Ekoda Station south entrance in July 2011
|Location||1-78-7 Asahigaoka, Nerima-ku, Tokyo
|Operated by||Seibu Railway|
|Line(s)||Seibu Ikebukuro Line|
|Distance||4.3 km from Ikebukuro|
|Platforms||2 side platforms|
|Opened||1 November 1922|
|Passengers (FY2013)||34,045 daily|
Ekoda Station is served by the Seibu Ikebukuro Line from Ikebukuro in Tokyo to Hannō in Saitama Prefecture, and is located 4.3 km from the Ikebukuro terminus. Only all-stations "Local" services stop at this station.
|1||■ Seibu Ikebukuro Line||for Tokorozawa and Hannō|
|2||■ Seibu Ikebukuro Line||for Ikebukuro|
|Seibu Ikebukuro Line|
|Limited express: Does not stop at this station|
|Rapid express: Does not stop at this station|
|Express: Does not stop at this station|
|Commuter express: Does not stop at this station|
|Rapid: Does not stop at this station|
|Commuter semi express: Does not stop at this station|
|Semi express: Does not stop at this station|
The station opened on 1 November 1922.
Renovation of the station building began in 2008 and was completed in 2011.
Station numbering was introduced during fiscal 2012, with Ekoda Station becoming "SI04".
In fiscal 2013, the station was the 28th busiest on the Seibu network with an average of 34,045 passengers daily. The passenger figures for previous years are as shown below.
|Fiscal year||Daily average|
Several university and college campuses are located nearby the station.
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- 駅別乗降人員 2010（平成22）年度 1日平均 [Average daily station usage figures (fiscal 2010)] (PDF) (in Japanese). Japan: Seibu Railway. Retrieved 26 January 2013.
- 各駅の乗車人員 (2010年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2010)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Archived from the original on 2014-10-06. Retrieved 26 January 2013.
- 駅別乗降人員 2011（平成23）年度 1日平均 [Average daily station usage figures (fiscal 2011)] (PDF) (in Japanese). Japan: Seibu Railway. Retrieved 26 January 2013.
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