Kami-Suwa Station

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Kami-Suwa Station
上諏訪駅
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Kami-Suwa Station forecourt in June 2016
Location 1 Suwa, Suwa-shi, Nagano-ken 392-0004
Japan
Operated by JR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Chuo Main Line
Other information
Website www.jreast.co.jp/estation/station/info.aspx?StationCd=492
History
Opened 25 November 1905
Traffic
Passengers (FY2014) 4,144 per day
Location
Kami-Suwa Station is located in Japan
Kami-Suwa Station
Kami-Suwa Station
Location within Japan

Kami-Suwa Station (上諏訪駅 Kami-Suwa-eki?) is a railway station on the Chuo Main Line in Suwa, Nagano, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Kami-Suwa Station is served by the Chuo Main Line with through trains to and from Shinjuku in Tokyo.

Station layout[edit]

The station has one side platform and one island platform serving three tracks. The station has a "Midori no Madoguchi" staffed ticket office and a View Plaza travel agency.

Platforms[edit]

1  Chuo Main Line for Kobuchizawa, Kōfu, and Shinjuku
2  Chuo Main Line for Shiojiri, Matsumoto, and Nagano
3  Chuo Main Line for Kobuchizawa, Kōfu, and Shinjuku
 Chuo Main Line for Shiojiri, Matsumoto, and Nagano

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Chuo Main Line
Chino - Shimo-Suwa

History[edit]

The station opened on 25 November 1905.[1] With the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR East.[1]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2014, the station was used by an average of 4,144 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[2] The passenger figures for previous years are as shown below.

Fiscal year Daily average
2000 4,742[3]
2005 4,598[4]
2010 4,320[5]
2014 4,144[2]

Surrounding area[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Ishino, Tetsu, ed. (1998). 停車場変遷大辞典 国鉄・JR編 [Station Transition Directory - JNR/JR]. II. Japan: JTB. p. 184. ISBN 4-533-02980-9. 
  2. ^ a b 各駅の乗車人員 (2014年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2014)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2015. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  3. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2000年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2000)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2001. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2005年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2005)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2006. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  5. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2010年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2010)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2011. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 36°02′47″N 138°06′59″E / 36.0465°N 138.1165°E / 36.0465; 138.1165