Wakabadai Station

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Wakabadai Station
若葉台駅
KTR Wakabadai station South.jpg
South Exit of Wakabadai Station
Location
Prefecture Kanagawa
(See other stations in Kanagawa)
City Kawasaki
Ward Asao
Neighborhood etc. 609 Kurokawa
Postal code 215-0035
(in Japanese) 川崎市麻生区黒川609
History
Year opened 1974
Rail services
Operator(s) Keio Corporation
Line(s) Keio Sagamihara Line
Statistics 21,217 passengers/day (FY2009)
Aiga bus inv.svg There is a bus stop near this station

Wakabadai Station (若葉台駅 Wakabadai-eki?) is a railway station on the Keio Sagamihara Line in Asao-ku, Kawasaki, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan, operated by Keio Corporation.

Lines[edit]

Wakabadai Station is served by the Keio Sagamihara Line, and is located 8.8 km from the starting point of the line at Chōfu Station.

Station layout[edit]

The station has two elevated island platforms serving four tracks. The station uses a power system based on solar cells developed by the New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization.

Platforms[edit]

1,2 Keio Sagamihara Line for Tama-Center and Hashimoto
3,4 Keio Sagamihara Line for Chōfu, Meidaimae, and Shinjuku

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Keiō Sagamihara Line
Special Express: no stop
Express: no stop
Inagi   Semi Express   Keio-Nagayama
Inagi   Rapid   Keio-Nagayama
Inagi   Local   Keio-Nagayama

History[edit]

Wakabadai Station was opened on October 18, 1974, as part of the Tama New Town project. At the time, the area was still rural and lacked tall buildings.

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°37′9.7″N 139°28′20.72″E / 35.619361°N 139.4724222°E / 35.619361; 139.4724222