Shim-Matsudo Station

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Shim-Matsudo Station

新松戸駅
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Shim-Matsudo Station
Location Koya, Matsudo-shi, Chiba-ken 270-0017
Japan
Operated by JR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s)
Platforms 2 side, 1 island
History
Opened 1 April 1973
Traffic
Passengers (FY2014) 36,911 daily
Location
 Shim-Matsudo Station is located in Japan
 Shim-Matsudo Station
JR JL-25 station number.png JR JM-15 station number.png
Shim-Matsudo Station
Location within Japan

Shim-Matsudo Station (新松戸駅 Shin-Matsudo-eki?) is a railway station located in Matsudo, Chiba, Japan, and operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East). The spelling "Shim-Matsudo" is used by JR on the station signage as the official romanization of the station name.

Lines[edit]

The station is served by the Jōban Line (Local) from Ayase Station in Tokyo, and by the orbital Musashino Line from Fuchūhommachi to Nishi-Funabashi and Tokyo. It is 57.5 kilometers from the western terminus of the Musashino Line at Fuchūhommachi.

Station layout[edit]

The station consists of an island platform serving two tracks (1 and 2) for Jōban Line local services. The Musashino Line tracks are at a right angle above the Joban Line tracks, and served by two opposed side platforms (3 and 4).

The station has a "Midori no Madoguchi" staffed ticket office.[1]

Platforms[edit]

Track diagram
1  Jōban Line for Kashiwa, Abiko, and Toride
2  Jōban Line for Matsudo, Kita-Senju, Otemachi, and Yoyogi-uehara
3  Musashino Line for Minami-Koshigaya, Minami-Urawa and Fuchūhommachi
4  Musashino Line for Nishi-Funabashi, Tokyo, and Kaihimmakuhari

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Jōban Line
Mabashi Local Kita-Kogane
Musashino Line
Minami-Nagareyama Local Shin-Yahashira

History[edit]

Shim-Matsudo Station opened on 1 April 1973 as a station on Japanese National Railways (JNR).[1] It was the terminal station for the Musashino Line until the line was extended to Nishi-Funabashi on 2 October 1978. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of JNR on 1 April 1987.

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2014, the station was used by an average of 36,911 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[2] The passenger figures for previous years are as shown below.

Fiscal year Daily average
2000 37,974[3]
2005 37,630[4]
2010 35,834[5]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b JR East station information. Retrieved on 17 March 2009. (Japanese)
  2. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2011年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2014)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 6 February 2016. 
  3. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2000年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2000)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 20 September 2012. 
  4. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2005年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2005)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 20 September 2012. 
  5. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2010年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2010)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 20 September 2012. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°49′31.62″N 139°55′16.24″E / 35.8254500°N 139.9211778°E / 35.8254500; 139.9211778