Tennōdai Station

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Tennōdai Station
天王台駅
Tennodai Station South Exit.JPG
South exit Tennōdai Station
Location 1-11-1 Shibazakidai, Abiko, Chiba
(千葉県我孫子市柴崎台一丁目11-1)
Japan
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Jōban Line
History
Opened 1971
Traffic
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.

History[edit]

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.

Lines[edit]

Layout[edit]

Tennōdai Station has two island platforms serving four tracks.

Platforms[edit]

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]

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

External links[edit]

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