Himemiya Station

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Himemiya Station
姫宮駅
Himemiya Station west entrance 20121109.jpg
The west entrance in November 2012
Location 1-1-1 Kawabata, Miyashiro-machi, Minamisaitama-gun, Saitama-ken 345-0804
Japan
Operated by Tōbu Tetsudō Logo.svg Tobu Railway
Line(s) Tobu Skytree Line (TS) symbol.svg Tobu Skytree Line
Distance 38.4 km from Asakusa
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 2
Other information
Station code TS-29
Website railway.tobu.co.jp/guide/station/info/1508.html
History
Opened 1 September 1927
Traffic
Passengers (FY2014) 5,327 daily
Location
Himemiya Station is located in Japan
Himemiya Station
Himemiya Station
Location within Japan

Himemiya Station (姫宮駅 Himemiya-eki?) is a railway station on the Tobu Skytree Line in Miyashiro, Saitama, Japan, operated by the private railway operator Tobu Railway.

Line[edit]

Himemiya Station is served by the Tobu Skytree Line, and is located 38.4 km from the line's Tokyo terminus at Asakusa.[1]

Station layout[edit]

Track layout

Kita-Kasukabe

1
2

Tōbu-Dōbutsu-Kōen

The station has two opposed side platforms serving two tracks, with an elevated station building located above the tracks and platform.

Platforms[edit]

1  Tobu Skytree Line for Kasukabe, Shin-Koshigaya, Kita-Senju, and Asakusa
Subway TokyoHibiya.png Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line for Naka-Meguro
Subway TokyoHanzomon.png Tokyo Metro Hanzomon Line for Shibuya and Chūō-Rinkan
2  Tobu Skytree Line for Tōbu-Dōbutsu-Kōen, Kuki and Minami-Kurihashi

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Tobu Skytree Line (TS-29)
Limited Express Spacia: Does not stop at this station
Limited Express Ryōmō: Does not stop at this station
Limited Express Kirifuri: Does not stop at this station
Limited Express Shimotsuke: Does not stop at this station
Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Section Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Express: Does not stop at this station
Section Express: Does not stop at this station
Kita-Kasukabe (TS-28)   Semi-Express   Tōbu-Dōbutsu-Kōen (TS-30)
Kita-Kasukabe (TS-28)   Section Semi-Express   Tōbu-Dōbutsu-Kōen (TS-30)
Kita-Kasukabe (TS-28)   Local   Tōbu-Dōbutsu-Kōen (TS-30)

History[edit]

Himemiya Station opened on 1 September 1927.[1]

From 17 March 2012, station numbering was introduced on all Tobu lines, with Himemiya Station becoming "TS-29".[2]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2014, the station was used by an average of 5,327 passengers daily.[3]

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Miyashiro High School
  • Miyashiro Himemiya Post Office
  • Himemiya Shrine

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Terada, Hirokazu (19 January 2013). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 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 27 May 2012. 
  3. ^ 駅情報(乗降人員) [Station information: Passenger figures] (in Japanese). Japan: Tobu Railway. 2015. Retrieved 19 February 2016. 

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 36°00′15″N 139°44′20″E / 36.0043°N 139.7389°E / 36.0043; 139.7389