Abiko Station (Chiba)

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Abiko Station
我孫子駅
JREast Abiko station north entrance2013.jpg
Abiko Station in December 2013
Location 2 Honchō, Abiko-shi, Chiba-ken 270-1151
Japan
Operated by JR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s)
Distance 31.3 km from Ueno
Tracks 7
Connections Bus terminal
Other information
Website www.jreast.co.jp/estation/station/info.aspx?StationCd=72
History
Opened 25 December 1896
Traffic
Passengers (FY2009) 30,995 daily
Location
Abiko Station is located in Japan
Abiko Station
Abiko Station
Location within Japan

Abiko Station (我孫子駅 Abiko-eki?) is a railway station in Abiko, Chiba Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Abiko is served by both the Jōban Line and the Narita Line. It is 31.3 km from the terminus of the Jōban Line at Ueno Station in Tokyo, and forms the terminus for the Abiko Branch Line of the Narita Line.

Layout[edit]

Abiko Station is an elevated station with three island platforms and one side platform serving seven tracks. The station has a "Midori no Madoguchi" staffed ticket office.

Platforms[edit]

1  Jōban Line (Rapid) for Tennōdai ,Toride, Tsuchiura, and Mito
2  Jōban Line (Rapid) for Tennōdai,Toride, Tsuchiura, and Mito
 Jōban Line (Rapid) for Kashiwa, Matsudo, Kita-Senju, and Ueno
 Narita Line for Kohoku, Kioroshi, and Narita
4  Narita Line for Kohoku, Kioroshi, and Narita
 Jōban Line (Rapid) for Kashiwa, Matsudo, Kita-Senju, and Ueno
5  Jōban Line (Rapid) for Kashiwa, Matsudo, Kita-Senju, and Ueno
6  Jōban Line (Local) for Tennōdai and Toride
 Jōban Line (Local) for Kashiwa, Shin-Matsudo, Kita-Senju, and Yoyogi-Uehara
7  Jōban Line (Local) for Tennōdai and Toride
 Jōban Line (Local) for Kashiwa, Shin-Matsudo, Kita-Senju, and Yoyogi-Uehara
8  Jōban Line (Local) for Kashiwa, Shin-Matsudo, Kita-Senju, and Yoyogi-Uehara

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Jōban Line (Rapid)
Special Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Kashiwa Rapid Tennōdai
Jōban Line (Local)
Kita-Kashiwa Local Tennōdai
Narita Line
Through to Joban Line (Rapid) Local Higashi-Abiko

History[edit]

Abiko Station ca. 1905

Abiko Station opened on December 25, 1896.[1] With the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR East.


Surrounding area[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 日本国有鉄道停車場一覧 [JNR Station Directory]. Japan: Japanese National Railways. 1985. p. 103. ISBN 4-533-00503-9. 

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 35°52′21.77″N 140°0′38.84″E / 35.8727139°N 140.0107889°E / 35.8727139; 140.0107889