Kusanagi Station (Shizuoka Railway)

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For the JR station, see Kusanagi Station (JR Central).
Kusanagi Station
草薙駅
Kusanagi Station (Shizuoka-Shimizu railway) April 13th 2008.JPG
Kusanagi Station, April 2008
Location Kusanagi 1-chōme, Shimizu, Shizuoka, Shizuoka
(静岡市清水区草薙)
Japan
Operated by Shizuoka Railway Company
Line(s) Shizuoka-Shimizu Line
History
Opened 1908
Traffic
Passengers (2006) 3749 daily

Kusanagi Station (草薙駅 Kusanagi-eki?) is a train station on the Shizuoka-Shimizu Railway which runs between Shin-Shizuoka in Aoi Ward and Shin-Shimizu in Shimizu Ward, all within the city of Shizuoka. Located in the busy suburb of Kusanagi, Kusanagi Station services several local schools and companies, including the University of Shizuoka. In 3 minutes one can walk from the station to transfer to the Tōkaidō Main Line via the line's own Kusanagi Station.

Station history[edit]

Kusanagi Station was established on December 9, 1908.

Lines[edit]

Layout[edit]

Kusanagi Station has two side platforms. The station building has automated ticket machines, and automated turnstiles, which accept the LuLuCa smart card ticketing system as well as the PiTaPa and ICOCA IC cards.

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Shizuoka Railway Company
Shizuoka-Shimizu Line
Kenritsu Bijutsukanmae - Mikadodai

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°00′05″N 138°26′34″E / 35.001453°N 138.442696°E / 35.001453; 138.442696