Nishi-Chiba Station

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Nishi-Chiba Station
西千葉駅
JR Nishichiba sta 006.jpg
South side of the station, November 2010
Location
Prefecture Chiba
(See other stations in Chiba)
City Chiba
Ward Chuo
Neighborhood etc. 2-24-2 Kasuga
Coordinates Coordinates: 35°37′21.06″N 140°06′12.34″E / 35.6225167°N 140.1034278°E / 35.6225167; 140.1034278
Postal code 260-0033
(in Japanese) 千葉県千葉市中央区春日二丁目24-2
History
Year opened 1942
Rail services
Operator(s) JR East
Line(s) Chūō-Sōbu Line
Statistics 23,838 passengers/day (FY2010)

Nishi-Chiba station (西千葉駅 Nishi-Chiba-eki?) is a railway station in Chūō-ku, Chiba, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Nishi-Chiba Station is served by the Chūō-Sōbu Line.

Station layout[edit]

The elevated station consists of an island platform serving two tracks. There are also two express tracks north of track 2; these are used by rapid Sōbu Main Line trains that pass through the station non-stop.

Platforms[edit]

1 Chūō-Sōbu Line for Nishi-Funabashi, Akihabara, and Shinjuku
2 Chūō-Sōbu Line for Chiba

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Chūō-Sōbu Line
Inage Local Chiba

History[edit]

The station opened on October 1, 1942.

Surrounding area[edit]

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