Gamō Station

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Gamō Station
蒲生駅
GamoStationEast.jpg
Gamō Station East Exit, April 2008
Location Gamōkotobuki-cho, Koshigaya, Saitama
(埼玉県越谷市蒲生寿町16-17)
Japan
Operated by Tōbu Tetsudō Logo.svg Tobu Railway
Line(s) Tobu Skytree Line (TS) symbol.svg Tobu Skytree Line
Platforms 1 island
Other information
Station code TS-19
History
Opened 1899
Traffic
Passengers (FY2014) 17,027 daily

Gamō Station
Track Layout

Shinden

1 2

Shin-Koshigaya

Gamō Station (蒲生駅 Gamō-eki?) is a railway station on the Tobu Skytree Line (Tobu Isesaki Line) in Koshigaya, Saitama, Japan, operated by the private railway operator Tobu Railway.

Line[edit]

The station is served by the Tobu Skytree Line, and is 21.9 kilometers from the terminus of the line at Asakusa Station.

Station layout[edit]

The station has one elevated island platform with two tracks. The station building is located underneath the platforms. There are additional tracks for express trains to bypass this station.

Platforms[edit]

1  Tobu Skytree Line for Kita-Senju, Tokyo Skytree, Asakusa
Subway TokyoHibiya.png Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line for Naka-Meguro
2  Tobu Skytree Line for Kasukabe, Kita-Koshigaya, Tōbu-Dōbutsu-Kōen

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Tobu Skytree Line (TS-19)
Limited Express Spacia: Does not stop at this station
Limited Express Ryōmō: Does not stop at this station
Limited Express Kirifuri: Does not stop at this station
Limited Express Shimotsuke: Does not stop at this station
Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Section Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Express: Does not stop at this station
Section Express: Does not stop at this station
Semi-Express: Does not stop at this station
Section Semi-Express: Does not stop at this station
Shinden (TS-18)   Local   Shin-Koshigaya (TS-20)

History[edit]

Gamō Station opened on 20 December 1899.[1] The station was relocated 1.2 kilometers south to its present location on 25 December 1908. A new station building was completed in 1998. From 17 March 2012, station numbering was introduced on all Tobu lines, with Gamō Station becoming "TS-19".[2]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2014, the station was used by an average of 17,027 passengers daily.[3]

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Gamō shopping street

References[edit]

  1. ^ Terada, Hirokazu (19 January 2013). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 222. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4. 
  2. ^ 「東武スカイツリーライン」誕生! あわせて駅ナンバリングを導入し、よりわかりやすくご案内します [Tobu Sky Tree Line created! Station numbering to be introduced at same time] (pdf). Tobu News (in Japanese). Tobu Railway. 9 February 2012. Retrieved 27 May 2012. 
  3. ^ 駅情報(乗降人員) Archived August 6, 2016, at the Wayback Machine. - Tobu Railway official home page (Japanese)

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 35°52′01″N 139°47′29″E / 35.8669°N 139.7914°E / 35.8669; 139.7914