Saginomiya Station (Shizuoka)

Saginomiya Station (さぎの宮駅, Saginomiya-eki)is a railway station in Higashi-ku, Hamamatsu, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan, operated by the private railway company, Enshū Railway.

Saginomiya Station

さぎの宮駅
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Saginomiya Station in February 2016
LocationOse-cho 417-2, Higashi-ku, Hamamatsu-shi, Shizuoka-ken 431-3113
Japan
Coordinates34°45′26.87″N 137°45′26.81″E / 34.7574639°N 137.7574472°E / 34.7574639; 137.7574472Coordinates: 34°45′26.87″N 137°45′26.81″E / 34.7574639°N 137.7574472°E / 34.7574639; 137.7574472
Operated byEntetsu logo.svg Enshū Railway
Line(s) Enshū Railway Line
Distance6.6 km from Shin-Hamamatsu
Platforms1 island platforms
Other information
StatusStaffed
Station code09
History
OpenedDecember 6, 1909
Traffic
Passengers (FY2017)1,138 (daily)
Location
Saginomiya Station is located in Shizuoka Prefecture
Saginomiya Station
Saginomiya Station
Location within Shizuoka Prefecture
Saginomiya Station is located in Japan
Saginomiya Station
Saginomiya Station
Saginomiya Station (Japan)
Platform

LinesEdit

Saginomiya Station is a station on the Enshū Railway Line and is 6.6 kilometers from the starting point of the line at Shin-Hamamatsu Station.

Station layoutEdit

The station has one elevated island platform with the station building underneath. The station building has automated ticket machines, and automated turnstiles which accept the NicePass smart card, as well as ET Card, a magnetic card ticketing system. The station is staffed.

PlatformsEdit

1  Enshū Railway Line for Shin-Hamamatsu
2  Enshū Railway Line for Hamakita and Nishi-Kajima

Adjacent stationsEdit

« Service »
Enshū Railway
Enshū Railway Line
Jidōshagakkō Mae - Sekishi

Station historyEdit

Saginomiya Station was established on December 6, 1909. In October 1972, the station was rebuilt at a new location 100 metres north of its original location, and the next station on the line (the Enshū-Niimiura Station (遠州新村駅) was abolished.

Passenger statisticsEdit

In fiscal 2017, the station was used by an average of 1,138 passengers daily (boarding passengers only). [1]

Surrounding areaEdit

The station is in a commercial suburb of Hamamatsu.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 静岡県統計年鑑2017(平成29年)) (PDF) (in Japanese). Japan: Shizuoka Prefecture. 2018. Retrieved 5 July 2019.

External linksEdit

  Media related to Saginomiya Station (Shizuoka) at Wikimedia Commons