Tennōdai Station

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Tennōdai Station
Tennodai Station South Exit.JPG
South exit Tennōdai Station
Location 1-11-1 Shibazakidai, Abiko, Chiba
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Jōban Line
Opened 1971
Passengers (2009) 21,950 daily

Tennōdai Station (天王台駅?, Tennōdai-eki) is a railway station operated by JR East's Jōban Line located in Abiko, Chiba Prefecture Japan. It is 34.0 kilometers from the terminus of the Jōban Line at Nippori Station.


Tennōdai Station was opened on April 20, 1971 as a station on the Japan National Railways (JNR). The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the JNR on April 1, 1987.



Tennōdai Station has two island platforms serving four tracks.


1  Jōban Line (Rapid) for Toride, Tsuchiura, and Takahagi
2  Jōban Line (Rapid) for Abiko, Kashiwa, Matsudo, and Ueno
3  Jōban Line (Local) to Toride
4  Jōban Line (Local) for Abiko, Shin-Matsudo,Kita-Senju and Yoyogi-Uehara

Adjacent stations[edit]

JR East Jōban Line
Abiko   Rapid   Toride
Special Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Abiko   Local (in the rush hour)   Toride

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Coordinates: 35°52′20.9″N 140°2′28.1″E / 35.872472°N 140.041139°E / 35.872472; 140.041139