Kagawa Station (Kanagawa)

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Kagawa Station
香川駅
Kagawa Station platform.JPG
Location Kagawa 5-1-1, Chigasaki, Kanagawa
(神奈川県茅ヶ崎市香川五丁目1-1)
Japan
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Sagami Line
Connections
History
Opened 1921
Traffic
Passengers (2008) 4,754 daily
Kagawa Station building in 2004

Kagawa Station (香川駅 Kagawa-eki?) is a train station in the city of Chigasaki, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan. It is 3.4 rail kilometers from the terminal station of the Sagami Line, Chigasaki.

History[edit]

Kagawa Station was opened on September 28, 1921, as a station the Sagami Railway. On June 1, 1944, the Sagami Railway was nationalized and merged with the Japan National Railways. On April 1, 1987, with the dissolution and privatization of the Japan National Railways, the station came under the operation of JR East. Automated turnstiles using the Suica IC card system came into operation from November 2001. The station is manned.

Line[edit]

Kagawa Station is served by the following line:

Station layout[edit]

The station consists of a single side platform.

Adjacent stations[edit]

Service
Kita-Chigasaki   JR Sagami Line   Samukawa

Coordinates: 35°21′23.4″N 139°23′59.2″E / 35.356500°N 139.399778°E / 35.356500; 139.399778

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