Fukiage Station (Saitama)

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Fukiage Station

吹上駅
Fukiage sta north.jpg
North entrance of Fukiage Station
Location1-1-1 Fukiage-Honchō, Kōnosu-shi, Saitama-ken
(鴻巣市吹上本町1-1-1)
Japan
Operated byJR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Takasaki Line
Platforms1 island + 1 side platform
Tracks3
Other information
Websitewww.jreast.co.jp/estation/station/info.aspx?StationCd=1351
History
Opened1885
Traffic
Passengers (2014)9,164 daily
Location
Fukiage Station is located in Japan
Fukiage Station
Fukiage Station
Location within Japan

Fukiage Station (吹上駅, Fukiage-eki) is a railway station on the Takasaki Line operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East) in Kōnosu, Saitama, Japan.

Lines[edit]

Fukiage 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 27.3 kilometers from the nominal starting point of the Takasaki Line at Ōmiya.

Station layout[edit]

The station has a side platform and an 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.

Platforms[edit]

1,2  Takasaki Line (Ueno-Tokyo Line) for Ōmiya, Ueno, Tokyo, Yokohama, Atami, Numazu and Ito (via JT Tokaido Line and JT Ito Line)
 Shōnan-Shinjuku Line for Ōmiya, Shinjuku, Yokohama, Ōfuna, and Odawara (via JT Tokaido Line)
2,3  Takasaki Line for Kumagaya, Kagohara, Takasaki, and Maebashi

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Takasaki Line
Commuter Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Rapid Urban: Does not stop at this station
Kita-Kōnosu   Local   Gyōda
Shonan-Shinjuku Line
Special Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Kita-Kōnosu   Rapid   Gyōda

Statistics[edit]

The daily average usage for 2014 was 9,164 people[1]

History[edit]

The station opened on 1 March 1885. The station became part of the JR East network after the privatization of the JNR on 1 April 1987.

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Fukiage Post Office
  • former Fukiage Town Hall

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 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.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 36°06′12″N 139°27′11″E / 36.10333°N 139.45306°E / 36.10333; 139.45306