Keisei-Takasago Station

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Keisei-Takasago Station

京成高砂駅
Keisei-Takasago-Sta-N.JPG
The north entrance to the station in June 2016
Location 5-28-1 Takasago, Katsushika-ku, Tokyo
Japan
Operated by
Line(s)
Distance 12.7 km from Keisei Ueno
Platforms 2 island platforms + 1 side platform
Tracks 5
Other information
Station code KS10
History
Opened 3 November 1912
Previous names
  • Magarikane (1912-1913)
  • Takasago (1913-1931)
Traffic
Passengers (FY2015) 98,982 daily[1]
Location
Keisei Takasago Station is located in Tokyo
Keisei Takasago Station
Keisei Takasago Station
Location within Tokyo

Keisei-Takasago Station (京成高砂駅 Keisei-Takasago-eki?) is a railway station in Katsushika, Tokyo, Japan, operated by the private railway operator Keisei Electric Railway and Hokuso Railway.

Lines[edit]

Keisei-Takasago Station is served by the following lines.

It lies 12.7 kilometres (7.9 mi) from the starting point of the Keisei Main Line at Keisei Ueno Station.[2]

Layout[edit]

There are two island platforms serving four tracks (Nos. 1–4) on the ground level and one elevated side platform (No. 5) for the Keisei Kanamachi Line.[3] The elevated Kanamachi Line platform opened on 5 July 2010.[4]

Platforms[edit]

1, 2 KSKeisei Main Line for Nippori, Keisei Ueno, and Oshiage
Subway TokyoAsakusa.pngToei Asakusa Line for Nihombashi and Nishi-magome
Number prefix Keikyū.PNGKeikyu Main Line for Haneda Airport (International Terminal and Domestic Terminal) and Misakiguchi
3, 4 KSKeisei Main Line for Keisei Funabashi, Keisei Chiba, Keisei Narita, and Narita Airport (Terminal 2·3 and Terminal 1)
HSHokusō Line for Shin-Kamagaya and Imba Nihon-idai
KSNarita Sky Access Line for Shin-Kamagaya, Imba Nihon-idai, and Narita Airport
5 KSKeisei Kanamachi Line for Shibamata and Keisei Kanamachi

Adjacent stations[edit]

Service
Keisei Main Line (KS10)
Skyliner: Does not stop at this station
Morningliner: Does not stop at this station
Eveningliner: Does not stop at this station
Aoto (KS09)   Access Express   Higashi-Matsudo (HS05)
(Narita Sky Access Line)
Aoto (KS09)   Limited Express (Green)   Keisei Yawata (KS16)
Aoto (KS09)   Limited Express (Red)   Keisei Yawata (KS16)
Aoto (KS09)   Commuter Express   Keisei Yawata (KS16)
Aoto (KS09)   Rapid   Keisei Koiwa (KS11)
Aoto (KS09)   Local   Keisei Koiwa (KS11)
Keisei Kanamachi Line (KS10)
Terminus   Local   Shibamata (KS50)
Hokuso Line (KS10)
Aoto (KS09)
(Keisei Main Line)
  Limited Express (Red)   Higashi-Matsudo (HS05)
Aoto (KS09)
(Keisei Main Line)
  Express   Shin-Shibamata (HS01)
Aoto (KS09)
(Keisei Main Line)
  Local   Shin-Shibamata (HS01)
Narita Sky Access Line (KS10)
Skyliner: Does not stop at this station
Aoto (KS09)
(Keisei Main Line)
  Access Express   Higashi-Matsudo (HS05)

History[edit]

The station opened on 3 November 1912 as Magarikane Station (曲金駅?).[2] It was renamed Takasago Station (高砂駅?) on 26 June 1913, and became Keisei-Takasago from 18 November 1931.[2]

The Hokuso Railway opened on 31 March 1991, and the Narita Sky Access Line opened in 2010.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "駅別乗降人員". Retrieved 11 March 2017. 
  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] (in Japanese). Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 210. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4. 
  3. ^ Keisei Electric Railway (17 July 2010). "Keisei-Takasago" (PDF). Retrieved 18 July 2010. 
  4. ^ Keisei Electric Railway (17 July 2010). "7月5日(月)始発より京成高砂駅金町線専用ホーム使用開始" (PDF). Retrieved 18 July 2010. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°45′03″N 139°52′01″E / 35.750966°N 139.866927°E / 35.750966; 139.866927