Katase-Enoshima Station

Katase-Enoshima Station (片瀬江ノ島駅, Katase-Enoshima-eki) is a railway station on the Odakyu Enoshima Line, in the city of Fujisawa, Kanagawa, Japan, operated by the private railway operator Odakyu Electric Railway.

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Katase-Enoshima

片瀬江ノ島
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Katase-Enoshima Station, March 2020
Location2-15-3 Katase-Kaigan, Fujisawa-shi, Kanagawa-ken
Japan
Coordinates35°18′32.04″N 139°29′0.4″E / 35.3089000°N 139.483444°E / 35.3089000; 139.483444Coordinates: 35°18′32.04″N 139°29′0.4″E / 35.3089000°N 139.483444°E / 35.3089000; 139.483444
Operated byOdakyuGroup logo2.svg Odakyu Electric Railway
Line(s)Odakyu Enoshima Line
Distance27.6 km from Sagami-Ōno
Platforms2 bay platforms
Tracks3
ConnectionsBus terminal
Other information
Station codeOE16
WebsiteOfficial website
History
Opened1 April 1929
Rebuilt2018-2020
Passengers
FY200818,066 daily
Services
Preceding station   Odakyu   Following station
TerminusRomancecar
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toward Shinjuku or Kita-Senju
Enoshima Line
Rapid Express
Express
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toward Sagami-Ōno
Enoshima Line
Local
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toward Sagami-Ōno
Location
Katase-Enoshima Station is located in Kanagawa Prefecture
Katase-Enoshima Station
Katase-Enoshima Station
Location within Kanagawa Prefecture
Katase-Enoshima Station is located in Japan
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Katase-Enoshima Station
Katase-Enoshima Station (Japan)

LinesEdit

Katase-Enoshima Station forms the southern terminus of the 27.6 km Odakyu Enoshima Line starting at Sagami-Ōno. It is 59.9 kilometers from the Tokyo terminus of Odakyu at Shinjuku Station. It is also within walking distance of Enoshima Station on the Enoshima Electric Railway (Enoden) and Shonan-Enoshima Station on the Shonan Monorail.

Station layoutEdit

Katase-Enoshima Station has two bay platforms serving three tracks, which are connected to the station building by a footbridge. The station building is designed to evoke the image of Ryūgū-jō, or Dragon Palace, the underwater dwelling in the Urashima Taro fable.

PlatformsEdit

1, 2  Odakyu Enoshima Line for Fujisawa, Sagami-Ōno, and Shinjuku
3  Odakyu Enoshima Line for alighting passengers only
4  Odakyu Enoshima Line for Fujisawa, Sagami-Ōno, and Shinjuku

HistoryEdit

Katase-Enoshima Station opened on April 1, 1929.[1]

Work commenced in February 2018 to rebuild and modernize the station, and was completed at the end of July 2020.[2]

Passenger statisticsEdit

In fiscal 2011, the station was used by an average of 17,260 passengers daily.[1]

Surrounding areaEdit

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. 237. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4.
  2. ^ 片瀬江ノ島駅の改良工事を実施します [Katase-Enoshima Station to be modernized] (PDF). News release (in Japanese). Japan: Odakyu Electric Railway. 12 December 2017. Archived from the original (PDF) on 12 December 2017. Retrieved 12 December 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

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