Hatsudai Station

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Coordinates: 35°40′52″N 139°41′11″E / 35.68111°N 139.68639°E / 35.68111; 139.68639

Entrance to the underground station

Hatsudai Station (初台駅 Hatsudai-eki?) is a railway station on the Keio New Line in Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan, operated by the private railway operator Keio Corporation.[1]

Station layout[edit]

1 Keio New Line for Sasazuka
Keio Line for Meidaimae, Chōfu, and Hashimoto
2 Keio New Line for Shinjuku
Toei Shinjuku Line for Ichigaya, Ōjima, and Motoyawata

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Keio New Line
Shinjuku   Express   Hatagaya
Shinjuku   Semi Express   Hatagaya
Shinjuku   Rapid   Hatagaya
Shinjuku   Local   Hatagaya

History[edit]

Hatsudai Station opened on 11 June 1914.[2]

Surrounding area[edit]

Hatsudai is the closest station to Opera City Tower and the New National Theatre, Tokyo. The area is served by several bus lines as well, in particular along Opera Dori and Shin Kokuritsu Gekijo-mae at the Central and South Exits.

The area around Hatsudai Station is home to corporations such as Lotte, Casio and NTT East, as well as to the Kanto International Senior High School.

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.keio.co.jp/english/railwaymap/index.html
  2. ^ 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. 228. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4.