Keiō-hachiōji Station

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Keiō Hachiōji Station
京王八王子駅
Keio-Hachioji station central.jpg
Keiō Hachiōji Station and Keiō Hachiōji Shopping Center "K-8"
Location 3-27-1 Myojin-cho, Hachiōji-shi, Tokyo
(東京都八王子市明神町三丁目27番1)
Japan
Operated by KeioRailway logo.svg Keio Corporation
Line(s) Number prefix Keiō.PNG Keio Line
Platforms 1 island platform
Tracks 2
Other information
Station code KO34
History
Opened 1925
Previous names Higashi-Hachiōji Station (until 1963)
Traffic
Passengers (FY2014) 57,675
Location
Keiō Hachiōji Station is located in Japan
Keiō Hachiōji Station
Keiō Hachiōji Station
Location within Japan

Keiō Hachiōji Station (京王八王子駅 Keiō Hachiōji-eki?) is a railway station in Hachiōji, Tokyo, Japan, operated by the private railway operator Keio Corporation.[1] It is a five-minute walk from JR East's Hachiōji Station.

Lines[edit]

Keiō Hachiōji Station is a terminus of the Keio Line, and is located 37.9 kilometers from the opposing terminus of the line at Shinjuku Station.

Station layout[edit]


Keiō-hachiōji Station
Track Diagram
Kitano
2
1

This station consists of one underground dead-headed island platforms serving two tracks, with the station building located above.

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Keiō Line (KO34)
Kitano (KO33)   Special Express   Terminus
Kitano   Semi Special Express   Terminus
Kitano   Express   Terminus
Kitano   Semi Express   Terminus
Kitano   Local   Terminus

History[edit]

The station opened on 24 March 1925, originally named Higashi-Hachiōji Station (東八王子駅?).[2] The station was renamed on 11 December 1963 and moved 190 m closer to Tokyo.[2] The station was rebuilt as an underground station on 2 April 1989.[2]

From 22 February 2013, station numbering was introduced on Keio lines, with Keiō Hachiōji Station becoming "KO34".[3]

Surrounding area[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Keio Railway Map
  2. ^ 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. 228. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4. 
  3. ^ 京王線・井の頭線全駅で「駅ナンバリング」を導入します。 [Station numbering to be introduced on Keio Line and Inokashira Line] (pdf). News release (in Japanese). Keio Corporation. 18 January 2013. Retrieved 28 June 2013. 

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 35°39′28″N 139°20′35″E / 35.6578803°N 139.3431401°E / 35.6578803; 139.3431401