Chitose-Karasuyama Station

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Chitose-Karasuyama Station
千歳烏山駅
Chitosekarasuyama-Sta-N.JPG
East entrance, April 2012
Location
Prefecture Tokyo
(See other stations in Tokyo)
Ward Setagaya
Neighborhood etc. 6-1-1 Minami-Karasuyama
Postal code 157-0062
(in Japanese) 東京都世田谷区南烏山6-1-1
History
Year opened 1913
Former name Karasuyama Station
Present name since 1929
Rail services
Station number(s) KO12
Operator(s) Keio Corporation
Line(s) Keio Line
Statistics 74,518 passengers/day (FY2011)
Aiga bus inv.svg There is a bus stop near this station

Chitose-Karasuyama Station (千歳烏山駅 Chitose-karasuyama-eki?) is a railway station on the Keio Line in Setagaya, Tokyo, Japan, operated by the private railway operator Keio Corporation.[1] It is the westernmost station of the Keio Line in the 23 special wards of Tokyo. Trains cross the Setagaya-Chōfu border west of the station.

Station layout[edit]

The station has two ground-level side platforms serving two tracks. Both platforms are connected by stairs to two small underground concourses beneath the tracks.

Platforms[edit]

View of the platforms from the adjacent level crossing, October 2008
1 Keio Line for Chōfu, Hashimoto, Keiō-Hachiōji, and Takaosanguchi
2 Keio Line for Meidaimae, Sasazuka, Shinjuku, Toei Shinjuku Line

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Keio Line
Special Express: no stop
Semi Special Express: no stop
Sakurajōsui   Express   Tsutsujigaoka
Sakurajōsui   Semi Express   Tsutsujigaoka
Hachimanyama   Rapid   Sengawa
Roka-kōen   Local   Sengawa

History[edit]

The station opened on April 15, 1913 as Karasuyama Station (烏山駅?).[2] It was renamed Chitose-Karasuyama on 7 August 1929.[2]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2011, the station was used by an average of 74,518 passengers daily.[2]

Surrounding area[edit]

On both the north and south sides of the station lie large shopping districts. Just north of the station is the Karasuyama District Administration Office.

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.keio.co.jp/english/railwaymap/index.html
  2. ^ a b c 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. 228. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4. 

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 35°40′04″N 139°36′02″E / 35.6679°N 139.6006°E / 35.6679; 139.6006