Kasugaichō Station

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Kasugaichō Station
春日居町駅
KasugaichoSt.jpg
Kasugaicho Station platforms
Location
Prefecture Yamanashi
(See other stations in Yamanashi)
City Fuefuki
Neighborhood etc. 392-5, Kasugai-cho Betsuden
Coordinates 35°40′25″N 138°39′33″E / 35.673503°N 138.659053°E / 35.673503; 138.659053Coordinates: 35°40′25″N 138°39′33″E / 35.673503°N 138.659053°E / 35.673503; 138.659053
Postal code 406-0002
(in Japanese) 山梨県笛吹市春日居町別田393-5
History
Year opened 1954
Former name Betsuden Station
Present name since 1993
Rail services
Operator(s) JR East
Line(s) Chūō Main Line
Statistics 505 passengers/day 2008
There are no bus services at this station

Kasugaichō Station (春日居町駅 Kasugaichō-eki?) is a railway station of Chūō Main Line, East Japan Railway Company (JR East), in Kasugai-Betsuden, in the city of Fuefuki, Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan. It is located 125.0 rail kilometers from Tokyo Station.

Layout[edit]

Kasugai Station has two opposed side platform connected by a level crossing.

Platforms[edit]

up Chūō Main Line for Ōtsuki, Hachiōji, Shinjuku and Tōkyō
down Chūō Main Line for Kōfu, Kobuchizawa, Kami-Suwa and Matsumoto

History[edit]

Kasugai Station opened on December 1, 1954 as Betsuden Station (別田駅?), a passenger station on the JNR (Japanese National Railways). The station has been unattended since October 1, 1970. With the dissolution and privatization of the JNR on April 1, 1987, the station came under the control of the East Japan Railway Company. The station was named to its present name on April 1, 1993. Automated turnstiles using the Suica IC Card system came into operation from October 16, 2004.

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
JR East
Yamanashishi   Chūō Main Line   Isawa-onsen

References[edit]

  • Miyoshi Kozo. Chuo-sen Machi to eki Hyaku-niju nen. JT Publishing (2009) ISBN 453307698X (Japanese)
  • JR全線全駅ステーション倶楽部編(上) [Complete JR Line/Station Compendium (Vol. 1)] (in Japanese). Tokyo, Japan: Bunshun Bunko. September 1988. ISBN 4-16-748701-2. 

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