Tenryūgawa Station

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Tenryūgawa Station
天竜川駅
JR Tenryugawa sta 001.jpg
JR Tenryūgawa Station in 2008
Location Tenryūgawa-chō, Higashi, Hamamatsu, Shizuoka
(静岡県浜松市東区天龍川町)
Japan
Operated by Central Japan Railway Company
Line(s) Tōkaidō Main Line
Connections
  • Bus terminal
History
Opened 1898
Traffic
Passengers (2006) 2,565 daily
Station platforms, 2014.

Tenryūgawa Station (天竜川駅 Tenryūgawa-eki?) is a railway station on the Tōkaidō Main Line of Central Japan Railway Company in Higashi-ku, Hamamatsu, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan. The station is 252.7 rail kilometers from Tokyo Station.

History[edit]

Tenryūgawa Station was opened on July 10, 1898 for both passenger and freight services. Regularly scheduled freight service was discontinued on March 15, 1972; however, occasional freight trains operated by the Japan Freight Railway Company continued to use the station until April 1, 2006.

Lines[edit]

Layout[edit]

Tenryūgawa Station has two island platforms, one serving Track 1, which is an infrequently used auxiliary platform, and Track 2. The other island platform serves Track 3, and Track 4, which is also an infrequently used auxiliary platform. The two platforms are connected by an overpass. The station building has automated ticket machines, TOICA automated turnstiles and a manned "Green Window" service counter.

Platform[edit]

1  Tōkaidō Main Line auxiliary platform
2  Tōkaidō Main Line For Kakegawa, Shizuoka, Numazu
3  Tōkaidō Main Line For Hamamatsu, Toyohashi
4  Tōkaidō Main Line auxiliary platform

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Central Japan Railway Company
Tōkaidō Main Line
Home Liner: Does not stop at this station
Toyodachō   Local   Hamamatsu

References[edit]

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

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 34°43′02″N 137°46′45″E / 34.71722°N 137.77917°E / 34.71722; 137.77917