Urawa-Misono Station

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.

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Urawa-Misono Station

浦和美園駅
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Overview of the station in 2015
Location4-12 Misono, Midori-ku, Saitama-shi, Saitama-ken 336-0967
Japan
Coordinates35°53′36″N 139°43′41″E / 35.8934°N 139.7280°E / 35.8934; 139.7280Coordinates: 35°53′36″N 139°43′41″E / 35.8934°N 139.7280°E / 35.8934; 139.7280
Operated bySaitama Railway Logo.svg Saitama Railway Corporation
Line(s) Saitama Rapid Railway Line
Distance14.6 km from Akabane-iwabuchi
Platforms1 island + 1 side platform
Tracks2
ConnectionsBus stop
Other information
Station code     SR26
WebsiteOfficial website
History
Opened28 March 2001
Traffic
Passengers (FY2011)5,201 daily
Location
Urawa-Misono Station is located in Saitama Prefecture
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Urawa-Misono Station
Location within Saitama Prefecture
Urawa-Misono Station is located in Japan
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Urawa-Misono Station
Urawa-Misono Station (Japan)

LinesEdit

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.[1]

Station layoutEdit

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.

PlatformsEdit

1-3  Saitama Rapid Railway Line for Higashi-Kawaguchi and Akabane-iwabuchi
  Tokyo Metro Namboku Line for Meguro
MG 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.

Adjacent stationsEdit

« Service »
Saitama Rapid Railway Line
Higashi-Kawaguchi - Terminus

HistoryEdit

Urawa-Misono Station opened on 28 March 2001 with the opening of the Saitama Rapid Railway Line.[2]

Passenger statisticsEdit

In fiscal 2011, the station was used by an average of 5,201 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[2]

Surrounding areaEdit

 
Saitama Stadium in June 2012
 
Aeon Mall Urawa-Misono in August 2013

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Urawa-Misono Station timetable". ekikara.jp. Gurunavi Inc. 20 August 2018. Retrieved 31 August 2018.
  2. ^ a b Terada, Hirokazu (19 January 2013). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 217. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4.

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