Shōnandai Station

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Shōnandai Station
湘南台駅
Shonandai-Sta-E.JPG
East side of the station, May 2012
Location 2-15 Shōnandai, Fujisawa, Kanagawa
(神奈川県 藤沢市湘南台2-15)
Japan
Operated by
Line(s)
Connections
  • Bus stop
History
Opened 1966
Sotetsu platforms
Yokohama subway platform

Shōnandai Station (湘南台駅 Shōnandai-eki?) is a railway station in Fujisawa, Kanagawa, Japan, jointly operated by Odakyu Electric Railway, Sagami Railway (Sōtetsu), and Yokohama City Transportation Bureau (subway service). It is 15.8 kilometers from the terminus of the Odakyū Enoshima Line at Sagami-Ōno Station and is a terminal station for both the Sagami Railway Izumino Line and the Yokohama Subway Blue Line.

The ticket wickets of the three lines converge on one wide underground concourse.

Lines[edit]

Station layout[edit]

The Odakyu Enoshima Line has two elevated opposed side platforms, connected to the station building by an underpass. The Sōtetsu and Yokohama Municipal Subway stations are both underground, and both have a single island platform.

Odakyu platforms[edit]

1  Enoshima Line Fujisawa, Katase-Enoshima
2  Enoshima Line Yamato, Sagami-Ōno, Machida, and Shinjuku

Sōtetsu platforms[edit]

1, 2  Izumino Line Futamatagawa, (Main Line) Yokohama

Yokohama Municipal Subway platforms[edit]

1, 2  Blue Line Totsuka, Kami-Ōoka, Yokohama, Shin-Yokohama, and Azamino

Adjacent stations[edit]

Service
Odakyū Enoshima Line
Yamato   Rapid Express   Fujisawa
Chōgo   Express   Fujisawa
Chōgo   Local   Mutsuai-Nichidaimae
Sagami Railway Izumino Line
Izumino   Limited Express   Terminus
Yumegaoka   Rapid   Terminus
Yumegaoka   Local   Terminus
Yokohama Municipal Subway Blue Line (B01)
Terminus   Rapid   Shimoiida (B02)
Terminus   Local   Shimoiida (B02)

History[edit]

Shōnandai Station was opened on November 7, 1966 as a station on the Odakyū Enoshima Line. The station was greatly expanded in 1999 with the addition of the Sagami Railway Izumino Line on March 10, and the Yokohama Subway Blue Line on August 29.

Surrounding area[edit]

Public facilities[edit]

  • Shonandai culture centre
  • Akibadai cultural gymnasium
  • Shonandai park
  • Engyo park
  • Fujisawa North police station
  • Fujisawa North fire station

References[edit]

  • Harris, Ken and Clarke, Jackie. Jane's World Railways 2008-2009. Jane's Information Group (2008). ISBN 0-7106-2861-7

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 35°23′46″N 139°28′00″E / 35.396185°N 139.466589°E / 35.396185; 139.466589