Miurakaigan Station

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Miurakaigan Station

Photo of the station entrance
Miurakaigan Station in March 2012
Location 1497 Kamimiyada, Minamishitaura-machi, Miura-shi, Kanagawa-ken 238-0101
Operated by Keikyu
Line(s) Number prefix Keikyū.PNG Keikyu Kurihama Line
Distance 63.5 km from Shinagawa
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 2
Connections Bus stop
Other information
Station code KK71
Website www.keikyu.co.jp/train-info/kakueki/KK71.html
Opened 7 July 1966
Passengers (FY2011) 11,735 daily
Miurakaigan Station is located in Kanagawa Prefecture
Miurakaigan Station
Miurakaigan Station
Location within Kanagawa Prefecture

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.


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.[1]

Station layout[edit]

Miurakaigan Station has two elevated side platforms serving two tracks.


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

Adjacent stations[edit]

Keikyu Kurihama Line
Yokosuka-chūō (Keikyu Main Line)   Morning Wing (up)   Terminus
Tsukuihama   Keikyu Wing (down)   Misakiguchi
Tsukuihama   Limited Express (Kaitoku)   Misakiguchi
Tsukuihama   Limited Express (Tokkyū)   Misakiguchi


Miurakaigan Station opened on July 7, 1966, as the southern terminus of the Kurihama Line.[1] In April 1975, the Kurihama Line was extended one station beyond Miurakaigan to the present terminus at Misakiguchi Station.[1]

In October 2016, an experimental platform edge door system was installed for evaluation purposes on platform 1 for a period of approximately one year. The "Dokodemo Door" (どこでもドア) platform edge door system developed by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Transportation Equipment Engineering & Service is designed to handle trains with two, three or four doors per car, and the temporary installation is just one car length long.[2]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2011, the station was used by an average of 11,735 passengers daily.[1]

Surrounding area[edit]

See also[edit]


  • Miura, Kazuo. Keikyū Kakuekiteisha to Kamakura Monogatari. Inban Publishing (1998). ISBN 4-8083-0624-7 (in Japanese)[page needed]
  1. ^ a b c d Terada, Hirokazu (19 January 2013). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 234. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4.
  2. ^ 「どこでもドア」登場 扉数異なる列車に対応する新型ホームドア、京急が試験導入 [Keikyu installs experimental new "Dokodemo Door" platform edge door to handle trains with different door positions]. ITmedia News (in Japanese). Japan: ITmedia Inc. 24 October 2016. Archived from the original on 25 October 2016. Retrieved 25 October 2016.

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