Kokusai-Tenjijō Station

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Kokusai-Tenjijō Station
国際展示場駅
Kokusaitenjijo-station-front2009-aug.jpg
Kokusai-Tenjijō Station, August 2009
Location
Prefecture Tokyo
(See other stations in Tokyo)
Ward Kōtō
History
Year opened 1996
Rail services
Operator(s) Tokyo Waterfront Area Rapid Transit
Line(s) Rinkai Line
Aiga bus inv.svg Small bus terminal at this station

Kokusai-Tenjijō Station (国際展示場駅 Kokusai-Tenjijō-eki?, lit. "International Exhibition Centre Station") is a railway station on the Rinkai Line in Kōtō, Tokyo, Japan, operated by Tokyo Waterfront Area Rapid Transit (TWR). The station serves the Tokyo Big Sight exhibition centre, after which the station is named.

Lines[edit]

Kokusai-Tenjijō Station is served by the Rinkai Line from Ōsaki to Shin-Kiba. The station is situated between Tokyo Teleport and Shinonome stations, and is 3.51 km from the starting point of the Rinkai Line at Shin-Kiba.[1]

Services[edit]

Many trains inter-run over the JR East Saikyo Line and Kawagoe Line to Kawagoe in Saitama Prefecture.

Station layout[edit]

The station has a single underground island platform serving two tracks.[1]

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Rinkai Line
Tokyo Teleport - Shinonome

History[edit]

The station opened on 30 March 1996.[2]

Surrounding area[edit]

Hotels[edit]

  • Tokyo Bay Ariake Washington Hotel[3]
  • Hotel Sunroute Ariake

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "東京臨海高速臨海副都心線新木場―東京テレポート間開業" [Rinkai Fukutoshin Line opens between Shin-Kiba and Tokyo Teleport]. Japan Railfan Magazine (Japan: Koyusha Co., Ltd.) 36 (422): p.87. June 1996. 
  2. ^ Terada, Hirokazu (July 2002). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 196. ISBN 4-87366-874-3. 
  3. ^ Tokyo Bay Ariake Washington Hotel website

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°38′04″N 139°47′30″E / 35.634463°N 139.791792°E / 35.634463; 139.791792