Shimohama Station

Shimohama Station

Shimohama Station, September 2005
Location 1 Shimono, Shimohama-Hanekawa, Akita, Akita
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Uetsu Main Line
Opened 1920

Shimohama Station (下浜駅 Shimohama-eki) is a railway station on the Uetsu Main Line in Akita, Akita, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).


Shimohama Station is served by the Uetsu Main Line, and is located 258.4 km from the starting point of the line at Niitsu Station.

Station layout

Shimohama Station has a side platform and an island platform connected by an overpass, serving three tracks. The station is unattended.


1  Uetsu Main Line for Araya and Akita
2  Uetsu Main Line passing track
3  Uetsu Main Line for Ugo-Honjō and Sakata

Adjacent stations

« Service »
Uetsu Main Line
Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Michikawa   Local   Katsurane


Shimohama Station opened on February 22, 1920.[1] With the privatization of JNR on April 1, 1987, the station came under the control of JR East.

Surrounding area


  1. 日本国有鉄道停車場一覧 [JNR Station Directory]. Japan: Japanese National Railways. 1985. p. 135. ISBN 4-533-00503-9.
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Coordinates: 39°37′7.32″N 140°3′51.34″E / 39.6187000°N 140.0642611°E / 39.6187000; 140.0642611

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