Araki Station (Chiba)

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Araki Station
新木駅
Araki11.jpg
Araki Station south entrance in January 2017
Location Araki, Abiko-shi, Chiba-ken
Japan
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Narita Line
Distance 8.9 from Abiko
Platforms 1 island platform
Tracks 2
Other information
Website Official website
History
Opened 1 April 1958
Traffic
Passengers (FY2009) 2,963 daily
Location
Araki Station is located in Japan
Araki Station
Araki Station
Location within Japan

Araki Station (新木駅, Araki-eki) is a railway station on the Abiko Branch Line of the Narita Line in Abiko, Chiba Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Araki Station is served by the 32.9 km Abiko Branch Line of the Narita Line, and lies 8.9 kilometers from the terminus of the line at Abiko Station.

Layout[edit]

Araki Station has a single island platform serving two tracks. During the off-peak, only platform 1 is used, for services in both directions, with platform 2 being used only during peak hours.[citation needed]

Platforms[edit]

1  Narita Line for Narita, Abiko, and Ueno
2  Narita Line for Abiko and Ueno

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Narita Line
Kohoku Local Fusa

History[edit]

Araki Station opened on April 1, 1958. A footbridge and the north entrance were opened on April 1, 1979.[citation needed] The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on April 1, 1987.

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Coordinates: 35°51′41.51″N 140°06′24.91″E / 35.8615306°N 140.1069194°E / 35.8615306; 140.1069194