Higashi-Matsudo Station

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Higashi-Matsudo Station
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Higashi-Matsudo Station September 2012
Location Matsudo, Chiba
Operated by Hokuso railway logo.png Hokusō Railway
Keisei Logo.svg Keisei Electric Railway
JR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) HS Hokusō Line
KS Narita Sky Access Line
JM Musashino Line

Higashi-Matsudo Station (東松戸駅, Higashi-Matsudo-eki) is a railway station in Matsudo, Chiba, Japan, operated by the Hokusō Railway, Keisei Electric Railway, and East Japan Railway Company (JR East).


Higashi-Matsudo Station is served by the orbital JR East Musashino Line, which runs between Fuchūhommachi and Tokyo, and by the third-sector Hokusō Line between Keisei-Takasago and Inba-Nihon-Idai. It is also a stop on the Keisei Narita Sky Access linking downtown Tokyo with Narita Airport.

The station is located 64.0 kilometers from Fuchūhommachi Station on the Musashino Line, and 7.5 kilometers from Keisei-Takasago Station on the Hokusō and Keisei lines.

Station layout[edit]

Hokusō and Keisei[edit]

Higashi-Matsudo Station

Hokuso Railway
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Hokusō station forecourt, March 2006
Location 2-158 Higashi-Matsudo, Matsudo, Chiba
Operated by Hokuso railway logo.png Hokusō Railway
Keisei Logo.svg Keisei Railway
Other information
Station code HS05
Opened 1991
Passengers (2013) 23,853 daily

The Hokusō station consists of two elevated island platforms serving four tracks, with the station building located underneath.

Hokusō and Narita Sky Access Line platforms[edit]

1/2  Hokusō Line for Keisei-Takasago, Asakusa, Shinagawa, and Haneda Airport
 Narita Sky Access Line for Keisei-Takasago, Keisei Ueno, Asakusa, Shinagawa, and Haneda Airport
3/4  Hokusō Line for Chiba New Town Chūō and Imba Nihon-Idai
 Narita Sky Access Line for Narita Airport

JR East[edit]

Higashi-Matsudo Station

JR East (Musashino line)
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Musashino Line platforms, October 2015
Location 1-143 Higashi-Matsudo, Matsudo, Chiba
Operated by JR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) JM Musashino Line
Other information
Station code JM13
Opened 1998
Passengers (2014) 18,018 daily

The JR East station consists of two opposed side platforms serving two tracks.

JR East platforms[edit]

1  Musashino Line for Shim-Matsudo, Minami-Koshigaya, Musashi-Urawa, Nishi-Kokubunji, and Fuchūhommachi
2  Musashino Line for Nishi-Funabashi, Tokyo, and Kaihimmakuhari

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Musashino Line JM13
Shin-Yahashira JM14 Local Ichikawaōno JM12
Hokusō Line HS05
Keisei Takasago KS10   Limited Express   Shin-Kamagaya HS08
Yagiri HS02   Express   Shin-Kamagaya HS08
Akiyama HS04   Local   Matsuhidai HS06
Narita Sky Access Line HS05
Skyliner: Does not stop at this station
Keisei Takasago KS10   Access Express   Shin-Kamagaya HS08


The station opened on the Hokusō Line on 31 March 1991.[1]

The JR East station opened on 14 March 1998.[2]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2014, the JR East station was used by an average of 18,018 passengers daily.[3]

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Yahashira Cemetery
  • Chiba Matsudo Minami High School
  • Matsudo High School


  1. ^ Terada, Hirokazu (July 2002). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 195. ISBN 4-87366-874-3. 
  2. ^ 各駅情報(東松戸駅) [Higashi-Matsudo Station information] (in Japanese). East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 2 November 2011. 
  3. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 [Station passenger figures] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 2 February 2016. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°46′14.2176″N 139°56′37.72″E / 35.770616000°N 139.9438111°E / 35.770616000; 139.9438111