Shioiri Station (Kanagawa)

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Shioiri Station

汐入駅
Shioiristn.jpg
Entrance to Shioiri Station
Location Shioiri 2-41, Yokosuka-shi, Kanagawa-ken
Japan
Operated by Keikyu
Line(s) Keikyu Main Line
Distance 49.2 km from Shinagawa
Connections Bus stop
Other information
Station code KK58
History
Opened 1 April 1930
Previous names Yokosuka-Gunkō; Yokosuka-Shioiri (until 1987)
Traffic
Passengers (FY2008) 23,512 daily
Location
Shioiri Station is located in Kanagawa Prefecture
Shioiri Station
Shioiri Station
Location within Kanagawa Prefecture

Shioiri Station (汐入駅 Shioiri-eki?) is a railway station on the Keikyu Main Line in Yokosuka, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan, operated by the private railway operator Keikyu.

Lines[edit]

Shiori Station is served by the Keikyu Main Line, and lies 49.2 kilometers from the starting point of the Keikyu Main Line at Shinagawa Station, in Tokyo.

Station layout[edit]

1  Keikyū Main Line for Yokosuka-chūō, Keikyū Kurihama, Misakiguchi, Uraga
2  Keikyū Main Line for Yokohama, Haneda Airport, Shinagawa, Sengakuji, Oshiage

Shioiri Station is an elevated station with dual opposed side platforms serving two tracks. Most of the station is built on an embankment, and the platforms abut a tunnel towards the Yokosuka-chūō side.

Adjacent stations[edit]

Service
Keikyu Main Line
Keikyu Wing: Does not stop at this station
Morning Wing: Does not stop at this station
Limited Express (Kaitoku): Does not stop at this station
Oppama   Limited Express (Tokkyū)   Yokosuka-chūō
Hemi   Local   Yokosuka-chūō

History[edit]

Shioiri Station was opened on April 1, 1930, as Yokosuka Gunkō Station (横須賀軍港駅?) on the Shōnan Electric Railway, which merged with the Keihin Electric Railway on November 1, 1941. The station was renamed Yokosuka-Shioiri Station (横須賀汐留駅?) on October 1, 1940, and to its present name on September 1, 1961.[citation needed]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • Miura, Kazuo. Keikyū Kakuekiteisha to Kamakura Monogatari. Inban Publishing (1998). ISBN 4-8083-0624-7 (Japanese)

External links[edit]



Coordinates: 35°16′49″N 139°39′45″E / 35.2802°N 139.6626°E / 35.2802; 139.6626