Kozukue Station

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Kozukue Station
小机駅
JREast-Yokohama-line-Kozukue-station-south-entrance.jpg
Kozukue Station South Exit
Location Kozukue-chō 2534, Kōhoku, Yokohama, Kanagawa
(神奈川県 横浜市港北区小机町2534)
Japan
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Yokohama Line
Connections
  • Bus stop
History
Opened 1908
Traffic
Passengers (2008 [1]) 10,199 daily

Kozukue Station (小机駅 Kozukue-eki?) is a commuter railway station on the East Japan Railway Company's Yokohama Line located in Kōhoku Ward, Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan. It is 7.8 kilometers from the terminus of the Yokohama Line at Higashi-Kanagawa Station.

History[edit]

Kozukue Station was opened on September 23, 1908 as a station on the privately held Yokohama Railway Company. The line was acquired by the Japanese government in 1910, and merged into the Japanese Government Railways system (the predecessor to the JNR from October 1. 1917. The station building was destroyed in the 1923 Great Kantō earthquake and rebuilt in 1925. All freight operations were suspended from 1972. With the privatization of the JNR on April 1, 1987, the station came under the operational control of JR East. A new station building was completed in 1998.

Lines[edit]

Station layout[edit]

Kozukue Station has a single island platforms and a side platform serving three elevated tracks.

Platforms[edit]

1 Yokohama Line MachidaHashimotoHachiōji
2 Yokohama Line Shin-YokohamaHigashi-Kanagawa
MachidaHachiōji
3 Yokohama Line Shin-YokohamaHigashi-KanagawaYokohamaIsogo

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Yokohama Line
Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Shin-Yokohama Local Kamoi

Surrounding area[edit]

References[edit]

  • Harris, Ken and Clarke, Jackie. Jane's World Railways 2008–2009. Jane's Information Group (2008). ISBN 0-7106-2861-7
  1. ^ JR East statistics. Average number of incoming passengers in fiscal year 2008.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°30′30.8″N 139°36′0.2″E / 35.508556°N 139.600056°E / 35.508556; 139.600056