Dainichi Station

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Dainichi Station
大日駅
Osaka Monorail Dainichi Station.JPG
Station entrance (2012)
Operated by Osaka Municipal Subway
Osaka Monorail
Line(s)
Platforms 2 island platforms (1 for each line)
Tracks 4 (2 for each line)
Other information
Station code T11 (Tanimach Line)
23 (Osaka Monorail)
History
Opened 1983 (Tanimachi Line)
1997 (Monorail)

Dainichi Station (大日駅?, Dainichi-eki) is a metro station on the Osaka Municipal Subway Tanimachi Line and Osaka Monorail located in Moriguchi, Osaka, Japan.

Lines[edit]

History[edit]

  • February 8, 1983: the Tanimachi Line subway station opened.
  • August 22, 1997: Osaka Monorail Main Line opened.
  • September 2001: the Sanyo Electric Dainichi factory closes.
  • April 12, 2004: Dainichi station reopens on the former site of the Sanyo Factory
  • September 21, 2006: New 2nd floor ticket window is added
  • September 29, 2006: AEON Dainichi Shopping Center opens.
  • November 21, 2011: AEON Dainichi Shopping Center is renamed AEON Mall Dainichi.

Layout[edit]

3F
Monorail platforms
Platform 1 Main Line toward Kadomashi (Terminus)
Island platform, doors will open on the right
Platform 2 Main Line toward Osaka Airport (Minami Settsu)
2F Monorail mezzanine One-way faregates, ticket machines, station agent
1F Street Level Exit/Entrance, bus terminal
B1F Upper mezzanine To exits/entrances
B2F Subway mezzanine One-way faregates, ticket machines, station agent
B3F
Subway platforms
Platform 2 Tanimachi Line toward Yaominami (Moriguchi)
Island platform, doors will open on the left/right
Platform 1 Tanimachi Line toward Yaominami (Moriguchi)

Osaka Municipal Subway Tanimachi Line[edit]

  • There is an island platform with two tracks underground. It acts as the terminus for the Tanimachi line, with trains usually departing from and arriving at number 1.
1, 2  Tanimachi Line for Miyakojima, Higashi-Umeda, Tennoji and Yaominami

Osaka Monorail Main Line[edit]

  • There is an island platform with two tracks elevated. The platform is sealed in with fences.
1  Main Line to Kadomashi
2  Main Line for Bampaku-Kinen-Koen (Expo '70 Commemoration Park), Hotarugaike, Osaka Airport and Saito-nishi

Surroundings[edit]

  • ÆON Mall Dainichi
    • ÆON Dainichi
    • ÆON Cinema Dainichi
  • Panasonic Corporation
  • Osaka Municipal Transportation Bureau Dainichi Inspection Depot
  • Japan National Route 1 (Chuo Kanjosen)
  • Kinki Expressway
  • Osaka Prefectural Route 13: Kyoto Moriguchi Route

Stations next to Dainichi[edit]

« Service »
Osaka Municipal Subway Tanimachi Line (T11)
Terminus - Moriguchi (T12)
Osaka Monorail Main Line (23)
Minami Settsu (22) - Kadoma-shi (24)


Coordinates: 34°44′57.86″N 135°34′41.79″E / 34.7494056°N 135.5782750°E / 34.7494056; 135.5782750