Gekkōji Station

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Gekkōji Station
月江寺駅
GekkojiEki2004-12.jpg
Gekkōji Station, December 2004
Location
Prefecture Yamanashi
(See other stations in Yamanashi)
City Fujiyoshida
Neighborhood etc. 1-1-14 Midorigaoka
Postal code 403-0013
(in Japanese) 山梨県富士吉田市緑ケ丘1-1-14
History
Year opened 1931
Rail services
Station number(s) FJ15
Operator(s) Fuji Kyuko
Line(s) Fujikyuko Line
Statistics 1,031 passengers/day (FY1998)

Gekkōji Station (月江寺駅 Gekkōji-eki?) is a railway station on the Fujikyuko Line in Fujiyoshida, Yamanashi, Japan, operated by Fuji Kyuko (Fujikyu).[1]

Lines[edit]

Gekkōji Station is served by the 26.6 km (16.5 mi) privately operated Fujikyuko Line from Ōtsuki to Kawaguchiko, and lies 21.9 kilometres (13.6 mi) from the terminus of the line at Ōtsuki Station.[2]

Station layout[edit]

The station is staffed and consists of a single side platform serving a single bidirectional track.[1] It has a waiting room and toilet facilities.[1]

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Fujikyuko Line
Shimoyoshida Local Fujisan
Fujisan Tokkyū: no stop
Fuji Tozan Densha: no stop

History[edit]

Gekkōji Station opened on 1 October 1931.[2]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 1998, the station was used by an average of 1,031 passengers daily.[2]

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Fujiyoshida City Office
  • Gekkōji Temple (after which the station is named)[1]
  • Fuji Gakuen High School
  • Yoshida High School
  • Fuji Gakuen Junior High School
  • Shimoyoshida Junior High School
  • Shimoyoshida No. 2 Elementary School
  • Gekkōji Kindergarten

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d 各駅のご案内 [Station information] (in Japanese). Japan: Fujikyuko. 23 January 2012. Retrieved 2 March 2012. 
  2. ^ a b c Terada, Hirokazu (July 2002). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 220. ISBN 4-87366-874-3. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°29′36″N 138°47′53″E / 35.49333°N 138.79806°E / 35.49333; 138.79806