Goi Station

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Goi Station
五井駅
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The west side of Goi Station in July 2008
Location Goi-Chūō-Nishi, Ichihara-shi, Chiba-ken
Japan
Coordinates 35°30′46″N 140°05′22″E / 35.5129°N 140.0895°E / 35.5129; 140.0895Coordinates: 35°30′46″N 140°05′22″E / 35.5129°N 140.0895°E / 35.5129; 140.0895
Operated by JR East, Kominato Railway
Line(s)
Platforms 2 island platforms
Tracks 4
History
Opened 28 March 1912
Location
Goi Station is located in Chiba Prefecture
Goi Station
Goi Station
Location within Chiba Prefecture
Goi Station is located in Japan
Goi Station
Goi Station
Goi Station (Japan)

Goi station (五井駅, Goi-eki) is a railway station in Ichihara, Chiba, Japan, operated by the East Japan Railway Company (JR East) and the private railway operator Kominato Railway.

Lines[edit]

Goi station is served by the Uchibo Line and the Kominato Line.

Station layout[edit]

The east side of the station in October 2017
View from Kominato Line platform in May 2005

The station has a different address for each company. The address for JR East is 2-1-11 Goi-Chūō-Nishi, Ichihara, Chiba, and the address for the Kominato Railway is 1-1-2 Goi-Chūō-Higashi, Ichihara, Chiba. The station has four tracks with two island platforms, one for the Uchibō line and another for the Kominato line.

Platforms[edit]

1  Uchibo Line for Chiba and Tokyo
2  Uchibo Line for Kisarazu and Tateyama
3/4  Kominato Line for Kazusa-Ushiku, Yōrōkeikoku, and Kazusa-Nakano

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Uchibo Line
Yawatajuku   Commuter Rapid   Anegasaki
Yawatajuku   Rapid
(Sobu Line)
  Anegasaki
Yawatajuku   Rapid
(Keiyo Line)
  Anegasaki
Yawatajuku   Local   Anegasaki
Kominato Line
Terminus - Kazusa-Murakami

History[edit]

The JNR station opened on March 28, 1912.[1] The Kominato Railway station opened on March 7, 1925.

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2005, the JR East station was used by an average of 20,307 passengers daily (boarding passengers only), and the Kominato Railway station was used by 1,810 passengers daily.[citation needed]

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Ichihara City Hall Goi Branch
  • Sunplaza Ichihara
  • Ichihara Seaside Stadium
  • Goi Train Facility
  • Chiba Prefectural Keiyō High School
  • Tōkai University Bōyō High School
  • Kantō Anzen Eisei Gijutsu Center
  • Ichihara Sea Fishing Facility

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Goi Station information, JR East. Retrieved on 17 July 2008. (in Japanese)

External links[edit]