Kamatori Station

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Kamatori Station
鎌取駅
Kamatori-Station-south-exit.jpg
Kamatori Station South Exit
Location Kamatori-chō 787-3, Midori, Chiba, Chiba
(千葉県千葉市緑区鎌取町787-3)
Japan
Operated by JR East
Line(s)
Connections
  • Bus stop
History
Opened 1952
Traffic
Passengers (2009) 18,634 daily

Kamatori Station (鎌取駅?, Kamatori-eki) is a railway station operated by JR East's Sotobō Line located in Midori-ku, Chiba, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. It is 8.8 kilometers from the terminus of the Sotobō Line at Chiba Station.

History[edit]

Kamatori Station was opened on June 15, 1952 as a station on the Japan National Railways. A new station building was completed on March 23, 1986. The station became part of the JR East network upon the privatization of the Japan National Railways (JNR) on April 1, 1987.

Lines[edit]

Station layout[edit]

Kamatori Station has a single island platform by the Sotobō Line and the Tōgane Line. The station building is elevated and is built over the tracks and platforms.

Platform[edit]

1  Sotobō Line Ōami, Mobara, Katsuura, Awa-Kamogawa
1  Tōgane Line For Tōgane, Narutō
3  Sotobō Line For Soga, Chiba, Tokyo

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Sotobō Line
Limited Express: Does not stop at this station
Soga Rapid Honda
Soga Local Honda

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°33′46″N 140°10′43″E / 35.5627°N 140.1785°E / 35.5627; 140.1785