Kasukabe Station

Kasukabe Station (春日部駅, Kasukabe-eki) is a junction passenger railway station located in the city of Kasukabe, Saitama, Japan, operated by the private railway operator Tōbu Railway.

TS27 TD10
Kasukabe Station

春日部駅
Kasukabe-STA East.jpg
Kasukabe Station east entrance in May 2022
General information
Location1-10-1 Kasukabe, Kasukabe-shi, Saitama-ken
Japan
Coordinates35°58′48″N 139°45′09″E / 35.9799°N 139.7526°E / 35.9799; 139.7526Coordinates: 35°58′48″N 139°45′09″E / 35.9799°N 139.7526°E / 35.9799; 139.7526
Operated byTōbu Tetsudō Logo.svg Tōbu Railway
Line(s)
Distance35.3 km from Asakusa
Platforms2 island + 1 side platform
Other information
Station codeTS-27, TD-10
WebsiteOfficial website
History
Opened27 August 1899
Passengers
FY201972,072 daily
Location
Kasukabe Station is located in Saitama Prefecture
Kasukabe Station
Kasukabe Station
Location within Saitama Prefecture
Kasukabe Station is located in Japan
Kasukabe Station
Kasukabe Station
Kasukabe Station (Japan)
Track layout of Kasukabe Station

LinesEdit

Kasukabe Station is served by the following lines.

Station LayoutEdit

This station consists of two island platforms and one side platform serving a total of seven tracks (two of which are not in normal use). The platforms are connected to the station building by a footbridge.

PlatformsEdit

1  Tōbu Skytree Line for Shin-Koshigaya, Kita-Senju, and Asakusa
 
3, 4  Tōbu Skytree Line for Tōbu-Dōbutsu-Kōen
  Tobu Isesaki Line for Kuki
  Tōbu Nikkō Line for Minami-Kurihashi and Tōbu Nikkō
  Tobu Kinugawa Line for Kinugawa-Onsen
7  Tobu Urban Park Line for Nodashi, Nagareyama-ōtakanomori, Kashiwa, and Funabashi
8  Tobu Urban Park Line for Iwatsuki and Ōmiya

Adjacent stationsEdit

« Service »
Tōbu Skytree Line (TS-27)
Kita-Senju (TS-09)   Limited Express Spacia   Sugito-Takanodai (TN-01)
Limited Express Ryōmō: Does not stop at this station
Kita-Senju (TS-09)   Limited Express Revaty   Tōbu-Dōbutsu-Kōen (TS-30)
Kita-Senju (TS-09)   Limited Express Shimotsuke   Sugito-Takanodai (TN-01)
Sengendai (TS-24)   Limited Express Skytree Liner   Terminus
Sengendai (TS-24)   Limited Express Urban Park Liner   Yagisaki (TD-11)
Sengendai (TS-24)   TH Liner   Tōbu-Dōbutsu-Kōen (TS-30)
Sengendai (TS-24)   Express   Tōbu-Dōbutsu-Kōen (TS-30)
Sengendai (TS-24)   Section Express   Tōbu-Dōbutsu-Kōen (TS-30)
Ichinowari (TS-26)   Semi-Express   Kita-Kasukabe (TS-28)
Ichinowari (TS-26)   Section Semi-Express   Kita-Kasukabe (TS-28)
Ichinowari (TS-26)   Local   Kita-Kasukabe (TS-28)
Tobu Urban Park Line (TD-10)
Sengendai (TS-24)
Yagisaki (TD-09)
  Limited Express Urban Park Liner   Fujino-ushijima (TD-11)
Iwatsuki (TD-06)   Express   Fujino-ushijima (TD-11)
Yagisaki (TD-09)   Local   Fujino-ushijima (TD-11)

HistoryEdit

The station opened on 27 August 1899 as Kasukabe Station (粕壁駅). The kanji of the station name was changed to its present form on 1 September 1949.

From 17 March 2012, station numbering was introduced on all Tōbu lines, with Kasukabe Station becoming "TS-27" on the Tobu Skytree Line and "TD-10" on the Urban Park Line.[1]

Passenger statisticsEdit

In fiscal 2019, the station was used by an average of 71,071 passengers daily.[2]

Surrounding areaEdit

  • Kasukabe City Hall
  • Kasukage Post Office
  • Kasukabe City Hospital

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 「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 2015.
  2. ^ 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 Kasukabe Station at Wikimedia Commons