Nishi-Hachiōji Station

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Nishi-Hachiōji Station

North entrance Nishi-Hachiōji Station, April 2014
Location2-21-1 Sennin-machi, Hachiōji-shi, Tokyo
Operated byJR logo (east).svg JR East
Platforms2 island platforms
Passengers31,397 (FY2014)

Nishi-Hachiōji Station (西八王子駅, Nishi-Hachiōji-eki) is a railway station in Hachiōji, Tokyo, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).


Nishi-Hachiōji Station is served by the Chūō Main Line with also Chūō Line (Rapid) limited stop services from Tokyo. The station is 49.8 kilometers from Tokyo Station.

Station layout[edit]

The station consists of two ground-level opposed side platforms serving two tracks with the platforms connected by the elevated station building, which is located above and perpendicular to the tracks. The station has a "Midori no Madoguchi" staffed ticket office.


1 JC Chūō Main Line for Hachiōji, Takao, Ōtsuki, Kōfu
2 JC Chūō Main Line for Tachikawa, Mitaka, Shinjuku, Tokyo

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Chuo Main Line JC23
Hachiōji JC22 Local Takao JC24
Chuo Line (Rapid) JC23
Chūō Liner: Does not stop at this station
Commuter Special Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Hachiōji JC22   Chuo Special Rapid   Takao JC24
Hachiōji JC22   Commuter Rapid   Takao JC24
Hachiōji JC22   Rapid   Takao JC24
Hachiōji JC22   Local[Note 1]   Takao JC24
  1. ^ Early morning and late night only


Nishi-Hachiōji Station opened on 1 April 1939. With the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR East. The original station building was destroyed in an air raid on 2 August 1945.

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2014, the station was used by an average of 31,397 passengers daily (boarding passengers only), making it the 44th-busiest station operated by JR East.[1]

Surrounding area[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ 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°39′24.4008″N 139°18′45.0324″E / 35.656778000°N 139.312509000°E / 35.656778000; 139.312509000