Kobuchizawa Station

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Kobuchizawa Station
小淵沢駅
Kobuchizawa Station Building.jpg
Kobuchizawa Station
Location
Prefecture Yamanashi
(See other stations in Yamanashi)
City Hokuto
Neighborhood etc. 1024, Kobuchizawa-cho
Coordinates 35°51′49″N 138°19′01″E / 35.8635436°N 138.3169377°E / 35.8635436; 138.3169377Coordinates: 35°51′49″N 138°19′01″E / 35.8635436°N 138.3169377°E / 35.8635436; 138.3169377
Postal code 408-0044
(in Japanese) 山梨県北杜市小淵沢町1024
History
Year opened 1904
Rail services
Operator(s) JR East
Line(s) Chūō Main Line
Koumi Line
Statistics 1,291 passengers/day (FY2010)
Aiga bus inv.svg There is a bus stop near this station

Kobuchizawa Station (小淵沢駅 Kobuchizawa-eki?) is a railway station in Kobuchisawa in the city of Hokuto, Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Kobuchizawa Station is served by the Chūō Main Line and Koumi Line.

Station layout[edit]

Kobuchizawa Station has two island platforms connected to a wooden station building by a footbridge.

Platforms[edit]

1 Chuo Main Line for Kami-Suwa, Shiojiri and Matsumoto
2 Chuo Main Line for Kōfu, Hachiōji and Shinjuku
4 Koumi Line for Nobeyama, Sakudaira and Komoro
5 Koumi Line for Nobeyama, Sakudaira and Komoro
Chuo Main Line for Kami-Suwa, Shiojiri and Matsumoto

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Chuo Main Line
Nagasaka - Shinano-Sakai
Koumi Line
Terminus - Kai-Koizumi

History[edit]

Kobuchizawa Station opened on December 21, 1904 as a stationon the Japanese Government Railways (JGR). The Koumi Line began operations from the station on July 27, 1933. The JGR became the JNR (Japanese National Railways) after the end of World War II. Scheduled freight services were discontinued from February 1984. 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.

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. p. 145. ISBN 4-16-748701-2. 

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