Matsugaya Station

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Matsugaya Station
松が谷駅
Tama-Monorail-Matsugaya-Station.jpg
Matsugaya Station
Location 40 Matsugaya, Hachiōji-shi, Tokyo
(東京都八王子市松が谷40)
Japan
Operated by Tama Toshi Monorail Logo.png Tokyo Tama Intercity Monorail
Line(s) Tama Toshi Monorail Line
Platforms 2 side platforms
Connections
  • Bus stop
Other information
Station code Tama Monorail Color 02.svg
History
Opened 2000
Traffic
Passengers (FY2013[1]) 1,260 daily

Matsugaya Station (松が谷駅?, Matsugaya-eki) is a station on the Tama Toshi Monorail Line in Hachiōji, Tokyo, Japan.

Lines[edit]

Matsugaya Station is a station on the Tama Toshi Monorail Line and is located 15.1 kilometers from the terminus of the line at Kamikitadai Station.

Station layout[edit]

Matsugaya Station is a raised station with two tracks and two opposed side platforms, with the station building located underneath. It is a standardized station building for this monorail line.Each platform is equipped with one elevator and one escalator which connect the platform level and the concourse level; the concourse is connected via a pedestrian deck to ground level (which, unusually for a raised station, is level with the concourse). The station is generally unattended and is monitored remotely via surveillance cameras.

Platforms[edit]

1  Tama Toshi Monorail Line Takahatafudo, Tachikawa-Kita, Tamagawa-Jōsui, Kamikitadai
2  Tama Toshi Monorail Line Tama-Center

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Tama Toshi Monorail Line
Ōtsuka-Teikyō-Daigaku   Local   Tama-Center

History[edit]

The station opened on January 10, 2000.

Surrounding area[edit]

The station serves the Kashima and Matsugaya areas of Tama New Town, running above Tokyo Metropolitan Route 156. There are few shops or municipal facilities nearby, only homes and apartment buildings; the station surroundings are therefore very quiet. Two parks and several schools are also nearby.

References[edit]

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°37′55″N 139°25′20″E / 35.631808°N 139.422114°E / 35.631808; 139.422114