Irumashi Station

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Irumashi Station
入間市駅
Irumashi-Station-2006-03-12 1.jpg
Irumashi Station north exit in March 2006
Location 2-1 Kawaramachi, Iruma-shi, Saitama-ken
Japan
Operated by SeibuRailway mark.svg Seibu Railway
Line(s) SI Seibu Ikebukuro Line
Distance 36.8 km from Ikebukuro
Platforms 1 island + 1 side platform
Connections Bus terminal
Other information
Station code SI23
History
Opened 1915
Previous names Toyooka-machi (until 1967)
Traffic
Passengers (FY2014) 35,042 daily
Location
Irumashi Station is located in Japan
Irumashi Station
Irumashi Station
Location within Japan

Irumashi Station (入間市駅, Irumashi-eki?) is a railway station on the Seibu Ikebukuro Line in Iruma, Saitama, Japan, operated by the private railway operator Seibu Railway.

Lines[edit]

Irumashi Station is served by the Seibu Ikebukuro Line from Ikebukuro in Tokyo, with some services inter-running via the Tokyo Metro Yurakucho Line to Shin-Kiba and the Tokyo Metro Fukutoshin Line to Shibuya and onward via the Tokyu Toyoko Line and Minato Mirai Line to Motomachi-Chukagai. Located between Inariyama-kōen and Bushi, it is 36.8 km from the Ikebukuro terminus.[1]

Service pattern[edit]

All train services stop at this station.

Station layout[edit]

The station consists of a ground-level side platform and two island platforms, serving a total of four tracks.[2]

Platforms[edit]

The platforms in June 2005
1  Seibu Ikebukuro Line for Hannō and Seibu-Chichibu (Limited express services)
2/3  Seibu Ikebukuro Line for Hannō
4  Seibu Ikebukuro Line for Tokorozawa, Nerima, and Ikebukuro
Subway TokyoYurakucho.png Tokyo Metro Yurakucho Line for Shin-Kiba
Subway TokyoFukutoshin.png Tokyo Metro Fukutoshin Line for Shibuya
Tokyu Toyoko Line for Yokohama
Minatomirai Line for Motomachi-Chukagai
5  Seibu Ikebukuro Line for Tokorozawa and Ikebukuro (Limited express services

Platform 2 is not normally used.[2]

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Seibu Ikebukuro Line
Tokorozawa   Chichibu/Musashi limited express   Hannō
Tokorozawa   S-Train   Hannō
Kotesashi   Rapid express   Hannō
Inariyama-kōen   Express   Bushi
Inariyama-kōen   Commuter express   Bushi
Inariyama-kōen   Rapid   Bushi
Inariyama-kōen   Commuter semi express   Bushi
Inariyama-kōen   Semi express   Bushi
Inariyama-kōen   Local   Bushi

History[edit]

Toyooka-machi Station after the end of World War II

The station opened on 15 April 1915 as Toyooka-machi Station (豊岡町駅?).[1] It was renamed Irumashi on 1 April 1967.[1]

Station numbering was introduced on all Seibu Railway lines during fiscal 2012, with Irumashi Station becoming "SI23".[3]

Through-running to and from Yokohama and Motomachi-Chukagai via the Tokyu Toyoko Line and Minatomirai Line commenced on 16 March 2013.[4]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2014, the station was the 26th busiest on the Seibu network with an average of 35,042 passengers daily.[5] The passenger figures for previous years are as shown below.

Fiscal year Daily average
2000 35,092[1]
2009 36,331[6]
2010 35,706[7]
2011 34,580[8]
2012 35,241[9]
2013 35,881[9]

Surrounding area[edit]

The station forecourt on the north side in March 2006

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d Terada, Hirokazu (July 2002). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 201. ISBN 4-87366-874-3. 
  2. ^ a b Kawashima, Ryozo (February 2011). 日本の鉄道 中部ライン 全線・全駅・全配線 第11巻 埼玉南部・東京多摩北部 [Railways of Japan - Chubu Line - Lines/Stations/Track plans - Vol 11 Southern Saitama and Northern Tama Tokyo]. Japan: Kodansha. pp. 19–73. ISBN 978-4-06-270071-9. 
  3. ^ 西武線全駅で駅ナンバリングを導入します [Station numbering to be introduced at all Seibu stations] (pdf). News Release (in Japanese). Japan: Seibu Railway. 23 February 2012. Retrieved 22 February 2013. 
  4. ^ 東急東横線・メトロ副都心線相互直通、16日スタート [Tokyu Toyoko Line and Tokyo Metro Fukutoshin Line inter-running to start on 16 March]. Nikkei.com (in Japanese). Japan: Nikkei Inc. 15 March 2013. Retrieved 2 April 2013. 
  5. ^ 駅別乗降人員 2014年度 1日平均 [Average daily station usage figures (fiscal 2014)] (PDF) (in Japanese). Japan: Seibu Railway. Archived from the original (PDF) on 8 March 2016. Retrieved 6 February 2016. 
  6. ^ 駅別乗降人員 2010(平成22)年度 1日平均 [Average daily station usage figures (fiscal 2010)] (PDF) (in Japanese). Japan: Seibu Railway. Archived from the original (PDF) on 26 June 2011. Retrieved 22 February 2013. 
  7. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2010年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2010)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Archived from the original on 6 October 2014. Retrieved 22 February 2013. 
  8. ^ 駅別乗降人員 2011(平成23)年度 1日平均 [Average daily station usage figures (fiscal 2011)] (PDF) (in Japanese). Japan: Seibu Railway. Archived from the original (PDF) on 1 November 2012. Retrieved 22 February 2013. 
  9. ^ a b 駅別乗降人員 2013(平成25)年度 1日平均 [Average daily station usage figures (fiscal 2013)] (PDF) (in Japanese). Japan: Seibu Railway. Archived from the original (PDF) on 14 July 2014. Retrieved 22 June 2014. 

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Coordinates: 35°50′35″N 139°23′25″E / 35.8431°N 139.3902°E / 35.8431; 139.3902