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Kamagaya Station (鎌ヶ谷駅, Kamagaya-eki) is a railway station on the Tobu Urban Park Line in Kamagaya, Chiba, Japan, operated by the private railway operator Tobu Railway.

Kamagaya Station

鎌ヶ谷駅
Kamagaya Sta 002.jpg
The east entrance of Kamagaya Station in April 2012
Location2-1-10 Michinobe Chuo, Kamagaya-shi, Chiba-ken 273-0113
Japan
Operated byTōbu Tetsudō Logo.svg Tobu Railway
Line(s)Tobu Noda Line (TD) symbol.svg Tobu Urban Park Line
Distance55.2 km from Ōmiya
Platforms2 side platforms
Tracks2
Other information
Station codeTD-31
Websitehttp://www.tobu.co.jp/station/info/6406.html
History
Opened27 December 1923
Traffic
Passengers (FY2014)22,339 daily
Location
Kamagaya Station is located in Japan
Kamagaya Station
Kamagaya Station
Location within Japan

LinesEdit

Kamagaya Station is served by the 62.7 km Tobu Urban Park Line from Ōmiya in Saitama Prefecture to Funabashi in Chiba Prefecture, and is located 55.2 km from the western terminus of the line at Ōmiya.[1]

Station layoutEdit

The station has two opposed elevated side platforms, with the station building located underneath.

PlatformsEdit

1  Tobu Urban Park Line for Kashiwa, Nodashi, Kasukabe, and Ōmiya
2  Tobu Urban Park Line for Magomezawa and Funabashi

Adjacent stationsEdit

« Service »
Tobu Urban Park Line
Shin-Kamagaya   Express   Magomezawa
Shin-Kamagaya   Local   Magomezawa

HistoryEdit

Kamagaya Station opened on 27 December 1923.[1]

From 17 March 2012, station numbering was introduced on all Tobu lines, with Kamagaya Station becoming "TD-31".[2]

Passenger statisticsEdit

In fiscal 2014, the station was used by an average of 22,339 passengers daily.[3]

Surrounding areaEdit

  • Kamagaya Post Office
  • Michinobe Hachiman-gu Shrine
  • Kamagaya High School

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Terada, Hirokazu (19 January 2013). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways] (in Japanese). Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 224. 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. Retrieved 20 February 2014.
  3. ^ 駅情報(乗降人員) [Station information: Passenger figures] (in Japanese). Japan: Tobu Railway. 2015. Archived from the original on 5 March 2016. Retrieved 23 April 2016.

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