Oshiage Station

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Coordinates: 35°42′40″N 139°48′48″E / 35.7110°N 139.8133°E / 35.7110; 139.8133

Oshiage (Skytree) Station
押上〈スカイツリー前〉駅
Oshiage Station B3 20120429.JPG
Exit B3, April 2012
Location
Prefecture Tokyo
(See other stations in Tokyo)
Ward Sumida
Neighborhood etc. 1 Oshiage
(in Japanese) 墨田区押上1
Rail services
Station number(s) A-20 (Toei Asakusa Line)
Z-14 (Hanzōmon Line)
TS-03 (Tobu)
KS-45 (Keisei)
Operator(s) Tokyo Metro, Tobu Railway, Toei, Keisei Electric Railway
Line(s) Keisei Oshiage Line, Tobu Skytree Line, Toei Asakusa Line, Tokyo Metro Hanzōmon Line

Oshiage (Skytree) Station (押上〈スカイツリー前〉駅 Oshiage-Sukaitsurīmae-eki?) is a railway station in Sumida, Tokyo, Japan, jointly operated by Tokyo Metro, Tobu Railway, Toei, and Keisei Electric Railway. It is adjacent to the Tokyo Skytree complex.

Lines[edit]

Oshiage Station is served by the following lines.

Station layout[edit]

There are two sets of platforms, one for Keisei/Toei at level B1, and the other for Tokyo Metro/Tobu at level B3. Each consists of two island platforms serving four tracks.

Keisei/Toei[edit]

On the Keisei/Toei section, trains to Nishi-Magome and the Keikyu Network leave from platforms 1, 2 or 3. Trains for Aoto and the Keisei/Hokusō/Shibayama network leave from platforms 3 and 4, although Keisei and Hokusō trains can also use platform 2.

Tokyo Metro/Tobu[edit]

1 Tokyo Metro Hanzomon Line for Shibuya
Tokyu Den-en-toshi Line for Chuo-Rinkan
2, 3 Tokyo Metro Hanzomon Line for Shibuya
Tokyu Den-en-toshi Line for Chuo-Rinkan
4 Tobu Skytree Line for Kita-Koshigaya and Tōbu-Dōbutsu-Kōen
Tobu Isesaki Line for Kuki
Tōbu Nikkō Line for Minami-Kurihashi

Platform 1 is used by through services from the Tobu Skytree Line. Platforms 2 and 3 are used by Hanzomon Line services terminating and starting at this station.

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Keisei Oshiage Line (KS45)
Through to Toei Asakusa Line   Rapid Limited Express   Aoto (KS09)
Through to Toei Asakusa Line   Access Express   Aoto (KS09)
Through to Toei Asakusa Line   Limited Express   Aoto (KS09)
Through to Toei Asakusa Line   Commuter Limited Express   Aoto (KS09)
Through to Toei Asakusa Line   Rapid   Aoto (KS09)
Through to Toei Asakusa Line   Local   Keisei-Hikifune (KS46)
Toei Asakusa Line (A-20)
Asakusa (A-18)   Airport Limited Express   Through to Keisei Oshiage Line
Honjo-azumabashi (A-19)   Rapid Limited Express   Through to Keisei Oshiage Line
Honjo-azumabashi (A-19)   Access Express   Through to Keisei Oshiage Line
Honjo-azumabashi (A-19)   Limited Express   Through to Keisei Oshiage Line
Honjo-azumabashi (A-19)   Commuter Limited Express   Through to Keisei Oshiage Line
Honjo-azumabashi (A-19)   Rapid   Through to Keisei Oshiage Line
Honjo-azumabashi (A-19)   Local   Through to Keisei Oshiage Line
Tokyo Metro Hanzōmon Line (Z-14)
Kinshichō (Z-13) Local Through to Tobu Skytree Line
Tobu Skytree Line (TS-03)
Through to Tokyo Metro Hanzōmon Line   Express   Hikifune (TS-04)
Through to Tokyo Metro Hanzōmon Line   Semi-Express   Hikifune (TS-04)

History[edit]

The Keisei station opened on 3 November 1912.[1] The Toei station opened on 4 December 1960.[1] The Tobu station opened on 19 March 2003.[2]

Surrounding area[edit]

The station is located at the Oshiage-eki-mae intersection of Metropolitan Routes 453 and 465 (Asakusa-dōri and Yotsume-dōri respectively).

Other Stations[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Terada, Hirokazu (July 2002). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 215. ISBN 4-87366-874-3. 
  2. ^ "押上(スカイツリー前)駅" [Oshiage (Skytree) Station]. Japan: Tobu Railway Company. Retrieved 23 May 2012. 

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