Toro Station

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Not to be confused with Tōro Station.
Toro
土呂駅
JR Toro sta 001.jpg
Toro Station, April 2008
Location 1-14 Toro, Kita-ku, Saitama-shi, Saitama-ken
(さいたま市北区土呂町一丁目14)
Japan
Operated by JR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Utsunomiya Line
Platforms 1 island platform
Connections
  • Bus stop
History
Opened 1985
Traffic
Passengers (FY2014) 13,966 daily

Toro Station (土呂駅 Toro-eki?) is a railway station on the Tōhoku Main Line (Utsunomiya Line) in Kita-ku, Saitama, Saitama Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Toro Station is served by the Tohoku Main Line (Utsunomiya Line) and the Shōnan-Shinjuku Line, and lies 33.3 kilometers from the starting point of the Tohoku Main Line at Tokyo.

Station layout[edit]

This station has an elevated station building with one island platform underneath.

Platforms[edit]

1  Utsunomiya Line for Utsunomiya, Kuroiso
3  Utsunomiya Line for Ōmiya, and Tokyo

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Utsunomiya Line
Commuter Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Ōmiya   Local   Higashi-Ōmiya

History[edit]

Toro Station opened on 1 October 1983. With the privatization of JNR on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR East.

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2014, the station was used by an average of 13,966 passengers daily.[1]

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Saitama City, Kita-ku Ward Office
  • Toro Nishi-guchi Post Office

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2014年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2014)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2015. Retrieved 2 March 2016. 
  • Ishino, Tetsu et al. (eds.) (1998). 停車場変遷大事典 国鉄・JR編 [Station Transition Directory - JNR/JR] (in Japanese). II. Tokyo: JTB Corporation. p. 392. ISBN 4533029809. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°55′56″N 139°37′56″E / 35.9322°N 139.6322°E / 35.9322; 139.6322