Akasaka Station (Fukuoka)

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Akasaka Station
赤坂駅
Akasaka FukuokaSubway.jpg
Exit #1
Location
Prefecture Fukuoka
(See other stations in Fukuoka)
City Fukuoka
Ward Chūō
History
Year opened 1981
Rail services
Operator(s) Fukuoka City Subway
Line(s) Kūkō Line
Statistics 12,152 passengers/day [1]

Akasaka Station (赤坂駅 Akasaka-eki?) is a train station located in Chūō-ku, Fukuoka in Japan. Its station symbol is a track and field athlete in red, in connection with the annual Fukuoka Marathon, which start/goal is Heiwadai athletic stadium, located 600m distance from this station.

Lines[edit]

Tracks[edit]

1 Kūkō Line for Tenjin, Hakata, Fukuokakūkō (Airport) and Kaizuka
2 Kūkō Line for Meinohama, Chikuzen-Maebaru and Karatsu

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Kūkō Line
Ōhorikōen - Tenjin

Vicinity[edit]

  • Fukuoka Central District Office
  • Fukuoka Transportation Bureau
  • Maizuru Park
  • Korokan Ruins, Exhibition Hall
    • formerly Heiwadai baseball stadium
  • Fukuoka Castle
  • Heiwadai Athleic Stadium
  • Fukuoka High Court
  • Fukuoka District Court
  • Fukuoka Legal Affairs Bureau
  • Fukuoka Public Prosecutors Office
  • Fukuoka Central Employment Office
  • Central City Health Center
  • Fukuoka City Civic Center
  • Fukuoka Central Fish Wholesale Market
  • several schools

References[edit]

  1. ^ Year 2006[citation needed]


Coordinates: 33°35′21″N 130°23′28″E / 33.589117°N 130.390978°E / 33.589117; 130.390978