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Negishi Station (Kanagawa)

Negishi Station
根岸駅
Negishi Station platform
Location
Prefecture Kanagawa
(See other stations in Kanagawa)
City Yokohama
Ward Isogo
Neighborhood Kanagawa-ken, Yokohama-shi, Isogo-ku, Higashi-chō 16-1
Postal code 235 - 0005
Address in Japanese 横浜市磯子区東町16-1
History
Opened 1964
Rail services
Operator(s) JR East
Statistics 20,830 passengers/day 2008
Bus There is a bus stop near this station

Negishi Station (根岸駅 Negishi-eki) is a railway station operated by JR East's Negishi Line located in Isogo-ku, Yokohama, Japan. It is 7.1 kilometers from the terminus of the Negishi Line at Yokohama Station and 66.2 kilometers from the terminus of the Keihin-Tōhoku Line at Ōmiya Station. The station is also a freight terminal on the Japan Freight Railway Company, as well as the terminus for the all-freight Honmoku Line of the Kanagawa Rinkai Railway.

Contents

  • History 1
  • Lines 2
  • Station layout 3
    • Platforms 3.1
  • Adjacent stations 4
  • References 5
  • External links 6

History

Negishi Station was opened on May 19, 1964, as a station on the Japan National Railways (JNR) for both passenger and freight services. The Kanagawa Rinkai Railway's Honmoku Line, also for freight-only operations, began operations from Neishi on October 1, 1969. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the Japan National Railways (JNR) in 1987.

Lines

Station layout

Negishi Station has an island platform serving two tracks for normal passenger operations, and an additional five tracks for freight operations.

Platforms

1 Keihin-Tōhoku Line
Negishi Line
IsogoŌfuna
2 Keihin-Tōhoku Line
Negishi Line
YokohamaTokyoŌmiya
Yokohama Line Shin-YokohamaMachidaHachiōji

Adjacent stations

« Service »
Isogo   Keihin-Tōhoku Line—Negishi Line   Yamate

References

  • Harris, Ken and Clarke, Jackie. Jane's World Railways 2008-2009. Jane's Information Group (2008). ISBN 0-7106-2861-7

External links

  • (Japanese) JR East Negishi Station

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