Tsurumaki-Onsen Station

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Tsurumaki-Onsen Station
鶴巻温泉駅
OER Tsurumaki-Onsen station Precincts.JPG
Approaching Tsurumaki-Onsen Station
Location
Prefecture Kanagawa
(See other stations in Kanagawa)
City Hadano
Neighborhood etc. Tsurumaki 2-1-1
Postal code 257 - 0001
(in Japanese) 神奈川県秦野市巻北2丁目1番地1号
History
Year opened 1927
Former name Tsurumaki Station
Present name since 1987
Rail services
Operator(s) Odakyu Electric Railway
Line(s) Odakyu Odawara Line
Statistics 16,055 passengers/day 2008
Aiga bus inv.svg There is a bus terminal at this station

Tsurumaki-Onsen Station (鶴巻温泉駅 Tsurumaki-Onsen-eki?) is a railway station on the Odakyu Electric Railway’s Odakyu Odawara Line in the city of Hadano, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan. The station is 55.9 rail kilometers from the line’s terminal at Shinjuku Station.

Station history[edit]

Tsurumaki-Onsen Station was opened on April 1, 1927, on the Odakyu Odawara Line of the Odakyu Electric Railway with normal and 6-car limited express services as Tsurumaki Station (鶴巻駅 Tsurumaki-eki?). It was given its present name on March 15, 1937, but reverted to its original name in 1944 as wartime authorities felt that the onsen in the name appeared frivolous in light of wartime austerities. The current name was restored only in 1987.[1] A Hadano-city-owned public onsen called Kobo-no-Sato-yu[2] is only two minutes from the north exit (across the road, turn left, then right at the next corner).

Lines[edit]


Building[edit]

Tsurumaki-Onsen Station has two opposed side platforms with two tracks, connected to the station building by an overpass. The station building is a one story wooden structure. Outside the station is a stone monument commemorating the 40th anniversary of the completion of the Odakyu Odawara line.

Platforms[edit]

1 Odakyu Odawara Line Westbound (For Shin-Matsuda, and Odawara)
2 Odakyu Odawara Line Eastbound (For Sagami-Ono, Shin-Yurigaoka, Yoyogi-Uehara, Chiyoda line Ayase, and Shinjuku)

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Odakyū Odawara Line
Isehara   Local   Tōkaidaigaku-mae
Isehara   Sectional Semi-Express   Tōkaidaigaku-mae
Isehara   Semi-Express   Tōkaidaigaku-mae
Isehara   Express (Majority)   Tōkaidaigaku-mae
Isehara   Express (Others)   Tōkaidaigaku-mae
Isehara   Rapid Express   Tōkaidaigaku-mae

External links[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Japanese Wikipedia entry
  2. ^ See Kobo-no-Sato-yu in "External links" above

Coordinates: 35°22′52″N 139°16′40″E / 35.381125°N 139.277866°E / 35.381125; 139.277866