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Sanjō Station (Niigata)

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Operated by  JR East
Distance  94.6 from Naoetsu
Address  Japan
Tracks  2
Line(s)  ■ Shinetsu Main Line
Platforms  2 side platforms
Opened  16 June 1898
Sanjō Station (Niigata)
Location  Minami-shimbo, Sanjō-shi, Niigata-ken 955-0862 Japan
Website  www.jreast.co.jp/estation/station/info.aspx?StationCd=766
Similar  Higashi‑Sanjō Station, Kita‑Sanjō Station, Tsubame‑Sanjō Station, Tōkōji Station, Honai Station

Sanjō Station (三条駅, Sanjō-eki) is a railway station on the Shinetsu Main Line in Sanjō, Niigata, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).



Sanjō Station is served by the Shinetsu Main Line, and is 94.6 kilometers from the terminus of the line at Naoetsu Station.

Station layout

The station consists of two ground-level opposed side platforms connected by a footbridge, serving two tracks. The station has a Midori no Madoguchi staffed ticket office.


Sanjō Station opened on 16 June 1898. With the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR East.

Passenger statistics

In fiscal 2015, the station was used by an average of 1,660 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).

Surrounding area

  • Corona Corporation HQ
  • Niigata Prefectural Sanjo High School
  • References

    Sanjō Station (Niigata) Wikipedia

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