JL21
Kanamachi Station

金町駅
The south entrance in March 2021
General information
Location6 Kanamachi, Katsushika-ku, Tokyo
Japan
Operated by
JR East
Line(s)JL Jōban Line (Local)
Platforms1 island platform
Connections
Other information
Station codeJL21
History
Opened1897
Passengers
FY201043,971 daily
Services
Preceding station
JR East
Following station
Kameari
JL20
towards Ayase
Jōban Line
Local-Kankō
Matsudo
JL22
towards Toride
Location
Kanamachi Station
Kanamachi Station
Location within Tokyo

Kanamachi Station (金町駅, Kanamachi-eki) is a railway station on the Jōban Line in Katsushika, Tokyo, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).[1] The station is adjacent to Keisei Kanamachi Station operated by the Keisei Electric Railway.

Lines

Kanamachi Station is served by Jōban Line local services with through services to and from the Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line.

Station layout

The station consists of an island platform serving two tracks for local services. There are also two tracks for Rapid services and three for freight services.

The station has a Midori no Madoguchi ticket office and a View Plaza travel agency.[1]

Platforms

1 JL Jōban Line (Local) for Matsudo, Kashiwa, Abiko, and Toride
2 JL Jōban Line (Local) for Ayase
C Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line for Kita-senju, Nishi-nippori and Yoyogi-uehara

History

Kanamachi Station opened on 27 December 1897.[1]

Passenger statistics

In fiscal 2010, the station was used by an average of 43,971 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[2]

Surrounding area

See also

References

  1. ^ a b c 各駅情報(金町駅) [Station Information (Kanamachi Station)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 12 June 2012.
  2. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2010年度) [FY2010 Station passenger figures] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Archived from the original on 6 May 2001. Retrieved 12 June 2012.

Coordinates: 35°46′11″N 139°52′13″E / 35.7697°N 139.8704°E / 35.7697; 139.8704