiya Line (Tohoku Main Line), and is 95.4 km from the starting point of the line at Tokyo. Through services to and from the Tokaido Line and Yokosuka Line are also provided via the Shonan-Shinjuku Line and Ueno-Tokyo Line.

Station layout

This station has an elevated station building, located above two opposed [side platform]]s serving two tracks.

Platforms

1  Utsunomiya Line for Utsunomiya and Kuroiso
 Shonan-Shinjuku Line for Utsunomiya
2  Utsunomiya Line for Oyama, Ōmiya, and Ueno
 Shonan-Shinjuku Line for Ōmiya, Ikebukuro, Shinjuku, Yokohama, and Zushi

Adjacent stations

« Service »
Utsunomiya Line
Jichi-Idai   Commuter Rapid   Suzumenomiya
Jichi-Idai   Rapid   Suzumenomiya
Jichi-Idai   Local   Suzumenomiya

History

Ishibashi Station opened on 16 July 1895.[1] With the privatization of JNR on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR East.

Surrounding area

References

  1. ^ JR East station information. Retrieved on 27 February 2009. (Japanese)

External links

  • JR East station information (Japanese)

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