Kasahata Station

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Kasahata Station
笠幡駅
Kasahata Station Entrance 20120905.JPG
Kasahata Station entrance, September 2012
Location 3732 Kasahata, Kawagoe-shi, Saitama-ken
(埼玉県川越市笠幡3732)
Japan
Operated by JR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Kawagoe Line
Platforms 1 side platform
Connections
  • Bus stop
History
Opened 1940
Traffic
Passengers (FY2014) 2,997 daily

Kasahata Station (笠幡駅?, Kasahata-eki) is a railway station on the Kawagoe Line in Kawagoe, Saitama, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).[1]

Lines[edit]

Kasahata Station is served by the Kawagoe Line between Kawagoe and Komagawa, and is located 7.7 km from Kawagoe.[2] Services operate every 20 minutes during the daytime, with some services continuing to and from Hachiōji on the Hachikō Line.[3]

Station layout[edit]

View of the platform looking east, January 2009

The station has one side platform serving a single bidirectional track. The station building is adjacent to the south side of the track.[2]

Platforms[edit]

1  Kawagoe Line for Kawagoe, Komagawa, and Hachiōji

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Kawagoe Line
Musashi-Takahagi Local Matoba

History[edit]

The station opened on 22 July 1940.[1]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2014, the station was used by an average of 2,997 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[4]

The passenger figures for previous years are as shown below.

Fiscal year Daily average
2000 3,072[5]
2005 2,893[6]
2010 2,916[7]
2011 2,863[8]

Surrounding area[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b 各駅情報(笠幡駅) [Station Information: Kasahata Station] (in Japanese). East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 28 October 2012. 
  2. ^ a b Kawashima, Ryozo (February 2011). 日本の鉄道 中部ライン 全線・全駅・全配線 第11巻 埼玉南部・東京多摩北部 [Railways of Japan - Chubu Line - Lines/Stations/Track plans - Vol 11 Southern Saitama and Northern Tama Tokyo]. Japan: Kodansha. p. 29/44. ISBN 978-4-06-270071-9. 
  3. ^ JR Timetable, December 2010 issue
  4. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2012年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2012)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 22 January 2015. 
  5. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2000年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2000)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 9 September 2012. 
  6. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2005年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2005)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 28 October 2012. 
  7. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2010年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2010)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 9 September 2012. 
  8. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2011年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2011)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 9 September 2012. 
  9. ^ "Venue Plan". Tokyo 2020 Bid Committee. Archived from the original on 27 July 2013. Retrieved 11 September 2013. 
  10. ^ Kawagoe Nishi High School website Retrieved 11 September 2013. (Japanese)

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°54′27.2232″N 139°24′23.25″E / 35.907562000°N 139.4064583°E / 35.907562000; 139.4064583