Kōwaguchi Station

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Kōwaguchi Station
河和口駅
MT-Kōwaguchi Station-Building.jpg
Station building (left)
Location
Prefecture Aichi
(See other stations in Aichi)
District Chita
Town Mihama
Neighborhood etc. Futto
Postal code 470-2401
(in Japanese) 愛知県知多郡美浜町大字布土字中平井33番地1 [1]
History
Year opened 1932
Rail services
Operator(s) Nagoya Railroad
Line(s) Meitetsu Kōwa Line
Statistics 117,217 [2] passengers/day 2006

Kōwaguchi Station (河和口駅 Kōwaguchi-eki?) is a railway station operated by Meitetsu's Kōwa Line located in Mihama, Chita District, Aichi Prefecture, Japan. It is located 25.8 rail kilometers from the terminus of the line at Ōtagawa Station.

History[edit]

Kōwaguchi Station was opened on July 1, 1932 as a station on the Chita Railway. The Chita Railway became part of the Meitetsu group on February 2, 1943. In 2007, the Tranpass system of magnetic fare cards with automatic turnstiles was implemented.

Lines[edit]

Layout[edit]

Kōwaguchi Station has two opposed side platforms. The platforms are short, and can handle trains of only six carriages or less. The station is unattended.

Platforms[edit]

1 Meitetsu Kōwa Line For Kōwa
2 Meitetsu Kōwa Line For Fuki, Meitetsu-Nagoya, Inuyama, and Tsushima

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Meitetsu Kōwa Line
Rapid Limited: no stop
Limited Express: no stop
Fuki   Express   Kōwa
Fuki   Local Express   Kōwa
Fuki   Local   Kōwa

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "河和口" [Kōwaguchi] (in Japanese). Nagoya Railroad. Retrieved 9 December 2010. 
  2. ^ "第10章 運輸・通信 (平成20年度刊愛知県統計年鑑)" [Statistics of Aichi in Year 20 of the Heisei Era] (in Japanese). Aichi Prefecture. Retrieved 30 November 2010. 

Coordinates: 34°47′51″N 136°55′08″E / 34.7976°N 136.9188°E / 34.7976; 136.9188