Yūrakuchō Station

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Coordinates: 35°40′30″N 139°45′49″E / 35.674877°N 139.763646°E / 35.674877; 139.763646

Yūrakuchō Station
有楽町駅
Yurakucho-eki,2004-04-22.jpg
Yūrakuchō Station entrance
Location
Prefecture Tokyo
(See other stations in Tokyo)
Ward Chiyoda
History
Year opened 1910
Rail services
Station number(s) Y-18
Operator(s) JR East
Tokyo Metro
Line(s) Keihin-Tōhoku Line
Yamanote Line
Tokyo Metro Yūrakuchō Line

Yūrakuchō Station (有楽町駅 Yūrakuchō-eki?) is a railway station in Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East) and the Tokyo subway operator Tokyo Metro.

Lines[edit]

Yūrakuchō is served by the JR East Keihin-Tōhoku Line and Yamanote Line, and the Tokyo Metro Yurakucho Line subway. On Tokyo subway maps, nearby Hibiya Station is marked as an interchange and is linked to Yurakucho by underground passages.

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Yamanote Line
Tokyo - Shimbashi
Keihin-Tōhoku Line
Rapid: no stop
Tokyo   Local   Shimbashi
Tokyo Metro Yurakucho Line (Y18)
Sakuradamon (Y17) - Ginza-itchōme (Y19)

History[edit]

The elevated JR station opened on June 25, 1910. The subway station opened on October 30, 1974.

Waist-high platform edge doors were installed on the Yamanote Line platforms in July 2014, with operation scheduled to begin on 30 August 2014.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "山手線有楽町駅で可動式ホーム柵の設置工事" [Work to install platform edge doors at Yamanote Line Yurakucho Station]. Japan Railfan Magazine Online (in Japanese). Japan: Koyusha Co., Ltd. 2014-07-23. Retrieved 2014-07-24. 

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