Meguro Station

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Not to be confused with Naka-Meguro Station.
Meguro Station
目黒駅
Meguro-eki-2005-4-6 1.jpg
Ticket gates for Tokyu and subway lines inside the station
Location
Prefecture Tokyo
(See other stations in Tokyo)
Ward Shinagawa
Coordinates 35°38′02″N 139°42′58″E / 35.633983°N 139.71600°E / 35.633983; 139.71600Coordinates: 35°38′02″N 139°42′58″E / 35.633983°N 139.71600°E / 35.633983; 139.71600
History
Year opened 1885
Rail services
Station number(s) MG01, I-01, N-01
Operator(s) JR East
Tokyo Metro
Toei
Tokyu
Line(s) Yamanote Line
Tokyo Metro Namboku Line
Toei Mita Line
Tokyu Meguro Line

Meguro Station (目黒駅 Meguro-eki?) is a railway station in Tokyo's Shinagawa ward close to the boundary with Meguro ward. The station is just south of Meguro Dori (Meguro Street).

Lines[edit]

The Yamanote Line platforms, June 2014

Meguro Station is served by the following lines:

Station layout[edit]

The JR East part of the station consists of one island platform serving two tracks. It also has a "Midori no Madoguchi" staffed ticket office and a View Plaza travel agency. The combined Tokyu, Tokyo Metro, and Toei part of the station consists of an island platform located on the 4th basement ("4BF") level.

JR East platforms[edit]

1 Yamanote Line for Shinagawa and Tokyo
2 Yamanote Line for Shibuya, Shinjuku, and Ikebukuro

Tokyu/Toei/Tokyo Metro platforms[edit]

1 Tokyu Meguro Line for Musashi-Kosugi
2 Toei Mita Line for Nishi-Takashimadaira
Tokyo Metro Namboku Line for Akabane-Iwabuchi

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Yamanote Line
Ebisu - Gotanda
Tokyu Meguro Line (MG01)
Tokyo Metro Namboku Line (N-01)
Toei Mita Line (I-01)
Musashi-Koyama (MG03)   Express   Shirokanedai (N-02, I-02)
Fudōmae (MG02)   Local   Shirokanedai (N-02, I-02)

History[edit]

The JR East station (originally Nippon Railway station) opened on 16 March 1885.[1] The Namboku Line and Mita Line subway station opened on 26 September 2000.[2]

Half-height platform edge doors were installed on the two Yamanote Line platforms from 28 August 2010.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ JR East Meguro Station information Retrieved 4 March 2010. (Japanese)
  2. ^ 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. 
  3. ^ JR East press release: "山手線恵比寿駅、目黒駅のホームドア使用開始日について" (Introduction of platform doors at Yamanote Line Ebisu and Meguro Stations) (4 March 2010). Retrieved 4 March 2010. (Japanese)

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