Fujino-ushijima Station

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Fujino-ushijima Station
藤の牛島駅
Fujinoushijima-Sta.JPG
Fujino-ushijima Station in September 2008
Location 1576 Ushijima, Kasukabe, Saitama
(埼玉県春日部市牛島1576)
Japan
Operated by Tōbu Tetsudō Logo.svg Tobu Railway
Line(s) Tobu Noda Line (TD) symbol.svg Tobu Urban Park Line
Distance 62.7 km from Ōmiya
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 2
Other information
Station code TD-11
Website railway.tobu.co.jp/guide/station/info/6206.html
History
Opened 1 October 1930
Previous names Ushijima (until March 1931)
Traffic
Passengers (FY2014) 7,178 daily
Location
Fujino-ushijima Station is located in Japan
Fujino-ushijima Station
Fujino-ushijima Station
Location within Japan

Fujino-ushijima Station (藤の牛島駅 Fujino-ushijima-eki?) is a railway station on the Tobu Urban Park Line in Kasukabe, Saitama, Japan, operated by the private railway operator Tobu Railway.

Lines[edit]

Fujino-ushijima Station is served by the 62.7 km Tobu Urban Park Line (formerly known as the Tobu Noda Line) from Ōmiya in Saitama Prefecture to Funabashi in Chiba Prefecture, and lies 17.8 km from the western terminus of the line at Ōmiya.

Station layout[edit]

The station consists of two ground-level opposing side platforms serving two tracks, connected to the station building by a footbridge.

Platforms[edit]

The station platforms in November 2008
1  Tobu Urban Park Line for Kasukabe, Iwatsuki, and Ōmiya
2  Tobu Urban Park Line for Nodashi, Kashiwa, and Funabashi

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Tobu Urban Park Line
Kasukabe   Local   Minami-Sakurai

History[edit]

The station opened on 1 October 1930 as Ushijima Station (牛島駅?). It was renamed Fujino-ushima on 5 March 1931.

From 17 March 2012, station numbering was introduced on all Tobu lines, with Fujino-ushijima Station becoming "TD-11".[1]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2014, the station was used by an average of 7,178 passengers daily.[2]

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Ushijima Wisteria (Special National Natural Monument)
  • Kasukabe – Ushijima Post Office

See also[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°58′49″N 139°46′40″E / 35.980217°N 139.77775°E / 35.980217; 139.77775