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Kita-Urawa Station

北浦和駅
JR Kita-Urawa Station Platform (20210418).jpg
The station platforms in April 2021
General information
Location3-3-5 Kitaurawa, Urawa-ku, Saitama-shi, Saitama-ken
Japan
Coordinates35°52′19″N 139°38′46″E / 35.872°N 139.646°E / 35.872; 139.646Coordinates: 35°52′19″N 139°38′46″E / 35.872°N 139.646°E / 35.872; 139.646
Operated by
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JR East
Line(s)JK Keihin-Tōhoku Line
Distance26.0 km from Tokyo
Platforms1 island platform
Other information
StatusStaffed ( Midori no Madoguchi )
WebsiteOfficial website
History
Opened1 September 1936
Passengers
FY201952,674
Services
Preceding station
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JR East
Following station
Urawa
URWJK43
towards Yokohama
Keihin–Tōhoku Line
  Rapid
Local
Yono
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towards Ōmiya
Location
Kita-Urawa Station is located in Saitama Prefecture
Kita-Urawa Station
Kita-Urawa Station
Location within Saitama Prefecture
Kita-Urawa Station is located in Japan
Kita-Urawa Station
Kita-Urawa Station
Kita-Urawa Station (Japan)

Kita-Urawa Station (北浦和駅, Kita-Urawa eki) is a passenger railway station on the Keihin-Tohoku Line in Urawa-ku, Saitama, Saitama Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines

Kita-Urawa Station is served by the Keihin-Tōhoku Line. It is 4.3 kilometers from Ōmiya and 26.0 kilometers from Tokyo.

Layout

The station has one island platform serving two tracks, connected by a footbridge to the elevated station building. The station has a Midori no Madoguchi staffed ticket office.

Platforms

1 JK Keihin-Tōhoku Line for Urawa, Ueno, Tokyo, Shinagawa, Yokohama and Ōfuna
2 JK Keihin-Tōhoku Line for Yono and Ōmiya

History

The station opened on 1 September 1936. The station became part of the JR East network after JNR privatization on 1 April 1987.

Passenger statistics

In fiscal 2019, the station was used by an average of 52,674 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[1]

Surrounding area

Bus terminal

A bus terminal named Kita-Urawa Bus Terminal is located where you walk 7 minutes from this station and east of the station.

Kita-Urawa Bus Terminal

No.

Route

Via

Destination

Operators

Notes

1

浦31

Urawa High School Minami, Nishijuku, Kitajuku

Saitama Municipal Hospital

Tobu Bus West

Municipal Housing

JR company housing

浦31 急行

Nishijuku, Kitajuku

Saitama Municipal Hospital

3

北浦50

Ryoke Koban, Yono Station

Saitama-Shintoshin Station

Kokusai Kogyo Bus

No.3 bus stop is used at lunch time. Excluding the time, these bus routes don't stop at this bus terminal. But, passengers are able to ride on these routes at Kita-Urawa Station East Exit in the time.

北浦50-2

Ryoke 2 chome

Kamikizaki

北浦50-3

Ryoke Koban, Yono Station

Saitama-Shintoshin Station

北浦55

Ryoke 2 chome

5

岩01

Urawa High School, Ryoke Koban, Fujimi-ga-oka

Iwatsuki Station

Tobu Bus West

岩02

Miyashita[2]

岩03

Higashi-Arai Danchi[3]

岩04

Miyashita

岩05

Higashi-Arai Danchi

8

浦31

Urawa Station

岩04

岩05

See also

References

  1. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2019年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2019)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2020. Retrieved August 2, 2020.
  2. ^ Passengers are able to transfer buses that travel to Omiya Station (Saitama) at this stop.
  3. ^ Passengers are able to change buses that Kokusai Kogyo Bus operation's 大10 which travels to Omiya Station (Saitama) at Danchi minami bus stop which is close to this bus stop. In addition, Tobu Bus West operation's 新都22 which travels to Saitama-Shintoshin Station.

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