Shin-Ōtsu Station

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Shin-Ōtsu Station
新大津駅
Shin-Otsu Station.jpg
Shin-Ōtsu Station, November 2007
Location
Prefecture Kanagawa
(See other stations in Kanagawa)
City Yokosuka
Neighborhood etc. 4-7-1 Ōtsu
Postal code 239-0808
(in Japanese) 神奈川県横須賀市大津町4-7-1
History
Year opened 1942
Former name Narukami Station
Present name since 1948
Rail services
Station number(s) KK65
Operator(s) Keikyu
Line(s) Keikyu Kurihama Line
Statistics 6,480 passengers/day (FY2011)

Shin-Ōtsu Station (新大津駅 Shin-Ōtsu-eki?) is a railway station on the Keikyu Kurihama Line in Yokosuka, Kanagawa, Japan, operated by the private railway company Keikyu.

Lines[edit]

Shin-Ōtsu Station is served by the Keikyu Kurihama Line, and is located 0.8 rail kilometers from the junction at Horinouchi Station, and 53.1 km from the starting point of the Keikyu Main Line at Shinagawa Station in Tokyo.[1]

Station layout[edit]

Shin-Ōtsu Station has two opposed side platforms connected to the station building by a footbridge.

Platforms[edit]

1 Keikyu Kurihama Line for Keikyū Kurihama and Misakiguchi
2 Keikyu Kurihama Line for Yokosuka-Chūō, Yokohama, Shinagawa, Haneda Airport
Subway TokyoAsakusa.png Toei Asakusa Line for Oshiage

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Keikyu Kurihama Line
Horinouchi Keikyu Wing Kita-Kurihama
Horinouchi   Rapid Limited Express   Kita-Kurihama
Horinouchi   Limited Express   Kita-Kurihama
Horinouchi   Local   Kita-Kurihama

History[edit]

The station opened on December 1, 1942 as Narukami Station (鳴神駅?).[1] It was renamed Shin-Ōtsu on February 1, 1948.[1]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2011, the station was used by an average of 6,480 passengers daily.[1]

References[edit]

  • Miura, Kazuo. Keikyū Kakuekiteisha to Kamakura Monogatari. Inban Publishing (1998). ISBN 4-8083-0624-7 (Japanese)
  1. ^ a b c d Terada, Hirokazu (19 January 2013). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 233. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4. 

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Coordinates: 35°15′24.84″N 139°41′24.40″E / 35.2569000°N 139.6901111°E / 35.2569000; 139.6901111