Miurakaigan Station

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Miurakaigan Station
三浦海岸駅
Keikyu Miurakaigan sta 001.jpg
Miurakaigan Station
Location
Prefecture Kanagawa
(See other stations in Kanagawa)
City Miura
Neighborhood etc. 1497 Kamimiyada, Minamishimoura-chō
Postal code 238-0101
(in Japanese) 神奈川県三浦市南下浦町上宮田1497
History
Year opened 1966
Rail services
Station number(s) KK71
Operator(s) Keikyu
Line(s) Keikyū Kurihama Line
Statistics 13,021 passengers/day 2008
Aiga bus inv.svg There is a bus stop near this station

Miurakaigan Station (三浦海岸駅 Miurakaigan-eki?) is a railway station in Miura, Kanagawa, Japan, operated by Keikyu.

Lines[edit]

Miurakaigan Station is served by the Keikyū Kurihama Line, and is located 11.2 rail km from the junction at Horinouchi Station, and 63.5 rail km from the northern terminus of the Kurihama Line at Shinagawa Station, in Tokyo.

Station layout[edit]

View of the platforms, May 2008

Miurakaigan Station has two elevated side platforms serving two tracks.

Platforms[edit]

1 Keikyū Kurihama Line for Misakiguchi
3 Keikyū Kurihama Line for Yokosuka-Chūō, Yokohama, Shinagawa, Haneda Airport, and Oshiage

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Keikyū Kurihama Line
Tsukuihama   Ltd. Exp.   Misakiguchi
Tsukuihama   Rapid Ltd. Exp.   Misakiguchi
Tsukuihama Keikyu Wing Misakiguchi

History[edit]

Miurakaigan Station opened on July 7, 1966 as the southern terminal station for the Kurihama Line. The platforms were lengthened in 1968 to handle 12-car trains. In 1975, the Kurihama Line was extended to its present terminus at Misakiguchi Station.

References[edit]

  • Miura, Kazuo. Keikyū Kakuekiteisha to Kamakura Monogatari. Inban Publishing (1998). ISBN 4-8083-0624-7 (Japanese)

External links[edit]

Media related to Miurakaigan Station at Wikimedia Commons


Coordinates: 35°11′17.08″N 139°39′12.20″E / 35.1880778°N 139.6533889°E / 35.1880778; 139.6533889