Takanawadai Station

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Takanawadai Station
高輪台駅
Takanawadai-station-platform.jpg
Platform level of Takanawadai Station.
Location
Prefecture Tokyo
(See other stations in Tokyo)
Ward Minato
History
Year opened 1968
Rail services
Station number(s) A-06
Operator(s) Tokyo Metropolitan Bureau of Transportation
Line(s) Asakusa Line

Takanawadai Station (高輪台駅 Takanawadai-eki?) is a subway station on the Toei Asakusa Line, operated by the Tokyo Metropolitan Bureau of Transportation. It is located in Minato, Tokyo, Japan. Its number is A-06.

Takanawadai has one platform serving two tracks. Track 1 is for passengers traveling toward Nishi-Magome Station. Track 2 serves those heading toward Sengakuji and Oshiage Stations.

The station serves the Shirokanedai neighborhood. Nearby are Meiji Gakuin University; several hotels including the Grand Prince Takanawa and the New Grand Prince Takanawa, the Le Méridien Pacific Tokyo and the Takanawa Tobu; and housing for the House of Representatives.

Takanawadai opened on November 15, 1968, as a station on Toei Line 1. In 1978, the line took its present name.

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Toei Asakusa Line (A-06)
Gotanda (A-05) - Sengakuji (A-07)

Coordinates: 35°37′54″N 139°43′49″E / 35.6318°N 139.7303°E / 35.6318; 139.7303