Kunitachi Station

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Coordinates: 35°41′58″N 139°26′48″E / 35.6994946194°N 139.446544647°E / 35.6994946194; 139.446544647

JC18
Kunitachi Station

国立駅
Kunitachi Station north 20151010.JPG
The north entrance and station forecourt in October 2015
Location1-14-22 Kita, Kunitachi-shi, Tokyo
(東京都国立市北一丁目14-22)
Japan
Operated byJR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Chuo Line (Rapid)
Distance34.5 km from Tokyo
Platforms3
Tracks3
Other information
Websitehttp://www.jreast.co.jp/estation/station/info.aspx?StationCd=622
History
Opened1 April 1926 (1926-04-01)
Traffic
Passengers (FY2014)52518

Kunitachi Station (国立駅, Kunitachi-eki) is a railway station on the Chuo Main Line in Kunitachi, Tokyo, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Kunitachi Station is served by the Chuo Line (Rapid). It is 34.5 kilometers from the terminus of the line at Tokyo Station.

Station layout[edit]

The station has one elevated side platform (platform 1) and one island platform (platforms 2 and 3), serving a total of three tracks. The station has a Midori no Madoguchi staffed ticket office.

Platforms[edit]

1 JC Chuo Line (Rapid) for Tachikawa, Hachiōji, and Takao
2/3 JC Chuo Line (Rapid) for Mitaka, Shinjuku and Tokyo

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Chuo Line (Rapid) JC18
Chuo Liner: Does not stop at this station
Commuter Special Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Chuo Special Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Ome Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Commuter Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Shin-Kodaira JM32   Musashino Line Musashino   Tachikawa JC19
Nishi-Kokubunji JC17   Rapid   Tachikawa JC19
Nishi-Kokubunji JC17   Local[Note 1]   Tachikawa JC19
  1. ^ Early morning and late night only

History[edit]

The south side of the station in 2006 before rebuilding

Kunitachi Station opened on 1 April 1926.[1] With the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR East.

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2014, the station was used by 52,518 passengers (boarding passengers only).[2]

Surrounding area[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 日本国有鉄道停車場一覧 [JNR Station Directory]. Japan: Japanese National Railways. 1985. p. 52. ISBN 4-533-00503-9.
  2. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2014年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2014)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2015. Archived from the original on 6 May 2001. Retrieved 6 February 2016.

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