Ōguchi Station

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Ōguchi Station
大口駅
Ooguchi Station in Kanagawa Japan.jpg
Ōguchi Station
Location
Prefecture Kanagawa
(See other stations in Kanagawa)
City Yokohama
Ward Kanagawa
Neighborhood etc. Ōguchi-dōri
Postal code 221-0002
(in Japanese) 神奈川県 横浜市神奈川区大口通
History
Year opened 1947
Rail services
Operator(s) JR East
Line(s) Yokohama Line
Statistics 17,164 passengers/day (FY2008)[1]
Aiga bus inv.svg There is a bus stop near this station

Ōguchi Station (大口駅 Ōguchi-eki?) is a railway station on the Yokohama Line in Kanagawa-ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Ōguchi Station is served by the Yokohama Line from Higashi-Kanagawa to Hachioji, and lies 2.2 km from the official starting point of the line at Higashi-Kanagawa. Many services continue west of Higashi-Kanagawa via the Negishi Line to Sakuragicho during the offpeak, and to Ōfuna during the morning peak.

Station layout[edit]

Ōguchi Station has a single ground-level island platform serving two tracks, connected to the station building by an overpass.

Platforms[edit]

1 Yokohama Line for Machida and Hachioji
2 Yokohama Line for Higashi-Kanagawa, Sakuragicho, and Ōfuna

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Yokohama Line
Rapid: no stop
Higashi-Kanagawa   Local   Kikuna

History[edit]

Ōguchi Station opened on December 20, 1947 as a station on the Japanese National Railways (JNR). With the privatization of the JNR on April 1, 1987, the station came under the operational control of JR East.

References[edit]

  • Harris, Ken and Clarke, Jackie. Jane's World Railways 2008-2009. Jane's Information Group (2008). ISBN 0-7106-2861-7
  1. ^ JR East statistics. Average number of incoming passengers in fiscal year 2008.


External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°29′32″N 139°38′46″E / 35.4922°N 139.6462°E / 35.4922; 139.6462