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Matsuyama Station, Matsuyama

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Matsuyama Station (松山駅, Matsuyama-eki) is a JR Shikoku railway station on the Yosan Line located in Matsuyama, Ehime, Shikoku, Japan.

The central station of the prefectural capital is on the Yosan line between Takamatsu, Kagawa and Uwajima, Ehime. Express trains head from Matsuyama to Okayama on Honshū, connecting with the Sanyō Shinkansen, and also to Takamatsu. The Okayama service is known as the Shiokaze and the Takamatsu service is known as the Ishizuchi (the name of the highest mountain on Shikoku). Southwards from Matsuyama, the Uwakai express train heads southwards to Uwajima. There are some through trains from Okayama and Takamatsu to Uwajima that stop at

In 2014, a proposed elevated station was proposed, which would eliminate several rail-road crossings. Conceptual drawings are currently on display at the entrance of the station; however as of 2019, construction has yet to begin.

Local trains also head to destinations southwards and eastwards.

Iyo Railway has a tram stop named Matsuyama Ekimae in front of the station.

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  • It is main transportation interchange at matsuyama to other cities. Just feel it can be improved with more shops and restaurants there.  more »
  • I am glad that this station has medium and large size lockers at the right corner of the station, outside the aisle gates.  more »
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