Inuyama-Yūen Station

Inuyamayūen Station (犬山遊園駅, Inuyamayūen-eki) is a railway station in the city of Inuyama, Aichi Prefecture, Japan, operated by Meitetsu.

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Inuyamayūen Station

犬山遊園駅
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Inuyamayūen Station in April 2016
LocationZuisenji-24-1 Inuyama-shi, Aichi-ken 484-0081
Japan
Coordinates35°23′25″N 136°56′49″E / 35.3903°N 136.9469°E / 35.3903; 136.9469Coordinates: 35°23′25″N 136°56′49″E / 35.3903°N 136.9469°E / 35.3903; 136.9469
Operated byMeitetsu logomark 2.svg Meitetsu
Line(s) Meitetsu Inuyama Line
Distance26.1 kilometers from Biwajima
Platforms2 side platforms
Other information
StatusUnstaffed
Station codeIY16
WebsiteOfficial website
History
OpenedMay 2, 1926
Previous namesInuyamahashi (to 1949)
Passengers
FY20151613
Location
Inuyamayūen Station is located in Aichi Prefecture
Inuyamayūen Station
Inuyamayūen Station
Location within Aichi Prefecture
Inuyamayūen Station is located in Japan
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Inuyamayūen Station (Japan)
Monorail Line entrance (2006)
Monorail Line and Meitetsu platform

LinesEdit

Inuyamayūen Station is served by the Meitetsu Inuyama Line, and is located 26.1 kilometers from the starting point of the line at Biwajima.

Station layoutEdit

The station has two opposed side platforms connected by a level crossing. The station ihas s unattended and it has ticket machines and Manaca automated turnstiles.

PlatformsEdit

1  Inuyama Line For Meitetsu-Gifu
2  Inuyama Line For Inuyama and Meitetsu-Nagoya

Adjacent stationsEdit

« Service »
Inuyama Line
Inuyama   μSKY Limited Express   Shin-Unuma
Inuyama   Rapid Limited Express   Shin-Unuma
Inuyama   Limited Express   Shin-Unuma
Inuyama   Rapid Express   Shin-Unuma
Inuyama   Express   Shin-Unuma
Inuyama   Semi-Express   Shin-Unuma
Inuyama   Local   Shin-Unuma

Station historyEdit

Inuyamayūen Station was opened on May 2, 1926 as Inuyamahashi Station (犬山橋駅, Inuyamahashi-eki).[1] The station was closed in 1944 and reopened on April 5, 1949. It was renamed on December 1, 1949. A new station building was completed in 1962. Until December 27, 2008, the station was also served by the Monkey Park Monorail Line.

Passenger statisticsEdit

In fiscal 2015, the station was used by an average of 1613 passengers daily.[2]

Surrounding areaEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 鷲田, 鉄也 (September 2010), 週刊朝日百科, 週刊歴史でめぐる鉄道全路線 (in Japanese), Japan: Asahi Shimbun Publications, Inc. (8), pp. 20, 21, ISBN 9784023401389 Missing or empty |title= (help)
  2. ^ 犬山市の統計(オープンデータ) (in Japanese). Japan: Inuyama City. 2019. Retrieved 5 October 2019.

External linksEdit

  Media related to Inuyama Yuen Station at Wikimedia Commons