Amarube Station is a railway station on the JR West Sanin Main Line located in Kami Town, Mikata District, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan. The station was opened on April 16,1959 by Japanese National Railways between the stations .of Yoroi and Kutani in the petition of the local residents. On December 28, 1986, an out-of-service train traveling from Kasumi Station was caught by strong winds from the Sea of Japan. All seven passenger cars fell from the Amarube railway bridge that is near the Amarube Station. The cars fell directly below, and landed on a fish-processing plant. Five women working at the plant and the train's conductor died in this accident.