Chitose-karasuyama Station

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KO12
Chitose-Karasuyama Station

千歳烏山駅
Chitosekarasuyama-Sta-N.JPG
East entrance, April 2012
Location 6-1-1 Minami-Karasuyama, Setagaya, Tokyo
(東京都世田谷区南烏山6-1-1)
Japan
Operated by Keio Corporation
Line(s) Keio Line
Connections
  • Bus stop
Other information
Station code KO12
History
Opened 1913
Previous names Karasuyama (until 1929)
Traffic
Passengers (FY2011) 74,518 daily
Location
Chitose-Karasuyama Station is located in Special wards of Tokyo
Chitose-Karasuyama Station
Chitose-Karasuyama Station
Location within Special wards of Tokyo
Chitose-Karasuyama Station is located in Japan
Chitose-Karasuyama Station
Chitose-Karasuyama Station
Chitose-Karasuyama Station (Japan)

Chitose-Karasuyama Station (千歳烏山駅, Chitose-karasuyama-eki) is a railway station on the Keio Line in Setagaya, Tokyo, Japan, operated by the private railway operator Keio Corporation.[1] It is the westernmost station of the Keio Line in the 23 special wards of Tokyo. Trains cross the Setagaya-Chōfu border west of the station.

Station layout[edit]

The station has two ground-level side platforms serving two tracks. Both platforms are connected by stairs to two small underground concourses beneath the tracks.

Platforms[edit]

View of the platforms from the adjacent level crossing, October 2008
1 KO Keiō Line for Chōfu, Keiō Hachiōji
KO Keio Takao Line for Takaosanguchi
KO Keio Sagamihara Line for Hashimoto
2 KO Keiō Line for Meidaimae, Sasazuka, and Shinjuku
KO Keio New Line for Shinjuku
S Toei Shinjuku Line for Motoyawata

Adjacent stations[edit]

Service
Keio Line KO12
Keiō Liner: Does not stop at this station
Special Express: Does not stop at this station
Meidaimae KO06   Semi Special Express   Chōfu KO18
Sakurajōsui KO08   Express   Tsutsujigaoka KO14
Sakurajōsui KO08   Semi Express   Sengawa KO13
Hachimanyama KO10   Rapid   Sengawa KO13
Roka-kōen KO11   Local   Sengawa KO13

History[edit]

The station opened on April 15, 1913 as Karasuyama Station (烏山駅).[2] It was renamed Chitose-Karasuyama on 7 August 1929.[2]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2011, the station was used by an average of 74,518 passengers daily.[2]

Surrounding area[edit]

On both the north and south sides of the station lie large shopping districts. Just north of the station is the Karasuyama District Administration Office.

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.keio.co.jp/english/railwaymap/index.html
  2. ^ a b c 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. 228. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4. 

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 35°40′04″N 139°36′02″E / 35.6679°N 139.6006°E / 35.6679; 139.6006