Bubaigawara Station

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Bubaigawara Station
分倍河原駅
BubaigawaraStation.JPG
Bubaigawara Station, June 2008
Location 2-21-18 Katamachi, Fuchū-shi, Tokyo
(東京都府中市片町2丁目21-18)
Japan
Operated by
Line(s)
Platforms 4 side platforms
Other information
Station code KO25 (Keio Line)
History
Opened 1925
Traffic
Passengers (FY2014) 39,158 (JR East) daily
89,249 (Keio)

Bubaigawara Station (分倍河原駅 Bubaigawara-eki?) is a railway station in Fuchū, Tokyo, Japan, operated by jointly by East Japan Railway Company (JR East) and the private railway operator Keio Corporation.

Lines[edit]

Bubaigawara Station is served by the Nambu Line, and is 28.8 kilometers from the Nambu Line terminus at Kawasaki Station. It is also served by the Keiō Line, and is 23.1 km from the Keio Line Tokyo terminus at Shinjuku.[1]

Station layout[edit]

The JR East and Keio Stations both have two side platforms serving two tracks. The two parts of the station share a common station building and entrance, with both JR and Keio ticket vending machines located side by side.

JR East platforms[edit]

The JR East platforms are located at ground level, running west to east.

1  Nambu Line for Fuchū-Hommachi, Noborito, and Kawasaki
2  Nambu Line for Yaho and Tachikawa

Keio platforms[edit]

The Keio platforms are elevated and run approximately north to south.

1  Keiō Line for Keiō Hachiōji and Tama-Dōbutsukōen
2  Keiō Line for Chōfu and Shinjuku

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Nambu Line
Fuchū-Hommachi   Rapid   Tachikawa
Fuchū-Hommachi   Local   Nishifu
Keiō Line
Fuchū   Special Express   Seiseki-Sakuragaoka
Fuchū   Semi Special Express   Seiseki-Sakuragaoka
Fuchū   Express   Seiseki-Sakuragaoka
Fuchū   Semi Express   Nakagawara
Fuchū   Rapid   Nakagawara
Fuchū   Local   Nakagawara

History[edit]

The Keio Line station opened on 24 March 1925.[1] as Yashikibun Station (屋敷分駅?). It was renamed to its present name on 11 December 1928. The JNR (now JR East) station also opened on 11 December 1928.[2]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2014, the JR East station was used by an average of 39,158 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[3] In fiscal 2014, the Keio station was used by an average of 89,249 passengers daily.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Terada, Hirokazu (July 2002). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 205. ISBN 4-87366-874-3. 
  2. ^ 各駅情報(分倍河原駅) [Station Information (Bubaigawara Station)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 15 February 2012. 
  3. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2014年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2014)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2015. Retrieved 14 May 2016. 
  4. ^ 京王グループ 1日の駅別乗降人員 [Keio Group daily passenger station usage (Fiscal 2014)] (in Japanese). Japan: Keio corporation. 2015. Retrieved 14 May 2016. 

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Coordinates: 35°40′06″N 139°28′07″E / 35.6684°N 139.4686°E / 35.6684; 139.4686