Washinomiya Station

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Washinomiya Station
鷲宮駅
Front of Washinomiya Station.jpg
Washinomiya Station east entrance, November 2013
Location 1-1-17 Washinomiya-Chuo, Kuki-shi, Saitama-ken
(埼玉県久喜市鷲宮中央一丁目1-17)
Japan
Operated by Tōbu Tetsudō Logo.svg Tobu Railway
Line(s) Tobu Isesaki Line (TI) symbol.svg Tobu Isesaki Line
Platforms 1 island + 1 side platform
Other information
Station code TI-03
History
Opened 1902
Traffic
Passengers (FY2014) 7,241 daily

Washinomiya Station (鷲宮駅?, Washinomiya-eki) is a railway station on the Tobu Isesaki Line in Kuki, Saitama, Japan, operated by the private railway operator Tobu Railway.

Lines[edit]

Washinomiya Station is served by the Tobu Isesaki Line, and is located 52.1 km from the Tokyo terminus at Asakusa

Station layout[edit]

This station has an elevated station building, with one island platform and one side platform serving three tracks located on the ground level; however, the central track and one side of the island platform are no longer in use.

Platforms[edit]

1  Tobu Isesaki Line for Kuki, Tōbu-Dōbutsu-Kōen, Kasukabe, Kita-Senju, and Asakusa
2  Tobu Isesaki Line for Tatebayashi, Ashikagashi, and Ōta

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Tobu Isesaki Line
Limited Express Ryōmō: Does not stop at this station
Kuki   Section Express   Hanasaki
Kuki   Section Semi-Express   Hanasaki
Kuki   Local   Hanasaki

History[edit]

Washinomiya Station opened on 6 September 1902.[1]

From 17 March 2012, station numbering was introduced on all Tobu lines, with Washinomiya Station becoming "TI-03".[2]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2014, the station was used by an average of 7,241 passengers daily.[3]

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Former Washinomiya Town Hall
  • Washinomiya Post Office
  • Washinomiya Jinja
  • Washinomiya High School

References[edit]

  1. ^ Terada, Hirokazu (19 January 2013). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 222. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4. 
  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 22 October 2013. 
  3. ^ 駅情報(乗車員) [Station information: Passenger figures] (in Japanese). Japan: Tobu Railway. 2015. Retrieved 26 May 2015. 

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Coordinates: 36°05′47″N 139°39′25″E / 36.0964°N 139.6569°E / 36.0964; 139.6569