Abiko Station (Chiba)

Abiko Station (我孫子駅, Abiko-eki) is a railway station in Abiko, Chiba Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

JJ08 JL30
Abiko Station

我孫子駅
JREast Abiko station north entrance2013.jpg
Abiko Station in December 2013
Location2 Honchō, Abiko-shi, Chiba-ken 270-1151
Japan
Operated byJR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s)
Distance31.3 km from Ueno
Tracks7
ConnectionsBus terminal
Other information
Websitewww.jreast.co.jp/estation/station/info.aspx?StationCd=72
History
Opened25 December 1896
Passengers
FY200930,995 daily
Services
Preceding station JR logo (east).svg JR East Following station
Kashiwa
JJ07
toward Shinagawa
Jōban Line
Local-Futsuu
Tennōdai
JJ09
toward Sendai
Jōban Line
Rapid
Tennōdai
JJ09
toward Toride
Kita-Kashiwa
JL29
toward Ayase
Jōban Line
Local-Kankō
Tennōdai
JL31
(limited service)
toward Toride
through to Jōban Narita Line
Higashi-Abiko
toward Chiba
Location
Abiko Station is located in Chiba Prefecture
Abiko Station
Abiko Station
Location within Chiba Prefecture
Abiko Station is located in Japan
Abiko Station
Abiko Station
Abiko Station (Japan)

LinesEdit

Abiko is served by both the Jōban Line and the Narita Line. It is 31.3 km from the terminus of the Jōban Line at Ueno Station in Tokyo, and forms the terminus for the Abiko Branch Line of the Narita Line.

LayoutEdit

Abiko Station is an elevated station with three island platforms and one side platform serving seven tracks. The station has a "Midori no Madoguchi" staffed ticket office.

PlatformsEdit

1 JJ Jōban Line (Rapid) for Tennōdai ,Toride, Tsuchiura, Ishioka, and Mito
2 JJ Jōban Line (Rapid) for Tennōdai, Toride, Tsuchiura, and Mito
JJ Jōban Line (Rapid) for Kashiwa, Matsudo, Kita-Senju, and Ueno
JU Ueno-Tokyo Line for Tokyo and Shinagawa
 Narita Line for Kohoku, Kioroshi, and Narita
4  Narita Line for Kohoku, Kioroshi, and Narita
JJ Jōban Line (Rapid) for Kashiwa, Matsudo, Kita-Senju, and Ueno
JU Ueno-Tokyo Line for Tokyo and Shinagawa
5 JJ Jōban Line (Rapid) for Kashiwa, Matsudo, Kita-Senju, and Ueno
JU Ueno-Tokyo Line Line for Tokyo and Shinagawa
6 JL Jōban Line (Local) for Tennōdai and Toride
JL Jōban Line (Local) for Kashiwa, Matsudo, Ayase
C Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line for Kita-senju and Yoyogi-uehara
7 JL Jōban Line (Local) for Tennōdai and Toride
JL Jōban Line (Local) for Kashiwa, Matsudo, Ayase
C Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line for Kita-senju, and Yoyogi-uehara
8 JL Jōban Line (Local) for Kashiwa, Matsudo, Ayase
C Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line for Kita-senju, and Yoyogi-uehara

HistoryEdit

 
Abiko Station ca. 1905

Abiko Station opened on December 25, 1896.[1] With the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR East.

Surrounding areaEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 日本国有鉄道停車場一覧 [JNR Station Directory]. Japan: Japanese National Railways. 1985. p. 103. ISBN 4-533-00503-9.

External linksEdit


Coordinates: 35°52′21.77″N 140°0′38.84″E / 35.8727139°N 140.0107889°E / 35.8727139; 140.0107889