Kintetsu Yatomi Station

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Kintetsu Yatomi Station
近鉄弥富駅
Kintetsu-Yatomi stn.jpg
Kintetsu Yatomi Station
Location Uguiura-cho Nishimae Shinden 51, Yatomi, Aichi
(愛知県弥富市鯏浦町西前新田51)
Japan
Operated by Kintetsu Railway
Line(s) Nagoya Line
History
Opened 1938
Previous names Kankyu Yatomi; Sankyu Yatomi Station
Kankyu Yatomi Station
Kinki-Nippon Yatomi (until 1970)
Traffic
Passengers (2008) 12,124 daily

Kintetsu Yatomi Station (近鉄弥富駅?, Kintetsu-Yatomi-eki) is a railway station on the Kintetsu Nagoya Line located in Yatomi, Aichi Prefecture, Japan. It is located 16.1 kilometers from the terminus of the Nagoya Line at Kintetsu Nagoya.[1]

History[edit]

Kintetsu-Yatomi Station was opened on June 26, 1938 as Kankyu Yatomi Station (関急弥富駅?, Kankyu-Yatomi-eki) a station on the Kansai Kyuko Electric Railway, which was acquired by the Sangū Express Electric Railway on January 1, 1940. The station was renamed Sangu-Yatomi Station (参急弥富駅A?, Sangu-Yatomi-eki) at that time, but reverted to its original name on March 13, 1941. With the merger of Kansai-area railways into the Kintetsu group in 1944,[2] the station was again renamed on June 1, 1944 to Kinki-Nippon Yatomi Station (近畿日本弥富駅?, Kinki-Nippon Yatomi-eki). The name was shortened to the present name on March 1, 1970. With the new station building was completed in September 1994.

Line[edit]

Layout[edit]

Kintetsu Yatomi Station has two island platforms connected by an overpass. Entrances are located on the south and the north, on the Kuwana side.

Platforms[edit]

1, 2  Nagoya Line for Yokkaichi, Osaka, Kobe and Kashikojima
3, 4  Nagoya Line for Nagoya

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Kintetsu Nagoya Line
Sakogi   Local   Kintetsu Nagashima
Sakogi   Semi-Express   Kintetsu Nagashima
Kintetsu Kanie   Express   Kuwana

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Terada, Hirokazu (July 2002). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. ISBN 4-87366-874-3. 
  2. ^ [1] Kintetsu Company History


Coordinates: 35°6′49″N 136°43′39.5″E / 35.11361°N 136.727639°E / 35.11361; 136.727639