Yodo Station

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For the station in Saitama Prefecture, see Yōdo Station.
Railway platform from Yodo Station (February 10, 2013)
Former station building (October 23, 2005)

Yodo Station (淀駅 Yodo-eki?) is a train station located in Fushimi-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Japan.

Yodo Station layout

Yawatashi

4 3 2 1


Chushojima

Line[edit]

Layout[edit]

Before moving the westbound platform, there were a side platform and an island platform with 3 tracks. The westbound platform was elevated on September 12, 2009, with the eastbound platform following on May 28, 2011, to make it useful for passengers going to Kyoto Racecourse, and there became 2 island platforms serving 4 tracks on March 16, 2013.

1, 2 Keihan Main Line for Chushojima, Sanjo and Demachiyanagi
3, 4 Keihan Main Line for Hirakatashi, Kyobashi, Yodoyabashi and Nakanoshima

Surroundings[edit]

The Kyoto Racecourse is located within a distance of short walk from Yodo Station.

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Keihan Railway
Keihan Main Line
Yawatashi   Local   Chūshojima
Yawatashi   Sub Express
Commuter Sub Express (in the morning on weekdays, only westbound for Yodoyabashi or Nakanoshima)
  Chūshojima
Yawatashi   Express (originating and terminating at Yodo)   Chūshojima
Yawatashi   Extra Express for Osaka
(on the days of horse racing at Kyoto Racecourse)
  Terminus
Express: no stop
Rapid Express: no stop
Commuter Rapid Express (in the morning on weekdays, only westbound for Nakanoshima): no stop
Limited Express: no stop
Kuzuha   Extra Limited Express for Yodoyabashi
(on the days of horse racing at Kyoto Racecourse)
  Terminus

Coordinates: 34°54′24.56″N 135°43′17.26″E / 34.9068222°N 135.7214611°E / 34.9068222; 135.7214611