Yūtenji Station

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Yūtenji Station
祐天寺駅
TKK Yūtenji station East.jpg
Station building east side, June 2009
Location
Prefecture Tokyo
(See other stations in Tokyo)
Ward Meguro
Neighborhood etc. 2-13-3 Yūtenji
(in Japanese) 東京都目黒区祐天寺2-13-3
History
Year opened 1927
Rail services
Station number(s) TY04
Operator(s) Tokyu Corporation
Line(s) Tōkyū Tōyoko Line

Yūtenji Station (祐天寺駅 Yūtenji-eki?) is an elevated railway station on the Tōkyū Tōyoko Line in Meguro, Tokyo, Japan, operated by Tokyu Corporation.

Lines[edit]

Yūtenji Station is served by the Tōkyū Tōyoko Line from Shibuya in Tokyo. It is located 3.2 km from the terminus of the line at Shibuya.[1]

Station layout[edit]

View of the platforms, February 2009
1 Tōkyū Tōyoko Line for Jiyūgaoka, Musashi-Kosugi, Kikuna, and Yokohama
Minatomirai Line for Motomachi-Chūkagai
2 Tōkyū Tōyoko Line for Naka-Meguro, and Shibuya,
Subway TokyoFukutoshin.png Tokyo Metro Fukutoshin Line for Kotake-Mukaihara and Wakōshi

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Tōkyū Tōyoko Line
Naka-Meguro   Local   Gakugei-daigaku
Express: no stop
Commuter Express: no stop
Limited Express: no stop

History[edit]

Yūtenji Station opened on 28 August 1927.[1]

Surrounding area[edit]

Yūtenji (祐天寺?) is a district of Meguro, Tokyo. It was named after a Pure Land Buddhist temple built in 1718.[citation needed]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Terada, Hirokazu (July 2002). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 208. ISBN 4-87366-874-3. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°38′15″N 139°41′28″E / 35.637505°N 139.691225°E / 35.637505; 139.691225