Kakuōzan Station

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Kakuōzan Station
覚王山駅
Nagoya Kakuozan Station.jpg
Location Suemoritōri 1-7, Chikusa, Nagoya, Aichi
(名古屋市千種区末盛通一丁目7)
Japan
Operated by Transportation Bureau City of Nagoya
Line(s) Higashiyama Line
Connections
  • Bus stop
Other information
Station code H15
History
Opened 1963
Traffic
Passengers (2009) 8,838 daily

Kakuōzan Station (覚王山駅?, Kakuōzan-eki) is an underground metro station located in Chikusa-ku, Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture, Japan operated by the Nagoya Municipal Subway's Higashiyama Line.[1] It is located 13.2 rail kilometers from the terminus of the Higashiyama Line at Takabata Station.

History[edit]

Kakuōzan Station was opened on 1 April 1963.[2] The wicket gates were automated to use the Manaca smart card system from 11 February 2011.

This station serves part of the upper class district of Nagoya and is near Kakuōzan Nittai-ji Buddhist temple.

Lines[edit]

Layout[edit]

Kakuōzan Station has two underground opposed side platforms.

Platforms[edit]

1  Higashiyama Line For Higashiyama Kōen and Fujigaoka
2  Higashiyama Line For Sakae, Nagoya, and Takabata

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Nagoya Municipal Subway
Higashiyama Line
Ikeshita - Motoyama

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 覚王山 [Kakuōzan] (in Japanese). Transportation Bureau City of Nagoya. Retrieved 21 November 2010. 
  2. ^ 佐藤, 信之 (19 June 2004), "高度経済成長期の鉄道整備―昭和30~40年代", 地下鉄の歴史首都圏・中部・近畿圏 (in Japanese), グランプリ出版, p. 65, ISBN 4-87687-260-0 


Coordinates: 35°10′00″N 136°57′13″E / 35.1666°N 136.9535°E / 35.1666; 136.9535