Dome-mae Chiyozaki Station

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Dome-mae Chiyozaki Station (ドーム前千代崎駅 Dōmu-mae Chiyozaki-eki?) is a railway station on the Osaka Municipal Subway Nagahori Tsurumi-ryokuchi Line in Nishi-ku, Osaka, Japan. The station has the secondary station name Kyocera Dome Osaka.

There is Dome-mae Station (ドーム前駅 Dōmu-mae eki?) on the Hanshin Electric Railway Hanshin Namba Line near Dome-mae Chiyozaki Station.

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Dome-mae Chiyozaki Station (Osaka Municipal Subway)[edit]

Dome-mae Chiyozaki Station
ドーム前千代崎駅
Dome-mae Chiyozaki Station.jpg
An entrance to Dome-mae Chiyozaki Station (May 2007)
Location
Prefecture Osaka
(See other stations in Osaka)
City Osaka
Ward Nishi
Neighborhood etc. Chiyozaki Sanchome
Coordinates 34°40′14.77″N 135°28′45.79″E / 34.6707694°N 135.4793861°E / 34.6707694; 135.4793861 (Dome-mae Chiyozaki Station)
(in Japanese) 大阪市西区千代崎三丁目
History
Year opened 1997
Former name Osaka Dome-mae Chiyozaki Station
Present name since 2006
Rail services
Station number(s) N12
Operator(s) Osaka Municipal Transportation Bureau
Line(s) Municipal Subway Nagahori Tsurumi-ryokuchi Line

The station has an island platform serving 2 tracks on the 4th basement and the platform is fenced with platform gates. On the 2nd basement, there are extra ticket machines on the opposite side of the ticket gates for the events at Osaka Dome (Kyocera Dome Osaka).

1 Nagahori Tsurumi-ryokuchi Line for Shinsaibashi, Morinomiya, Kyobashi and Kadomaminami
2 Nagahori Tsurumi-ryokuchi Line to Taisho


Dome-mae Station (Hanshin Railway)[edit]

Dome-mae Station
ドーム前駅
Dome-mae station, Hansin04.JPG
An entrance to Dome-mae Station (March 2009)
Location
Prefecture Osaka
(See other stations in Osaka)
City Osaka
Ward Nishi
Neighborhood etc. Chiyozaki Sanchome
Coordinates 34°40′13.8″N 135°28′42.24″E / 34.670500°N 135.4784000°E / 34.670500; 135.4784000 (Dome-mae Station)
(in Japanese) 大阪市西区千代崎三丁目
History
Year opened 2009
Rail services
Station number(s) HS 43
Operator(s) Hanshin Electric Railway Co., Ltd.
Line(s) Hanshin Namba Line

This station has 5 levels underground in order to take passengers from Osaka Dome (Kyocera Dome Osaka) smoothly. The 2nd basement is the ticket gate area and the 5th basement is an island platform serving two tracks. Approximately 160 thousand bricks are used for the wall of the platform and tracks because there used to be a factory of Osaka Gas near this station and the factory was made of bricks. (阪神なんば線秘話7 (Hanshin Namba Line Inside Story: Story 7) (Japanese)[dead link] - Hanshin Electric Railway Co., Ltd.) The passage to ÆON Mall Osaka Dome City is located in front of ticket gates.


1 Hanshin Namba Line for Osaka Namba and Nara
2 Hanshin Namba Line for Amagasaki, Koshien and Kobe Sannomiya
Change trains at Amagasaki or Kobe Sannnomiya for Akashi and Himeji


History[edit]

  • August 29, 1997: Osaka Dome-mae Chiyozaki Station (大阪ドーム前千代崎駅 Ōsaka-Dōmu-mae-Chiyozaki eki?) on the Osaka Municipal Subway Nagahori Tsurumi-ryokuchi Line was opened for the extension of the line from Shinsaibashi to Taisho.
  • December 24, 2006: Osaka Dome-mae Chiyozaki Station was renamed Dome-mae Chiyozaki Station on the same day the Imazatosuji Line was opened.
  • March 20, 2009: Dome-mae Station was opened for the opening of the Hanshin Railway Hanshin Namba Line.
  • August 28, 2010: The platform gates became in use on the platform of Dome-mae Chiyozaki Station.

Surroundings[edit]

Buses[edit]

Dome-mae Chiyozaki (Osaka Municipal Transportation Bureau)
  • Route 51 for Tempozan via Bentencho-ekimae and Daisan Tottei-mae
  • Route 70 for Nishi-Funamachi via Taisho Kuyakusho-mae (ward office)
  • Route 70 Express for Nishi-Funamachi via Taisho Kuyakusho-mae (ward office)
  • Route 76 for Subway Suminoekoen
  • Route 90 for Nodahanshin-mae / for Tsurumachi Yonchome via Taisho Kuyakusho-mae (ward office)
  • Route 91 for Tsurumachi Yonchome via Taisho Kuyakusho-mae (ward office)
  • Route 91 Express for Tsurumachi Yonchome via Taisho Kuyakusho-mae (ward office)
  • Route 94 for Tsurumachi Yonchome via Chishima Koen-mae
  • Route 98 for Taisho Kuyakusho-mae (ward office) via Shin-Chitose

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Osaka Municipal Subway (N12: Dome-mae Chiyozaki)
Nagahori Tsurumi-ryokuchi Line
Taisho (N11) - Nishi-Nagahori (N13)
Hanshin Railway (HS 43: Dome-mae)
Hanshin Namba Line
Kujo (HS 44)   Local   Sakuragawa (HS 42)
Kujo (HS 44)   Semi-Express
Suburban Semi-Express
  Sakuragawa (HS 42)
Kujo (HS 44)   Rapid Express   Sakuragawa (HS 42)