Kawaramachi Station (Kyoto)
|Location||Shijō-dōri Kawaramachi, Shimogyō, Kyoto, Kyoto
|Operated by||Hankyu Corporation|
|Line(s)||Kyoto Main Line|
Kawaramachi Station (河原町駅 Kawaramachi eki) is the terminal station of the Hankyu Kyoto Line of Hankyu Railway in Kyoto, Japan. The Kawaramachi and Shijo streets cross over the underground station. Gion-Shijo Station on the Keihan Main Line is located beyond the Kamo River.
The station has an island platform serving three tracks underground.
|1||■ Kyoto Line||for Katsura, Takatsuki-shi, Osaka (Umeda), Arashiyama, Kita-Senri, Tengachaya, Kobe, and Takarazuka|
|2||■ Kyoto Line||for Katsura, Takatsuki-shi, and Osaka (Umeda)
(One local train departs for Osaka (Umeda) every morning, and one local train for Nagaoka-Tenjin on weekdays)
sightseeing limited express trains for Osaka (Umeda)
|3||■ Kyoto Line||for Katsura, Takatsuki-shi, Osaka (Umeda), Arashiyama, Kita-Senri, Tengachaya, Kobe, and Takarazuka|
|Hankyu Kyoto Main Line|
|Karasuma||Commutation Limited Express||Terminus|
|Karasuma||Limited Express "Kyo-Train", "Ogura"||Terminus|
The station opened on June 17, 1963. Before the opening of Kawaramachi Station and Karasuma Station, the Hankyu Kyoto Line terminated at Ōmiya Station.
In fiscal 2012 (April 2012 to March 2013), approximately 13,454,000 passengers boarded from this station annually. For historical data, see the table below.
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- Kawaramachi Station from Hankyu Railway website (in Japanese)