Kōwa Station

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Kōwa Station
河和駅
Nagoya Railroad - Kowa Station - 01.JPG
Station building
Location Kōwa, Mihama, Chita, Aichi
(愛知県知多郡美浜町大字河和字北田面5番地1 [1]
Japan
Operated by Meitetsu
Line(s) Meitetsu Kōwa Line
History
Opened 1935
Traffic
Passengers (2006) 882,466 [2]

Kōwa Station (河和駅 Kōwa-eki?) is a railway station operated by Meitetsu's Kōwa Line located in Mihama, Chita District, Aichi Prefecture, Japan. It is a terminus of the line, and is located 28.8 rail kilometers from the opposing terminus at Ōtagawa Station.

History[edit]

Kōwa Station was opened on August 1, 1935 as a station on the Chita Railway. The Chita Railway became part of the Meitetsu system on February 1, 1943. A new station building was completed in March 1979. In 2006, the Tranpass system of magnetic fare cards with automatic turnstiles was implemented.

Lines[edit]

Layout[edit]

Kōwa Station has a bay platform with two platforms serving four tracks.

Platforms[edit]

1  Meitetsu Kōwa Line For Fuki, Ōtagawa, and Meitetsu Nagoya
2  Meitetsu Kōwa Line For Fuki, Ōtagawa, and Meitetsu Nagoya
3  Meitetsu Kōwa Line For Fuki, Ōtagawa, and Meitetsu Nagoya
4  Meitetsu Kōwa Line For Fuki, Ōtagawa, and Meitetsu Nagoya
Track diagram of Kōwaguchi and Kōwa Station

Adjacent stations[edit]

Service
Meitetsu Kōwa Line
Kōwaguchi   Limited Express   Terminus
Kōwaguchi   Rapid Express   Terminus
Kōwaguchi   Express   Terminus
Kōwaguchi   Semi Express   Terminus
Kōwaguchi   Local   Terminus

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 河和駅 [Kōwa] (in Japanese). Nagoya Railroad. Retrieved 27 February 2015. 
  2. ^ 第10章 運輸・通信 (平成20年度刊愛知県統計年鑑) [Statistics of Aichi in Year 20 of the Heisei Era] (in Japanese). Aichi Prefecture. Retrieved 30 November 2010. 

Coordinates: 34°46′40″N 136°54′45″E / 34.7779°N 136.9124°E / 34.7779; 136.9124