Tenjimbashisuji Rokuchōme Station

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Tenjimbashisuji 6-chome Station
天神橋筋六丁目駅
Osaka-subway-T18-Tenjimbashisuji-6chome-station-platform.jpg
Tanimachi Line platform, January 2008
Location
Prefecture Osaka
(See other stations in Osaka)
City Osaka
Ward Kita
Neighborhood etc. Tenjimbashi Rokuchome
Coordinates 34°42′38.17″N 135°30′38.82″E / 34.7106028°N 135.5107833°E / 34.7106028; 135.5107833Coordinates: 34°42′38.17″N 135°30′38.82″E / 34.7106028°N 135.5107833°E / 34.7106028; 135.5107833
(in Japanese) 大阪市北区天神橋六丁目
History
Year opened 1925
Former name Tenjimbashi Station
Present name since 1969
Rail services
Station number(s) K11, T18
Operator(s) Osaka Municipal Subway
Hankyu Corp.
Line(s) Tanimachi Line
Sakaisuji Line
Senri Line
Tenroku Hankyū Building was the former Tenjinbashi terminal of Hankyu.

Tenjimbashisuji 6-chome Station (天神橋筋六丁目駅 Tenjimbashisuji Roku-chōme Eki?) is located in Tenjimbashi Rokuchome, Kita-ku, Osaka, Japan. Nicknamed, "Ten-roku", it is located on the Osaka Municipal Subway Tanimachi Line, the Sakaisuji Line and the Hankyu Railway Senri Line (also through trains to the Kyoto Line).

Until 1969 there was the terminal station of the Hankyū Senri Line named Tenjinbashi Station (天神橋駅) which opened in 1925. When the Sakaisuji Line subway opened, the station was replaced by the underground Tenjimbashisuji 6-chome Station. The station building (Ten-Roku Hankyu Building) and platforms remained until 2009, when the building was demolished to make way for high-rise condominiums.

The world's largest covered shopping street, known as the Tenjimbashisuji Shotengai, begins at Ten-roku. It is 2.6 kilometres (1.6 mi) long.

Layout[edit]

There is an island platform with two tracks for each line.

Tanimachi Line (T18)
1 Tanimachi Line for Higahi-Umeda, Tennoji, and Yaominami
2 Tanimachi Line for Miyakojima and Dainichi
Sakaisuji Line (K11) and Hankyu Railway Senri Line
1 Sakaisuji Line for Sakaisuji-Hommachi, Nippombashi, Dobutsuen-mae, and Tengachaya
2 Hankyu Railway Senri Line for Awaji, Kita-Senri, Takatsuki-shi, and Kyoto (Kawaramachi)

Stations next to Tenjimbashisuji Rokuchome[edit]

« Service »
Osaka Municipal Subway Tanimachi Line (T18)
Miyakojima (T17) - Nakazakicho (T19)
Osaka Municipal Subway Sakaisuji Line (K11)
Hankyu Railway Senri Line (K11)
Kunijima (Senri Line, HK-87)   Local   Ogimachi (Sakaisuji Line, K12)
Awaji (Senri Line, HK-63)   Semi-Express   Ogimachi (Sakaisuji Line, K12)
Awaji (Senri Line, HK-63)   Limited Express "Hozu"   Nippombashi (Sakaisuji Line, K17)

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