East entrance of Kitamoto Station
|Location||Kitamoto 1-12, Kitamoto-shi, Saitama-ken
|Operated by||JR East|
|Line(s)||■ Takasaki Line|
|Platforms||1 side platform, 2 island platform|
|Previous names||Kitamurajuku (to 1961)|
Kitamoto Station is served by the Takasaki Line, with through Shonan-Shinjuku Line and Ueno-Tokyo Line services to and from the Tokaido Line. It is 16.4 kilometers from the nominal starting point of the Takasaki Line at Ōmiya.
The station has one side platform and one island platform serving three tracks, connected by a footbridge, with an elevated station building located above the platforms. The station has a "Midori no Madoguchi" staffed ticket office.
|1, 2||■ Takasaki Line||for Ōmiya, Urawa, and Ueno
Ueno-Tokyo Line (Tokaido Line, Ito Line through service) for Tokyo, Yokohama, Atami, and Ito
|■ Shōnan-Shinjuku Line||for Ōmiya, Shinjuku, Yokohama, Ōfuna, and Hiratsuka|
|2, 3||■ Takasaki Line||for Kumagaya, Takasaki, and Maebashi|
|Takasaki Line/Ueno-Tokyo Line|
|Urban Rapid: Does not stop at this station|
The daily average usage for 2014 was 19,311 people.
Kitamoto Station was opened on 1 August 1928 as Kitamotojuku Station (北本宿駅? Kitamotojuku eki). It was renamed to its present name on 21 March 1961. The station became part of the JR East network after the privatization of the JNR on 1 April 1987.
- Kitammoto City Hall
- Kitamoto Post Office
- Japan National Route 17
- 各駅の乗車人員 (2014年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2014)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2015. Retrieved 5 October 2015.
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