Koganei Station

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Koganei Station
小金井駅
JreKoganeiSt2.jpg
East entrance, December 2006
Location
Prefecture Tochigi
(See other stations in Tochigi)
City Shimotsuke
(in Japanese) 栃木県下野市小金井
History
Year opened 1893
Rail services
Operator(s) JR East
Line(s) Utsunomiya Line
Statistics 3,879 passengers/day (FY2012)
Aiga bus inv.svg There is a bus stop near this station

Koganei Station (小金井駅 Koganei-eki?) is a railway station on the Utsunomiya Line in Shimotsuke, Tochigi, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East). It was opened on March 25, 1893.

Lines[edit]

Koganei Station is served by the following lines.

Station layout[edit]

The station has a Midori no Madoguchi staffed ticket office.

Platforms[edit]

1/2 Utsunomiya Line for Utsunomiya and Kuroiso
Shonan-Shinjuku Line for Utsunomiya
3/4 Utsunomiya Line for Oyama, Ōmiya, and Ueno
Shonan-Shinjuku Line for Ōmiya, Shinjuku, Yokohama, and Zushi

History[edit]

Koganei Station opened on 25 March 1893.[1] With the privatization of JNR on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR East.[1]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2012, the station was used by an average of 3,879 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[2] The passenger figures for previous years are as shown below.

Fiscal year Daily average
2000 4,039[3]
2005 3,947[4]
2010 3,988[5]
2011 3,954[6]
2012 3,879[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Ishino, Tetsu, ed. (1998). 停車場変遷大辞典 国鉄・JR編 [Station Transition Directory - JNR/JR] II. Japan: JTB. p. 394. ISBN 4-533-02980-9. 
  2. ^ a b 各駅の乗車人員 (2012年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2012)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 22 January 2013. 
  3. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2000年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2000)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 22 January 2013. 
  4. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2005年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2005)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 22 January 2013. 
  5. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2010年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2010)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 22 January 2013. 
  6. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2011年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2011)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 22 January 2013. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 36°22′27″N 139°50′32″E / 36.3743°N 139.8421°E / 36.3743; 139.8421