Sukenobu Station

Sukenobu Station (助信駅, Sukenobu-eki) is a railway station in Naka-ku, Hamamatsu, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan, operated by the private railway company, Enshū Railway.

Sukenobu Station

助信駅
Sukenobu Station 2012.jpg
Sukenobu Station in December 2012
LocationSukenobu-cho, Naka-ku, Hamamatsu-shi, Shizuoka-ken 430-0903
Japan
Coordinates34°43′27.49″N 137°44′19.31″E / 34.7243028°N 137.7386972°E / 34.7243028; 137.7386972Coordinates: 34°43′27.49″N 137°44′19.31″E / 34.7243028°N 137.7386972°E / 34.7243028; 137.7386972
Operated byEntetsu logo.svg Enshū Railway
Line(s) Enshū Railway Line
Distance2.4 km from Shin-Hamamatsu
Platforms2 side platforms
Other information
StatusStaffed
Station code05
History
OpenedDecember 6, 1909
Previous namesSukenobu (to 1935), Enshū-Sukenobu (to 1985)
Traffic
Passengers (FY2017)1,324 (daily)
Location
Sukenobu Station is located in Shizuoka Prefecture
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Sukenobu Station
Location within Shizuoka Prefecture
Sukenobu Station is located in Japan
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Sukenobu Station (Japan)
Turnstile

LinesEdit

Sukenobu Station is a station on the Enshū Railway Line and is 2.4 kilometers from the starting point of the line at Shin-Hamamatsu Station.

Station layoutEdit

The station is an elevated station with dual opposed side platforms. It is manned during daylight hours. 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.

PlatformsEdit

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

Adjacent stationsEdit

« Service »
Enshū Railway
Enshū Railway Line
Hachiman - Hikuma

Station historyEdit

 
old Sukenobu Station(1985-2012)

Sukenobu Station was established on December 6, 1909. It was renamed as Enshū-Sukenobu Station (遠州助信駅, Enshū-Sukenobu-eki) in 1926, reverting to its original name and moved from Shinzu-cho (新津町) in 1985. The station building was rebuilt in 1953. All freight operations ceased in 1974. The tracks were elevated, changing from an island platform to an opposed side platform layout, and a new station building was completed in 1985.

Passenger statisticsEdit

In fiscal 2017, the station was used by an average of 1,324 passengers daily (boarding passengers only). [1]

Surrounding areaEdit

The station is located in a residential area.

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 Sukenobu Station at Wikimedia Commons