Fuchinobe Station

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Fuchinobe Station
淵野辺駅
JREast-Yokohama-line-Fuchinobe-station-platform.jpg
Platforms
Location Fuchinobe 3-5-16, Chūō, Sagamihara, Kanagawa
(相模原市中央区淵野辺三丁目5-16)
Japan
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Yokohama Line
Connections
  • Bus stop
History
Opened 1908
Traffic
Passengers (2008 [1]) 38,577 daily

Fuchinobe Station (淵野辺駅?, Fuchinobe-eki) is a commuter railway station on the East Japan Railway Company's Yokohama Line located in Chūō Ward, Sagamihara, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan. It is 28.4 kilometers from the terminus of the Yokohama Line at Higashi-Kanagawa Station.

History[edit]

Fuchibe Station was opened on September 23, 1908 on the Yokohama Railway. The Yokohama Railway was nationalized on April 1, 1910 and became part of the Japanese Government Railway (JGR) in 1917. The JGR became the Japan National Railway (JNR) after World War II. All freight operations were discontinued from October 1, 1977. With the privatization of the JNR on April 1, 1987, the station came under the operational control of JR East.

Lines[edit]

Station layout[edit]

Fuchinobe Station is an elevated station with a single island platform serving two tracks.

Platforms[edit]

1 Yokohama Line Machida, Shin-Yokohama, Higashi-Kanagawa
2 Yokohama Line Hashimoto, Hachiōji


Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Yokohama Line
Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Kobuchi Local Yabe

Surrounding area[edit]

References[edit]

  • Harris, Ken and Clarke, Jackie. Jane's World Railways 2008-2009. Jane's Information Group (2008). ISBN 0-7106-2861-7
  1. ^ JR East statistics. Average number of incoming passengers in fiscal year 2008.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°34′7.17″N 139°23′42.2″E / 35.5686583°N 139.395056°E / 35.5686583; 139.395056