(See other stations in Kanagawa)
|Neighborhood etc.||Kizuki 1-36-1|
|Statistics||62,149 passengers/day (2008)|
|There is a bus stop near this station|
Motosumiyoshi Station (元住吉駅 Motosumiyoshi-eki?) is a railway station on the Tokyu Corporation's Tōyoko Line in Nakahara Ward, Kawasaki, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan. It is 12.1 kilometers from the terminus of the Tōyoko Line at Shibuya Station and 10.4 kilometers from the terminus of the Meguro Line at Meguro Station.
Motosumiyoshi Station opened as one of the original Tōyoko Line stations on February 14, 1926. The station was rebuilt as an underground station (ticket gates were underground and platforms were on the ground) in 1963, but was totally reconstructed in 2006 as an elevated above-ground station.
On February 15, 2014 at around 12:30 a.m., a collision of two Tōyoko Line trains occurred on the Yokohama-bound track at the station. By the accident, 19 passengers were suffered with light injuries. The cause of the accident was supposedly the heavy snow that resulted in lack of braking force.
This station is served by following lines:
Motosumiyoshi Station has two island platforms with six tracks. The outermost tracks 1 and 6 are for through passage of express traffic.
|For Passing||■Tōyoko Line||Used for express services or faster|
|2||■Toyoko Line||Hiyoshi・Kikuna・Yokohama ・Minatomirai ・ Motomachi-Chūkagai|
|4||■Meguro Line||Musashi-Kosugi ・ Ōokayama ・ Meguro
(Tokyo Metro Namboku Line) Akabane-Iwabuchi, (Saitama Rapid Railway Line) Urawa-Misono
(Toei Mita Line) Nishi-Takashimadaira
|5||■Tōyoko Line||Musashi-Kosugi ・ Jiyūgaoka ・Shibuya・
Tokyo Metro Fukutoshin Line for Kotake-Mukaihara and Wakōshi
|For Passing||■Toyoko Line||Used for express services or faster|
|Tōkyū Tōyoko Line|
|Express: no stop|
|Commuter Ltd. Exp.: no stop|
|Ltd. Exp.: no stop|
|Tōkyū Meguro Line (MG12)|
|Hiyoshi (MG13)||Local||Musashi-Kosugi (MG11)|
|Express: no stop|
- "Railway operator Tokyu blames snow for train collision in Kawasaki". The Japan Times. Kyodo. February 15, 2014. Retrieved February 16, 2014.
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