Musashi-Mizonokuchi Station

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Musashi-Mizonokuchi Station
武蔵溝ノ口駅
JREast-Nambu-line-Musashi-mizonokuchi-station-platform.jpg
The platforms
Location
Prefecture Kanagawa
(See other stations in Kanagawa)
City Kawasaki
Ward Takatsu
Neighborhood etc. Mizonokuchi
Postal code 213-0001
(in Japanese) 神奈川県川崎市高津区溝口
History
Year opened 1927
Rail services
Operator(s) JR East
Line(s) Nambu Line
Statistics 73,315 passengers/day (2008)
Aiga bus inv.svg Large bus terminal(s) attached to the station

Musashi-Mizonokuchi Station (武蔵溝ノ口駅 Musashi-Mizonokuchi-eki?) is a railway station in Takatsu-ku, Kawasaki, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Musashi-Mizonokuchi Station is served by the Nambu Line, and is located 12.7 km from the terminus at Kawasaki Station. Mizonokuchi Station on the Tōkyū Den-en-toshi Line is located next to this station.

Station layout[edit]

Musashi-Mizonokuchi Station has one side platform for ascending traffic (for Kawasaki), and one island platform for descending traffic (for Tachikawa). Platform 3 is used for services originating at this station. The station building was rebuilt as an elevated station in 1998.

Platforms[edit]

1 Nambu Line for Musashi-Kosugi and Kawasaki
2 Nambu Line for Noborito, Fuchū-Hommachi, and Tachikawa
3 Nambu Line (starting/waiting trains) for Musashi-Kosugi, Kawasaki, Noborito, Fuchū-Hommachi, and Tachikawa

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Nambu Line
Musashi-Shinjō Local Tsudayama

History[edit]

Musashi-Mizonokuchi Station opened as a station on the Nambu Railway on March 9, 1927. The Nambu Railway was nationalized on April 1, 1944 becoming part of the Japanese Government Railway (JGR) system, which became the Japan National Railways (JNR) from 1946. Freight services were discontinued on March 1, 1976. Along with privatization and division of JNR, JR East started operating the station on April 1, 1987.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • Harris, Ken and Clarke, Jackie. Jane's World Railways 2008-2009. Jane's Information Group (2008). ISBN 0-7106-2861-7

External links[edit]

Media related to Musashi-Mizonokuchi Station at Wikimedia Commons

Coordinates: 35°35′57″N 139°36′39.52″E / 35.59917°N 139.6109778°E / 35.59917; 139.6109778