Karibasawa Station

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Karibasawa Station

Karibasawa Station in January 2017
LocationKaribasawa, Hiranai-machi, Higashitsugaru-gun, Aomori-ken 039-3343
Coordinates40°54′01.21″N 141°04′16.59″E / 40.9003361°N 141.0712750°E / 40.9003361; 141.0712750Coordinates: 40°54′01.21″N 141°04′16.59″E / 40.9003361°N 141.0712750°E / 40.9003361; 141.0712750
Operated byAoimori Logo.jpeg Aoimori Railway
Line(s) Aoimori Railway Line
Distance83.8 km from Metoki
Platforms1 island + 1 side platform
Other information
WebsiteOfficial website
OpenedJanuary 4, 1894
Karibasawa Station is located in Japan
Karibasawa Station
Karibasawa Station
Location within Japan

Karibasawa Station (狩場沢駅, Karibasawa-eki) is a railway station in the town of Hiranai, Aomori Prefecture, Japan, operated by the third sector railway operator Aoimori Railway Company.


Karibasawa Station is served by the Aoimori Railway Line, and is 83.8 kilometers from the terminus of the line at Metoki Station. It is 701.1 kilometers from Tokyo.

Station layout[edit]

Karibasawa Station two opposed side platforms connected the station building by a footbridge; the small station building is unattended.


station side  Aoimori Railway Line for Misawa and Hachinohe
opp side  Aoimori Railway Line for Aomori

Adjacent stations[edit]

Aoimori Railway Line
Noheji - Shimizugawa


Karibasawa Station was opened on January 4, 1894 as a station on the Nippon Railway, it became a station on the Tōhoku Main Line of the Japanese Government Railways (JGR), the pre-war predecessor to the Japan National Railways (JNR), after the nationalization of the Nippon Railway on November 1, 1906. Regularly scheduled freight services were discontinued in February 1962. With the privatization of the JNR on April 1, 1987, the station came under the operational control of East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

The section of the Tōhoku Main Line including this station was transferred to Aoimori Railway on December 4, 2010.

Surrounding area[edit]

See also[edit]


  • JTB Timetable December 2010 issue

External links[edit]