Akabane-iwabuchi Station

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Akabane-iwabuchi Station
赤羽岩淵駅
Akabane-Iwabuchi-Sta-1.JPG
A station entrance, May 2010
Location
Prefecture Tokyo
(See other stations in Tokyo)
Ward Kita
Neighborhood etc. 1-52-8 Akabane
Coordinates 35°47′0″N 139°43′20″E / 35.78333°N 139.72222°E / 35.78333; 139.72222Coordinates: 35°47′0″N 139°43′20″E / 35.78333°N 139.72222°E / 35.78333; 139.72222
Postal code 115-0045
(in Japanese) 東京都北区赤羽1-52-8
History
Year opened 1991
Rail services
Station number(s) N-19
Operator(s) Tokyo Metro, Saitama Railway Corporation
Line(s) Tokyo Metro Namboku Line, Saitama Rapid Railway Line

Akabane-iwabuchi Station (赤羽岩淵駅 Akabane-iwabuchi-eki?) is a subway station in Kita, Tokyo, Japan, operated jointly by the Tokyo subway operator Tokyo Metro and the third sector railway operator Saitama Railway Corporation.

Lines[edit]

Akabane-iwabuchi Station is the northern terminus of the Tokyo Metro Namboku Line, with most services continuing northward on the Saitama Rapid Railway Line to Urawa-Misono. The station is numbered "N-19" on the Tokyo Metro network.

Station layout[edit]

The station concourse with ticket vending machines and barriers is located on the 2nd basement ("B2F") level, and the tracks are located on the 3rd basement ("B3F") level.

Platforms[edit]

The station has one island platform serving two tracks. The platforms are equipped with full-height platform screen doors.


1 Saitama Rapid Railway Line for Higashi-Kawaguchi and Urawa-Misono
2 Tokyo Metro Namboku Line for Meguro
Tokyu Meguro Line for Hiyoshi

Facilities and accessibility[edit]

The station concourse and platforms have elevator access. Universal access toilets are available on the 2nd basement level.

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Tokyo Metro Namboku Line (N-19)
Shimo (N-18) - Terminus
Saitama Rapid Railway Line
Terminus - Kawaguchi-Motogō

History[edit]

Akabane-Iwabuchi Station opened on the TRTA (present-day Tokyo Metro) Namboku Line on 29 November 1991.[1] The Saitama Rapid Railway Line extending northward from the station opened on 28 March 2001.[1]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2011, the station was used by an average of 72,807 Tokyo Metro passengers daily and 34,395 Saitama Rapid Railway Line (boarding passengers only).[1]

Surrounding area[edit]

The Arakawa River

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Terada, Hirokazu (19 January 2013). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 216. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4. 

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