Keisei Chiba Line

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Keisei Chiba Line
Keisei Ueno
UpMain Line
JR-E: Sōbu Main Line
    (Sōbu Line (Rapid), Chūō-Sōbu Line)Up
Matsudo
Shin-Keisei LineRight
RightTsudanuma, RightRightShin-Tsudanuma
0.0 Keisei Tsudanuma
Tsudanuma Depot
UpMain LineRight
2.1 Keisei Makuhari-Hongō
RightMakuhari-Hongō
4.0 Keisei Makuhari
RightMakuhari
5.3 Kemigawa
8.1 Keisei Inage
9.9 Midori-dai
10.9 Nishi-Nobuto
11.7 Shin-Chiba
Chiba
JR-E: Sobu Main LineRight
LeftChiba Urban Monorail: Lines 1, 2Right
12.3 Keisei Chiba
Keisei Chiba (old)moved in 1958
12.9 Chiba Chūō
Hon-Chiba
LeftJR-E: UChibō, Sotobō lines
Chihara LineDown
Chihara-dai
Keisei-chiba-line-Inage-station-platform.jpg

The Keisei Chiba Line (京成千葉線 Keisei Chiba-sen?) is a railway line of Japanese private railway company Keisei Electric Railway, branching from the Keisei Main Line at Keisei Tsudanuma Station and connecting to Chiba Chūō Station, entirely in Chiba Prefecture. At Chiba Chūō Station, the line is connected to the Chihara Line.

Route data[edit]

  • Length: 12.9 km
  • Gauge: 1,435 mm
  • Electrification: 1,500 V DC

History[edit]

The entire line opened in 1921 as an electrified, dual track, 1372mm gauge branch. In 1959 the line was regauged to 1435mm in conjunction with the regauging of the Main Line.

Stations[edit]

No. Station Japanese Distance (km) Transfers Location
Between
stations
Total
KS26 Keisei-Tsudanuma 京成津田沼 - 0.0 Keisei Main Line
Shin-Keisei Line
Narashino
KS52 Keisei-Makuhari-Hongō 京成幕張本郷 2.1 2.1 Chūō-Sōbu Line
(Makuhari-Hongō Station)
Hanamigawa Chiba
KS53 Keisei-Makuhari 京成幕張 1.9 4.0 Chūō-Sōbu Line
(Makuhari Station)
KS54 Kemigawa 検見川 1.3 5.3
KS55 Keisei-Inage 京成稲毛 2.8 8.1 Inage
KS56 Midoridai みどり台 1.8 9.9
KS57 Nishi-Nobuto 西登戸 1.0 10.9 Chūō
KS58 Shin-Chiba 新千葉 0.8 11.7
KS59 Keiei-Chiba 京成千葉 0.6 12.3 JR Lines
Chiba Urban Monorail
KS60 Chiba-Chūō 千葉中央 0.6 12.9 Keisei Chihara Line

References[edit]

This article incorporates material from the corresponding article in the Japanese Wikipedia