Musashi-Seki Station

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Musashi-Seki Station
武蔵関駅
Musashi-Seki Station south entrance 20121201.JPG
South entrance, December 2012
Location
Prefecture Tokyo
(See other stations in Tokyo)
Ward Nerima
Neighborhood etc. 2-29-1 Sekimachikita
Postal code 177-0051
(in Japanese) 東京都練馬区関町北
History
Year opened 1927
Rail services
Station number(s) SS14
Operator(s) Seibu Railway
Line(s) Seibu Shinjuku Line
Statistics 27,864 passengers/day (FY2011)
Aiga bus inv.svg Small bus terminal at this station

Musashi-Seki Station (武蔵関駅 Musashi-Seki-eki?) is a railway station on the Seibu Shinjuku Line in Nerima, Tokyo, Japan, operated by the private railway operator Seibu Railway.[1]

Lines[edit]

Musashi-Seki Station is served by the 47.5 km Seibu Shinjuku Line from Seibu-Shinjuku in Tokyo to Hon-Kawagoe in Saitama Prefecture. Located between Kami-Shakujii and Higashi-Fushimi, it lies 14.4 km from the Shinjuku terminus.[2] Only all-stations "Local" services and "Semi express" services stop at this station.[3]

Station layout[edit]

The station structure is located over the tracks, with one set of ticket barriers, and station entrances on the north and south sides.

Platforms[edit]

The station has two side platforms serving two tracks.[1]


1 Seibu Shinjuku Line for Tokorozawa and Hon-Kawagoe
2 Seibu Shinjuku Line for Takadanobaba and Seibu-Shinjuku

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Seibu Shinjuku Line
Kami-Shakujii   Semi express   Higashi-Fushimi
Kami-Shakujii   Local   Higashi-Fushimi
Koedo limited express: no stop
Commuter Express: no stop
Express: no stop

History[edit]

The station opened on 16 April 1927.[2]

Station numbering was introduced on all Seibu Railway lines during fiscal 2012, with Musashi-Seki Station becoming "SS14".[4]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2011, the station was used by an average of 27,864 passengers daily.[5]

The passenger figures for previous years are as shown below.

Fiscal year Daily average
2009 28,859[6]
2010 28,091[6]
2011 27,864[5]

Surrounding area[edit]

North side[edit]

  • Honryuji Temple
  • Sophia University Shakujii campus
  • Tokyo Shakujii High School
  • Tokyo Joshi Gakuin Junior & Senior High School
  • Sekimachikita Elementary School
  • Shakujii River

South side[edit]

  • Nerima Ward Office
  • Shakujii Fire Station
  • Musashiseki Park

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "各駅のご案内: 武蔵関駅" [Station information: Musashi-Seki Station] (in Japanese). Japan: Seibu Railway. Retrieved 1 December 2012. 
  2. ^ a b Terada, Hirokazu (July 2002). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 202. ISBN 4-87366-874-3. 
  3. ^ "路線図・停車駅" [Route and station stop information] (in Japanese). Japan: Seibu Railway. Retrieved 1 December 2012. 
  4. ^ "西武線全駅で駅ナンバリングを導入します" [Station numbering to be introduced at all Seibu stations] (pdf). News Release (in Japanese). Japan: Seibu Railway. 23 February 2012. Retrieved 8 March 2013. 
  5. ^ a b "駅別乗降人員 2011(平成23)年度 1日平均" [Passenger usage statistics by station (Fiscal 2011)] (pdf) (in Japanese). Japan: Seibu Railway. May 2012. Retrieved 6 January 2013. 
  6. ^ a b "駅別乗降人員 2010(平成22)年度 1日平均" [Passenger usage statistics by station (Fiscal 2010)] (pdf) (in Japanese). Japan: Seibu Railway. June 2011. Retrieved 6 January 2013. 

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 35°43′40″N 139°34′35″E / 35.7277°N 139.5763°E / 35.7277; 139.5763