Yotsugoya Station

Yotsugoya Station

Yotsugoya Station, August 2012
Location Yotsugoya, Akita, Akita
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Ōu Main Line
Opened 1917

Yotsugoya Station (四ツ小屋駅 Yotsugoya-eki) is a railway station on the Ōu Main Line in Akita, Akita, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).


Yotsugoya Station is served by the Ōu Main Line, and is located 292.3 km from the starting point of the line at Fukushima Station.

Station layout

Yotsugoya Station has a single island platform, connected to the station building by an overpass. The route of the Akita Shinkansen runs through this station, using the tracks adjacent to Platform 1. The station is unattended.


1  Ōu Main Line for Akita
2  Ōu Main Line for Ōmagari and Yokote

Adjacent stations

« Service »
Ōu Main Line
Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Wada   Local   Akita


Yotsugoya Station opened on August 16, 1917 as a station on the Japanese Government Railways (JGR).[1] JGR became the Japanese National Railways (JNR) after World War II. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of JNR on April 1, 1987. A new station building was completed in 2004.

Surrounding area


  1. 日本国有鉄道停車場一覧 [JNR Station Directory]. Japan: Japanese National Railways. 1985. p. 127. ISBN 4-533-00503-9.
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Coordinates: 39°39′38.8″N 140°8′41.3″E / 39.660778°N 140.144806°E / 39.660778; 140.144806

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