Gamō Station

Gamō Station (蒲生駅, Gamō-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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Gamō Station

蒲生駅
Gamo Station East Entrance 1.JPG
Gamō Station East Exit, September 2012
LocationGamōkotobuki-cho, Koshigaya-shi, Saitama-ken 343-0836
Japan
Coordinates35°52′01″N 139°47′29″E / 35.8669°N 139.7914°E / 35.8669; 139.7914Coordinates: 35°52′01″N 139°47′29″E / 35.8669°N 139.7914°E / 35.8669; 139.7914
Operated byTōbu Tetsudō Logo.svg Tōbu Railway
Line(s)Tobu Skytree Line (TS) symbol.svg Tōbu Skytree Line
Distance21.9 km from Asakusa Station.
Platforms1 island platform
Other information
Station codeTS-19
WebsiteOfficial website
History
Opened20 December 1899
Passengers
FY201917,476 daily
Location
Gamō Station is located in Saitama Prefecture
Gamō Station
Gamō Station
Location within Saitama Prefecture
Gamō Station is located in Japan
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Gamō Station (Japan)
Gamō Station
Track Layout

Shinden

1
2

Shin-Koshigaya

LineEdit

The station is served by the Tōbu Skytree Line (Tōbu Isesaki Line), and is 21.9 kilometers from the terminus of the line at Asakusa Station.

Station layoutEdit

The station has one elevated island platform with two tracks. The station building is located underneath the platforms. There are additional tracks for express trains to bypass this station.

PlatformsEdit

1  Tōbu Skytree Line for Kita-Senju, Tokyo Skytree, Asakusa
  Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line for Naka-Meguro
2  Tōbu Skytree Line for Kasukabe, Kita-Koshigaya, Tōbu-Dōbutsu-Kōen

Adjacent stationsEdit

« Service »
Tōbu Skytree Line (TS-19)
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
Semi-Express: Does not stop at this station
Section Semi-Express: Does not stop at this station
Shinden (TS-18)   Local   Shin-Koshigaya (TS-20)

HistoryEdit

Gamō Station opened on 20 December 1899.[1] The station was relocated 1.2 kilometers south to its present location on 25 December 1908. A new station building was completed in 1998. From 17 March 2012, station numbering was introduced on all Tōbu lines, with Gamō Station becoming "TS-19".[2]

Passenger statisticsEdit

In fiscal 2019, the station was used by an average of 17,476 passengers daily.[3]

Surrounding areaEdit

  • Gamō shopping street

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Terada, Hirokazu (19 January 2013). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 222. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4.
  2. ^ 「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. Archived from the original (pdf) on 8 August 2012. Retrieved 27 May 2012.
  3. ^ 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 Gamō Station at Wikimedia Commons