Higashi-fuchū Station

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Higashi-Fuchū Station
東府中駅
Higashi-fuchu station south 20111030.jpg
Higashi-Fuchū Station, South exit, October 2010
Location 1-8-3 Shimizugaoka, Fuchū-shi, Tokyo
(東京都府中市清水が丘一丁目8-3)
Japan
Operated by KeioRailway logo.svg Keio Corporation
Line(s)
Platforms 1 side platform + 1 island platform
Tracks 4
Other information
Station code KO23
History
Opened 1916
Previous names Rinji Keibajomae Station (to 1940)
Traffic
Passengers (FY2013) 20,169

Higashi-Fuchū Station (東府中駅 Higashi-Fuchū-ek?) is a railway station in Fuchū, Tokyo, Japan, operated by the private railway operator Keio Corporation.[1]

Lines[edit]

Higashi-Fuchū Station is served by the Keio Line and the Keiō Keibajō Line. It is located 20.4 km from the Keiō Line's Tokyo terminus at Shinjuku.,[2] and is a terminus of the Keiō Keibajō Line.

Station layout[edit]

This station consists of one island platform and one side platform serving four tracks, with an elevated station building located above.

Platforms[edit]

Tracks and platforms of Higashi-Fuchū Station, April 2007
1  Keiō Keibajō Line for Fuchū-Keiba-Seimon-mae (weekdays)
2  Keiō Line for Keiō Hachiōji, Keio Takao Line to Takaosanguchi, and Keio Dobutsuen Line to Tama-Dōbutsukōen
 Keiō Keibajō Line for Fuchō-Keiba-Seimon-mae (weekends)
3  Keiō Line for Keiō Hachiōji, Keio Takao Line to Takaosanguchi, and Keio Dobutsuen Line to Tama-Dōbutsukōen
4  Keiō Line for Chōfu, Meidaimae, Sasazuka, Shinjuku, and Toei Shinjuku Line

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Keiō Line
Special Express: Does not stop at this station
Semi Special Express: Does not stop at this station
Chōfu   Express   Fuchū
Chōfu
(Tobitakyū)
  Semi Express   Fuchū
Tama-Reien   Rapid   Fuchū
Tama-Reien   Local   Fuchū
Keiō Keibajō Line
Chōfu   Express   Fuchū-Keiba-Seimon-mae
Terminus   Local   Fuchū-Keiba-Seimon-mae

History[edit]

The station opened on 12 November 1935.[2] as Rinji Keibajomae Station (臨時競馬場前駅?). It was renamed to its present name on 26 October 1940.

Surrounding area[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Keio Railway Map
  2. ^ a b Terada, Hirokazu (July 2002). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 205. ISBN 4-87366-874-3. 

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 35°40′08″N 139°29′43″E / 35.6689°N 139.4953°E / 35.6689; 139.4953