Yasaka_Station_(Tokyo)

By Wikipedia
Yasaka Station
八坂駅
Seibu-railway-Yasaka-station-entrance.jpg
Entrance to Yasaka Station
Location
Prefecture Tokyo
(See other stations in Tokyo)
City Higashimurayama
History
Year opened 1942
Rail services
Operator(s) Seibu Railway
Line(s) Seibu Tamako Line

Seibu Shinjuku Line

Yasaka Station (八坂駅 Yasaka eki?) is a railway station in Higashimurayama, Tokyo, Japan. This station is served by the Seibu Tamako Line and the Seibu Shinjuku Line.

History[edit]

The station opened on October 1, 1942.

Operation[edit]

The station has a single platform, which is elevated above a major road. The station has one entrance/exit to the north of the station. In addition to automatic ticket vending machines, a ticket window is located adjacent to the automatic wicket gates, which is manned at all times during station opening hours.

Although regarded as a station of the Seibu Tamako Line, most trains serving Yasaka station operate as Seibu Shinku line services. They run as a shuttle service between Seibu-Yūenchi and Kodaira stations. Such services are timed in both directions to connect at Hagiyama with services on the Seibu Tamako Line to and from Kokubunji. At peak times in the morning, some services to Kodaira are coupled to Seibu Haijima Line trains at Hagiyama station, which then run to the end of the Seibu Shinjuku line, Seibu Shinjuku, in central Tokyo. Yasaka station is also served by through trains on the Seibu Tamako line, which run directly to/from Kokubunji station.

Neighborhood and Location[edit]

Yasaka station is located near to the headquarters and factories of the Bridgestone tyre company. Nearby is a large supermarket, part of the Daiei chain. Also in the neighborhood is Higashimurayama municipal park and Yasaka Shinto shrine.

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Hagiyama   Seibu Tamako Line   Musashi-Yamato
Hagiyama   Seibu Shinjuku Line   Musashi-Yamato

References[edit]

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 35°44′42″N 139°28′03″E / 35.7451°N 139.4675°E / 35.7451; 139.4675

Do you want to build a website?
Start Here

Our Guidelines:

  • Reliability
  • Professionalism
  • Innovation