Takatsuka Station

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Takatsuka Station
高塚駅
Takatsuka kitade.JPG
The north side of Takatsuka Station in February 2015
Location Takatsuka-cho, Minami-ku, Hamamatsu-shi, Shizuoka-ken
Japan
Operated by JR logo (central).svg JR Central
Line(s) Tokaido Main Line
Distance 262.4 km from Tokyo
Connections Bus terminal
History
Opened 1 July 1929
Traffic
Passengers (FY2006) 2,382 daily[citation needed]
Location
Takatsuka Station is located in Japan
Takatsuka Station
Takatsuka Station
Location within Japan

Takatsuka Station (高塚駅, Takatsuka-eki) is a railway station on the Tokaido Main Line in Minami-ku, Hamamatsu, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan, operated by Central Japan Railway Company (JR Central).

Lines[edit]

Takatsuka Station is served by the Tokaido Main Line, and lies 262.4 kilometers from starting point of the line at Tokyo Station.

Layout[edit]

Takatsuka Station has one side platform serving Track 1, and one island platform, serving tracks 2 and 3 (which was formerly used by freight trains and is no longer in use. The two platforms are connected by a footbridge. The station building has automated ticket machines, TOICA automated turnstiles and a "Midori no Madoguchi" staffed ticket office.

Platforms[edit]

1  Tokaido Main Line for Toyohashi, Nagoya, Ogaki, and Maebara
2  Tokaido Main Line for Hamamatsu, Shizuoka, and Numazu
3  Tokaido Main Line unused

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Tokaido Main Line
Hamamatsu   Special Rapid   Maisaka
Hamamatsu   New Rapid   Maisaka
Hamamatsu   Local   Maisaka

History[edit]

The station opened on 1 July 1929.[1] With the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR Central.[1]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • Yoshikawa, Fumio. Tokaido-sen 130-nen no ayumi. Grand-Prix Publishing (2002) ISBN 4-87687-234-1. (in Japanese)
  1. ^ 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. 23. ISBN 4-533-02980-9. 


Coordinates: 34°41′25″N 137°40′54″E / 34.69028°N 137.68167°E / 34.69028; 137.68167