Tsukijishijō Station

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For the station on the Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line, see Tsukiji Station.
Tsukijishijō Station
築地市場駅
TsukijiShijouAsahi1.jpg
Station portal directly in front of main entrance to the Asahi Shinbun
Location
Prefecture Tokyo
(See other stations in Tokyo)
Ward Chūō
History
Year opened 2000
Rail services
Station number(s) E-18
Operator(s) Toei Subway
Line(s) Toei Ōedo Line

Tsukijishijō Station (築地市場駅 tsukiji shijō eki?) is a subway station in Chūō, Tokyo, Japan operated by the Tokyo subway operator Toei Subway. It serves the lower part of the Tsukiji district, including the enormous Tokyo Metropolitan Central Wholesale Market, the Tokyo headquarters of the Asahi Shinbun newspaper, and Japan's National Cancer Center.

The name of the station literally means "Tsukiji Market Station", and is planned to be changed when the wholesale market is moved from Tsukiji to Ariake.[citation needed]

Lines[edit]

Tsukijishijō Station is served by the Toei Ōedo Line, and is numbered E-18.

Station layout[edit]

The station consists of an underground island platform serving two tracks.

Platforms[edit]

1 Toei Ōedo Line for Ryōgoku and Iidabashi
2 Toei Ōedo Line for Daimon and Roppongi

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Toei Oedo Line (E-18)
Kachidoki (E-17) - Shiodome (E-19)

Surrounding area[edit]

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°39′54″N 139°46′02″E / 35.6649°N 139.7671°E / 35.6649; 139.7671