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Hommachi Station

Hommachi Station
本町駅
Chūō Line platform, May 2012
Location
Prefecture Osaka
(See other stations in Osaka)
City Osaka
Ward Chūō
Neighborhood Semba-chūō 4-chōme
Address in Japanese 大阪市中央区船場中央四丁目
Coordinates
History
Opened 1933
Rail services
Station number(s) M18, C16, Y13
Operator(s) Osaka Municipal Subway
Line(s) Midosuji Line
Chuo Line
Yotsubashi Line
Bus There is a bus stop near this station

Hommachi Station (本町駅 Honmachi-eki) is a railway station on three lines of Osaka Municipal Subway located in Chūō-ku, Osaka, Japan.

Contents

  • Lines 1
  • Layout 2
  • Surroundings 3
  • Adjacent stations 4

Lines

The station on the Yotsubashi Line was opened as Shinanobashi Station (信濃橋駅) in 1965, and was renamed Hommachi Station in 1969.

Layout

The station has an island platform serving two tracks for the Chūō Line on the third basement, an island platform serving two tracks for the Midōsuji Line on the second basement in the east of the platform for the Chūō Line, and two side platforms serving two tracks for the Yotsubashi Line on the first basement in the west of the platform for the Chūō Line.

"Semba-nishi (船場西)" has been shown on the station signs for the Midosuji Line and the Chuo Line since October 2011 to revive the traditional "Semba Brand" in the center of the city of Osaka. "Semba-higashi (船場)" is shown on the station signs at adjacent Sakaisuji-Hommachi Station, but both names are not announced on the trains as they are not co-station names.

A connecting track is located between the Chuo Line and the Yotsubashi Line (completed in 2014). Morinomiya Workshop will be consolidated with Midorigi Workshop by 2015.

Midosuji Line
1  Midōsuji Line for Namba (east), Tennoji and Nakamozu
2  Midōsuji Line for Umeda, Shin-Osaka and Senri-Chūō
Chūō Line
1  Chūō Line for Tanimachi Yonchome, Morinomiya, Nagata, Ikoma and Gakken Nara-Tomigaoka
2  Chūō Line for Bentencho, Osakako and Cosmosquare
Yotsubashi Line
1  Yotsubashi Line for Namba (west), Daikokucho and Suminoekoen
2  Yotsubashi Line for Nishi-Umeda

Surroundings

Adjacent stations

« Service »
Midosuji Line
Yodoyabashi (M17) - Shinsaibashi (M19)
Chūō Line
Awaza (C15) - Sakaisuji-Hommachi (C17)
Yotsubashi Line
Higobashi (Y12) - Yotsubashi (Y14)
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