Wakabadai Station

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Wakabadai Station
若葉台駅
KTR Wakabadai station South.jpg
South Exit of Wakabadai Station
Location 609 Kurokawa, Asao, Kawasaki, Kanagawa
(川崎市麻生区黒川609)
Japan
Operated by Keio Corporation
Line(s) Keio Sagamihara Line
Connections
  • Bus stop
History
Opened 1974
Traffic
Passengers (FY2009) 21,217 daily

Wakabadai Station (若葉台駅 Wakabadai-eki?) is a railway station on the Keio Sagamihara Line in Asao-ku, Kawasaki, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan, operated by Keio Corporation.

Lines[edit]

Wakabadai Station is served by the Keio Sagamihara Line, and is located 8.8 km from the starting point of the line at Chōfu Station.

Station layout[edit]

The station has two elevated island platforms serving four tracks. The station uses a power system based on solar cells developed by the New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization.

Platforms[edit]

1,2  Keio Sagamihara Line for Tama-Center and Hashimoto
3,4  Keio Sagamihara Line for Chōfu, Meidaimae, and Shinjuku

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Keiō Sagamihara Line
Special Express: Does not stop at this station
Semi Special Express: Does not stop at this station
Express: Does not stop at this station
Inagi   Semi Express   Keio-Nagayama
Inagi   Rapid   Keio-Nagayama
Inagi   Local   Keio-Nagayama

History[edit]

Wakabadai Station was opened on October 18, 1974, as part of the Tama New Town project. At the time, the area was still rural and lacked tall buildings.

References[edit]

  • Harris, Ken and Clarke, Jackie. Jane's World Railways 2008-2009. Jane's Information Group (2008). ISBN 0-7106-2861-7

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 35°37′9.7″N 139°28′20.72″E / 35.619361°N 139.4724222°E / 35.619361; 139.4724222