#411: Wakkanai Station (Semiweekly-pedia of Japan)


#411: Wakkanai Station (category: station)

Wakkanai Station

Wakkanai Station, belonging to Wakkanai City, Hokkaido Prefecture (refer to #061), is the northernmost railway station in Japan, which opened in 1928 and was relocated to the current site in 1938.

Also, it is the nearest station to Cape Soya (refer to #410), the northernmost place where general public can visit in this country. Wakkanai Ferry Terminal is within the walking distance from the station.

Wakkanai Station Japan

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