Kasei Station

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Kasei Station
禾生駅
Kasei-Sta-Platform.JPG
Kasei Station, June 2009
Location 524-3 Furukawado, Tsuru, Yamanashi
(山梨県都留市古川渡524-3)
Japan
Operated by Fuji Kyuko
Line(s) Fujikyuko Line
Other information
Station code FJ04
History
Opened 1929
Traffic
Passengers (FY1998) 737 daily

Kasei Station (禾生駅, Kasei-eki) is a railway station on the Fujikyuko Line in Tsuru, Yamanashi, Japan, operated by Fuji Kyuko (Fujikyu).[1]

Lines[edit]

Kasei Station is served by the 26.6 km (16.5 mi) privately operated Fujikyuko Line from Ōtsuki to Kawaguchiko, and lies 5.6 kilometres (3.5 mi) from the terminus of the line at Ōtsuki Station.[2]

Station layout[edit]

Station exterior, February 2006

The station is staffed and consists of two side platforms serving two tracks, with the station building located on the south (down) side. Passengers cross the tracks via an overpass.[1] It has toilet facilities.[1]

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Fujikyuko Line
Tanokura Local Akasaka
Fujisan Tokkyū: Does not stop at this station
Fuji Tozan Densha: Does not stop at this station

History[edit]

Kasei Station opened on 19 June 1929.[2]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 1998, the station was used by an average of 737 passengers daily.[2]

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Mount Takagawa
  • Kasei No. 1 Elementary School

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c 各駅のご案内 [Station information] (in Japanese). Japan: Fujikyuko. 3 January 2008. Retrieved 2 March 2012. 
  2. ^ a b c Terada, Hirokazu (July 2002). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 220. ISBN 4-87366-874-3. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°34′30″N 138°55′45″E / 35.57500°N 138.92917°E / 35.57500; 138.92917