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Warabi Station

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JK41
Warabi Station

蕨駅
Warabi Station west exit on July 2016
Location1-23-1 Chuo, Warabi-shi, Saitama-ken 335-0004
Japan
Coordinates35°49′41″N 139°41′26″E / 35.82806°N 139.69056°E / 35.82806; 139.69056Coordinates: 35°49′41″N 139°41′26″E / 35.82806°N 139.69056°E / 35.82806; 139.69056
Operated by
JR East
Line(s) Keihin-Tohoku Line
Distance19.7 km from Tokyo
Platforms1 island platform
Other information
StatusStaffed ( Midori no Madoguchi )
WebsiteOfficial website
History
Opened16 July 1893
Passengers
FY201961,829
Services
Preceding station
JR East
Following station
Nishi-Kawaguchi
JK40
towards Yokohama
Keihin–Tōhoku Line
  Rapid
Local
Minami-Urawa
JK42
towards Ōmiya
Location
Warabi Station
Warabi Station
Location within Saitama Prefecture
Warabi Station
Warabi Station
Warabi Station (Japan)
The station platforms
The station platforms

Warabi Station (蕨駅, Warabi-eki) is a passenger railway station located in the city of Warabi, Saitama, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines

Warabi Station is served by the Keihin-Tōhoku Line linking Saitama Prefecture with central Tokyo and Kanagawa Prefecture, and is located 19.7 kilometers from Tokyo Station.

Layout

The station has one island platform serving two tracks, with an elevated station building. The station has a Midori no Madoguchi staffed ticket office.

Warabi Station track layout

 ŌmiyaUtsunomiyaTakasaki

2
1
Kawaguchi, Saitama
Warabi, Saitama ↓
Station building
Warabi, Saitama ↑
Kawaguchi, Saitama

  UenoTokyoShinjuku

Platforms

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

History

The station opened on 16 July 1893.[1] With the privatization of JNR on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR East.

Passenger statistics

In fiscal 2019, the station was used by an average of 61,829 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[2]

Surrounding area

  • Warabi City Hall
  • Warabi Post Office
  • site of Warabi-shuku
  • Warabi City Hospital

See also

References

  1. ^ JR East: Warabi Station information. Retrieved on 11 November 2008. (in Japanese)
  2. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2019年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2019)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2020. Retrieved 2 August 2020.

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