Urawa-Misono Station

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Urawa-Misono Station
浦和美園駅
Urawa-Misono Station Southview.jpg
Overview of the station, June 2005
Location
Prefecture Saitama
(See other stations in Saitama)
City Saitama
Ward Midori
Neighborhood etc. 3888 Miyashita, Daimon
Postal code 336-0963
(in Japanese) 埼玉県さいたま市緑区大門字宮下3888
History
Year opened 2001
Rail services
Station number(s)     
Operator(s) Saitama Railway Corporation
Line(s) Saitama Rapid Railway Line
Statistics 5,201 passengers/day (FY2011)
Aiga bus inv.svg There is a bus stop near this station

Urawa-Misono Station (浦和美園駅 Urawa Misono-eki?) is a railway station on the Saitama Rapid Railway Line in Midori-ku, Saitama, Saitama Prefecture, Japan, operated by the third sector railway operator Saitama Railway Corporation.

Lines[edit]

Urawa-Misono Station is served by the 14.6 km Saitama Rapid Railway Line from Akabane-iwabuchi in Kita, Tokyo, and forms the terminus of the line. The majority of services on the line continue southward onto the Tokyo Metro Namboku Line to Meguro and on the Tokyu Meguro Line to Hiyoshi in Kanagawa Prefecture.

Station layout[edit]

The station has an island platform serving two ground-level tracks. An additional side platform (platform 3) is located on the opposite side of track 2 for use during special events at the nearby Saitama Stadium attended by large crowds. The main platforms (1 and 2) are equipped with waist-height platform edge doors.

Platforms[edit]

1-3 Saitama Rapid Railway Line for Higashi-Kawaguchi and Akabane-iwabuchi
Subway TokyoNamboku.png Tokyo Metro Namboku Line for Meguro
Tokyu Meguro Line for Hiyoshi

Facilities and accessibility[edit]

The elevated station concourse and ground-level platforms all have elevator access. Universal access toilets are available on the concourse level.

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Saitama Rapid Railway Line
Higashi-Kawaguchi - Terminus

History[edit]

Urawa-Misono Station opened on 28 March 2001 opened on 28 March 2001 with the opening of the Saitama Rapid Railway Line.[1]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2011, the station was used by an average of 5,201 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[1]

Surrounding area[edit]

Saitama Stadium, June 2012
Aeon Mall Urawa-Misono, August 2013

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Terada, Hirokazu (19 January 2013). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 217. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°53′36″N 139°43′41″E / 35.8934°N 139.7280°E / 35.8934; 139.7280