Kasugaichō Station

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Kasugaichō Station
春日居町駅
KasugaichoSt.jpg
Kasugaicho Station platforms
Location 392-5, Kasugai-cho Betsuden, Fuefuki, Yamanashi
(山梨県笛吹市春日居町別田393-5)
Japan
Coordinates 35°40′25″N 138°39′33″E / 35.673503°N 138.659053°E / 35.673503; 138.659053Coordinates: 35°40′25″N 138°39′33″E / 35.673503°N 138.659053°E / 35.673503; 138.659053
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Chūō Main Line
Connections
History
Opened 1954
Previous names Betsuden (until 1993)
Traffic
Passengers (2008) 505 daily

Kasugaichō Station (春日居町駅 Kasugaichō-eki?) is a railway station of Chūō Main Line, East Japan Railway Company (JR East), in Kasugai-Betsuden, in the city of Fuefuki, Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan. It is located 125.0 rail kilometers from Tokyo Station.

Layout[edit]

Kasugai Station has two opposed side platform connected by a level crossing.

Platforms[edit]

up Chūō Main Line for Ōtsuki, Hachiōji, Shinjuku and Tōkyō
down Chūō Main Line for Kōfu, Kobuchizawa, Kami-Suwa and Matsumoto

History[edit]

Kasugai Station opened on December 1, 1954 as Betsuden Station (別田駅?), a passenger station on the JNR (Japanese National Railways). The station has been unattended since October 1, 1970. With the dissolution and privatization of the JNR on April 1, 1987, the station came under the control of the East Japan Railway Company. The station was named to its present name on April 1, 1993. Automated turnstiles using the Suica IC Card system came into operation from October 16, 2004.

Adjacent stations[edit]

Service
JR East
Yamanashishi   Chūō Main Line   Isawa-onsen

References[edit]

  • Miyoshi Kozo. Chuo-sen Machi to eki Hyaku-niju nen. JT Publishing (2009) ISBN 453307698X (Japanese)
  • JR全線全駅ステーション倶楽部編(上) [Complete JR Line/Station Compendium (Vol. 1)] (in Japanese). Tokyo, Japan: Bunshun Bunko. September 1988. ISBN 4-16-748701-2. 

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