Tsutsui Station (Nara)

Tsutsui Station (筒井駅) is a railway station in Yamatokōriyama, Nara Prefecture, Japan. It is on the Kintetsu Kashihara Line.

Tsutsui Station

筒井駅
Kintetsu Railway commuter rail station
Tsutsui stn.jpg
Tsutsui Station in May 2007
Location640, Tsutsuichō Hachiōji, Yamatokōriyama
Nara
(奈良県大和郡山市筒井町八王寺640)
Japan
Coordinates34°37′13″N 135°46′50″E / 34.620261°N 135.780667°E / 34.620261; 135.780667Coordinates: 34°37′13″N 135°46′50″E / 34.620261°N 135.780667°E / 34.620261; 135.780667
Owned byKintetsuLogo.svg Kintetsu Railway
Operated byKintetsuLogo.svg Kintetsu Railway
Line(s) B  Kashihara Line
Distance8.4 km (5.2 mi)
Platforms2 side platforms
Tracks2
Train operatorsKintetsuLogo.svg Kintetsu Railway
Bus stands1
ConnectionsBus interchange Nara Kotsu Bus Lines: 63・92
Construction
Structure typeElevated
ParkingNone
Bicycle facilitiesBicycle facilities Available
Disabled accessYes (1 elavator, 2 escalators, 1 bathroom, and equipped wheelchairs)
Other information
Station code B31 
Websitewww.kintetsu.co.jp/station/station_info/en_station06010.html
History
Opened1922
Rebuilt1977
Passengers
20157,960 daily
Services
Preceding station   KintetsuLogo.svg Kintetsu Railway   Following station
   B  Kashihara Line  
Local

LinesEdit

Platforms and tracksEdit

The station has two side platforms serving one track each.

1  Kashihara Line for Yamato-Yagi and Kashihara-Jingumae
2  Kashihara Line for Yamato-Saidaiji and Kyoto
Kashihara line
Kashihara line to Yamato Saidaiji
Nishinokyo
Kujo
Kintetsu Koriyama
Tsutsui
Hirahata
- Hirahata- Kintetsu Tenri Line to Tenri
Family Kouen Mae
Yuuzaki
Kashihara line to Kashihara Jinnguu Mae

HistoryEdit

  • 1922—Tsutsui Station was opened on the Unebi Line by the Osaka Electric Tramway.
  • 1941—Owned by the Kansai Express Railway that merged with the Sangu Express Railway.
  • 1944—Owned by the Kintetsu Railway that merged with the Nankai Railway
  • 1977—The station was converted to an elevated station.
  • Apr. 1, 2007—PiTaPa, a reusable contactless stored value smart card, has been available.

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