Yoyogi Station

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Coordinates: 35°41′02″N 139°42′08″E / 35.683828°N 139.702320°E / 35.683828; 139.702320

Yoyogi Station
代々木駅
YoyogiSta200505.jpg
Yoyogi Station viewed from Shinjuku
Location
Prefecture Tokyo
(See other stations in Tokyo)
Ward Shibuya
Neighborhood etc. 1 Yoyogi
(in Japanese) 東京都渋谷区代々木1丁目
History
Year opened 1906
Rail services
Station number(s) E-26 (Toei)
Operator(s) JR East, Toei Subway
Line(s) Chūō-Sōbu Line, Yamanote Line Toei Ōedo Line

Yoyogi Station (代々木駅 Yoyogi-eki?) is a railway station in Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan, operated by the East Japan Railway Company (JR East) and Tokyo Metropolitan Bureau of Transportation (Toei). It is station E-26 under Toei's numbering system.

Station layout[edit]

JR East[edit]

The JR East station consists of two ground-level side platforms on either side of an island platform, serving four tracks in total.


1 Yamanote Line for Shinjuku and Ikebukuro
2 Yamanote Line for Shibuya and Shinagawa
3 Chūō-Sōbu Line for Shinjuku, Nakano, and Mitaka
4 Chūō-Sōbu Line for Ochanomizu, Akihabara, Funabashi, and Chiba

There are three exits: East exit, West exit, and North exit. The latter two provide easy access to the Ōedo line.

Toei[edit]

The Toei Ōedo Line station has one underground island platform serving two tracks.


1 Toei Ōedo Line for Roppongi
2 Toei Ōedo Line for Hikarigaoka

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Yamanote Line
Harajuku - Shinjuku
Chūō-Sōbu Line
Sendagaya - Shinjuku
Toei Oedo Line (E-26)
Kokuritsu-Kyōgijō (E-25) - Shinjuku (E-27)

History[edit]

The station first opened on 23 October 1906 by a private company as a station on the Chūō Main Line, but was nationalized only a week later when the Japanese National Railways (JNR) took over the company and all of its assessments. The underground Toei Ōedo Line station opened on 20 April 2000.[1]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2013, the JR East station was used by an average of 70,016 passengers daily (boarding passengers only), making it the 63rd-busiest station operated by JR East.[2] In fiscal 2013, the Toei station was used by an average of 17,382 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[3] The daily average passenger figures (boarding passengers only) for JR East in previous years are as shown below.

Fiscal year Daily average
2000 55,062[4]
2005 68,471[5]
2010 69,704[6]
2011 69,466[7]
2012 70,418[8]
2013 70,016[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Terada, Hirokazu (July 2002). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. ISBN 4-87366-874-3. 
  2. ^ a b 各駅の乗車人員 (2013年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2013)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 24 January 2015. 
  3. ^ 各駅乗降人員一覧 [Station usage figures] (in Japanese). Tokyo Metropolitan Bureau of Transportation. Retrieved 24 January 2015. 
  4. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2000年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2000)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 24 January 2015. 
  5. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2005年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2005)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 24 January 2015. 
  6. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2010年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2010)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 24 January 2015. 
  7. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2011年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2011)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 24 January 2015. 
  8. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2012年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2012)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 24 January 2015. 

External links[edit]