Tomio Station

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Tomio Station
富雄駅
Tomio Station east entrance.jpg
Tomio Station, January 2008
Location 3-35, Tomiomotomachi 2-chome, Nara, Nara
(奈良県奈良市富雄元町二丁目3-35)
Japan
Coordinates 34°41′40″N 135°44′06″E / 34.694311°N 135.735122°E / 34.694311; 135.735122Coordinates: 34°41′40″N 135°44′06″E / 34.694311°N 135.735122°E / 34.694311; 135.735122
Operated by Kintetsu Railway
Line(s) Nara Line
Connections
  • Bus stop
Other information
Station code A19
History
Opened 1914
Previous names Tomio (1914 - 1941)
Tobinomura (1941 - 1953) (until 1953)
Traffic
Passengers (November 13, 2012) 28,456 daily

Tomio Station (富雄駅 Tomio-eki?) is a railway station on Kintetsu Railway's Nara Line in Nara, Japan.

Lines[edit]

Building[edit]

The station has an island platform and two tracks.

1  Nara Line for Gakuen-mae, Yamato-Saidaiji, Nara, Tenri and Kyoto
2  Nara Line for Ikoma, Fuse, Osaka Namba and Amagasaki

History[edit]

  • April 30, 1914 - The station was opened as a station of Osaka Electric Tramway Co., Ltd. (Daiki)
  • March 15, 1941 - Daiki consolidated Sangu Kyuko Railway and renamed Kansai Kyuko Railway Co. (Kankyu)
  • September, 1941 - It renamed to "Tobinomura Station (鵄邑駅 Tobinomura-eki?)".
  • June 1, 1944 - Kankyu consolidated nankai Railway and renamed Kinki Nippon Railway Co.
  • April 1, 1953 - It renamed to "Tomio Station (富雄駅 Tomio-eki?)".
  • June 28, 2003 - Kinki Nippon Railway Co. was renamed Kintetsu Corporation.
  • April 1, 2007 - Starts using PiTaPa

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Nara Line (A19)
Higashi-Ikoma (A18)   Local   Gakuen-mae (A20)
Higashi-Ikoma (A18)   Semi-Express
Suburban Semi-Express
  Gakuen-mae (A20)
Express: Does not stop at this station
Rapid Express: Does not stop at this station