Awaji Station

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Awaji Station
Awaji Sta Home Kyoto Line.JPG
Platforms and tracks (June 2006)
Location Higashiawaji Yonchome, Higashiyodogawa, Osaka, Osaka
Operated by Hankyu Railway
Other information
Station code HK-63
Opened 1921

Awaji Station (淡路駅 Awaji-eki?) is a railway station in Higashiyodogawa-ku, Osaka, Japan, operated by the private operator Hankyu Railway.


Awaji Station is an intersection of the following two Hankyu Railway lines:

In addition, there is a plan to construct a new Awaji Station (proposed name) on the Osaka Higashi Line under construction by West Japan Railway Company (JR West).[1]

Station layout[edit]

This station has two island platforms with four tracks at ground level. The station will be elevated by 2021 and it will have an island platform with two tracks on the 4th level and the 5th level.[2]

Track layout of Awaji Station
Kita-Senri ↑
Umeda ← Track layout of Awaji Station → Kawaramachi, Arashiyama
↓ Tenjimbashisuji rokuchōme, Tengachaya

Note: The overpassing vertical line is the Jōtō Freight Line.


2, 3  Hankyu Kyoto Main Line for Kyoto (Kawaramachi, Arashiyama) and Takatsuki-shi
 Hankyu Senri Line for Kita-Senri
4, 5  Hankyu Kyoto Main Line for Umeda, Kobe and Takarazuka
 Hankyu Senri Line for Tenjimbashisuji Rokuchome and Tengachaya

Adjacent stations[edit]

Signage showing the four adjacent stations of Awaji Station
« Service »
Hankyu Kyoto Main Line (HK-63)
Sōzenji (HK-62)   Local   Kami-Shinjō (HK-64)
Minamikata (HK-61)   Semi-Express   Kami-Shinjō (HK-64)
Minamikata (HK-61)   Rapid Service   Kami-Shinjō (HK-64)
Jūsō (HK-03)   Rapid Express   Ibaraki-shi (HK-69)
Jūsō (HK-03)   Limited Express   Ibaraki-shi (HK-69)
Jūsō (HK-03)   Limited Express "Kyo-Train", "Sagano", "Atago", "Togetsu"   Katsura (HK-81)
Commuter Limited Express: Does not stop at this station
Hankyu Senri Line (HK-63)
Kunijima (HK-87)   Local   Shimo-Shinjō (HK-88)
Tenjimbashisuji Rokuchōme (K11)   Semi-Express   Kami-Shinjō (Kyoto Line, HK-64)
Tenjimbashisuji Rokuchōme (K11)   Limited Express "Hozu"   Katsura (Kyoto Line, HK-81)


Awaji Station opened on 1 April 1921.[3]


  1. ^ Osaka Soto-Kanjo Railway Co., Ltd. (Japanese) (The route map on the top page indicates Awaji Station.)
  2. ^ 阪急京都線・千里線連続立体交差事業 - Osaka
  3. ^ 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. 281. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4. 

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Coordinates: 34°44′20″N 135°30′59″E / 34.738844°N 135.516508°E / 34.738844; 135.516508