Hanyū Station

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Hanyū Station
羽生駅
Hanyu Station East Entrance 20110506.JPG
Hanyū Station east entrance, May 2011
Location
Prefecture Saitama
(See other stations in Saitama)
City Hanyū
Neighborhood 1-1-62 Minami
Address in Japanese 羽生市南1丁目1-62
History
Opened 1903
Rail services
Station number(s) TI-07 (Tobu)
Operator(s)
Line(s)

Hanyū Station (羽生駅 Hanyū-eki?) is a railway station in Hanyū, Saitama, Japan, jointly operated by the private railway operators Tobu Railway and Chichibu Railway.

Lines[edit]

Hanyū Station is served by the Tobu Isesaki Line from Asakusa in Tokyo, and is located 66.2 km from the Asakusa terminus. It also forms the eastern terminus of the 71.7 km Chichibu Main Line to Mitsumineguchi.[1]

Station layout[edit]

Track layout

← to Nishi-Hanyū  ↑ to Kawamata

       ↓ to Minami-Hanyū

The station consists of three island platforms serving four Tobu tracks (numbered 1 to 4) and two Chichibu Line tracks (numbered 4 to 5).

Platforms[edit]

1/2  Tobu Isesaki Line for Kuki, Kasukabe, Kita-Senju, and Asakusa
3/4  Tobu Isesaki Line for Tatebayashi and Ōta
4/5  Chichibu Main Line for Gyōdashi, Kumagaya, Yorii, Chichibu, and Mitsumineguchi

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Tobu Isesaki Line
Kazo   Limited Express Ryōmō   Tatebayashi
Minami-Hanyū   Section express   Kawamata
Minami-Hanyū   Section semi express   Kawamata
Minami-Hanyū   Local   Kawamata
Chichibu Main Line
Terminus Chichibuji Gyōdashi
Terminus Local Nishi-Hanyū

History[edit]

A Chichibu Railway train at Hanyu Station in 1984

The Tobu station opened on 23 April 1903.[1] The Chichibu Railway station opened on 1 April 1921.[1]

From 17 March 2012, station numbering was introduced on all Tobu lines, with Hanyū Station becoming "TI-07".[2]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2011, the Tobu station was used by an average of 14,408 passengers daily, and the Chichibu Railway station was used by an average of 3,711 passengers daily.[1]

Surrounding area[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d Terada, Hirokazu (19 January 2013). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways] (in Japanese). Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 205, 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 22 October 2013. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 36°10′14″N 139°32′01″E / 36.17041667°N 139.5336333°E / 36.17041667; 139.5336333