Chibaminato Station

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Chibaminato Station
千葉みなと駅
Chiba-Minato Station west20111028.jpg
South side of the station, October 2011
Location 1 Chuō-kō, Chuo, Chiba, Chiba
(千葉県千葉市中央区中央港一丁目)
Japan
Coordinates Coordinates: 35°36′22.26″N 140°6′12.21″E / 35.6061833°N 140.1033917°E / 35.6061833; 140.1033917
Operated by
Line(s)
History
Opened 3 March 1986
Traffic
Passengers (JR East, FY2011) 14,559 daily
Location
Chibaminato Station is located in Japan
Chibaminato Station
Chibaminato Station
Location within Japan

Chibaminato Station (千葉みなと駅?, Chiba-Minato-eki) is a railway station in Mihama-ku, Chiba, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East) and Chiba Urban Monorail.[1][2]

Lines[edit]

Chibaminato Station is served by the JR East Keiyō Line and Chiba Urban Monorail Line 1.

Station layout[edit]

JR Chibaminato Station is an elevated station with one side platform and one island platform serving three elevated tracks. The Chiba Urban Monorail Chibaminato Station has two side platforms with two tracks between them, and is also an elevated station.

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

JR East platforms[edit]

JR East platforms, December 2007
1  Keiyō Line for Soga
2  Keiyō Line for Soga
for Kaihimmakuhari and Tokyo
3  Keiyō Line for Kaihimmakuhari and Tokyo

Chiba Urban Monorail platforms[edit]

Chiba Urban Monorail Chiba-Minato Station
1/2  Chiba Urban Monorail Line 1 for Chiba, Kenchō-mae, and Chishirodai

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Keiyō Line
Commuter Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Inagekaigan   Rapid   Soga
Inagekaigan   Local   Soga
Chiba Urban Monorail Line 1
Terminus - Shiyakusho-mae

History[edit]

The JR East station opened on 3 March 1986.[1]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2011, the JR East station was used by an average of 14,559 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[3]

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Chiba city office
  • Chiba-Chūō Police Station
  • Chiba Port Tower
  • Chiba Prefectural Museum of Art
  • NHK Chiba broadcasting station
  • Chiba Bank Head office

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c 各駅情報(千葉みなと駅) [Station Information (Chiba-Minato Station)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 2 September 2012. 
  2. ^ "JR East Railway Major Route: Metropolitan Area" (PDF). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 19 December 2016. 
  3. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2011年度) [FY2011 Station passenger figures] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 2 September 2012. 

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