Kita-Chigasaki Station

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Kita-Chigasaki Station
北茅ヶ崎駅
Kita-Chigasaki Station.JPG
Location
Prefecture Kanagawa
(See other stations in Kanagawa)
City Chigasaki
Neighborhood Chigasaki 3-1-1
Postal code 253 - 0041
Address in Japanese 神奈川県茅ヶ崎市茅ヶ崎三丁目3-1
History
Opened 1940
Former name Nitto Station
Present name since 1944
Rail services
Operator(s) JR East
Line(s) Sagami Line
Statistics 2,709 passengers/day 2008
There are no bus services at this station
Kita-Chigasaki Station in 2004

Kita-Chigasaki Station (北茅ヶ崎駅 Kita-Chigasaki-eki?) is a train station in the city of Chigasaki, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan. It is 1.3 rail kilometers from the terminal station of the Sagami Line, Chigasaki.

History[edit]

Kita-Chigasaki was opened on February 1, 1940 as Nitto Station (日東駅 Nitto-eki?) on the Sagami Railway. It assumed its present name on June 1, 1944, when the Sagami Railway was nationalized and merged with the Japan National Railways. Freight services were discontinued from November 1986. On April 1, 1987, with the dissolution and privatization of the Japan National Railways, the station came under the operation of JR East. Automated turnstiles using the Suica IC card system came into operation from November 2001. The station has been unmanned since June 2007.

Line[edit]

Kita-Chigasaki Station is served by the following line:

Station layout[edit]

The station consists of a single island platform connected to a small station building by an overpass.

Platforms

1 JR Sagami Line Trains in the direction of Hashimoto
2 JR Sagami Line Trains in the direction of Chigasaki

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Chigasaki   JR Sagami Line   Kagawa


External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°20′20.8″N 139°24′27.3″E / 35.339111°N 139.407583°E / 35.339111; 139.407583