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Nishi Ueda Station

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Elevation  421 m
Distance  44.4 km from Karuizawa
Line(s)  ■ Shinano Railway Line
Opened  1 June 1920
Nishi-Ueda Station
Location  Shimo-Shiojiri, Ueda-shi, Nagano-ken Japan
Operated by  Shinano Railway JR Freight
Platforms  1 side + 1 island platform
Address  Japan, 〒386-0043 長野県上田市下塩尻屋敷341-2
Similar  Shinano‑Kokubunji Station, Tekuno‑Sakaki Station, Sakaki Station, Akasakaue Station, Shigeno Station

nishi ueda station


Nishi-Ueda Station (西上田駅, Nishi-Ueda-eki) is a railway station on the third-sector railway operating company Shinano Railway, in Ueda, Nagano, Japan. The station also has a freight terminal for the Japan Freight Railway Company (JR Freight).

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Lines

Nishi-Ueda Station is served by the Shinano Railway Line and is 44.4 kilometers from the starting point of the line at Karuizawa Station.

Station layout

The station consists of two ground-level island platforms, connected to the station building by a footbridge. However, only one side of one of the island platforms is used, giving the station a one side/one island platform configuration serving three tracks.

History

The station opened on 1 June 1920 as Kita-Shiojiri Station (北塩尻駅). It was renamed Nishi-Ueda on 10 April 1956.

Passenger statistics

In fiscal 2011, the station was used by an average of 1,764 passengers daily.

Surrounding area

  • National Route 18
  • Ueda Nishi High School
  • References

    Nishi-Ueda Station Wikipedia


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