Tsujidō Station

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Tsujidō Station
辻堂駅
TsujidoSouthEntrance.JPG
South entrance, June 2009
Location 1-1-21 Tsujidō Kandai, Fujisawa, Kanagawa
(神奈川県藤沢市辻堂神台一丁目1-21)
Japan
Coordinates 35°20′13″N 139°26′49″E / 35.336833°N 139.447083°E / 35.336833; 139.447083Coordinates: 35°20′13″N 139°26′49″E / 35.336833°N 139.447083°E / 35.336833; 139.447083
Operated by JR East
Line(s)
Connections
  • Bus terminal
History
Opened 1916
Traffic
Passengers (FY2012) 54,422 daily

Tsujidō Station (辻堂駅 Tsujidō-eki?) is a railway station in the western area of the city of Fujisawa, Kanagawa, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Tsujidō Station is located on the Tōkaidō Main Line, and is also served by Shōnan-Shinjuku Line services.

Station layout[edit]

Tsujidō Station has one island platform, serving two tracks. The station building is located in the approximate middle of the platforms, connected by an overpass.

Platforms[edit]

1  Tokaido Line for Hiratsuka, Odawara, Atami, and Itō (Itō Line)
2  Tokaido Line for Yokohama and Tokyo
 Shonan-Shinjuku Line for Shinjuku, Ōmiya, Kumagaya, Takasaki, and Maebashi

Adjacent stations[edit]

Service
Tokaido Line
Commuter Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Fujisawa Local Chigasaki
Shonan-Shinjuku Line
Special Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Fujisawa Rapid Chigasaki

History[edit]

Tsujido Station opened on 1 December 1916.[1] With the dissolution and privatization of JNR on April 1, 1987, the station came under the control of the East Japan Railway Company. Automated turnstiles using the Suica IC Card system came into operation from November 18, 2001.[citation needed]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2012, the station was used by an average of 54,422 passengers daily (boarding passengers only)[2] The passenger figures for previous years are as shown below.

Fiscal year Daily average
2000 44,957[3]
2005 44,822[4]
2010 45,837[5]
2012 54,422[2]

Surrounding area[edit]

Terrace Mall Shonan shopping mall adjoining the north side of the station

North Exit[edit]

South Exit[edit]

References[edit]

  • Yoshikawa, Fumio. Tokaido-sen 130-nen no ayumi. Grand-Prix Publishing (2002) ISBN 4-87687-234-1 (Japanese)
  1. ^ 日本国有鉄道停車場一覧 [JNR Station Directory]. Japan: Japanese National Railways. 1985. p. 19. ISBN 4-533-00503-9. 
  2. ^ a b 各駅の乗車人員 (2012年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2012)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 21 August 2013. 
  3. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2000年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2000)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 21 August 2013. 
  4. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2005年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2005)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 21 August 2013. 
  5. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2010年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2010)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 21 August 2013. 
  6. ^ Shirahama Special Needs School official website (Japanese)

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