Kōzu Station (Kanagawa)

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Kōzu
国府津
Odawara Kozu Station 2008 march.jpg
The station building in March 2008
Location 4 Kōzu, Odawara, Kanagawa
(神奈川県小田原市国府津4丁目)
Japan
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Tokaido Main Line, Shōnan-Shinjuku Line, Gotemba Line
Distance 77.7 km from Tokyo
Connections Bus terminal
Other information
Website www.jreast.co.jp/estation/station/info.aspx?StationCd=665
History
Opened 1887
Traffic
Passengers (FY2012) 6,289 daily
Location
Kōzu is located in Japan
Kōzu
Kōzu
Location within Japan

Kōzu Station (国府津駅 Kōzu-eki?) is a railway station in Odawara, Kanagawa, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East). It is served by both the Tokaido Main Line and Gotemba Line. The station is 77.7 km from Tokyo Station.

Lines[edit]

The station is served by following lines.

Station layout[edit]

Kōzu Station has one side platform and two island platforms serving five tracks, connected to the station building by an overpass. The station has a Midori no Madoguchi staffed ticket office.

Platforms[edit]

1,2  Tokaido Main Line for Odawara, Atami, and Numazu
Itō Line for Itō
3  Gotemba Line for Matsuda, Yamakita, Gotemba, and Numazu
4,5  Tokaido Main Line for Hiratsuka, Chigasaki, Fujisawa, Ōfuna, Yokohama, Shinagawa, and Tokyo
 Shonan-Shinjuku Line for Shibuya, Shinjuku, Ikebukuro, Ōmiya, Kumagaya, Takasaki, and Maebashi

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Tokaido Main Line
Hiratsuka   Commuter Rapid   Odawara
Hiratsuka   Rapid Acty   Odawara
Ninomiya   Local   Kamonomiya
Shonan-Shinjuku Line
Hiratsuka   Special Rapid   Odawara
Ninomiya   Rapid   Kamonomiya
Gotemba Line
Terminus   Local   Shimo-Soga

History[edit]

The station in 1909

Kōzu Station opened on July 11, 1887.[1] With the dissolution and privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on April 1, 1987, the station became a border station under the control of both JR East and JR Central.

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2012, the station was used by an average of 6,289 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[2] The passenger figures for previous years are as shown below.

Fiscal year Daily average
2000 6,998[3]
2005 6,464[4]
2010 6,441[5]
2011 6,364[6]
2012 6,289[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • Yoshikawa, Fumio. Tokaido-sen 130-nen no ayumi. Grand-Prix Publishing (2002) ISBN 4-87687-234-1. (Japanese)
  1. ^ 日本国有鉄道停車場一覧 [JNR Station Directory]. Japan: Japanese National Railways. 1985. p. 20. ISBN 4-533-00503-9. 
  2. ^ a b 各駅の乗車人員 (2012年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2012)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 21 October 2013. 
  3. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2000年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2000)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 21 October 2013. 
  4. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2005年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2005)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 21 October 2013. 
  5. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2010年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2010)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 21 October 2013. 
  6. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2011年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2011)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 21 October 2013. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°16′51″N 139°12′46.6″E / 35.28083°N 139.212944°E / 35.28083; 139.212944