Shōmaru Station

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Shōmaru Station
正丸駅
Seibu-railway-seibu-chichibu-line-Shomaru-station-building.jpg
Shōmaru station building, August 2009
Location

Hannō, Saitama

(埼玉県飯能市坂元1658)
Japan
Operated by SeibuRailway mark.svg Seibu Railway
Line(s) SI Seibu Chichibu Line
Platforms 1 island platform
Other information
Station code SI33
History
Opened 1969
Traffic
Passengers (FY2014) 249 daily

Shōmaru Station (正丸駅, Shōmaru-eki) is a railway station on the Seibu Chichibu Line in Hannō, Saitama, Japan, operated by the private railway operator Seibu Railway. In terms of daily passenger usage, it is the least used station operated by Seibu Railway.

Lines[edit]

Shōmaru Station is served by the Seibu Chichibu Line to Seibu-Chichibu and is 6.3 kilometers from the official starting point of the line at Agano.

Lines[edit]

Shōmaru Station is served by the Seibu Chichibu Line to Seibu-Chichibu.

Station layout[edit]

The station consists of one island platform serving two tracks, connected to the station building by an underground passage.

Adjacent stations[edit]

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

History[edit]

The station opened on 14 October 1969.[1]

Station numbering was introduced on all Seibu Railway lines during fiscal 2012, with Shōmaru Station becoming "SI33".[2]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2014, the station was the least used of the Seibu network's ninety-two stations with an average of 249 passengers daily.[3]

The passenger figures for previous years are as shown below.

Fiscal year Daily average
2009 319[4]
2010 304[4]
2011 292[5]
2012 287[6]
2013 287[6]

Surrounding area[edit]

References[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. 

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 35°56′19″N 139°10′54″E / 35.9385°N 139.1816°E / 35.9385; 139.1816