Kawaguchiko Station

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Kawaguchiko Station
河口湖駅
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Kawaguchiko Station with Mount Fuji behind, July 2010
Location 3641 Funatsu, Fujikawaguchiko, Minamitsuru, Yamanashi
(山梨県南都留郡富士河口湖町船津3641)
Japan
Operated by Fuji Kyuko
Line(s) Fujikyuko Line
Connections
  • Bus terminal
Other information
Station code FJ18
History
Opened 1950
Traffic
Passengers (FY1998) 1,426 daily

Kawaguchiko Station (河口湖駅, Kawaguchiko-eki) is a railway station on the Fujikyuko Line in Fujikawaguchiko, Yamanashi, Japan, operated by Fuji Kyuko (Fujikyu).[1] It is located at an altitude of 857 metres (2,812 ft).[1]

Lines[edit]

Kawaguchiko Station forms the terminus of the 26.6 km (16.5 mi) privately operated Fujikyuko Line from Ōtsuki.[2]

Station layout[edit]

View of the platforms, July 2010

The station is staffed and consists of two island platforms serving three tracks, numbered 1 to 3. Passengers access the platforms via a level crossing.[1] It has waiting rooms and toilet facilities.[1]

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Fujikyuko Line
Fujikyu-Highland   Narita Expressa   Terminus
Fujikyu-Highland Fujisan Tokkyū Terminus
Fujikyu-Highland Fuji Tozan Densha Terminus
Fujikyu-Highland Local Terminus

^a Limited seasonal service only.[3]

History[edit]

Kawaguchiko Station opened on 24 August 1950.[2] A new station building was completed on 24 March 2006.[citation needed]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 1998, the station was used by an average of 1,426 passengers daily.[2]

Surrounding area[edit]

Bus services[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d 各駅のご案内 [Station information] (in Japanese). Japan: Fujikyuko. 15 October 2009. 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. 
  3. ^ http://www.eki-net.com/pc/jreast-shinkansen-reservation/english/wb/common/timetable/byline.html#lex
  4. ^ Fujikyuko Bus Fujitozan(in Japanese)
  5. ^ Mishima Kawaguchiko Liner (Fujikyu City Bus) (in Japanese)
  6. ^ a b c d Fujikyuko Bus website

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°29′54″N 138°46′07″E / 35.49833°N 138.76861°E / 35.49833; 138.76861