Nanasato Station

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Nanasato Station
七里駅
七里駅 正面.JPG
Nanasato Station entrance in January 2016
Location 603 Futtono, Minami-ku, Saitama-shi, Saitama-ken
Japan
Operated by Tōbu Tetsudō Logo.svg Tobu Railway
Line(s) Tobu Noda Line (TD) symbol.svg Tobu Urban Park Line
Distance 5.6 km from Ōmiya
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 2
Other information
Station code TD-05
Website railway.tobu.co.jp/guide/station/info/6106.html
History
Opened 17 November 1929 (1929-11-17)
Traffic
Passengers (FY2014) 20,399 daily
Location
Nanasato Station is located in Japan
Nanasato Station
Nanasato Station
Location within Japan

Nanasato Station (七里駅 Nanasato-eki?) is a railway station on the Tobu Urban Park Line in Minuma-ku, Saitama, Saitama Prefecture, Japan, operated by the private railway operator Tobu Railway.

Lines[edit]

Nanasato Station is served by the 62.7 km Tobu Urban Park Line from Ōmiya in Saitama Prefecture to Funabashi in Chiba Prefecture, and lies 5.6 km from the western terminus of the line at Ōmiya.[1]

Station layout[edit]

This station consists of two opposed side platforms serving two tracks, connected to the station building by a footbridge.

Platforms[edit]

1  Tobu Urban Park Line for Ōmiya
2  Tobu Urban Park Line for Iwatsuki, Kasukabe, and Kashiwa

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Tobu Urban Park Line
Express: Does not stop at this station
Ōwada   Local   Iwatsuki

History[edit]

Nanasato Station opened on 17 November 1929.[1]

From 17 March 2012, station numbering was introduced on all Tobu lines, with Nanasato Station becoming "TD-05".[2]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2014, the station was used by an average of 20,399 passengers daily.[3]

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Saitama City Minuma Ward Office

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b 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. 224. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4. 
  2. ^ 「東武スカイツリーライン」誕生! あわせて駅ナンバリングを導入し、よりわかりやすくご案内します [Tobu Sky Tree Line created! Station numbering to be introduced at same time] (pdf). Tobu News (in Japanese). Tobu Railway. 9 February 2012. Retrieved 20 February 2014. 
  3. ^ 駅情報(乗降人員) - Tobu Railway official home page (Japanese)

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°56′12″N 139°39′58″E / 35.9367°N 139.6661°E / 35.9367; 139.6661