Higashi-Urawa Station

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Higashi-Urawa Station

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Higashi-Urawa Station front, April 2007
Location 1 Higashi-Urawa, Midori-ku, Saitama-shi, Saitama-ken
Operated by JR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Musashino Line
Platforms 2 side platforms
Opened 1973
Passengers (FY2014) 27,383 daily

Higashi-Urawa Station (東浦和駅?, Higashi-Urawa-eki) is a railway station on the Musashino Line in Midori-ku, Saitama, Saitama Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).[1]


Higashi-Urawa Station is served by the Musashino Line between Fuchūhommachi and Nishi-Funabashi, with some trains continuing to Tokyo via the Keiyō Line. It is located 35.4 kilometers from Fuchūhommachi Station.

Station layout[edit]

Overview of the platforms, April 2007

The station consists of two ground-level side platforms serving two tracks, with a third, central track for use by freight services. The platforms are connected to the station building by a footbridge. The station has a Midori no Madoguchi ticket office.


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

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Musashino Line
Holiday Kaisoku Kamakura: Does not stop at this station
Minami-Urawa - Higashi-Kawaguchi


The station opened on 1 April 1973.[1]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2014, the station was used by an average of 27,383 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[2]

Surrounding area[edit]


  1. ^ a b 各駅情報(東浦和駅) [Higashi-Urawa Station information] (in Japanese). East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 2 November 2011. 
  2. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2014年度) [2014 Station passenger figures] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 2 February 2016. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°51′50.8392″N 139°42′16.83″E / 35.864122000°N 139.7046750°E / 35.864122000; 139.7046750