Minami-Ōtsuka Station

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Minami-Ōtsuka Station
Minami-ootsuka station south.jpg
Minami-Ōtsuka Station south exit, July 2008
Location 3-14 Minamidai, Kawagoe-shi, Saitama-ken
Operated by SeibuRailway mark.svg Seibu Railway
Line(s) SeibuShinjuku.svg Seibu Ikebukuro Line
Platforms 2 side platforms
Other information
Station code SS28
Opened 1897
Passengers (FY2013) 16,281 daily

Minami-Ōtsuka Station (南大塚駅?, Minami-Ōtsuka-eki) is a railway station on the Seibu Shinjuku Line in Kawagoe, Saitama, Japan, operated by the private railway operator Seibu Railway.[1]


Minami-Ōtsuka Station is served by the Seibu Shinjuku Line between Seibu Shinjuku Station in Tokyo and Hon-Kawagoe Station in Kawagoe, and is located 43.9 km from the Seibu Shinjuku terminus.[2]


The station consists of two side platforms serving two tracks.[1]


1  Seibu Shinjuku Line for Tokorozawa and Seibu Shinjuku
2  Seibu Shinjuku Line for Hon-Kawagoe

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Seibu Shinjuku Line
Koedo limited express: Does not stop at this station
Commuter express: Does not stop at this station
Shin-Sayama   Express   Hon-Kawagoe
Shin-Sayama   Semi express   Hon-Kawagoe
Shin-Sayama   Local   Hon-Kawagoe


The station opened on 14 November 1897.[2]

Station numbering was introduced on all Seibu Railway lines during fiscal 2012, with Minami-Ōtsuka Station becoming "SS28".[3]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2013, the station was the 58th busiest on the Seibu network with an average of 16,281 passengers daily.[4]

The passenger figures for previous years are as shown below.

Fiscal year Daily average
2009 15,787[5]
2010 15,487[5]
2011 15,415[6]
2012 15,842[4]
2013 16,281[4]

Surrounding area[edit]


  1. ^ a b 各駅のご案内: 南大塚駅 [Station Information: Minami-Ōtsuka Station] (in Japanese). Japan: Seibu Railway. Retrieved 13 July 2012. 
  2. ^ a b Terada, Hirokazu (July 2002). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 202. ISBN 4-87366-874-3. 
  3. ^ 西武線全駅で駅ナンバリングを導入します [Station numbering to be introduced at all Seibu stations] (pdf). News Release (in Japanese). Japan: Seibu Railway. 23 February 2012. Retrieved 2 April 2013. 
  4. ^ a b c 駅別乗降人員 2013(平成25)年度 1日平均 [Average daily station usage figures (fiscal 2013)] (PDF) (in Japanese). Japan: Seibu Railway. Retrieved 18 July 2014. 
  5. ^ a b 駅別乗降人員 2010(平成22)年度 1日平均 [Average daily station usage figures (fiscal 2010)] (PDF) (in Japanese). Japan: Seibu Railway. Retrieved 18 July 2014. 
  6. ^ 駅別乗降人員 2011(平成23)年度 1日平均 [Average daily station usage figures (fiscal 2011)] (PDF) (in Japanese). Japan: Seibu Railway. Retrieved 18 July 2014. 

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Coordinates: 35°53′23″N 139°27′14″E / 35.8897°N 139.4540°E / 35.8897; 139.4540