Yoyogi Station

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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]

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. 

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