Goi Station

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Goi Station
五井駅
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West entrance
Location

2-1-11 Goi-Chūō-Nishi, Ichihara, Chiba
(五井中央西二丁目 (JR East)

五井中央東一丁目 (Kominato))
Japan
Operated by JR East, Kominato Railway
Line(s)
History
Opened 1912

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]

View from Kominato Line platform, 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. (Japanese)

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 35°30′46″N 140°05′22″E / 35.5129°N 140.0895°E / 35.5129; 140.0895