Miurakaigan Station

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Miurakaigan Station
三浦海岸駅
Keikyu Miurakaigan sta 001.jpg
Miurakaigan Station
Location 1497 Kamimiyada, Minamishimoura-chō, Miura, Kanagawa
(神奈川県三浦市南下浦町上宮田1497)
Japan
Operated by Keikyu
Line(s) Keikyu Kurihama Line
Connections
  • Bus stop
Other information
Station code KK71
History
Opened 1966
Traffic
Passengers (FY2008) 13,021 daily

Miurakaigan Station (三浦海岸駅 Miurakaigan-eki?) is a railway station on the Keikyu Kurihama Line in Miura, Kanagawa, Japan, operated by the private railway operator Keikyu.

Lines[edit]

Miurakaigan Station is served by the Keikyu Kurihama Line, and is located 11.2 km from the junction at Horinouchi Station, and 63.5 km from Shinagawa Station in Tokyo.

Station layout[edit]

View of the platforms, May 2008

Miurakaigan Station has two elevated side platforms serving two tracks.

Platforms[edit]

1  Keikyu Kurihama Line for Misakiguchi
3  Keikyū Kurihama Line for Yokosuka-Chūō, Yokohama, Shinagawa, Haneda Airport, and Oshiage

Adjacent stations[edit]

Service
Keikyu Kurihama Line
Yokosuka-Chūō (Keikyu Main Line)   Morning Wing (up)   Terminus
Tsukuihama   Keikyu Wing (down)   Misakiguchi
Tsukuihama   Limited Express   Misakiguchi
Tsukuihama   Limited Express   Misakiguchi

History[edit]

Miurakaigan Station opened on July 7, 1966 as the southern terminal station for the Kurihama Line. The platforms were lengthened in 1968 to handle 12-car trains.[citation needed] In 1975, the Kurihama Line was extended to its present terminus at Misakiguchi Station.

References[edit]

  • Miura, Kazuo. Keikyū Kakuekiteisha to Kamakura Monogatari. Inban Publishing (1998). ISBN 4-8083-0624-7 (Japanese)

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 35°11′17.08″N 139°39′12.20″E / 35.1880778°N 139.6533889°E / 35.1880778; 139.6533889