Tabata Station (Tokyo)

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Coordinates: 35°44′16″N 139°45′41″E / 35.737909°N 139.761254°E / 35.737909; 139.761254

Tabata Station
田端駅
Tabataeki-2010-north-long.jpg
North exit of station building following rebuilding, June 2010
Location
Prefecture Tokyo
(See other stations in Tokyo)
Ward Kita
Neighborhood etc. 1 Tabata
(in Japanese) 東京都北区田端一丁目[1]
History
Year opened 1896
Rail services
Operator(s) JR East
Line(s) Yamanote Line
Keihin-Tōhoku Line
Aiga bus inv.svg Small bus terminal at this station

Tabata Station (田端駅 Tabata-eki?) is a railway station in Kita, Tokyo, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Tabata Station is served by the circular Yamanote Line and Keihin-Tōhoku Line.

Station layout[edit]

The station consists of two island platforms serving four tracks, with the Yamanote Line tracks on the inside, and Keihin-Tōhoku Line tracks on the outside.

There is a south and a north exit from the station.

Platform edge doors are scheduled to be installed on the Yamanote Line platforms during fiscal 2014.[2]

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Yamanote Line
Komagome - Nishi-Nippori
Keihin-Tōhoku Line
Ueno   Rapid   Kami-Nakazato
Nishi-Nippori   Local   Kami-Nakazato

History[edit]

Tabata Station opened on 1 April 1896.[1] The station was rebuilt between 2005 and August 2008.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b JR East station information. Retrieved 25 January 2010. (Japanese)
  2. ^ "グループ経営構想Ⅴ" [Group Business Vision V] (PDF) (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 30 October 2012. p. 10. Retrieved 8 November 2012. 

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