Urawa-Misono Station (浦和美園駅, Urawa Misono-eki) is a railway station on the Saitama Rapid Railway Line in Midori-ku, Saitama, Saitama Prefecture, Japan, operated by the third-sector railway operator Saitama Railway Corporation.
Overview of the station in 2015
|Location||4-12 Misono, Midori-ku, Saitama-shi, Saitama-ken 336-0967|
|Operated by||Saitama Railway Corporation|
|Line(s)||■ Saitama Rapid Railway Line|
|Distance||14.6 km from Akabane-iwabuchi|
|Platforms||1 island + 1 side platform|
|Opened||28 March 2001|
|Passengers (FY2011)||5,201 daily|
Urawa-Misono Station is served by the 14.6 km Saitama Rapid Railway Line from Akabane-iwabuchi in Kita, Tokyo, and forms the terminus of the line. The majority of services on the line continue southward onto the Tokyo Metro Namboku Line to Meguro and on the Tokyu Meguro Line to Hiyoshi in Kanagawa Prefecture.
The station has an island platform serving two ground-level tracks. An additional side platform (platform 3) is located on the opposite side of track 2 for use during special events at the nearby Saitama Stadium attended by large crowds. The main platforms (1 and 2) are equipped with chest-height platform edge doors.
|1-3||■ Saitama Rapid Railway Line||for Higashi-Kawaguchi and Akabane-iwabuchi|
Tokyo Metro Namboku Line for Meguro
Tokyu Meguro Line for Hiyoshi
Facilities and accessibilityEdit
The elevated station concourse and ground-level platforms all have elevator access. Universal access toilets are available on the concourse level.
|Saitama Rapid Railway Line|
Urawa-Misono Station opened on 28 March 2001 with the opening of the Saitama Rapid Railway Line.
In fiscal 2011, the station was used by an average of 5,201 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).
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- Official website (in Japanese)