Takanohara Station

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Takanohara Station
高の原駅
SunTownPLAZA Cosmos-kan (AEON MALL TAKANOHARA).JPG
Location 12-3, Suzaku 3-chome, Nara, Nara
(奈良県奈良市朱雀三丁目12-3)
Japan
Coordinates 34°43′25″N 135°47′31″E / 34.7237445°N 135.7918525°E / 34.7237445; 135.7918525Coordinates: 34°43′25″N 135°47′31″E / 34.7237445°N 135.7918525°E / 34.7237445; 135.7918525
Operated by Kintetsu Corporation
Line(s) Kyoto Line
Connections
  • Bus terminal
History
Opened 1972
Traffic
Passengers (November 13, 2012) 35,637 daily

Takanohara Station (高の原駅?, Takanohara-eki) is a railway station in Nara, Nara Prefecture, Japan.

Lines[edit]

Building[edit]

The station has two platforms serving four tracks.

Platforms[edit]

1, 2  Kyoto Line (Kintetsu) for Yamato-Saidaiji, Nara, Tenri, and Kashiharajingu-mae
Change to the Yoshino Line at Kashiharajingu-mae for Yoshino
Change to the Nara Line at Yamato-Saidaiji for Osaka Namba, Amagasaki, and Sannomiya
3, 4  Kyoto Line (Kintetsu) for Shin-Hosono, Shin-Tanabe, Tambabashi, Kyoto, and Kokusaikaikan

Around the station[edit]

History[edit]

  • 1972 - The station opens
  • 1999 - Promoted to southbound nighttime Limited Express stop.
  • 2005 - Start using the elevator
  • 2007 - Starts using PiTaPa

Adjacent stations[edit]

Service
Kyoto Line (Kintetsu)
Yamadagawa   Local   Heijō
Shin-Hōsono   Express   Yamato-Saidaiji
Kintetsu-Tambabashi   Limited Express
(northbound: first train - 9:40 a.m.)
(southbound: Departing from Kyoto after 3 p.m.)
  Yamato-Saidaiji