Omaeda Station

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Omaeda Station
小前田駅
Omaeda Station 20121102 (1).JPG
Omaeda Station, November 2012
Location 1680-1 Omaeda, Fukaya, Saitama
(深谷市小前田1680-1)
Japan
Operated by Chichibu Railway
Line(s) Chichibu Main Line
History
Opened 1901
Traffic
Passengers (FY2000) 1,332 daily

Omaeda Station (小前田駅 Omaeda-eki?) is a railway station on the Chichibu Railway in Fukaya, Saitama, Japan, operated by the Chichibu Railway.

Lines[edit]

Omaeda Station is served by the Chichibu Main Line from Hanyū to Mitsumineguchi, and is located 30.5 km from Hanyū.[1]

Station layout[edit]

View of the station from the east (Kumagaya) direction with platform 1 om the left, November 2011

The station is staffed and consists of one side platform and one island platform serving three tracks in total. Track 3 is a bidirectional freight loop not normally used by passenger services.[2] Access between the platforms is via a crossing at track level.

Platforms[edit]

1  Chichibu Main Line for Yorii, Chichibu, and Mitsumineguchi
2  Chichibu Main Line for Kumagaya and Hanyū

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Chichibu Main Line
Nagata Local Sakurazawa
Paleo Express: Does not stop at this station
Chichibuji: Does not stop at this station

History[edit]

Omaeda Station opened on 7 October 1901.[2]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2000, the station was used by an average of 1,332 passengers daily.[1]

Surrounding area[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Terada, Hirokazu (July 2002). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 192. ISBN 4-87366-874-3. 
  2. ^ a b Kawashima, Ryozo (January 2011). 日本の鉄道 中部ライン 全線・全駅・全配線 第10巻 上越・秩父エリア [Railways of Japan - Chubu Line - Lines/Stations/Track plans - Vol 10 Joetsu & Chichibu Area]. Japan: Kodansha. p. 34/84. ISBN 978-4-06-270070-2. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 36°07′44″N 139°13′21″E / 36.12889°N 139.22250°E / 36.12889; 139.22250