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Takanohara Station

Takanohara Station (高の原駅, Takanohara-eki) is a railway station in Nara, Nara Prefecture, Japan.

Takanohara Station

高の原駅
SunTownPLAZA Cosmos-kan (AEON MALL TAKANOHARA).JPG
Location12-3, Suzaku 3-chome, Nara, Nara
(奈良県奈良市朱雀三丁目12-3)
Japan
Coordinates34°43′25″N 135°47′31″E / 34.7237445°N 135.7918525°E / 34.7237445; 135.7918525Coordinates: 34°43′25″N 135°47′31″E / 34.7237445°N 135.7918525°E / 34.7237445; 135.7918525
Operated byKintetsu Corporation
Line(s)Kyoto Line
Connections
  • Bus terminal
History
Opened1972
Traffic
Passengers (November 13, 2012)35,637 daily

LinesEdit

BuildingEdit

The station has two platforms serving four tracks.

PlatformsEdit

1, 2  Kyoto Line for Yamato-Saidaiji, Nara, Tenri, and Kashiharajingu-mae
3, 4  Kyoto Line for Shin-Tanabe, Tambabashi, Kyoto, and Kokusaikaikan

Around the stationEdit

HistoryEdit

  • 1972 - The station opens
  • 1999 - Promoted to southbound nighttime Limited Express stop.
  • 2005 - Start using the elevator
  • 2007 - Starts using PiTaPa

Adjacent stationsEdit

Service
Kyoto Line
Yamadagawa   Local   Heijō
Shin-Hōsono   Express   Yamato-Saidaiji
Kintetsu-Tambabashi   Limited Express
(northbound: first train - 9:40 a.m.)
(southbound: Departing from Kyoto after 3 p.m.)
  Yamato-Saidaiji