Kanagawa-Shimmachi Station

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Kanagawa-Shimmachi Station
神奈川新町駅
Kanagawa-Shinmachi Station 01.jpg
Kanagawa-Shinmachi Station
Location
Prefecture Kanagawa
(See other stations in Kanagawa)
City Yokohama
Ward Kanagawa
Neighborhood Kamezumi-chō
Postal code 221-0041
Address in Japanese 神奈川県横浜市神奈川区亀住町
History
Opened 1915
Former name Shinmachi Station
Present name since 1927
Rail services
Station number(s) LL34
Operator(s) Keikyu
Line(s) Keikyū Main Line
Statistics 16,860 passengers/day (2008)
Bus There is a bus stop near this station

Kanagawa-Shimmachi Station (神奈川新町駅 Kanagawa-Shinmachi-eki?) is a railway station on the Keikyū Main Line located in Kanagawa-ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan. It is located 20.0 rail kilometers from the northern terminus of the Keikyū Main Line at Shinagawa Station, in Tokyo.

History[edit]

Kanagawa-Shimmachi Station opened on August 21, 1915 as Shinmachi Station (新町駅 Shinmachi-eki?). It assumed its present name in April, 1927. In March 1978, the platforms were lengthened to handle 12-car long trains.

Lines[edit]

Station layout[edit]

1, 2  Keikyū Main Line for Yokohama, Shin-Zushi, Uraga, Misakiguchi
3, 4  Keikyū Main Line for Keikyū Kamata, Haneda Airport, Shinagawa, Sengakuji, Oshiage

Kanagawa-Shinmachi Station is an elevated station with two island platforms serving four tracks.

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Keikyu Main Line
Koyasu   Local   Nakakido
Keikyū Tsurumi   Airport Express   Nakakido
Keikyū Kawasaki   Ltd. Express   Yokohama
Rapid Ltd. Express: no stop
Keikyu Wing: no stop

References[edit]

  • Miura, Kazuo. Keikyū Kakuekiteisha to Kamakura Monogatari. Tokyo Shimbun Shuppankyoku (1998). ISBN 4-8083-0624-7 (Japanese)

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 35°28′53″N 139°38′24″E / 35.4814°N 139.6400°E / 35.4814; 139.6400