Rikuzen-Takasago Station

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Rikuzen-Takasago Station
陸前高砂駅
File:Rikuzen-Takasago-stn.jpg
Rikuzen-Takasago Station, July 2011
Location Maeda, Fukumuro, Miyagino, Sendai, Miyagi
(宮城県仙台市宮城野区福室前田)
Japan
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Senseki Line
History
Opened 1925
Traffic
Passengers (FY2013) 5,047 daily

Rikuzen-Takasago Station (陸前高砂駅 Rikuzen-Takasago-eki?) is a railway station in Miyagino-ku, Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines

Rikuzen-Takasago Station is served by the Senseki Line. It is located 8.6 rail kilometers from the terminus of the Senseki Line at Aoba-dōri Station.

Station layout

Rikuzen-Takasago Station has two opposed side platforms connected to the station building by a footbridge. The station has a "Midori no Madoguchi" staffed ticket office.

Platforms

1  Senseki Line for Sendai and Aoba-dōri
2  Senseki Line for Tagajō, Matsushima-Kaigan, and Takagimachi

Adjacent stations

« Service »
Senseki Line
Rapid: no stop
Fukudamachi   Local   Nakanosakae

History

Rikuzen-Takasago Station opened on June 5, 1925 as a station on the Miyagi Electric Railway. The line was nationalized on May 1, 1944. 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 June 2011.[citation needed]

Surrounding area

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