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Hibarigaoka Station (Tokyo)

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Operated by  Seibu Railway
Connections  Bus terminal
Address  Japan
Platforms in use  2
Line(s)  Seibu Ikebukuro Line
Station code  SI13
Opened  1924
Hibarigaoka Station (Tokyo)
Location  3-9-19 Sumiyoshichō, Nishitōkyō-shi, Tokyo (東京都西東京市住吉町3-9-19) Japan
Previous names  Tanashimachi (until 1959)
Similar  Hōya Station, Higashi‑Kurume Station, Tanashi Station, Ōizumi‑gakuen Station, Kiyose Station

Hibarigaoka Station (ひばりヶ丘駅, Hibarigaoka-eki) is a railway station in Nishitōkyō, Tokyo, Japan, operated by the private railway operator Seibu Railway.

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Lines

Hibarigaoka Station is served by the Seibu Ikebukuro Line from Ikebukuro in Tokyo, with some services inter-running via the Tokyo Metro Yurakucho Line to Shin-Kiba and the Tokyo Metro Fukutoshin Line to Shibuya and onward via the Tokyu Toyoko Line and Minato Mirai Line to Motomachi-Chukagai. Located between Hōya and Higashi-Kurume, it is 16.4 km from the Ikebukuro terminus.

Station layout

The station has two elevated island platforms serving four tracks.

History

The station opened on June 11, 1924 as Tanashimachi Station (田無町駅). It gained its current name on May 1, 1959, following the construction of the Hibarigaoka Housing Estate nearby.

Station numbering was introduced on all Seibu Railway lines during fiscal 2012, with Hibarigaoka Station becoming "SI13".

Through-running to and from Yokohama and Motomachi-Chukagai via the Tokyu Toyoko Line and Minatomirai Line commenced on 16 March 2013.

Passenger statistics

In fiscal 2015, the station was the 13th busiest on the Seibu network with an average of 69,024 passengers daily.

The passenger figures for previous years are as shown below.

Surrounding area

  • Hibarigaoka Housing Estate
  • References

    Hibarigaoka Station (Tokyo) Wikipedia


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