Futamatagawa Station

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Futamatagawa Station
二俣川駅
Futamatagawa Station.JPG
The north entrance, January 2015
Location
Prefecture Kanagawa
(See other stations in Kanagawa)
City Yokohama
Ward Asahi
(in Japanese) 神奈川県横浜市旭区
History
Year opened 1926
Rail services
Station number(s) SO10
Operator(s) Sagami Railway
Line(s) Sagami Railway Main Line
Sagami Railway Izumino Line
Statistics 79,122 passengers/day (FY2011)
Aiga bus inv.svg Major bus terminal(s) attached to the station

Futamatagawa Station (二俣川駅 Futamatagawa eki?) is a railway station in Asahi-ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan, operated by the private railway operator Sagami Railway (Sotetsu).

Lines[edit]

Futamatagawa Station is served by the Sagami Railway Main Line and Sagami Railway Izumino Line. It lies 10.5 km from the terminus of the Main Line at Yokohama Station, and is the terminus for the Izumino Line.

Station layout[edit]

Futamatagawa Station has a two island platforms serving four tracks.

Platforms[edit]

1 Sagami Railway Main Line for Yamato and Ebina
2 Sagami Railway Main Line for Yamato and Ebina
Sagami Railway Izumino Line for Shōnandai
3/4 Sagami Railway Main Line for Yokohama
  • Platform 3 is used mostly by trains from the Izumino Line, and platform 4 is used mostly by trains from the Main Line.

Adjacent stations[edit]

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

History[edit]

Futamatagawa Station opened on May 12, 1926.[1] The Izumino Line opened on April 8, 1976.[1]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2011, the station was used by an average of 79,122 passengers daily.[1]

Surrounding area[edit]

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

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Terada, Hirokazu (19 January 2013). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 234. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4. 

External links[edit]

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