Enshū-Gansuiji Station

Enshū-Gansuiji Station (遠州岩水寺駅, Enshū-Gansuiji-eki) is a railway station in Hamakita-ku, Hamamatsu, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan, operated by the private railway company, Enshū Railway.

Enshū-Gansuiji Station

遠州岩水寺駅
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Enshū-Gansuiji Station
LocationOro 2819-3, Hamakita, Hamamatsu, Shizuoka
(静岡県 浜松市浜北区於呂2819-3)
Japan
Coordinates34°50′5.26″N 137°48′4.01″E / 34.8347944°N 137.8011139°E / 34.8347944; 137.8011139Coordinates: 34°50′5.26″N 137°48′4.01″E / 34.8347944°N 137.8011139°E / 34.8347944; 137.8011139
Operated byEntetsu logo.svg Enshū Railway
Line(s) Enshū Railway Line
Distance16.3 km from Shin-Hamamatsu
Platforms1 island platform
Other information
StatusUnstaffed
Station code17
History
OpenedDecember 6, 1909
Previous namesGansuiji (to 1923)
Traffic
Passengers (FY2017)429 (daily)
Location
Enshū-Gansuiji Station is located in Shizuoka Prefecture
Enshū-Gansuiji Station
Enshū-Gansuiji Station
Location within Shizuoka Prefecture
Enshū-Gansuiji Station is located in Japan
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Enshū-Gansuiji Station
Enshū-Gansuiji Station (Japan)
Platform

LinesEdit

Enshū-Gansuiji Station is a station on the Enshū Railway Line and is 16.3 kilometers from the starting point of the line at Shin-Hamamatsu Station.

Station layoutEdit

The station has a single unnumbered island platform, connected to a small, rustic wooden station building. The station building has automated ticket machines, and automated turnstiles which accept the NicePass smart card, as well as ET Card, a magnetic card ticketing system. The station is unattended.

PlatformsEdit

east  Enshū Railway Line for Shin-Hamamatsu
Nishi-Kajima
west  Enshū Railway Line for siding

Adjacent stationsEdit

« Service »
Enshū Railway
Enshū Railway Line
Enshū-Shibamoto - Nishi-Kajima

Station HistoryEdit

Enshū-Gansuiji Station was established on December 6, 1909 as Gansuiji Station (岩水寺駅, Gansuiji-eki). It was given its present name in April 1923. The station has been unattended since 1974.

Passenger statisticsEdit

In fiscal 2017, the station was used by an average of 429 passengers daily (boarding passengers only). [1]

Surrounding areaEdit

  • Gansu-ji
  • Shizuoka Prefectural Forest Park

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 静岡県統計年鑑2017(平成29年)) (PDF) (in Japanese). Japan: Shizuoka Prefecture. 2018. Retrieved 5 July 2019.

External linksEdit

  Media related to Enshū-Gansuiji Station at Wikimedia Commons