Kawaguchi-Motogō Station

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Kawaguchi-Motogō Station

Kawaguchi-Motogō Station No.2 entrance in November 2007
Location 1-2-15 Motogō, Kawaguchi-shi, Saitama-ken
Coordinates 35°48′01″N 139°43′49″E / 35.8004°N 139.7303°E / 35.8004; 139.7303Coordinates: 35°48′01″N 139°43′49″E / 35.8004°N 139.7303°E / 35.8004; 139.7303
Operated by Saitama Railway Logo.svg Saitama Railway Corporation
Line(s) Saitama Rapid Railway Line
Distance 2.4 km from Akabane-iwabuchi
Platforms 1 island platform
Tracks 2
Connections Bus stop
Other information
Station code      SR20
Website Official website
Opened 28 March 2001
Passengers (FY2011) 8,088 daily
Kawaguchi-Motogō Station is located in Japan
Kawaguchi-Motogō Station
Kawaguchi-Motogō Station
Location within Japan

Kawaguchi-Motogō Station (川口元郷駅?, Kawaguchi-Motogō-eki) is a railway station on the Saitama Rapid Railway Line in Kawaguchi, Saitama, Japan, operated by the third-sector railway operator Saitama Railway Corporation.


Kawaguchi-Motogō Station is served by the 14.6 km Saitama Rapid Railway Line, which extends from Akabane-iwabuchi in Kita, Tokyo to Urawa-Misono in Midori-ku, Saitama, and lies 2.4 km from the starting point of the line at Akabane-iwabuchi.[1] The majority of services on the line continue southward onto the Tokyo Metro Namboku Line to Meguro and on the Tokyu Meguro Line to Hiyoshi in Kanagawa Prefecture.

Station layout[edit]

The station has an underground island platform serving two tracks. The platforms are equipped with waist-height platform edge doors.


Kawaguchi-Motogō Station platforms in November 2007
1  Saitama Rapid Railway Line for Higashi-Kawaguchi and Urawa-Misono
2  Saitama Rapid Railway Line for Akabane-iwabuchi
Subway TokyoNamboku.png Tokyo Metro Namboku Line for Meguro
Tokyu MG line symbol.svg Tokyu Meguro Line for Hiyoshi

Facilities and accessibility[edit]

The station concourse and platforms have elevator access. Universal access toilets are available on the concourse level.

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Saitama Rapid Railway Line
Akabane-iwabuchi - Minami-Hatogaya


Kawaguchi-Motogō Station opened on 28 March 2001 with the opening of the Saitama Rapid Railway Line.[1]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2011, the station was used by an average of 8,088 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[1]

Surrounding area[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c Terada, Hirokazu (19 January 2013). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 216. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4. 

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