Momodani Station

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Momodani Station
桃谷駅
Momodani Station02-r.jpg
Location
Prefecture Osaka
(See other stations in Osaka)
City Osaka
Ward Tennoji
Neighborhood etc. 1-8-27 Dogashiba
Coordinates 34°39′30.78″N 135°31′40.41″E / 34.6585500°N 135.5278917°E / 34.6585500; 135.5278917Coordinates: 34°39′30.78″N 135°31′40.41″E / 34.6585500°N 135.5278917°E / 34.6585500; 135.5278917
(in Japanese) 大阪市天王寺区堂ヶ芝一丁目8-27
History
Year opened 1895
Former name Momoyama Station
Present name since 1905
Rail services
Operator(s) JR West
Line(s) Osaka Loop Line
Aiga bus inv.svg There is a bus stop near this station

Momodani Station (桃谷駅 Momodani-eki?) is a railway station on the Osaka Loop Line in Tennoji-ku, Osaka, Japan, operated by West Japan Railway Company (JR West).

Station layout[edit]

This station has two elevated side platforms serving two tracks. The station has a Midori no Madoguchi staffed ticket office.

Platforms[edit]

1 Osaka Loop Line inner track for Tsuruhashi and Kyobashi
2 Osaka Loop Line outer track for Tennoji and Shin-Imamiya

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Osaka Loop Line
Teradacho - Tsuruhashi

History[edit]

The station opened on 28 May 1895 as Momoyama Station (桃山駅?). It was renamed Momodani Station on 1 March 1905.

Surrounding area[edit]

  • NTT West Osaka Hospital
  • Osaka Police Hospital
  • Momodani Shopping Arcade

Schools[edit]

  • Osaka Prefectural Yuhigaoka High School
  • Osaka Prefectural Tennoji Shogyo High School
  • Poole Gakuin Junior and Senior High Schools

Bus stops[edit]

Osaka Municipal Transportation Bureau (Momodani-ekimae)
Route 22: for Suwa Jinja-mae via Tennoji Kuyakusho, Tennoji Kumin Center and Uehommachi Rokuchome / for Abenobashi via Teradacho
Route 73: for Namba via Tsuruhashi-ekimae and Uehommachi Rokuchome / for Deto Bus Terminal via Kumata
Kintetsu Bus (JR Momodani Station)
Route 66 for Kintetsu Uehommachi Station via Osaka Police Hospital (No operations on Saturdays, Sundays, Holidays and from December 30 till January 4)

External links[edit]

  • Official website (Japanese)