Mita Station

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Mita Station
三田駅
Mita-Sta-A9.JPG
Station entrance A9, May 2011
Location
Prefecture Tokyo
(See other stations in Tokyo)
Ward Minato
Neighborhood etc. 5-34-10 Shiba
(in Japanese) 港区芝5-34-10
History
Year opened 1968
Rail services
Station number(s)
  • A-08
  • I-04
Operator(s) Tokyo Metropolitan Bureau of Transportation
Line(s)

Mita Station (三田駅 Mita-eki?) is a subway station in Minato, Tokyo, Japan, operated by Tokyo Metropolitan Bureau of Transportation (Toei). It is adjacent to Tamachi Station on the Yamanote Line and Keihin-Tohoku Line and is a major station for commuters due to the proximity of many office and condominium developments. It is also the closest station to the main campus of Keio University.

Lines[edit]

Mita Station is served by the following lines.

Station layout[edit]

The station consists of two sets of platforms, for the Asakusa Line and Mita Line. The Asakusa Line is served by an island platform (platforms 1 and 2) located on the second basement ("B2F") level, while the Mita Line is served by two side platforms located on separate levels, with the southbound platform (platform 3) on the second basement ("B2F") level, and the northbound platform (platform 4) on the third basement ("B3F") level.

Platforms[edit]

1 Toei Asakusa Line for Sengakuji, Nishi-Magome
Keikyu Main Line for Haneda Airport and Misakiguchi
2 Toei Asakusa Line for Nihombashi, Oshiage
Keisei Main Line for Narita Airport
Hokuso Line for Imba Nihon-idai
3 Toei Mita Line for Meguro
Tokyu Meguro Line for Hiyoshi
4 Toei Line for Ōtemachi, Sugamo, and Nishi-Takashimadaira

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Toei Asakusa Line (A-08)
Sengakuji (A-07) - Daimon (A-09)
Toei Mita Line (I-04)
Shirokane-Takanawa (I-03) - Shibakōen (I-05)

History[edit]

The station opened on 21 June 1968, initially served only by the Toei Asakusa Line.[1] The Mita Line station opened on 27 November 1973.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Terada, Hirokazu (19 January 2013). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 217-218. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°38′53″N 139°44′56″E / 35.648174°N 139.748807°E / 35.648174; 139.748807