Toyotashi Station

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Toyotashi Station
豊田市駅
Meitetsu Toyotashi Sta.jpg
Location
Prefecture Aichi
(See other stations in Aichi)
City Toyota
Neighborhood etc. 1-35 Wakamiya-cho
Postal code 471-0026
(in Japanese) 愛知県豊田市若宮町一丁目35番地
History
Year opened 1920
Former name Koromo Station
Present name since 1959
Rail services
Operator(s) Nagoya Railroad
Line(s) Mikawa Line

Toyotashi Station (豊田市駅 Toyotashi-eki?) is a railway station operated by Meitetsu in Toyota, Aichi Prefecture Japan. It is located 15.7 rail kilometers from the terminus of the Mikawa Line at Chiryū Station and 16.6 rail kilometers from the terminus of the Toyota Line at Akaike Station.

History[edit]

Toyotashi Station was opened on November 11, 1920, as Koromo Station (挙母駅 Koromo-eki?) on the privately owned Mikawa Railway. The Mikawa Railway was merged with Meitetsu on June 1, 1941. The station was renamed to its present name on October 1, 1959. The station building was rebuilt in 1961. The tracks were elevated in 1985 and a new station building was completed at that time.

Lines[edit]

Layout[edit]

Toyotashi Station has one side platform and one island platform. Track 2 deadheads at Platform 2.

Platforms[edit]

1 Mikawa Line For Sanage
Toyota Line For Akaike, Fushimi, and Kami-Otai
2 Toyota Line For Akaike, Fushimi, Kami-Otai, and Inuyama
3 Mikawa Line For Chiryū

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Nagoya Railroad
Mikawa Line
Umetsubo - Uwagoromo

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°05′12″N 137°09′24″E / 35.0868°N 137.1567°E / 35.0868; 137.1567