Hachiōji Station

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Hachiōji Station
八王子駅
Hachioji Station North 2014.jpg
Hachiōji Station north side, April 2014
Location 1 Asahichō, Hachiōji-shi, Tokyo
Japan
Operated by JR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s)
Platforms 3 island platforms
History
Opened 11 August 1889
Traffic
Passengers (FY2014) 84,739 daily
Location
Hachiōji Station is located in Japan
Hachiōji Station
Hachiōji Station
Location within Japan
Platform of Hachiōji Station

Hachiōji Station (八王子駅 Hachiōji-eki?) is a railway station in the city of Hachiōji, Tokyo, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East). It opened on August 11, 1889.[1]

Lines[edit]

The Chūō Main Line passes through Hachiōji Station, which is 47.4 kilometers from the terminus of the line at Tokyo Station. The Yokohama Line (to Higashi-Kanagawa) and Hachikō Line (to Komagawa) terminate here. The station is also served by some Sagami Line trains via the Yokohama Line, although the Sagami Line itself does not actually reach Hachiōji.

Keiō Hachiōji Station on the Keio Line is located about 400 metres northeast from here.

Station layout[edit]

The station consists of three island platforms serving four tracks with the platforms connected the elevated station building. The station has a "Midori no Madoguchi" staffed ticket office.

Platforms[edit]

1  Hachiko Line/Kawagoe Line for Haijima, Komagawa, and Kawagoe
2  Chūō Line (Rapid) for Tachikawa, Shinjuku, and Tokyo
3    (Used by some up Chuo Line services starting at this station)
4  Chūō Main Line for Takao, Kōfu, and Matsumoto
5-6  Yokohama Line for Hashimoto, Machida, and Higashi-Kanagawa
Sagami Line for Hashimoto, Ebina, and Chigasaki

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Chūō Line (Rapid)
Tachikawa   Commuter Ltd. Rapid   Takao
Toyoda   Chūō Ltd. Rapid   Nishi-Hachiōji
Toyoda   Commuter Rapid   Nishi-Hachiōji
Toyoda   Rapid   Nishi-Hachiōji
Toyoda   Local   Nishi-Hachiōji
Chūō Main Line
Tachikawa   Narita Express   Takao
Toyoda Local Nishi-Hachiōji
Yokohama Line
Katakura   Rapid   Terminus
Katakura   Local   Terminus
Hachikō Line
Terminus - Kita-Hachiōji

History[edit]

Hachiōji Station opened on 11 August 1889.[2] With the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR East.

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2014, the station was used by an average of 84,739 passengers daily (boarding passengers only), making it the fiftieth-busiest station operated by JR East.[3]

The daily passenger figures (boarding passengers only) in previous years are as shown below.

Fiscal year Daily average
2000 80,697[4]
2005 80,755[5]
2010 80,219[6]
2011 81,474[7]
2012 82,521[8]
2013 85,191[9]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ JR East Hachiōji Station information Retrieved on 21 August 2008.(Japanese)
  2. ^ 日本国有鉄道停車場一覧 [JNR Station Directory]. Japan: Japanese National Railways. 1985. p. 53. ISBN 4-533-00503-9. 
  3. ^ 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. 
  4. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2000年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2000)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 24 September 2014. 
  5. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2005年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2005)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 24 September 2014. 
  6. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2010年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2010)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 24 September 2014. 
  7. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2011年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2011)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 24 September 2014. 
  8. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2012年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2012)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 24 September 2014. 
  9. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2013年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2013)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 24 September 2014. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°39′20″N 139°20′20″E / 35.65556°N 139.33889°E / 35.65556; 139.33889