Nishi-Urawa Station

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Nishi-Urawa Station

西浦和駅
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Nishi-Urawa Station, September 2008
Location 5-10-20 Tajima, Sakura-ku, Saitama-shi, Saitama-ken
(さいたま市桜区田島5丁目10-20)
Japan
Operated by JR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Musashino Line
Platforms 1 island platform
Connections
  • Bus stop
History
Opened 1973
Traffic
Passengers (FY2014) 14,086 daily

Nishi-Urawa Station (西浦和駅 Nishi-Urawa-eki?) is a railway station on the Musashino Line in Sakura-ku, Saitama, Japan, operated by the East Japan Railway Company (JR East).[1]

Lines[edit]

Nishi-Urawa Station is served by the Musashino Line from Fuchūhommachi to Nishi-Funabashi and Tokyo. It is located 27.9 kilometers from Fuchūhommachi Station.

Station layout[edit]

Station track diagram

↑ to Musashi-Urawa
← to Tōhoku Main Line

1 2 3 4

↓ to Kita-Asaka

The station consists of an elevated island platform serving two tracks (2 and 3), with the station building located underneath. Additional tracks (1 and 4) outside the platforms tracks are used by freight trains and Musashino services to and from the Tōhoku Main Line.

Platforms[edit]

2  Musashino Line for Nishi-Kokubunji and Fuchūhommachi
3  Musashino Line for Musashi-Urawa, Shim-Matsudo, Nishi-Funabashi, Tokyo, and Kaihimmakuhari

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Musashino Line
Kita-Asaka Local Musashi-Urawa

History[edit]

The station opened on 1 April 1973.[1]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2014, the station was used by an average of 14,086 passengers daily.[2]

Surrounding area[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b 各駅情報(西浦和駅) [Nishi-Urawa Station information] (in Japanese). East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 27 January 2011. 
  2. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2014年度) [FY2014 Station passenger figures] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 2 February 2016. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°50′38″N 139°37′41″E / 35.8439°N 139.6280°E / 35.8439; 139.6280