Nikaidō Station

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Nikaidō Station
二階堂駅
Kintetsu Railway commuter rail station
The south entrance of Nikaidō Station
Location 147-2, Nikaidō kaminoshōchō, Tenri
Nara
  • Japan
  • (奈良県天理市二階堂上ノ庄町147-2)
Coordinates 34°36′08″N 135°47′44″E / 34.602103°N 135.795508°E / 34.602103; 135.795508Coordinates: 34°36′08″N 135°47′44″E / 34.602103°N 135.795508°E / 34.602103; 135.795508
Owned by KintetsuLogo.svg Kintetsu Railway
Operated by KintetsuLogo.svg Kintetsu Railway
Line(s)  H  Tenri Line
Distance 1.3 km (0.81 mi)
Platforms 1 island platforms
Tracks 2
Train operators KintetsuLogo.svg Kintetsu Railway
Connections None
Construction
Structure type At grade
Parking None
Bicycle facilities Bicycle facilities Available
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Station code  H33 
Website www.kintetsu.co.jp/station/station_info/en_station10006.html
History
Opened 7 February 1915 (1915-02-07)
Electrified 1922
Traffic
Passengers (2015) 3,532 daily
Services
Preceding station   KintetsuLogo.svg Kintetsu Railway   Following station
   H  Tenri Line  
Local
toward Tenri
Terminus
Express

Nikaidō Station (二階堂駅?, Nikaidō eki) is a railway station in Tenri, Nara, Japan, serving passengers traveling on Kintetsu (Kintesu Railway)'s Tenri Line. It is 1.3 km (0.81 mi) from Hirahata, while 3.2 km (2.0 mi) from Tenrii.

Lines[edit]

Platforms and tracks[edit]

1  Tenri Line—Local for Tenri
 Tenri Line—Express for Tenri
2  Tenri Line—Local for Kyōto, Shin-Tanabe Yamato-Saidaiji, and Hirahata
 Tenri Line—Express for Kyōto and Yamato-Saidaiji
Tenri line
Tenri
Senzai
Nikaido
Hirahata, Kashihara line to Yamato-Saidaiji

History[edit]

  • Feb. 7, 1915—Senzai Station was opened by the Tenri Light Railway.
  • 1921—Acquired by the Osaka Electric Tramway.
  • 1922—The rail gauge was widen into 1,435mm.
  • 1941—Owned by the Kansai Express Railway that merged with the Sangu Express Railway.
  • 1944—Owned by the Kintetsu Railway that merged with the Nankai Railway
  • Apr. 1, 2007—PiTaPa, a reusable contactless stored value smart card, has been available.

Surrounding[edit]

  • Nara Prefectural Nikaido Senior High School

External links[edit]