Omaeda Station

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Omaeda Station
Omaeda Station 20121102 (1).JPG
Omaeda Station, November 2012
Location 1680-1 Omaeda, Fukaya, Saitama
Operated by Chichibu Railway
Line(s) Chichibu Main Line
Opened 1901
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.


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.


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


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]


  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. 

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