Higashi-Yamatoshi Station

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Higashi-Yamatoshi Station
東大和市駅
Seibu-railway-haijima-line-Higashi-yamatoshi-station-entrance.jpg
Station entrance, August 2009
Location
Prefecture Tokyo
(See other stations in Tokyo)
City Higashiyamato
History
Year opened 1950
Former name Ōmebashi Station
Rail services
Station number(s) SS32
Operator(s) Seibu Railway
Line(s) Seibu Haijima Line
Statistics 25,171 passengers/day (FY2013)

Higashi-Yamatoshi Station (東大和市駅 Higashiyamatoshi eki?) is a railway station in Higashiyamato, Tokyo, Japan. This station is served by the Seibu Haijima Line.

History[edit]

The station opened on May 15, 1950 as Ōmebashi Station (青梅橋駅 Ōmebashi eki?), named after the intersection outside. It gained its current name on March 25, 1979 and was elevated on July 17, 1980.

Station numbering was introduced on all Seibu Railway lines during fiscal 2012, with Higashi-Yamatoshi Station becoming "SS32".[1]

Lines[edit]

Station layout[edit]

There are two side platforms separated by two tracks on the second floor (Japanese sense, first floor in European sense), accessed by stairs, escalators and lifts. The ticket gates are at ground level.

Track 1 is for down trains (for Haijima), Track 2 is for up trains (for Kodaira and Seibu-Shinjuku).

Services[edit]

Trains run 0455-0040 weekdays and 0455-0025 weekends. The typical hourly weekday off-peak service is:

  • 6 local trains to Tanashi, of which:
    • 4 continue to Seibu-Shinjuku
  • 6 local trains to Tamagawa-Jōsui, of which:
    • 2 continue to Haijima

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Ogawa   Seibu Haijima Line   Tamagawa-Jōsui

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2013, the station was the 41st busiest on the Seibu network with an average of 25,171 passengers daily.[2]

The passenger figures for previous years are as shown below.

Fiscal year Daily average
2009 23,700[3]
2010 23,379[4]
2011 23,468[5]
2012 24,170[2]
2013 25,171[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 西武線全駅で駅ナンバリングを導入します [Station numbering to be introduced at all Seibu stations] (pdf). News Release (in Japanese). Japan: Seibu Railway. February 23, 2012. Retrieved 22 August 2014. 
  2. ^ a b c 駅別乗降人員 2013(平成25)年度 1日平均 [Average daily station usage figures (fiscal 2013)] (PDF) (in Japanese). Japan: Seibu Railway. Retrieved 18 August 2014. 
  3. ^ 駅別乗降人員 2009(平成21)年度 1日平均 [Average daily station usage figures (fiscal 2009)] (PDF) (in Japanese). Japan: Seibu Railway. Retrieved 18 August 2014. 
  4. ^ 駅別乗降人員 2010(平成22)年度 1日平均 [Average daily station usage figures (fiscal 2010)] (PDF) (in Japanese). Japan: Seibu Railway. Retrieved 18 August 2014. 
  5. ^ 駅別乗降人員 2011(平成23)年度 1日平均 [Average daily station usage figures (fiscal 2011)] (PDF) (in Japanese). Japan: Seibu Railway. Retrieved 18 August 2014. 

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 35°43′58″N 139°26′02″E / 35.7329°N 139.4340°E / 35.7329; 139.4340