Yonohommachi Station

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Yonohommachi Station
与野本町駅
JRE Yonohommachi Station west exit.jpg
West entrance of Yonohommachi Station, August 2007
Location
Prefecture Saitama
(See other stations in Saitama)
City Saitama
Ward Chūō
Neighborhood etc. 2 Honmachi-Higashi
Postal code 338-0003
(in Japanese) 埼玉県さいたま市中央区本町東2丁目
History
Year opened 1985
Rail services
Operator(s) JR East
Line(s) Saikyō Line
Statistics 13,884 passengers/day (FY2011)
Aiga bus inv.svg There is a bus stop near this station

Yonohommachi Station (与野本町駅 Yono-honmachi-eki?) is a railway station on the Saikyō Line in Chūō-ku, Saitama, Saitama Prefecture, Japan, operated by the East Japan Railway Company (JR East).[1]

Lines[edit]

Yonohommachi Station is served by the Saikyō Line which runs between Ōsaki in Tokyo and Ōmiya in Saitama Prefecture. Some trains continue northward to Kawagoe via the Kawagoe Line and southward to Shin-Kiba via the TWR Rinkai Line. The station is located 20.6 km from Ikebukuro Station.[2] The station identification colour is "flesh".[2]

Station layout[edit]

The station consists of one elevated island platform serving two tracks. The tracks of the Tōhoku Shinkansen also run adjacent to this station, on the west side.[2]

The station has a "Midori no Madoguchi" staffed ticket office.[1]

Platforms[edit]

View from the south end of the platform, with the Tohoku Shinkansen tracks on the left, May 2013
1 Saikyō Line for Musashi-Urawa, Akabane, Shinjuku, and Ōsaki
Rinkai Line for Shin-Kiba
2 Saikyō Line for Ōmiya and Kawagoe

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Saikyō Line
Commuter Rapid: no stop
Musashi-Urawa   Rapid   Ōmiya
Minami-Yono   Local   Kita-Yono

History[edit]

The station opened on 30 September 1985.[2]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2011, the station was used by an average of 13,884 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[3] The passenger figures for previous years are as shown below.

Fiscal year Daily average
2000 13,282[4]
2005 13,850[5]
2010 13,791[6]
2011 13,884[3]

Surrounding area[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "各駅情報(与野本町駅)" [Station Information: Yonohommachi Station] (in Japanese). East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 29 October 2012. 
  2. ^ a b c d Kawashima, Ryozo (March 2011). 日本の鉄道 中部ライン 全線・全駅・全配線 第12巻 東京都心北部 [Railways of Japan - Chubu Line - Lines/Stations/Track plans - Vol 12 Northern Central Tokyo]. Japan: Kodansha. p. 15-53. ISBN 978-4-06-270072-6. 
  3. ^ a b "各駅の乗車人員 (2011年度)" [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2011)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 29 October 2012. 
  4. ^ "各駅の乗車人員 (2000年度)" [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2000)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 29 October 2012. 
  5. ^ "各駅の乗車人員 (2005年度)" [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2005)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 29 October 2012. 
  6. ^ "各駅の乗車人員 (2010年度)" [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2010)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 29 October 2012. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°52′52.11″N 139°37′33.72″E / 35.8811417°N 139.6260333°E / 35.8811417; 139.6260333