Fukui-Ekimae Station

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Fukui-Ekimae Station
福井駅前駅
Fukuiekimaeeki.jpg
Fukui-Ekimae Station
Location
Prefecture Fukui
(See other stations in Fukui)
City Fukui
Neighborhood etc. 1 Chūō
Postal code 910-0006
(in Japanese) 福井県福井市中央一丁目
History
Year opened 1933
Rail services
Operator(s) Fukui Railway
Line(s) Fukubu Line
Aiga bus inv.svg Major bus terminal(s) attached to the station

Fukui-Ekimae Station (福井駅前駅 Fukui-ekimae-eki?) is a Fukui Railway Fukubu Line railway station located in Fukui, Fukui Prefecture, Japan.

Services[edit]

All Fukubu Line trains serve Fukui-Ekimae station. Fukui-Ekimae Station is a single platform located approximately 150 meters west of Fukui Station in the median of Densha-dōri. A roof and incline were added after the introduction of low-floor trains and disabled access improvements.

Surrounding area[edit]

Densha-dōri passes through Fukui's main downtown shopping area. The road and arcades on either side were under construction until March 2006, when an underground parking deck was completed. An additional station in the Fukui Station rotary is under consideration, along with shared access with trains from the Echizen Railway Mikuni Awara Line.

Transfers[edit]

JR and Echizen Railway Fukui Station is located approximately 150 meters to the east; the Echizen Railway terminal is on the eastern side of the JR West station.

History[edit]

  • October 15, 1933: Station opens

Adjacent stations[edit]

Coordinates: 36°03′43″N 136°13′14″E / 36.061859°N 136.220635°E / 36.061859; 136.220635