Higashi-Iwatsuki Station

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Higashi-Iwatsuki Station
東岩槻駅
Higashi-Iwatsuki Station South Entrance 20120807.JPG
South side of the station, August 2012
Location
Prefecture Saitama
(See other stations in Saitama)
City Saitama
Ward Iwatsuki
Neighborhood etc. 1-12-1 Higashi-Iwatsuki
(in Japanese) さいたま市岩槻区東岩槻1-12-1
History
Year opened 1969
Rail services
Station number(s) TD-07
Operator(s) Tobu Railway
Line(s) Tobu Noda Line
Statistics 19,406 passengers/day (FY2011)

Higashi-Iwatsuki Station (東岩槻駅 Higashi-Iwatsuki-eki?) is a railway station on the Tobu Noda Line in Iwatsuki-ku, Saitama, Japan, operated by the private railway operator Tobu Railway.

Lines[edit]

Higashi-Iwatsuki Station is served by the 62.7 km Tobu Noda Line from Omiya in Saitama Prefecture to Funabashi in Chiba Prefecture, and lies 10.9 km from the western terminus of the line at Omiya.[1]

Station layout[edit]

The station has one ground-level island platform serving two tracks. The station building is located above the platform.

Platforms[edit]

1 Tobu Noda Line for Omiya
2 Tobu Noda Line for Kashiwa and Funabashi

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Tobu Noda Line
Iwatsuki Local Toyoharu

History[edit]

The station opened on 1 December 1969.[1] From 17 March 2012, station numbering was introduced on the Tobu Noda Line, with Higashi-Iwatsuki Station becoming "TD-07".[2]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2011, the station was used by an average of 19,406 passengers daily.[1]

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. 224. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4. 
  2. ^ "「東武スカイツリーライン」誕生! あわせて駅ナンバリングを導入し、よりわかりやすくご案内します" [Tobu Sky Tree Line created! Station numbering to be introduced at same time] (pdf). Tobu News (in Japanese). Tobu Railway. 9 February 2012. Retrieved 9 September 2013. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°57′49″N 139°42′45″E / 35.9635°N 139.7124°E / 35.9635; 139.7124