Yatsuka Station

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Yatsuka Station
谷塚駅
谷塚駅東口.jpg
Yatsuka Station East Exit, April 2005
Location 1-1-22 Yatsuka, Sōka, Saitama
(埼玉県草加市谷塚一丁目1-22)
Japan
Operated by Tōbu Tetsudō Logo.svg Tobu Railway
Line(s) Tobu Skytree Line (TS) symbol.svg Tobu Skytree Line
Platforms 1 island
Other information
Station code TS-15
History
Opened 1925
Traffic
Passengers (FY2014) 36,502 daily

Yatsuka Station
Track Layout

Takenotsuka

1 2

Sōka

Yatsuka Station (谷塚駅 Yatsuka-eki?) is a railway station on the Tobu Skytree Line in Sōka, Saitama, Japan, operated by the private railway operator Tobu Railway.

Line[edit]

The station is served by the Tobu Skytree Line, and is 15.9 kilometers from the terminus of the line at Asakusa Station.

Station layout[edit]

The station has one elevated island platform with two tracks. The station building is located underneath the platforms. There are additional tracks for express trains to bypass this station.

Platforms[edit]

1  Tobu Skytree Line for Kita-Senju, Tokyo Skytree, Asakusa
Subway TokyoHibiya.png Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line for Naka-Meguro
2  Tobu Skytree Line for Kasukabe, Kita-Koshigaya, Tōbu-Dōbutsu-Kōen

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Tobu Skytree Line (TS-15)
Limited Express Spacia: Does not stop at this station
Limited Express Ryōmō: Does not stop at this station
Limited Express Kirifuri: Does not stop at this station
Limited Express Shimotsuke: Does not stop at this station
Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Section Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Express: Does not stop at this station
Section Express: Does not stop at this station
Semi-Express: Does not stop at this station
Section Semi-Express: Does not stop at this station
Takenotsuka (TS-14)   Local   Sōka (TS-16)

History[edit]

The station opened on 1 October 1925. From 17 March 2012, station numbering was introduced on all Tobu lines, with Yatsuka Station becoming "TS-15".[1]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2014, the station was used by an average of 36,502 passengers daily.[2]

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Yatsuka Post Office

References[edit]

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 35°48′54″N 139°48′05″E / 35.8151°N 139.8014°E / 35.8151; 139.8014