Toyosu Station

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Toyosu Station
豊洲駅
Tokyo-Metro-Toyosu-Station-01.jpg
Exit 7 of the Tokyo Metro station, with the end of the elevated Yurikamome tracks just visible, September 2011
Location
Prefecture Tokyo
(See other stations in Tokyo)
Ward Kōtō
Neighborhood etc. Toyosu
Postal code 135-0061
(in Japanese) 東京都江東区豊洲
History
Year opened 1988
Rail services
Operator(s) Tokyo Waterfront New Transit Corporation
Tokyo Metro
Line(s) Yurikamome
Tokyo Metro Yurakucho Line
Aiga bus inv.svg Small bus terminal at this station

Toyosu Station (豊洲駅 Toyosu-eki?) is a railway station in Kōtō, Tokyo, Japan, operated by Tokyo Metro and Tokyo Waterfront New Transit Corporation.

Lines[edit]

Toyosu Station is served by the Tokyo Metro Yurakucho Line subway and the Yurikamome.

Station layout[edit]

It actually consists of an underground metro station (numbered Y-22) on the Tokyo Metro Yurakucho Line, and an elevated station forming the eastern terminus of the Yurikamome Line (station number U-16).


Tokyo Metro[edit]

Tokyo Metro
Toyosu Station
豊洲駅
Tokyo-Metro-Toyosu-Station-02.jpg
Exit 7 of the Tokyo Metro station, September 2011
Location
Prefecture Tokyo
Ward Kōtō
Neighborhood etc. 4-1-1 Toyosu
Postal code 135-0061
(in Japanese) 東京都江東区豊洲4-1-1
History
Year opened 1988
Rail services
Station number(s) Y-22
Operator(s) Tokyo Metro
Line(s) Tokyo Metro Yurakucho Line
Statistics 160,196 passengers/day (FY2012)

Platforms[edit]

The subway station has two island platforms located on the third basement ("B3F") level, serving four tracks. The two centre tracks were completed on 1 March 2013, for use by terminating services from the start of the revised timetable on 16 March 2013.[1]


1 Tokyo Metro Yurakucho Line for Shin-kiba
2 Tokyo Metro Yurakucho Line (Terminating trains only)
3/4 Tokyo Metro Yurakucho Line for Ikebukuro and Wakōshi
Tobu Tojo Line for Shinrinkōen
Seibu Ikebukuro Line for Hannō

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Tokyo Metro Yurakucho Line (Y-22)
Tsukishima (Y-21) - Tatsumi (Y-23)


Yurikamome[edit]

Yurikamome
Toyosu Station
豊洲駅
Yurikamome Toyosu stn.jpg
The Yurikamome station, 2006
Location
Prefecture Tokyo
Ward Kōtō
Neighborhood etc. Toyosu
Postal code 135-0061
(in Japanese) 東京都江東区豊洲
History
Year opened 2006
Rail services
Station number(s) U-16
Operator(s) Tokyo Waterfront New Transit Corporation
Line(s) Yurikamome

Platforms[edit]

The station consists of a single elevated island platform serving two terminating tracks.

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Yurikamome
Shin-toyosu - Terminus


History[edit]

The subway station opened on 8 June 1988 when the Yurakucho Line was extended from Shintomichō to Shin-kiba.[2] The Yurikamome station opened on 27 March 2006 when the line was extended from Ariake.[2]

The Tokyo Metro station platforms were renumbered 1 to 4 from 1 March 2013 following completion of the two centre tracks for use by terminating trains.[1]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2012, the Tokyo Metro station was used by an average of 160,196 passengers daily.[3] The passenger figures for previous years are as shown below.

Fiscal year Daily average
2010 138,876[4]
2011 154,214[5]
2012 160,196[3]

Surrounding area[edit]

Toyosu has gained popularity due to the increase in high-rise apartments, such as Park City Toyosu, The Toyosu Tower, City Towers Toyosu, and the large shopping mall known as Lalaport Toyosu.

Other places of note in the vicinity include the following.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "有楽町線豊洲駅で中線の入線試運転" [Test running starts on centre tracks at Toyosu Station on the Yurakucho Line]. Japan Railfan Magazine Online (in Japanese). Japan: Koyusha Co., Ltd. 5 March 2013. Retrieved 5 March 2013. 
  2. ^ 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. pp. 216–220. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4. 
  3. ^ a b "各駅の乗降人員ランキング 2012年度" [Station passenger figures (fiscal 2012)] (in Japanese). Japan: Tokyo Metro. 2013. Retrieved 15 July 2013. 
  4. ^ "各駅の乗降人員ランキング 2010年度" [Station passenger figures (fiscal 2010)] (in Japanese). Japan: Tokyo Metro. 2011. Retrieved 15 July 2013. 
  5. ^ "各駅の乗降人員ランキング 2011年度" [Station passenger figures (fiscal 2011)] (in Japanese). Japan: Tokyo Metro. 2012. Retrieved 15 July 2013. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°39′18″N 139°47′46″E / 35.654995°N 139.796079°E / 35.654995; 139.796079