Takasakitonyamachi Station

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Takasakitonyamachi Station
高崎問屋町駅
Takasakitonyamachi Station west.jpg
West ("Tonya") entrance
Location
Prefecture Gunma
(See other stations in Gunma)
City Takasaki
Neighborhood etc. Kaizawa-machi
Postal code 370-0042
(in Japanese) 群馬県高崎市貝沢町
History
Year opened 2004
Rail services
Operator(s) JR East
Line(s) Jōetsu Line

Takasakitonyamachi Station (高崎問屋町駅 Takasaki ton'yamachi-eki?) is a railway station in Takasaki, Gunma, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).[1]

Lines[edit]

Takasakitonyamachi Station is served by the Jōetsu Line from Takasaki, with some services operating onto the Agatsuma Line to Ōmae and the Ryōmō Line to Oyama.

Station layout[edit]

The station consists of two side platforms serving two tracks. The west side of the station is named the "Tonya entrance", and the east side is named "Kaizawa entrance".

Platforms[edit]

1 Jōetsu Line for Shibukawa, Minakami, and Nagaoka
Agatsuma Line for Nakanojō and Naganohara-Kusatsuguchi
Ryōmō Line for Maebashi and Kiryū
2 Jōetsu Line for Takasaki, Ōmiya, and Ueno

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Jōetsu Line
Takasaki Local Ino

History[edit]

The station opened on 16 October 2004.[1] The name of the station is taken from the large tonyamachi (industrial estate for wholesale retailers) close by.

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Takasaki Wholesale Retailer Industrial Estate
  • Gumma Paz College
  • Gunma Prefectural Takasaki Girls' High School
  • Gunma Prefectural Takasaki Technical High School
  • Gunma Prefectural Takasaki Commercial High School

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Takasakitonyamachi Station Information" (in Japanese). East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 28 December 2010. 

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 36°20′47″N 139°01′02″E / 36.3463°N 139.0171°E / 36.3463; 139.0171