North entrance to Fukaya Station, August 2012
|Location||Kashiwaza 3-1-8 Nishijima-cho, Fukaya-shi, Saitama-ken
|Operated by||JR East|
|Line(s)||■ Takasaki Line|
|Platforms||1 side platform, 2 island platform|
|Passengers (FY2014)||9832 daily|
Fukuaya Station is served by the Takasaki Line, with through Shonan-Shinjuku Line and Ueno-Tokyo Line services to and from the Tokaido Line. It is 45.8 kilometers from the nominal starting point of the Takasaki Line at Ōmiya.
The station has one side platform and one island platform serving three tracks, connected by a footbridge, with an elevated station building located above the platforms. The station has a "Midori no Madoguchi" staffed ticket office.
|1||■ Takasaki Line||for Ōmiya, Urawa, and Ueno
Ueno-Tokyo Line (Tokaido Line, Ito Line through service) for Tokyo, Yokohama, Atami, and Ito
|2, 3||■ Takasaki Line||for Kumagaya, Kagohara, Takasaki, and Maebashi|
|Takasaki Line/Ueno-Tokyo Line|
The daily average usage for 2014 was 9,832 people
The station opened on 21 October 1883. The station became part of the JR East network after the privatization of the JNR on 1 April 1987. A new station building modeled after Tokyo Station was completed in August 1996, with its brick built by Japan Brick Company. Bricks used in the Marunouchi side of the Tokyo Station building are produced by this company.
- Karasawa River
- Fukaya City Hall
- Fukaya Post Office
- Japan National Route 17
- 各駅の乗車人員 (2014年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2014)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2015. Retrieved 5 October 2015.
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