Yomiuriland-mae Station

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Yomiuriland-mae Station
Odakyu Yomiurirandomae eki 1.jpg
North Exit of Yomiuriland-mae Station
Location Ikuta, Tama, Kawasaki, Kanagawa
Operated by Odakyu Electric Railway
Line(s) Odakyu Odawara Line
  • Bus stop
Opened 1927
Previous names Nishi-Ikuta (until 1964)
Passengers (2008) 34,174 daily

Yomiuriland-mae Station (読売ランド前駅 Yomiuri Rando Mae eki?) is a railway station on the Odakyu Odawara Line in Tama-ku, Kawasaki, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan. It is 19.2 rail kilometers from the Odakyu Odawara Line's terminus at Shinjuku Station.


Yomiuriland-mae Station opened as Nishi-Ikuta Station (西生田駅 Nishi-Ikuta eki?) on April 1, 1927. It became a local stop in 1945, and was promoted to a “Semi-Express” stop in 1946, a “Sakura Semi-Express” stop in 1948, and “Commuter Special Express” stop in 1960. It was renamed to its present name in 1964. A new station concourse was completed in 1995.



Yomiuriland-mae Station has two opposed side platforms serving two tracks.[1]


1  Odakyu Odawara Line Westbound (For Sagami-Ono, Hon-Atsugi, and Odawara)
2  Odakyu Odawara Line Eastbound (For Kyodo, Shimo-Kitazawa, Yoyogi-Uehara), Chiyoda line Ayase and Shinjuku

Adjacent stations[edit]

Service [2]
Odakyu Odawara Line
Ikuta   Semi Express (準急)   Yurigaoka
Ikuta   Local (各駅停車)   Yurigaoka


Yomiuriland, home to one of the Yomiuri Giants baseball team's training grounds, as well as a large amusement park is nearby the station. Japan Women's University is also located here.

External links[edit]


  1. ^ Map of the station Archived August 23, 2007, at the Wayback Machine.
  2. ^ Route map Archived August 8, 2007, at the Wayback Machine.

Coordinates: 35°36′53″N 139°31′41″E / 35.6147°N 139.5280°E / 35.6147; 139.5280