Unga Station

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Unga Station
運河駅
Unga Sta PB-W.JPG
Unga Station west entrance in July 2013
Location 405 Akatsuchi, Higashi-Fukai, Nagareyama-shi, Chiba-ken
Japan
Coordinates 35°54′52″N 139°54′23″E / 35.9145°N 139.9065°E / 35.9145; 139.9065Coordinates: 35°54′52″N 139°54′23″E / 35.9145°N 139.9065°E / 35.9145; 139.9065
Operated by Tōbu Tetsudō Logo.svg Tobu Railway
Line(s) TD Tobu Urban Park Line
Platforms 1 island, 1 side platform
Other information
Station code TD-19
History
Opened 1911
Traffic
Passengers (FY2014) 21,232 daily
Location
Unga Station is located in Chiba Prefecture
Unga Station
Unga Station
Location within Chiba Prefecture
Unga Station is located in Japan
Unga Station
Unga Station
Location within Chiba Prefecture

Unga Station (運河駅, Unga-eki) is a railway station on the Tobu Urban Park Line in Nagareyama, Chiba Japan, operated by the private railway operator Tobu Railway.

Lines[edit]

Unga Station is served by the 62.7 km (39.0 mi) Tobu Urban Park Line from Ōmiya in Saitama Prefecture to Funabashi in Chiba Prefecture. It is 33.2 kilometers from the western terminus of the line at Ōmiya.

Station layout[edit]

Unga Station has one island platform and one side platform serving three tracks. The station building was rebuilt as a new overhead station, completed during fiscal 2013.[1]

Platforms[edit]

1  Tobu Urban Park Line for Nodashi, Kasukabe, Iwatsuki, and Ōmiya
2/3  Tobu Urban Park Line for Kashiwa and Funabashi

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Tobu Urban Park Line
Umesato   Limited Express Urban Park Liner   Terminus
Umesato   Express   Edogawadai
Umesato   Local   Edogawadai

History[edit]

Unga Station opened on 9 May 1911. From 17 March 2012, station numbering was introduced on the Tobu Noda Line, with Unga Station becoming "TD-19".[2]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2014, the station was used by an average of 21,132 passengers daily.[3]

Surrounding area[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2013年度の鉄道事業設備投資計画 [Fiscal 2013 railway business investment plan] (PDF). Tobu News release (in Japanese). Japan: Tobu Railway. 25 April 2013. Retrieved 26 April 2013. 
  2. ^ 「東武スカイツリーライン」誕生! あわせて駅ナンバリングを導入し、よりわかりやすくご案内します [Tobu Sky Tree Line created! Station numbering to be introduced at same time] (pdf). Tobu News (in Japanese). Tobu Railway. 9 February 2012. Retrieved 12 April 2013. 
  3. ^ 駅情報(乗降人員) - Tobu Railway official home page (in Japanese)

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