Fukushima Station (Osaka)

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Fukushima
福島
Location Fukushima, Osaka, Osaka
Japan
Operated by
Line(s)

Fukushima Station (福島駅 Fukushima-eki?) is a railway station in Fukushima-ku, Osaka, Japan, operated by the West Japan Railway Company (JR West) and the private railway operator Hanshin Electric Railway.

Lines[edit]

Fukushima Station is served by the JR West Osaka Loop Line and the Hanshin Main Line. It is close to Shin-Fukushima Station on the JR West JR Tōzai Line.

JR West[edit]

Fukushima
福島
OLL Fukushima stn.jpg
JR West Fukushima Station
Location 7-1-3 Fukushima
(大阪府大阪市福島区福島7丁目1番3号)
Japan
Operated by JR West
Line(s) Osaka Loop Line
History
Opened 1898

Platforms[edit]

The JR West station consists of an elevated island platform serving two tracks.


1  Osaka Loop Line inner track for Nishikujo, Bentencho, Shin-Imamiya and Universal City
2  Osaka Loop Line outer track for Osaka and Kyobashi

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Osaka Loop Line
Osaka   Local   Noda
Osaka   Regional Rapid   Noda
Osaka   Direct Rapid   Noda
Osaka   Yamatoji Rapid   Nishikujo
Osaka   Rapid   Nishikujo
Osaka   Kansai Airport Rapid   Nishikujo
Osaka   Kishuji Rapid   Nishikujo
Rapid(only running from Shin-Osaka for Wakayama): Does not stop at this station
B Rapid(only running from Wakayama to Shin-Osaka): Does not stop at this station

Hanshin[edit]

Fukushima
福島
Fukushima st (hanshin)1.jpg
Hanshin Railway station entrance May 2008
Operated by Hanshin Electric Railway
Line(s) Hanshin Main Line
Other information
Station code HS 02
History
Opened 1905

Platforms[edit]

The station consists of two underground side platforms serving two tracks.


   Main Line to Umeda
   Main Line for Amagasaki, Koshien, Kobe Sannomiya, Akashi and Himeji

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Hanshin Main Line
Umeda (HS 01)   Local   Noda (HS 03)
Umeda (HS 01)   Morning Express   Noda (HS 03)
Express: Does not stop at this station
Morning Limited Express for Umeda: Does not stop at this station
Hanshin Limited Express
Through Limited Express: Does not stop at this station

History[edit]

What is now the JR West station opened on 5 April 1898.[1]

The Hanshin Electric Railway station opened on 12 April 1905.[2]

Surrounding area[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 日本国有鉄道停車場一覧 [JNR Station Directory]. Japan: Japanese National Railways. 1985. p. 41. ISBN 4-533-00503-9. 
  2. ^ Terada, Hirokazu (July 2002). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 263. ISBN 4-87366-874-3. 

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