Nishi-Agano Station

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Nishi-Agano Station
Nishi-Agano station building, August 2009

Agano, Hannō, Saitama

Operated by SeibuRailway mark.svg Seibu Railway
Line(s) SI Seibu Chichibu Line
Platforms 1 island platform
Other information
Station code SI32
Opened 1969
Passengers (FY2014) 357 daily

Nishi-Agano (西吾野駅 Nishi-Agano-eki?) is a railway station on the Seibu Chichibu Line in Hannō, Saitama, Japan, operated by the private railway operator Seibu Railway.


Nishi-Agano Station is served by the Seibu Chichibu Line to Seibu-Chichibu and is 3.6 kilometers from the official starting point of the line at Agano.

Station layout[edit]

The station consists of one island platform serving two tracks, connected to the station building by a level crossing.

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Seibu Chichibu Line
Chichibu limited express: Does not stop at this station
Agano   Rapid express   Shōmaru
Agano   Local   Shōmaru


The station opened on 14 October 1969.[1]

Station numbering was introduced on all Seibu Railway lines during fiscal 2012, with Nishi-Agano Station becoming "SI32".[2]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2014, the station was the 89th busiest on the Seibu network with an average of 357 passengers daily.[3]

The passenger figures for previous years are as shown below.

Fiscal year Daily average
2009 489[4]
2010 421[4]
2011 398[5]
2012 409[6]
2013 374[6]

Surrounding area[edit]


  1. ^ Terada, Hirokazu (July 2002). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 2021. ISBN 4-87366-874-3. 
  2. ^ 西武線全駅で駅ナンバリングを導入します [Station numbering to be introduced at all Seibu stations] (pdf). News Release (in Japanese). Japan: Seibu Railway. 23 February 2012. Retrieved 22 February 2013. 
  3. ^ 駅別乗降人員 2014年度 1日平均 [Average daily station usage figures (fiscal 2014)] (PDF) (in Japanese). Japan: Seibu Railway. Retrieved 6 February 2016. 
  4. ^ a b 駅別乗降人員 2010(平成22)年度 1日平均 [Average daily station usage figures (fiscal 2010)] (PDF) (in Japanese). Japan: Seibu Railway. Retrieved 26 June 2014. 
  5. ^ 駅別乗降人員 2011(平成23)年度 1日平均 [Average daily station usage figures (fiscal 2011)] (PDF) (in Japanese). Japan: Seibu Railway. Retrieved 26 June 2014. 
  6. ^ a b 駅別乗降人員 2013(平成25)年度 1日平均 [Average daily station usage figures (fiscal 2013)] (PDF) (in Japanese). Japan: Seibu Railway. Retrieved 26 June 2014. 

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Coordinates: 35°55′35″N 139°12′08″E / 35.9263°N 139.2023°E / 35.9263; 139.2023