Musashi-Koganei Station

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Musashi-Koganei Station
武蔵小金井駅
Musasikoganei-Sta-N.JPG
Musashi-Koganei Station north exit, February 2016
Location 6-14-29 Hon-cho, Koganei-shi, Tokyo
東京都小金井市本町六丁目14-29
Japan
Operated by JR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Chūō Line (Rapid)
Platforms 2 island platforms
History
Opened 1926
Traffic
Passengers (FY2014) 59,386 daily
Elevated tracks in 2007, with elevation work half complete

Musahi-Koganei Station (武蔵小金井駅 Musashi-Koganei-eki?) is a railway station on the Chūō Main Line, in Koganei, Tokyo, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Musashi-Koganei Station is served by the Chūō Line (Rapid) Service. It is 29.1 kilometers from the nominal starting point of the line at Tokyo.

Station layout[edit]

The station has two elevated island platforms serving four tracks, with the station building located underneath. The station has a Midori no Madoguchi staffed ticket office.

Platforms[edit]

1, 2  Chūō Line (Rapid) for Tachikawa, Hachiōji and Takao
3, 4  Chūō Line (Rapid) for Shinjuku and Tokyo

Adjacent stations[edit]

Service
Higashi-Koganei   Chūō Line   Kokubunji

History[edit]

The station opened on 15 January 1926.[1] The station became part of the JR East network after the privatization of the JNR on April 1, 1987.

Statistics[edit]

The daily average usage for 2014 was 59,386 people[2]

Surrounding area[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kawashima, Ryozo (May 2010). 日本の鉄道 中部ライン 全線・全駅・全配線 第2巻 三鷹駅―八王子エリア [Railways of Japan - Chubu Line - Lines/Stations/Track plans - Vol 2 Mitaka Station - Hachioji Area]. Japan: Kodansha. p. 42. ISBN 978-4-06-270062-7. 
  2. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2014年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2014)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2015. Retrieved 5 October 2015. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°42′04″N 139°30′22″E / 35.701°N 139.506°E / 35.701; 139.506