Hongō-sanchōme Station

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Hongō-sanchōme Station
本郷三丁目駅
Hongosanchome-Sta-1.JPG
Location
Prefecture Tokyo
(See other stations in Tokyo)
Ward Bunkyō
Rail services
Station number(s) M-21, E-08
Operator(s) Tokyo Metro, Toei Subway
Line(s) Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line
Toei Ōedo Line

Hongō-sanchōme Station (本郷三丁目駅 Hongō-sanchōme-eki?) is a railway station in Bunkyō, Tokyo, Japan, jointly operated by the Tokyo subway operators Tokyo Metro and Toei Subway. Part of the station originally lay within the Hongō-sanchōme district of Bunkyō Ward when the station was first opened, but following rezoning in 1965, the address of the station became Hongō-nichōme.

Lines[edit]

There is no direct connection between the platforms, so transfers require surfacing and re-entering. It is easier to change at Korakuen.

Platforms[edit]

Marunouchi Line ticket gates

Tokyo Metro[edit]

1 Marunouchi Line Shinjuku, and Ogikubo
2 Marunouchi Line Kōrakuen, and Ikebukuro

Toei[edit]

1 Toei Ōedo Line Iidabashi, and Tochōmae
2 Toei Ōedo Line Ryōgoku, and Daimon

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line (M-21)
Ochanomizu (M-20) - Kōrakuen (M-22)
Toei Oedo Line (E-08)
Kasuga (E-07) - Ueno-Okachimachi (E-09)

History[edit]

  • 20 January 1954: The Marunouchi Line station opens.
  • 1 April 1965: The station address becomes Hongō-nichōme.
  • 12 December 2000: The Toei Ōedo Line station opens.

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 35°42′24″N 139°45′36″E / 35.706728°N 139.759891°E / 35.706728; 139.759891