Uenohara Station

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Uenohara Station

上野原駅
UenoharaStkita.jpg
North Exit of Uenohara Station
Location1025 Arata, Uenohara-shi, Yamanashi-ken
Japan
Coordinates35°37′08″N 139°06′58″E / 35.6188°N 139.1162°E / 35.6188; 139.1162Coordinates: 35°37′08″N 139°06′58″E / 35.6188°N 139.1162°E / 35.6188; 139.1162
Operated byJR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Chūō Main Line
Distance69.8 km from Tokyo
Platforms1 island platform
Tracks2
Other information
StatusStaffed
WebsiteOfficial website
History
OpenedAugust 1, 1901
Traffic
Passengers (FY2017)5041 daily
Location
Uenohara Station is located in Yamanashi Prefecture
Uenohara Station
Uenohara Station
Location within Yamanashi Prefecture
Uenohara Station is located in Japan
Uenohara Station
Uenohara Station
Uenohara Station (Japan)

Uenohara Station (上野原駅, Uenohara-eki) is a railway station of the Chūō Main Line, East Japan Railway Company (JR East) in the city of Uenohara, Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan.

Lines[edit]

Uenohara Station is served by the Chūō Rapid Line / Chūō Main Line , and is 69.8 kilometers from the terminus of the line at Tokyo Station.

Station layout[edit]

The station has a single island platform serving two tracks, connected to the station building by a footbridge. The station is staffed.

Platforms[edit]

1  Chūō Main Line For Takao, Tachikawa, Shinjuku
2  Chūō Main Line For Ōtsuki , Kōfu

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Chūō Main Line JC27
Fujino JC26 Local Shiotsu JC28
Chūō Line (Rapid) JC27
Fujino JC28   Commuter Special Rapid   Shiotsu JC26
Fujino JC28   Chūō Special Rapid   Shiotsu JC26
Fujino JC28   Commuter Rapid   Shiotsu JC26
Fujino JC26   Rapid   Shiotsu JC28

Station history[edit]

Uenohara Station first opened on August 1, 1901, as a station for both freight and passenger service on the Japanese Government Railways (JGR) Chūō Main Line. The JGC became the JNR after the end of World War II. With the dissolution and privatization of the 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.

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2017, the station was used by an average of 5041 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[1]

Surrounding area[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2017年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2017)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2018. Retrieved 11 December 2016.
  • Miyoshi Kozo. Chuo-sen Machi to eki Hyaku-niju nen. JT Publishing (2009) ISBN 453307698X (in Japanese)
  • JR全線全駅ステーション倶楽部編(上) [Complete JR Line/Station Compendium (Vol. 1)] (in Japanese). Tokyo, Japan: Bunshun Bunko. September 1988. p. 145. ISBN 4-16-748701-2.

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