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Takatsuka Station (高塚駅, Takatsuka-eki) is a railway station on the Tokaido Main Line in Minami-ku, Hamamatsu, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan, operated by Central Japan Railway Company (JR Central).

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Takatsuka Station

高塚駅
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The north side of Takatsuka Station in February 2015
LocationTakatsuka-cho, Minami-ku, Hamamatsu-shi, Shizuoka-ken
Japan
Operated byJR logo (central).svg JR Central
Line(s) Tokaido Main Line
Distance262.4 km from Tokyo
ConnectionsBus terminal
History
Opened1 July 1929
Traffic
Passengers (FY2006)2,382 daily[citation needed]
Location
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Takatsuka Station
Location within Japan

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LinesEdit

Takatsuka Station is served by the Tokaido Main Line, and lies 262.4 kilometers from starting point of the line at Tokyo Station.

LayoutEdit

Takatsuka Station has one side platform serving track 1, and one island platform, serving tracks 2 and 3 (which were formerly used by freight trains and is no longer in use). The two platforms are connected by a footbridge. The station building has automated ticket machines, TOICA automated turnstiles and a "Midori no Madoguchi" staffed ticket office.

PlatformsEdit

1  Tokaido Main Line for Toyohashi, Nagoya, Ogaki, and Maebara
2  Tokaido Main Line for Hamamatsu, Shizuoka, and Numazu
3  Tokaido Main Line unused

Adjacent stationsEdit

« Service »
Tokaido Main Line
Hamamatsu   Special Rapid   Maisaka
Hamamatsu   New Rapid   Maisaka
Hamamatsu   Local   Maisaka

HistoryEdit

The station opened on 1 July 1929.[1] With the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR Central.[1]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Yoshikawa, Fumio. Tokaido-sen 130-nen no ayumi. Grand-Prix Publishing (2002) ISBN 4-87687-234-1. ‹See Tfd›(in Japanese)
  1. ^ a b Ishino, Tetsu, ed. (1998). 停車場変遷大辞典 国鉄・JR編 [Station Transition Directory - JNR/JR]. II. Japan: JTB. p. 23. ISBN 4-533-02980-9.


Coordinates: 34°41′25″N 137°40′54″E / 34.69028°N 137.68167°E / 34.69028; 137.68167