Hikifune Station

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Not to be confused with Keisei-Hikifune Station. ‹See Tfd›
Hikifune Station
曳舟駅
Tobu Hikifune sta 001.jpg
Station entrance, January 2008
Location
Prefecture Tokyo
(See other stations in Tokyo)
Ward Sumida
Neighborhood etc. 2-26-6 Higashimukōjima
(in Japanese) 墨田区東向島2-26-6
History
Year opened 1902
Rail services
Operator(s) Tobu Railway
Line(s) Tobu Skytree Line
Tobu Kameido Line
Statistics 24,135 passengers/day [1]

Hikifune Station (曳舟駅 Hikifune-eki?) is a railway station in Sumida, Tokyo, Japan, operated by the private railway operator Tobu Railway.

Lines[edit]

Hikifune Station is served by the Tobu Skytree Line and Tōbu Kameido Line, and is located 2.4 km from the Tokyo terminus at Asakusa Station.[2] It is also where the Skytree line and trains going to Oshiage Station and the Tokyo Metro Hanzōmon Line split.

Station layout[edit]

Platforms[edit]

Track diagram
1/2 Tobu Skytree Line for Kita-Senju, Kasukabe, Tōbu-Dōbutsu-Kōen, Kuki, and Minami-Kurihashi
3/4 Tobu Skytree Line for Asakusa and Tokyo Metro Hanzōmon Line to Oshiage, Shibuya, and Chūō-Rinkan
5 Tobu Kameido Line for Kameido

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Tobu Skytree Line (TS-04)
Limited Express Spacia: no stop
Limited Express Ryōmō: no stop
Limited Express Kirifuri: no stop
Limited Express Shimotsuke: no stop
Rapid: no stop
Section Rapid: no stop
Tokyo Skytree (TS-02)   Local   Higashi-Mukōjima (TS-05)
Tokyo Skytree (TS-02)   Section Semi-Express   Higashi-Mukōjima (TS-05)
Tokyo Skytree (TS-02)   Section Express   Higashi-Mukōjima (TS-05)
Oshiage (TS-03)   Semi-Express   Kita-Senju (TS-09)
Oshiage (TS-03)   Express   Kita-Senju (TS-09)
Tobu Kameido Line (TS-04)
Omurai (TS-41) - Terminus

History[edit]

A Tobu 7800 series EMU at Hikifune Station

The station opened on 1 April 1902.[2]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2012, the station was used by an average of 24,135 passengers daily.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hikifune Station information (Tobu Railway) (Japanese)
  2. ^ a b Terada, Hirokazu (July 2002). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 197. ISBN 4-87366-874-3. 
  3. ^ "駅情報(乗降人員)" [Station information (Passenger statistics)] (in Japanese). Japan: Tobu Railway. Retrieved 14 June 2014. 

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 35°43′07″N 139°49′01″E / 35.7187°N 139.8170°E / 35.7187; 139.8170