Hashimoto Station (Kanagawa)

Hashimoto Station (Kanagawa)

Hashimoto Station (橋本駅 Hashimoto-eki) is a major railway station in Sagamihara, Kanagawa, Japan, operated by the East Japan Railway Company (JR East) and the private railway operator Keio Corporation.

Lines

Hashimoto Station is served by the JR Yokohama Line and Sagami Line, and the Keio Sagamihara Line.

Station layout

North side
JR East platform

The JR East station has a "Midori no Madoguchi" staffed ticket office.[1]

JR East

1-2 Yokohama Line for Machida, Higashi-Kanagawa, Yokohama, and Sakuragichō
3 Yokohama Line for Aihara and Hachiōji
4 Sagami Line for Ebina and Chigasaki
5 Sagami Line for Ebina and Chigasaki
Yokohama Line for Aihara and Hachiōji (through services from Chigasaki)

Keio

1 Keiō Sagamihara Line for Keiō-Tama-Center, Chōfu, Meidaimae, and Shinjuku
Toei Shinjuku Line
2 Keiō Sagamihara Line for Keiō-Tama-center, Chōfu, Meidaimae, and Shinjuku
Toei Shinjuku Line

Adjacent stations

« Service »
Yokohama Line
Sagamihara   Rapid   Aihara
Sagamihara   Local   Aihara
Sagami Line
Minami-Hashimoto Local (Aihara)
Keio Sagamihara Line
Minami-Ōsawa   Special Express   Terminus
Minami-Ōsawa   Express   Terminus
Tamasakai   Semi Express   Terminus
Tamasakai   Rapid   Terminus
Tamasakai   Local   Terminus

History

The JR East station opened on 23 September 1908.[2] The Keio station opened on 31 March 1990.[3]

Passenger statistics

In fiscal 2011, the JR East station was used by an average of 60,241 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[4] In the same year, the Keio station was used by an average of 87,242 passengers daily.[3]

Surrounding area

Kanagawa Prefectural Government has expressed its wishes to build an interchange station here on the Chuo Shinkansen high-speed maglev line scheduled to open in 2027.[2]

References

  1. ^ 各駅情報(橋本駅) [Station Information: Hashimoto Station] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 21 August 2012. 
  2. ^ a b 週刊JR全駅・全車両基地 No.03 [Weekly All Stations and All Depots No.3]. Japan: Asahi Shimbun Publications Inc. August 2012. p. 27.  
  3. ^ a b 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. 229.  
  4. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2011年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2011)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 21 August 2012. 

External links

  • JR East station information (Japanese)
  • Keio station information (Japanese)