Kugayama Station

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Kugayama Station
久我山駅
Kugayama-Sta-N.JPG
North entrance, October 2008
Location Suginami, Tokyo
Japan
Operated by Keio Corporation
Line(s) Keio Inokashira Line
Connections
  • Bus stop
Other information
Station code IN14
History
Opened 1933
Traffic
Passengers (FY2011) 36,633 daily

Kugayama Station (久我山駅?, Kugayama-eki) is a railway station on the Keio Inokashira Line in Suginami, Tokyo, Japan, operated by the private railway operator Keio Corporation.

Lines[edit]

Kugayama Station is served by the 12.7 km Keio Inokashira Line from Shibuya in Tokyo to Kichijōji. Located between Fujimigaoka and Mitakadai, it is 10.2 km from the Shibuya terminus.[1]

Service pattern[edit]

Limited-stop "Express" and all-stations "Local" services stop at this station. During the daytime, there are eight "Express" and eight "Local" services per hour in either direction.

Station layout[edit]

South entrance, April 2011
The ticket barriers, April 2011

The station consists of a ground-level island platform serving two tracks. The station has an above-track station building, completed in 2005.[2] The station previously had a ground-level station building at the north exit, connected by an underground passageway.

Platforms[edit]

1  Keio Inokashira Line for Kichijōji
2  Keio Inokashira Line for Shimo-Kitazawa, Meidaimae, and Shibuya

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Keio Inokashira Line (IN14)
Eifukuchō (IN09)   Express   Kichijōji (IN17)
Fujimigaoka (IN13)   Local   Mitakadai (IN15)

History[edit]

The station opened on 1 August 1933.[1]

From 22 February 2013, station numbering was introduced on Keio lines, with Kugayama Station becoming "IN14".[3]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2011, the station was used by an average of 36,633 passengers daily.[4]

The passenger figures for previous years are as shown below.

Fiscal year Daily average
1999 35,779[1]
2010 36,850[4]
2011 36,633[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Terada, Hirokazu (July 2002). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 206. ISBN 4-87366-874-3. 
  2. ^ Kawashima, Ryozo (April 2010). 日本の鉄道 中部ライン 全線・全駅・全配線 第1巻 東京駅―三鷹エリア [Railways of Japan - Chubu Line - Lines/Stations/Track plans - Vol 1 Tokyo Station - Mitaka Area]. Japan: Kodansha. pp. 12, 55. ISBN 978-4-06-270061-0. 
  3. ^ 京王線・井の頭線全駅で「駅ナンバリング」を導入します。 [Station numbering to be introduced on Keio Line and Inokashira Line] (pdf). News release (in Japanese). Keio Corporation. 18 January 2013. Retrieved 25 March 2013. 
  4. ^ a b c 1日の駅別乗降人員 [Average daily station usage figures] (in Japanese). Japan: Keio Corporation. 2013. Retrieved 25 March 2013. 

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Coordinates: 35°41′17″N 139°35′56″E / 35.6880°N 139.5990°E / 35.6880; 139.5990