Kameari Station

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Kameari Station
亀有駅
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The north entrance in January 2017
Location 3 Kameari, Katsushika-ku, Tokyo
Japan
Operated by JR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Joban Line
Platforms 1 island
Tracks 4
History
Opened 17 May 1897
Traffic
Passengers (FY2015) 41,058 daily
Location
Kameari Station is located in Japan
Kameari Station
Kameari Station
Location within Japan

Kameari Station (亀有駅 Kameari-eki?) is a railway station on the Joban Line in Katsushika, Tokyo, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

The station is served by the Joban Line.

Station layout[edit]

The station has an island platform with two tracks for local services. Tracks for non-stop (rapid) trains run parallel to the local tracks but are not served by platforms at this station.

Platforms[edit]

1  Joban Line (Local) for Matsudo, Kashiwa, Abiko, and Toride
2  Joban Line (Local) for Ayase
Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line for Kita-senju, Nishi-Nippori and Yoyogi-Uehara

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Joban Line (Local)
Ayase   Local   Kanamachi

History[edit]

The station opened on 17 May 1897.

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2015, the station was used by an average of 41,058 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[1]

Surrounding area[edit]

The koban located at the north entrance of the train station is known as a model of a koban in Osamu Akimoto's long-running manga Kochira Katsushika-ku Kameari Kōen-mae Hashutsujo. The police cartoon stages in Kameari area where the train station is situated. As a tribute to the cartoon, two statues of the officer Kankichi Ryotsu, the main character of the series, were placed near north and south entrances of the train station in 2006.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2015年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2015)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2016. Retrieved 6 January 2017. 

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 35°46′00″N 139°50′52″E / 35.7666°N 139.8477°E / 35.7666; 139.8477