|Station entrance, February 2008|
(See other stations in Kanagawa)
|Statistics||25,347 passengers/day (FY 2012)|
The station consists of a single island platform serving two tracks. The platforms are capable of handling 15-car trains. The station is located adjacent to JR Freight's Shin-Tsurumi locomotive depot. The station is located on the former Hinkaku freight spur line of the Tōkaidō Main Line, but is not on the Tōkaidō Main Line itself, nor do trains from the Tōkaidō Main Line pass through the station.
|1||■Yokosuka Line||for Yokohama, Ōfuna, Kamakura, Zushi, Yokosuka, and Kurihama|
|■Shōnan-Shinjuku Line||for Yokohama, Ōfuna, and Zushi|
|2||■Yokosuka Line||for Tokyo and Sōbu Main Line to Chiba and Narita Airport|
|■Shōnan-Shinjuku Line||for Shibuya, Shinjuku, and Utsunomiya Line to Ōmiya and Utsunomiya|
Shin-Kawasaki Station opened on 1 October 1980 as a commuter station for people living in the surrounding large residential areas working in Tokyo or Yokohama.
From fiscal 2008 to 2012, the station was used by an average number of passengers daily (boarding passengers only) as follows:
- Hashimoto, Makoto (1997). 新鶴見機関区＆新鶴見信号場 (Shin-Tsurumi Locomotive Depot & Shin-Tsurumi Yard). Japan: Shin. ISBN 4-916183-17-7.
- Shin-Kawasaki station information (JR East) (Japanese)
- JR East statistics (2008)
- JR East statistics (2009)
- JR East statistics (2010)
- JR East statistics (2011)
- JR East statistics (2012)
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- JR East station information (Japanese)