Tennōchō Station

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Tennōchō Station
天王町駅
Sagami-railway-main-line-Tennocho-station-platform.jpg
Tennōchō Station station platforms
Location
Prefecture Kanagawa
(See other stations in Kanagawa)
City Yokohama
Ward Hodogaya
Neighborhood etc. 2-chome, Tennōchō 45-5
Postal code 240 - 0003
(in Japanese) 神奈川県横浜市保土ケ谷区天王町2丁目45-5
History
Year opened 1930
Rail services
Operator(s) Sagami Railway
Line(s) Sagami Railway Main Line
Statistics 29,773 passengers/day (2005)
Aiga bus inv.svg There is a bus stop near this station

Tennōchō Station (天王町駅 Tennōchō-eki?) is a railway station located in Hodogaya Ward, Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan. It is 2.4 kilometers from the terminus of the line at Yokohama Station.

History[edit]

Tennōchō Station was opened on September 10, 1930. The station burned down on May 29, 1945, during the bombing of Yokohama in World War II. It was rebuilt in 1948. The current elevated station building was completed on March 27, 1968.

Lines[edit]

Station layout[edit]

Tennōchō Station has a dual opposed side platforms serving two tracks.

1 Sagami Railway Main Line FutamatagawaYamatoEbinaIzumino Line to Shōnandai
2 Sagami Railway Main Line Yokohama

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Sagami Railway Main Line
Nishi-Yokohama Local Hoshikawa
Rapid: no stop
Express: no stop

References[edit]

  • Harris, Ken and Clarke, Jackie. Jane's World Railways 2008-2009. Jane's Information Group (2008). ISBN 0-7106-2861-7

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°27′14″N 139°36′09″E / 35.453936°N 139.602596°E / 35.453936; 139.602596