Kawachi-Hanazono Station

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Kawachi-Hanazono Station

Kawachi-Hanazono Station (河内花園駅) is a railway station on the Kintetsu Nara Line in Higashiosaka, Osaka Prefecture, Japan.

Lines[edit]

Building[edit]

Kawachi-Hanazono Station has 2 side platforms serving 2 tracks elevated (eastbound on May 30, 2010 and westbound on September 21, 2014). The westbound platform is connected to the station building with the temporary elevator and the stairs till the completion of the station building, situating escalators.

1 Nara Line for Higashi-Hanazono, Ikoma, Yamato-Saidaiji, Nara and Tenri
2 Nara Line for Fuse, Ōsaka Uehommachi, Ōsaka Namba and Amagasaki

History[edit]

  • 1914 - The station opens as a station of Osaka Electric Tramway
  • 1941 - Daiki consolidated Sangu Kyuko Railway and became a station of Kansai Kyuko Railway
  • 1944 - Kankyu was renamed Kinki Nippon Railway Company, Limtited
  • 1948 - Because of a brake failure of an express train for Uehommachi in Ikoma tunnel, the train crashed with a local train at this station, killing 49.
  • 2003 - Kinki Nippon Railway Company, Limtited was renamed Kintetsu Corporation.
  • 2007 - Starts using PiTaPa

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Kintetsu Nara Line
Wakae-Iwata   Local   Higashi-Hanazono
Suburban Semi-Express: no stop
Semi-Express: no stop
Express: no stop
Rapid Express: no stop
Limited Express: no stop


Coordinates: 34°39′46″N 135°37′06″E / 34.662681°N 135.61833°E / 34.662681; 135.61833