Kagawa Station (Kanagawa)

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Kagawa Station
香川駅
Kagawa Station platform.JPG
Location
Prefecture Kanagawa
(See other stations in Kanagawa)
City Chigasaki
Neighborhood etc. Kagawa 5-1-1
Postal code 253 - 0082
(in Japanese) 神奈川県茅ヶ崎市香川五丁目1-1
History
Year opened 1921
Rail services
Operator(s) JR East
Line(s) Sagami Line
Statistics 4,754 passengers/day 2008
There are no bus services at this station
Kagawa Station building in 2004

Kagawa Station (香川駅 Kagawa-eki?) is a train station in the city of Chigasaki, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan. It is 3.4 rail kilometers from the terminal station of the Sagami Line, Chigasaki.

History[edit]

Kagawa Station was opened on September 28, 1921, as a station the Sagami Railway. On June 1, 1944, the Sagami Railway was nationalized and merged with the Japan National Railways. On April 1, 1987, with the dissolution and privatization of the Japan National Railways, the station came under the operation of JR East. Automated turnstiles using the Suica IC card system came into operation from November 2001. The station is manned.

Line[edit]

Kagawa Station is served by the following line:

Station layout[edit]

The station consists of a single side platform.

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Kita-Chigasaki   JR Sagami Line   Samukawa

Coordinates: 35°21′23.4″N 139°23′59.2″E / 35.356500°N 139.399778°E / 35.356500; 139.399778

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