Futamatagawa Station

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Futamatagawa Station
二俣川駅
Sagami-railway-main-line-Futamatagawa-station-platform.jpg
Futamatagawa Station platforms
Location
Prefecture Kanagawa
(See other stations in Kanagawa)
City Yokohama
Ward Asahi
Neighborhood etc. Futamatagawa 2-chōme 91-7
Postal code 241 - 0821
(in Japanese) 神奈川県横浜市旭区二俣川2丁目91-7
History
Year opened 1926
Rail services
Operator(s) Sagami Railway
Line(s) Main Line
Izumino Line
Statistics 80,949 passengers/day 2007
Aiga bus inv.svg Major bus terminal(s) attached to the station
Futamatagawa Station

Futamatagawa Station (二俣川駅 Futamatagawa eki?) is a joint use railway station located in Asahi Ward, Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan. The station serves both the Main Line and the Izumino Line of the Sagami Railway. It is 10.5 kilometers from the terminus of the Main Line at Yokohama Station, and is the terminus for the Izumino Line.

It is the nearest station of the driver's license test site in Kanagawa Prefecture.

History[edit]

Futamatgawa Station was opened on March 12, 1926. The Izumino Line began operations from April 8, 1976. The station building was completely reconstructed, and a fourth track was added by May 28, 1989.

Lines[edit]

Services[edit]

The typical off-peak service is:

  • 14 trains an hour to Yokohama:
    • 4 Limited Expresses (non-stop)
    • 4 Rapids (Tsurugamine, Hoshikawa, Yokohama)
    • 6 Local
  • 8 trains an hour to Ebina:
    • 2 Limited Expresses (Yamato, Ebina)
    • 6 Rapids and Local(all stop)
  • 8 trains an hour to Shonandai:
    • 2 Limited Expresses (Izumino, Shonandai)
    • 6 Local

Station layout[edit]

Futamatagawa Station has a two island platforms serving four tracks.

Platforms[edit]

1 Sagami Railway Main Line YamatoEbina
2 Sagami Railway Main Line YamatoEbina
Sagami Railway Izumino Line Shōnandai
3 Sagami Railway Main Line Yokohama (Mainly from Izumino Line)
4 Sagami Railway Main Line Yokohama (Mainly from Ebina district)

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Sagami Railway
Main Line
Tsurugamine   Local   Kibōgaoka
Minami-Makigahara
(Izumino Line)
Tsurugamine   Rapid   Minami-Makigahara
(Izumino Line)
Yokohama   Express   Kibōgaoka
Yokohama   Limited Express   Yamato
Izumino Line
Tsurugamine
(Main Line)
  Local   Minami-Makigahara
Tsurugamine
(Main Line)
  Rapid   Minami-Makigahara
Yokohama   Limited Express   Izumino

References[edit]

  • Harris, Ken and Clarke, Jackie. Jane's World Railways 2008-2009. Jane's Information Group (2008). ISBN 0-7106-2861-7

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°27′47.08″N 139°31′55.09″E / 35.4630778°N 139.5319694°E / 35.4630778; 139.5319694