Katakura Station

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Katakura Station
片倉駅
JREast-Yokohama-line-Katakura-station-platform.jpg
Katakura Station platforms in August 2008
Location 718 Katakura-machi, Hachiōji-shi, Tokyo
(東京都八王子市片倉町718)
Japan
Operated by JR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Yokohama Line
Distance 40.0 km from Higashi-Kanagawa
Platforms 2 side platforms
History
Opened 1957
Traffic
Passengers (FY2014) 5,142 daily
Location
Katakura Station is located in Japan
Katakura Station
Katakura Station
Location within Japan

Katakura Station (片倉駅 Katakura-eki?) is a railway station on the Yokohama Line in Hachiōji, Tokyo, Japan, operated by the East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Katakura Station is served by the Yokohama Line from Hachiōji to Higashi-Kanagawa, and is located 2.6 km from the northern terminus of the line at Hachiōji.[1]

Station layout[edit]

The station consists of two elevated opposed side platforms serving two tracks, with the station building located underneath. The station has a "Midori no Madoguchi" staffed ticket office.[2]

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Yokohama Line
Hachiōji-Minamino   Rapid   Hachiōji
Hachiōji-Minamino   Local   Hachiōji

History[edit]

The station opened on 28 December 1957.[1] A new station building with elevated tracks was completed in March 1988, coinciding with the doubling of the Yokohama line between Hachiōji and Aihara.[1]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2014, the station was used by an average of 5,142 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[3]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c 週刊JR全駅・全車両基地 No.03 [Weekly All Stations and All Depots No.3]. Japan: Asahi Shimbun Publications Inc. August 2012. p. 28. EAN 4910232440825. 
  2. ^ 各駅情報(片倉駅) [Station Information: Katakura Station] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 21 August 2012. 
  3. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2014年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2014)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2015. Retrieved 3 June 2016. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°38′22.9″N 139°20′29″E / 35.639694°N 139.34139°E / 35.639694; 139.34139