Ōbukuro Station

Ōbukuro Station (大袋駅, Ōbukuro-eki) is a passenger railway station located in the city of Koshigaya, Saitama, Japan, operated by the private railway operator Tōbu Railway.

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Ōbukuro Station

大袋駅
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Ōbukuro Station in November 2013
Location1200 Ōbukuro, Koshigaya-shi, Saitama-ken 343-0032
Japan
Coordinates35°55′28″N 139°46′41″E / 35.9244°N 139.7780°E / 35.9244; 139.7780Coordinates: 35°55′28″N 139°46′41″E / 35.9244°N 139.7780°E / 35.9244; 139.7780
Operated byTōbu Tetsudō Logo.svg Tōbu Railway
Line(s)Tobu Skytree Line (TS) symbol.svg Tōbu Skytree Line
Distance28.5 km from Asakusa Station
Platforms2 side platforms
Other information
Station codeTS-23
WebsiteOfficial website
History
Opened1 October 1926
Passengers
FY201918,687 daily
Location
Ōbukuro Station is located in Saitama Prefecture
Ōbukuro Station
Ōbukuro Station
Location within Saitama Prefecture
Ōbukuro Station is located in Japan
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Ōbukuro Station
Ōbukuro Station (Japan)
Ōbukuro Station
Track Layout

Kita-Koshigaya

1
2

Sengendai

Ōbukuro Station Platforms

LineEdit

The station is served by the Tōbu Skytree Line (Tōbu Isesaki Line), and is 28.5 kilometers from the terminus of the line at Asakusa Station.

Station layoutEdit

The station has two opposed side platforms with two tracks, with an elevated station building above the tracks and platforms at a right angle.

PlatformsEdit

1  Tōbu Skytree Line for Kita-Senju, Tokyo Skytree and Asakusa
  Tokyo Metro Hanzomon Line for Shibuya
  Tokyu Den-en-toshi Line for Chūō-Rinkan
  Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line for Naka-Meguro
2  Tōbu Skytree Line for Kasukabe, Kita-Koshigaya, Tōbu-Dōbutsu-Kōen, Minami-Kurihashi and Kuki

Adjacent stationsEdit

« Service »
Tōbu Skytree Line (TS-23)
Limited Express Spacia: Does not stop at this station
Limited Express Ryōmō: Does not stop at this station
Limited Express Revaty: Does not stop at this station
Limited Express Shimotsuke: Does not stop at this station
Limited Express Skytree Liner: Does not stop at this station
Limited Express Urban Park Liner: Does not stop at this station
Express: Does not stop at this station
Section Express: Does not stop at this station
Kita-Koshigaya (TS-22)   Semi-Express   Sengendai (TS-24)
Kita-Koshigaya (TS-22)   Section Semi-Express   Sengendai (TS-24)
Kita-Koshigaya (TS-22)   Local   Sengendai (TS-24)

HistoryEdit

Ōbukuro Station opened on 1 October 1926. From 17 March 2012, station numbering was introduced on all Tōbu lines, with Ōbukuro Station becoming "TS-23".[1]

Passenger statisticsEdit

In fiscal 2019, the station was used by an average of 18,687 passengers daily.[2]

Surrounding areaEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 「東武スカイツリーライン」誕生! あわせて駅ナンバリングを導入し、よりわかりやすくご案内します [Tobu Sky Tree Line created! Station numbering to be introduced at same time] (pdf). Tobu News (in Japanese). Tobu Railway. 9 February 2012. Retrieved 27 May 2012.
  2. ^ 駅情報(乗降人員) [Station information: Passenger figures] (in Japanese). Japan: Tobu Railway. 2021. Retrieved 5 January 2021.

External linksEdit

  Media related to Ōbukuro Station at Wikimedia Commons