Tabata Station ( is a railway station in 田端駅 Tabata-eki) Kita, Tokyo, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).
Tabata Station is served by the circular
Yamanote Line and Keihin-Tohoku Line.
Station layout [ edit ]
The station consists of two
island platforms serving four tracks, with the Yamanote Line tracks on the inside, and Keihin-Tōhoku Line tracks on the outside. There is a south and a north exit from the station.
Platforms [ edit ]
View of the platforms looking northward in 2015
platform edge doors were installed on the Yamanote Line platforms in January 2015, with operation commencing in February. 
Adjacent stations [ edit ]
History [ edit ]
Tabata Station opened on 1 April 1896.
With the  privatization of JNR on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR East. The station was rebuilt between 2005 and August 2008. 
Passenger statistics [ edit ]
In fiscal 2013, the station was used by an average of 45,116 passengers daily (boarding passengers only), making it the 98th busiest station on the JR East network.
The passenger figures for previous years are as shown below. 
Surrounding area [ edit ]
See also [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
^ [Platform edge doors installed at Yamanote Line Tabata Station]. 山手線田端駅に可動式ホーム柵が設置される Japan Railfan Magazine Online (in Japanese). Japan: Koyusha Co., Ltd. 21 January 2015 . Retrieved . 21 January 2015
^ a b Ishino, Tetsu, ed. (1998). 停車場変遷大辞典 国鉄・JR編 [ Station Transition Directory - JNR/JR]. II. Japan: JTB. p. 389. ISBN 4-533-02980-9.
^ a b [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2013)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2014 各駅の乗車人員 (2013年度) . Retrieved . 21 January 2015
^ [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2000)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2001 各駅の乗車人員 (2000年度) . Retrieved . 21 January 2015
^ [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2005)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2006 各駅の乗車人員 (2005年度) . Retrieved . 21 January 2015
^ [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2010)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2011 各駅の乗車人員 (2010年度) . Retrieved . 21 January 2015
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