Hirama Station

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Hirama Station
平間駅
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Hirama Station entrance in November 2011
Location Tajiri-chō, Nakahara-ku, Kawasaki-shi, Kanagawa-ken
Japan
Coordinates 35°33′38″N 139°40′16″E / 35.5606°N 139.6712°E / 35.5606; 139.6712Coordinates: 35°33′38″N 139°40′16″E / 35.5606°N 139.6712°E / 35.5606; 139.6712
Operated by JR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) JN Nambu Line
Distance 5.3 km from Kawasaki
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 2
Connections Bus stop
Other information
Station code JN05
Website Official website
History
Opened 9 March 1927
Traffic
Passengers (FY2015) 14,509 daily
Location
Hirama Station is located in Kanagawa Prefecture
Hirama Station
Hirama Station
Location within Kanagawa Prefecture
Hirama Station is located in Japan
Hirama Station
Hirama Station
Location within Kanagawa Prefecture

Hirama Station (平間駅, Hirama-eki) is a railway station on the Nambu Line in Nakahara-ku, Kawasaki, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Hirama Station is served by the Nambu Line from Kawasaki to Tachikawa, and lies 5.3 km from the southern terminus of the Nambu Line at Kawasaki.

Station layout[edit]

Hirama Station has two opposed side platforms serving two tracks, connected by a footbridge.

Platforms[edit]

1  Nambu Line for Kawasaki
2  Nambu Line for Musashi-Kosugi, Musashi-Mizonokuchi, Noborito, and Tachikawa

Facilities[edit]

  • Kiosk
  • Lavatory

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Nambu Line
Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Kashimada   Local   Mukaigawara

History[edit]

Hirama Station opened as a station on the Nambu Railway on March 9, 1927.[1] The Nambu Railway was nationalized on April 1, 1944, and the station came under the control of Japanese National Railways (JNR).[1] With the privatization of JNR on April 1, 1987, the station was absorbed into the JR East network.[1]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2015, the station was used by an average of 14,509 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[2]

Surrounding area[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • Harris, Ken and Clarke, Jackie. Jane's World Railways 2008-2009. Jane's Information Group (2008). ISBN 0-7106-2861-7
  1. ^ a b c Ishino, Tetsu, ed. (1998). 停車場変遷大辞典 国鉄・JR編 [Station Transition Directory - JNR/JR] (in Japanese). II. Japan: JTB. p. 65. ISBN 4-533-02980-9. 
  2. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2015年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2015)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2016. Retrieved 10 July 2017. 

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