Tokyu Oimachi Line ( is a railway line in Japan operated by the 東急大井町線 Tōkyū Ōimachi-sen) private railway operator Tokyu Corporation. It extends from Ōimachi in Shinagawa, Tokyo, to Mizonokuchi in Kawasaki, Kanagawa.
Stations [ edit ]
All-stations "Local" services are classified as blue and green. The latter runs on the express track between Futako-Tamagawa and Mizonokuchi and does not stop at Futako-Shinchi or Takatsu. Limited-stop "Express" services are also provided.
Rolling stock [ edit ]
Local services [ edit ]
Express services [ edit ]
History [ edit ]
6 July 1927:
Ōimachi - Ōokayama opened by the Meguro-Kamata Electric Railway ( 目黒蒲田電鉄) 1 November 1929:
Jiyūgaoka - Futako-Tamagawa opened by the Meguro-Kamata Electric Railway. 25 December 1929:
Ōokayama - Jiyūgaoka opened by Meguro-Kamata Electric Railway. 29 June 1938: The Meguro-Kamata Railway absorbed into the Tokyo-Yokohama Electric Railway
(. 東京横浜電鉄) 15 January 1958: Electric supply raised to 1,500 V DC.
11 October 1963: The line is renamed
Den-en-toshi Line, together with the section south of Futako-Tamagawa. 16 November 1977: Through running starts between Shibuya and Nagatsuta.
12 August 1979: Line renamed Ōimachi Line, separated from Den-en-toshi Line south of Futako-Tamagawa.
23 February 2008:
ATS replaced by ATC. 28 March 2008: Express services started.
11 July 2009: Ōimachi Line extended to
Mizonokuchi from Futako-Tamagawa.
References [ edit ]
"80周年を迎え進化する東急大井町線-その1-". Japan Railfan Magazine (in Japanese): 118–125. July 2008. ( 鉄道ファン)