Fuchū Station (Tokyo)

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Fuchū Station
The station building and entrance in November 2015
Location 1-1-10 Miyacho, Fuchū-shi, Tokyo
Operated by KeioRailway logo.svg Keio Corporation
Line(s) Number prefix Keiō.PNG Keio Line
Distance 21.9 km from Shinjuku
Platforms 2 island platforms
Tracks 4
Other information
Station code KO24
Website www.keio.co.jp/train/station/26_fuchu/
Opened 31 October 1916 (1916-10-31)
Passengers 86,577 per day (FY2012)

Fuchū Station (府中駅, Fuchū-eki) is a railway station on the Keio Line in Fuchū, Tokyo, Japan, operated by the private railway operator Keio Corporation.


Fuchū Station is served by the 37.9 km Keio Line from Shinjuku to Keiō Hachiōji, and is located 21.9 km from the Tokyo terminus of the line at Shinjuku.[1] It is numbered "KO24".

Station layout[edit]

The platforms in November 2015

This station consists of two island platforms serving four tracks,[2] with each platform on a passing loop.

Fuchū Station track layout


4 3 2 1



1/2  Keio Line for Keiō Hachiōji
Keio Takao Line for Takaosanguchi
Keio Dobutsuen Line for Tama-Dobutsu-koen
3/4  Keio Line for Chōfu, Meidaimae, Sasazuka, Shinjuku
Toei Shinjuku Line

Adjacent stations[edit]

Chōfu   Special Express   Bubaigawara
Chōfu   Semi Special Express   Bubaigawara
Higashi-Fuchū   Express   Bubaigawara
Higashi-Fuchū   Semi Express   Bubaigawara
Higashi-Fuchū   Rapid   Bubaigawara
Higashi-Fuchū   Local   Bubaigawara


The station opened on 31 October 1916.[1] The new elevated station building opened on 1 March 1993.[1]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2012, the station was used by an average of 86,577 passengers daily.[2]

Surrounding area[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c Terada, Hirokazu (19 January 2013). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways] (in Japanese). Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 228. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4. 
  2. ^ a b 首都圏鉄道完全ガイド 主要私鉄編 [Tokyo Area Complete Railway Guide - Major Private Lines] (in Japanese). Japan: Futabasha. 22 July 2013. pp. 24–26. ISBN 978-4-575-45387-4. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°40′20″N 139°28′50″E / 35.672175°N 139.480426°E / 35.672175; 139.480426