Fukaya Station

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Fukaya Station
深谷駅
Fukaya Station.jpg
North entrance of Fukaya Station
Location
Prefecture Saitama
(See other stations in Saitama)
City Fukaya
Neighborhood etc. 3-1-8 Nishijima-chō
(in Japanese) 深谷市西島町3-1-8
History
Year opened 1883
Rail services
Operator(s) JR East
Line(s) Takasaki Line
Statistics 10,312 passengers/day 2009[1]

Fukaya Station (深谷駅 Fukaya-eki?) is a railway station on the Takasaki Line operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East) in Fukaya, Saitama, Japan.

Station layout[edit]

The station has one side platform and one island platform.

Platforms[edit]

1・3 Takasaki Line for Ōmiya, Urawa, and Ueno
Shōnan-Shinjuku Line (Tōkaidō Line through service) for Shinjuku, Yokohama, and Odawara
2 Takasaki Line for Takasaki, Maebashi, and Minakami

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Kagohara   Takasaki Line
(All services except limited express)
  Okabe

History[edit]

The station opened on 21 October 1883, while the current station building was completed in 1996. The building is a miniature of the Marunouchi station building of Tokyo Station, with its brick built by Japan Brick Company. Bricks used in the Marunouchi station building are produced by this company.

References[edit]

  1. ^ JR East statistics (2009). Boarding passengers only.

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Coordinates: 36°11′29″N 139°16′53″E / 36.1913°N 139.2813°E / 36.1913; 139.2813