Narai Station

Narai Station

Narai Station in June 2009
General information
LocationNarai, Shiojiri-shi, Nagano-ken 399-6303
Coordinates35°58′09″N 137°48′58″E / 35.9692°N 137.8160°E / 35.9692; 137.8160
Elevation933.8 meters[1]
Operated by JR Central
Line(s) Chūō Main Line
Distance243.2 km from Tokyo
Platforms1 side + 1 island platform
Other information
Opened1 December 1909; 113 years ago (1909-12-01)
FY201563 daily
Narai Station is located in Nagano Prefecture
Narai Station
Narai Station
Location within Nagano Prefecture
Narai Station is located in Japan
Narai Station
Narai Station
Narai Station (Japan)
platforms and footbridge of Narai Station

Narai Station (奈良井駅, Narai-eki) is a railway station of Chūō Main Line, Central Japan Railway Company in the city of Shiojiri, Nagano Prefecture, Japan.


Narai Station is served by the JR Tōkai Chūō Main Line, and is located 243.2 kilometers from the official starting point of the line at Tokyo and 153.7 kilometers from Nagoya.[1]


The station has one side platform and one island platform connected by a footbridge to the station building, which dates from the opening of the station. The station is staffed.[1]


1  Chūō Main Line For Shiojiri and Nagano
2  Chūō Main Line siding
3  Chūō Main Line For Nakatsugawa and Nagoya

Adjacent stations

JR Central Chūō Main Line
Kiso-Hirasawa   Local   Yabuhara


Narai Station was opened on 1 December 1909. On 1 April 1987, it became part of JR Tōkai.[1]

Passenger statistics

In fiscal 2015, the station was used by an average of 63 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[2]

Surrounding area

See also


  1. ^ a b c d 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. 178. ISBN 9784784071647.
  2. ^ 平成27年(2015年)長野県統計書 [Nagano Prefectural Statistics (Fiscal 2015)] (PDF) (in Japanese). Japan: Nagano Prefecture. 2017.

External links

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