Tatebayashi Station

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Tatebayashi Station
館林駅
TatebayashiStation 20091212.jpg
New station building, December 2009
Location
Prefecture Gunma
(See other stations in Gunma)
City Tatebayashi
Neighborhood etc. 2-1-1 Honchō
Postal code 374-0024
(in Japanese) 館林市本町2-1-1
History
Year opened 1907
Former name Nakano Station
Present name since 1937
Rail services
Station number(s) TI-10
Operator(s) Tobu Railway
Line(s) Tobu Isesaki Line
Station forecourt

Tatebayashi Station (館林駅 Tatebayashi-eki?) is a railway station on the Tobu Isesaki Line in Tatebayashi, Gunma, Japan, operated by the private railway operator Tobu Railway.

Lines[edit]

Tatebayashi Station is served by the Tobu Isesaki Line, and is located 74.6 km from the line's Tokyo terminus at Asakusa.[1]

Platforms[edit]

1 Tobu Sano Line for Sano and Kuzū (Local)
2 Tobu Isesaki Line for Kuki, Tōbu-Dōbutsu-Kōen, Kasukabe, Kita-Senju, and Asakusa
3 Tobu Isesaki Line for Ashikagashi, Ōta, Isesaki, and Akagi
Tobu Sano Line for Sano and Kuzū (Express)
4 Tobu Koizumi Line for Narushima, Hon-Nakano, and Nishi-Koizumi
5 Extra platform -
  • Ryōmō trains on the Sano Line that start at Kuzū arrive at platform 5. At those times, the trains from Ōta waits at platform 2.

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Tobu Isesaki Line (TI-10)
Hanyū (TI-07)   Limited Express Ryōmō   Ashikagashi (TI-15)
Morinji-mae (TI-09)   Section Express   Tatara (TI-11)
Morinji-mae (TI-09)   Section Semi-Express   Tatara (TI-11)
Morinji-mae (TI-09)   Local   Tatara (TI-11)
Tobu Koizumi Line
Terminus   Local   Narushima
Tobu Sano Line
Hanyū   Limited Express Ryōmō   Sanoshi
Terminus   Local   Watarase

History[edit]

Tatebayashi Station circa 1910

The station opened as Nakano Station (中野駅?) on 27 August 1907.[1] It was renamed Tatebayashi on 1 March 1937.[1]

From 17 March 2012, station numbering was introduced on all Tobu lines, with Tatebayashi Station becoming "TI-10".[2]

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Syoda Soy Sauce Memorial Museum

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Terada, Hirokazu (July 2002). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 198. ISBN 4-87366-874-3. 
  2. ^ 「東武スカイツリーライン」誕生! あわせて駅ナンバリングを導入し、よりわかりやすくご案内します [Tobu Sky Tree Line created! Station numbering to be introduced at same time] (pdf). Tobu News (in Japanese). Tobu Railway. 9 February 2012. Retrieved 22 October 2013. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 36°14′47″N 139°31′40″E / 36.2465°N 139.5278°E / 36.2465; 139.5278