Higashi-Urawa Station

Higashi-Urawa Station (東浦和駅, Higashi-Urawa-eki) is a railway station on the Musashino Line in Midori-ku, Saitama, Saitama Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).[1]

JM24
Higashi-Urawa Station

東浦和駅
Musashino line higashiurawa sta-01.JPG
Higashi-Urawa Station front, April 2007
Location1 Higashi-Urawa, Midori-ku, Saitama-shi, Saitama-ken
(埼玉県さいたま市緑区東浦和1丁目)
Japan
Operated byJR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Musashino Line
Platforms2 side platforms
History
Opened1973
Traffic
Passengers (FY2014)27,383 daily

LinesEdit

Higashi-Urawa Station is served by the Musashino Line between Fuchūhommachi and Nishi-Funabashi, with some trains continuing to Tokyo via the Keiyō Line. It is located 35.4 kilometers from Fuchūhommachi Station.

Station layoutEdit

 
Overview of the platforms, April 2007

The station consists of two ground-level side platforms serving two tracks, with a third, central track for use by freight services. The platforms are connected to the station building by a footbridge. The station has a Midori no Madoguchi ticket office.

PlatformsEdit

1 JM Musashino Line for Minami-Urawa, Nishi-Kokubunji, and Fuchūhommachi
2 JM Musashino Line for Minami-Koshigaya, Shim-Matsudo, Nishi-Funabashi, Tokyo, and Kaihimmakuhari

Adjacent stationsEdit

« Service »
Musashino Line JM24
Holiday Kaisoku Kamakura: Does not stop at this station
Minami-Urawa JM25   Shimōsa   Higashi-Kawaguchi JM23
Minami-Urawa JM25 Local Higashi-Kawaguchi JM23

HistoryEdit

The station opened on 1 April 1973.[1]

Passenger statisticsEdit

In fiscal 2014, the station was used by an average of 27,383 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[2]

Surrounding areaEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b 各駅情報(東浦和駅) [Higashi-Urawa Station information] (in Japanese). East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 2 November 2011.
  2. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2014年度) [2014 Station passenger figures] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 2 February 2016.

External linksEdit

Coordinates: 35°51′50.8392″N 139°42′16.83″E / 35.864122000°N 139.7046750°E / 35.864122000; 139.7046750