|Location||3506 Chino, Chino-Shi, Nagano-ken 391-0001|
|Elevation||790 meters |
|Operated by||JR East|
|Line(s)||■ Chūō Main Line|
|Distance||195.2 km from Tokyo|
|Platforms||1 side + 1 island platform|
|Status||Staffed (Midori no Madoguchi )|
|Opened||25 November 1905|
The station consists of one ground level side platform and one ground level island platform, connected by a footbridge. The station has a Midori no Madoguchi staffed ticket office. A JNR Class C12 steam locomotive is preserved in the plaza outside the station's east entrance.
|1||■ Chūō Main Line||for Kami-Suwa, Shiojiri, Matsumoto, and Nagano|
|2||■ Chūō Main Line||for Kami-Suwa, Shiojiri, Matsumoto, and Nagano|
for Kobuchizawa, Kōfu, Ōtsuki, and Hachiōji
|3||■ Chūō Main Line||for Kobuchizawa, Kōfu, Ōtsuki, and Hachiōji|
- Chūō Kōsoku Bus; For Shinjuku Station
- Alpen Suwa; For Kyoto Station, Momoyamadai Station, Shin-Ōsaka Station, and Umeda Station
- JR BUS
- For Takatō Bus Terminal, Senryuso
- Alpico Kotsu
- For Mugikusa Pass
- For Lake Shirakaba
- For Shimo-Suwa Station
Chino Station opened on 25 November 1905. With the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR East.
In fiscal 2015, the station was used by an average of 3,715 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).
- JR East
- Shinano Mainichi Shimbun (2011). Nagano Prefecture All Railway Stations, revised edition (長野県鉄道全駅 増補改訂版) (in Japanese). Shinano Mainichi Shinbun Publishing. p. 64. ISBN 9784784071647.
- "高速バス諏訪・岡谷・茅野－新宿線". www.alpico.co.jp. Retrieved 2016-02-05.
- "高速バス茅野・諏訪－大阪線". www.alpico.co.jp. Retrieved 2016-02-05.
- At the bus stop, you are able to transfer onto bus routes bound for Mount Senjō
- Transferring onto Chikuma Bus at this bus stop enables you to go to Sakudaira Station
- Transferring onto Tateshina Smile Kotsu and Toshin Kanko Bus at this bus stop enables you to go to Oya Station (Nagano), Sakudaira Station or Ueda Station
- 各駅の乗車人員 (2015年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2015)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2016. Retrieved 5 October 2016.
- JR East station information (in Japanese)