Kanamachi Station

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For the Keisei Electric Railway station, see Keisei Kanamachi Station.
Kanamachi Station
The south entrance in May 2015
Location 6 Kanamachi, Katsushika-ku, Tokyo
Operated by JR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) JL Joban Line (Local)
Platforms 1 island platform
Connections Bus stop
Other information
Station code JL21
Opened 1897
Passengers (FY2010) 43,971 daily
Kanamachi Station is located in Japan
Kanamachi Station
Kanamachi Station
Location within Japan

Kanamachi Station (金町駅 Kanamachi-eki?) is a railway station on the Jōban Line in Katsushika, Tokyo, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).[1] The station is adjacent to Keisei Kanamachi Station operated by the Keisei Electric Railway.


Kanamachi Station is served by Jōban Line local services with through services to and from the Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line.

Station layout[edit]

The station consists of an island platform serving two tracks for local services. There are also two tracks for Rapid services and three for freight services.

The station has a Midori no Madoguchi ticket office and a View Plaza travel agency.[1]


1  Jōban Line (Local) for Matsudo, Kashiwa, Abiko, and Toride
2  Jōban Line (Local) for Ayase and through service via Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line to Kita-Senju, Nishi-Nippori and Yoyogi-Uehara

Adjacent stations[edit]

Jōban Line (Local) (JL21)
Kameari (JL20) Local Matsudo (JL22)


Kanamachi Station opened on 27 December 1897.[1]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2010, the station was used by an average of 43,971 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[2]

Surrounding area[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c 各駅情報(金町駅) [Station Information (Kanamachi Station)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 12 June 2012. 
  2. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2010年度) [FY2010 Station passenger figures] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 12 June 2012. 

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Coordinates: 35°46′11″N 139°52′13″E / 35.7697°N 139.8704°E / 35.7697; 139.8704