Keikyū Zushi Line
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|Keikyu Zushi Line|
|Line length||5.9 km (3.7 mi)|
|Number of tracks||2|
|Track gauge||1,435 mm (4 ft 8 1⁄2 in)|
|Electrification||1,500 V DC, overhead catenary|
|Operating speed||100 km/h (60 mph)|
The Keikyu Zushi Line (京急逗子線 Keikyū Zushi-sen?) is a 5.9 km commuter railway line in Japan owned and operated by the private railway operator Keikyu. It connects Kanazawa-Hakkei in Kanazawa-ku, Yokohama with Shin-Zushi in Zushi, all in Kanagawa Prefecture.
Three service types operate on the Keikyu Zushi Line, as shown below. All services stop at all stations between Kanazawa-Hakkei and Shin-Zushi.
- (普通 Futsū?) Local
- In the early morning and late night, all-stations local trains shuttle between Kanazawa-Hakkei and Shin-Zushi. Other local trains run through to/from the Keikyu Main Line.
- (エアポート急行?) Airport Express
- (特急?) Limited Express
- There are only six limited express trains a day. Up trains go via the Keikyu Main Line, and all down trains start from Kanazawa-Bunko on the Keikyu Main Line, next to Kanazawa-Hakkei Station.
|K50||Kanazawa-Hakkei||金沢八景||0.0||Keikyu Main Line
Kanazawa Seaside Line
|K53||Shin-Zushi||新逗子||5.9||Yokosuka Line (Zushi Station)|
The line was opened in April 1930 by the Shonan Electric Railway (湘南電気鉄道?). Jimmuji Station opened on 1 April 1931. In 1941, the company merged with the Keihin Railway, which double-tracked the line by 1958.
Station numbering was introduced from 21 October 2010.
This article incorporates material from the corresponding article in the Japanese Wikipedia.
- 首都圏鉄道完全ガイド 主要私鉄編 [Tokyo Area Complete Railway Guide - Major Private Lines] (in Japanese). Japan: Futabasha. 22 July 2013. p. 112-117. ISBN 978-4-575-45387-4.
- Terada, Hirokazu (19 January 2013). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways] (in Japanese). Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 232-233. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4.