Ninomiya Station

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JT13
Nimomiya Station

二宮駅
Ninomiya-Sta-South.jpg
South Exit of Ninomiya Station
LocationNinomiya 838, Ninomiya-machi, Naka-gun, Kanagawa-ken 259-0123
Japan
Coordinates35°17′56.23″N 139°15′27.73″E / 35.2989528°N 139.2577028°E / 35.2989528; 139.2577028Coordinates: 35°17′56.23″N 139°15′27.73″E / 35.2989528°N 139.2577028°E / 35.2989528; 139.2577028
Operated byJR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Tōkaidō Main Line
Distance73.1 km from Tokyo.
Platforms1 island platform
Connections
  • Bus terminal
Other information
StatusStaffed (Midori no Madoguchi)
Station codeJT13
WebsiteOfficial website
History
OpenedApril 15, 1902
Passengers
FY201913,165 daily
Services
Preceding station   JR East   Following station
JT14
toward Atami
Tōkaidō Line
Local
JT12
toward Tokyo
JT14
toward Odawara
Shōnan-Shinjuku Line
  Rapid (Tōkaidō & Takasaki Lines)
JT12
toward Maebashi
Location
Ninomiya Station is located in Kanagawa Prefecture
Ninomiya Station
Ninomiya Station
Location within Kanagawa Prefecture
Ninomiya Station is located in Japan
Ninomiya Station
Ninomiya Station
Ninomiya Station (Japan)

Ninomiya Station (二宮駅, Ninomiya-eki) is a passenger railway station located in the town of Ninomiya, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan, operated by the East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Ninomiya Station is served by the Tōkaidō Main Line, and is located 73.1 kilometers from the terminus of the line at Tokyo Station. Trains of the Shōnan-Shinjuku Line also make use of the station.

Station layout[edit]

The station consists of a single island platform with an elevated station building built over the tracks and platform. The station has a Midori no Madoguchi staffed ticket office.

Station layout[edit]

1 JT Tōkaidō Line for Kōzu, Odawara, Atami, Numazu
JT Itō Line for Itō
2 JT Tokaido Line
(Ueno-Tokyo Line)
for Hiratsuka, Yokohama, Tokyo, Ueno, Ōmiya
JU Utsunomiya Line for Utsunomiya and Kuroiso
JU Takasaki Line for Takasaki and Maebashi
JS Shōnan-Shinjuku Line for Yokohama, Shibuya, Shinjuku, Ikebukuro, Ōmiya, Takasaki and Maebashi (via JU Takasaki Line)

Station history[edit]

Ninomiya Station first opened on April 15, 1902, as a station for both freight and passenger service on the Tōkaidō Main Line. The initial station was destroyed on March 10, 1945, in an American air raid during World War II. Regularly scheduled freight services were discontinued in 1971, and parcel services by 1972. The current station building was completed in October 1982. With the dissolution and privatization of the JNR on April 1, 1987, the station came under the control of the East Japan Railway Company. Automated turnstiles using the Suica IC Card system came into operation from November 18, 2001.

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2019, the station was used by an average of 13,165 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[1]

The passenger figures (boarding passengers only) for previous years are as shown below.

Fiscal year daily average
2005 14,502[2]
2010 14,042[3]
2015 13,712[4]

Surrounding area[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • Yoshikawa, Fumio. Tokaido-sen 130-nen no ayumi. Grand-Prix Publishing (2002) ISBN 4-87687-234-1.(in Japanese)

External links[edit]

Media related to Ninomiya Station at Wikimedia Commons

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2019年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2019)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2020. Retrieved 11 August 2020.
  2. ^ 神奈川県県勢要覧(平成18年度) [Kanagawa Prefecture official statistics (fiscal 2005)] (PDF) (in Japanese). Japan: Kanagawa Metropolitan Government. Retrieved 26 March 2021.
  3. ^ 神奈川県県勢要覧(平成23年度) [Kanagawa Prefecture official statistics (fiscal 2010)] (PDF) (in Japanese). Japan: Kanagawa Prefecture. Retrieved 26 March 2021.
  4. ^ 神奈川県県勢要覧(平成28年度 [Kanagawa Prefecture official statistics (fiscal 2010)] (PDF) (in Japanese). Japan: Kanagawa Prefecture. Retrieved 26 March 2021.