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Tsurumi Line

The is part of the JR East rail network in Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan. It provides passenger service along a 7 km between Tsurumi Station in Tsurumi-ku, Yokohama and Ōgimachi Station in Kawasaki-ku, Kawasaki. Branches bring the total length of track to 9.7 km. The gauge is . Two segments of the line have double track. The line is electrified at 1,500 V DC.

Japan Freight Railway Company (JR Freight) operates on three segments of the line, often to carry petroleum and other chemicals from the numerous refineries and factories in the area. The line is also used to carry jet fuel from the US Navy fuel depot near Anzen Station through the Musashino Line to Yokota Air Base in west Tokyo.

Stations

Shin-Shibaura
Station Name Japanese Distance from
Tsurumi
Main line trains Ōkawa branch
line trains
Umi-Shibaura
branch line trains
Transfers Location
Tsurumi 鶴見 0.0
Keihin-Tōhoku Line Tsurumi-ku, Yokohama
Kokudō 国道 0.9
 
Tsurumi-Ono 鶴見小野 1.5
 
Bentembashi 弁天橋 2.4
 
Asano 浅野 3.0
 
新芝浦 3.9    
 
Umi-Shibaura 海芝浦 4.7
 
Anzen 安善 3.5
   
Ōkawa 大川 5.1  
    Kawasaki-ku, Kawasaki
Musashi-Shiraishi 武蔵白石 4.1
     
Hama-Kawasaki 浜川崎 5.7
    Nambu Branch Line
Shōwa 昭和 6.4
     
Ōgimachi 扇町 7.0
     

Branch lines

A 1.7 km branch from Asano Station brings service to Shin-Shibaura and Umi-Shibaura Stations and another extends 1 km to Musashi Shiraishi Station to Ōkawa Station.

Transfers

Tsurumi Station has service from the Keihin-Tōhoku Line. Hama-Kawasaki Station has service from a branch of the Nambu Line.

Shuttle Bus

A shuttle bus from Asano Station travels to Shin-Shibaura and Umi-Shibaura Station stations frequently. This bus is on a schedule alternating with the train to Umi-Shibaura Station, and is available only to Toshiba employees. Both the bus and the stops are marked with the Toshiba logo.

Equipment

A fleet of nine 3-car 205-1100 series EMUs operate on the line.

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