Kiba Station

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Kiba Station
木場駅
Kiba Station Exit 4b 20121026.JPG
Exit 4b of Kiba Station, October 2012
Location
Prefecture Tokyo
(See other stations in Tokyo)
Ward Kōtō
Neighborhood etc. 東京都江東区木場5-5-1
Postal code 135-0042
(in Japanese) 5-5-1 Kiba
History
Year opened 1967
Rail services
Station number(s) T-13
Operator(s) Tokyo Metro
Line(s) Tokyo Metro Tōzai Line
Statistics 54,071 passengers/day (FY2000)
Aiga bus inv.svg There is a bus stop near this station

Kiba Station (木場駅 Kiba-eki?) is a subway station on the Tokyo Metro Tōzai Line in Kiba, Koto, Tokyo, Japan, operated by Tokyo Metro. It is numbered T-13.

Lines[edit]

Kiba Station is served by the Tokyo Metro Tōzai Line from Nakano in the east to Nishi-Funabashi in the west, and is located 14.9 km from Nakano.[1]

Station layout[edit]

Exit 3, October 2012

The station has a single underground island platform on the 4th basement level, serving two tracks.[2]

Platforms[edit]

1 Tokyo Metro Tōzai Line for Nishi-Funabashi, Tsudanuma, and Tōyō-Katsutadai
2 Tokyo Metro Tōzai Line for Nihombashi, Otemachi, Nakano, and Mitaka

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Tokyo Metro Tōzai Line (T-13)
Monzen-Nakachō (T-12)   Rapid   Tōyōchō (T-14)
Monzen-Nakachō (T-12)   Local   Tōyōchō (T-14)

History[edit]

Kiba Station opened on 14 September 1967.[1] It was the first Tokyo Metro station to be built by shield tunneling.[citation needed]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2000, the station was used by an average of 54,071 passengers daily.[1]

Surrounding area[edit]

Kiba Park, September 2011

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Terada, Hirokazu (July 2002). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. ISBN 4-87366-874-3. 
  2. ^ "木場駅 構内図" [Kiba Station guide map]. Tokyo Metro official website (in Japanese). Japan: Tokyo Metro Co., Ltd. 30 April 2010. Retrieved 26 October 2012. 

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 35°40′10″N 139°48′23″E / 35.669391°N 139.806521°E / 35.669391; 139.806521