Fukuroi Station

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Fukuroi Station
袋井駅
Station JRTokai Fukuroi.jpg
JR Fukuroi Station in 2006
Location
Prefecture Shizuoka
(See other stations in Shizuoka)
City Fukuroi
Neighborhood etc. 2025-5 Takao
Postal code 437 - 0023
(in Japanese) 静岡県袋井市高尾2025-5
History
Year opened 1889
Rail services
Operator(s) Central Japan Railway Company
Line(s) Tōkaidō Main Line
Statistics 5,806 passengers/day (2006)
Aiga bus inv.svg Large bus terminal(s) attached to the station

Fukuroi Station (袋井駅 Fukuroi-eki?) is a railway station on the Tōkaidō Main Line of Central Japan Railway Company in Fukuroi, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan. The station is 238.1 rail kilometers from Tokyo Station.

History[edit]

Fukuroi Station was opened on April 16, 1889 when the section of the Tōkaidō Main Line connecting Shizuoka with Hamamatsu was completed. From 1902-1962, it was an interchange station which also served the Akiha Line of the Shizuoka Railway. Regularly scheduled freight service was discontinued on January 21, 1984.

Lines[edit]

Layout[edit]

Fukuroi Station has two island platforms, connected by an overpass. The outside tracks, Track 1 and Track 4, are not in regular use, except during peak times in the summer festival season. The station building has automated ticket machines, TOICA automated turnstiles and a manned "Midori no Madoguchi" service counter.

Platform[edit]

1 Tōkaidō Main Line auxiliary platform
2 Tōkaidō Main Line For Kakegawa, Shizuoka
3 Tōkaidō Main Line For Hamamatsu, Toyohashi
4 Tōkaidō Main Line auxiliary platform

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Tōkaidō Main Line
Kakegawa   Home Liner   Iwata
Aino   Local   Iwata

References[edit]

  • Yoshikawa, Fumio. Tokaido-sen 130-nen no ayumi. Grand-Prix Publishing (2002) ISBN 4-87687-234-1.(Japanese)

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 34°44′29.5″N 137°55′33″E / 34.741528°N 137.92583°E / 34.741528; 137.92583