Nakayama-kannon Station

Nakayama-kannon Station (中山観音駅, Nakayama-kannon-eki, station number: HK-53) is a railway station in Takarazuka, Hyōgo, Japan, on the Hankyu Takarazuka Line operated by Hankyu Railway, between Yamamoto Station and Mefu-Jinja Station. It is located near Nakayamadera Temple, which is a famous temple attracting people hope 'easy delivery' of their babies. It is also an entrance station to Mount Nakayama.

Station building, January 2014

The station name was changed from Nakayama Station (中山駅, Nakayama-eki) on December 21, 2013.[1]

LayoutEdit

Two side platforms serve a track each on the first floor. Ticket gates are located under the ground level and near the platform for Umeda.

south side  Takarazuka Line for Takarazuka, Nishinomiya-Kitaguchi, Imazu and Kōbe
north side  Takarazuka Line for Ōsaka (Umeda), Minoo, Kyōto and Kita-Senri

SurroundingsEdit

Adjacent stationsEdit

« Service »
Hankyu Takarazuka Line (HK-53)
Yamamoto (HK-52)   Local   Mefu-Jinja (HK-54)
Yamamoto (HK-52)   Semi-Express (Umeda-bound only, on weekday mornings)   Mefu-Jinja (HK-54)
Yamamoto (HK-52)   Express   Mefu-Jinja (HK-54)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 阪急電鉄:駅名を変更 「三宮」を「神戸三宮」など4駅で [Hankyu Changes Four Station Names, including Sannomiya to Kobe-sannomiya]. Mainichi Shimbun (in Japanese). December 21, 2013. Archived from the original on December 23, 2013. Retrieved December 21, 2013.

Coordinates: 34°49′10.75″N 135°22′8.97″E / 34.8196528°N 135.3691583°E / 34.8196528; 135.3691583