Ōtemachi Station (Tokyo)

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T09 M18 C11 Z08 I09
Otemachi Station

Ootemachi station.svg
Layout of Otemachi Station
Location Chiyoda, Tokyo
Operated by
Platforms 2 side platforms (Marunouchi Line)
4 island platforms (Chiyoda/Mita/Tozai/Hanzomon lines)
Tracks 10
Other information
Station code
  • C-11 (Chiyoda Line)
  • I-09 (Mita Line)
  • M-18 (Marunouchi Line)
  • T-09 (Tozai Line)
  • Z-08 (Hanzomon Line)
Opened July 20, 1956
Otemachi Station is located in Tokyo
Otemachi Station
Otemachi Station
Location within Tokyo
Fare control area (March 2005)

Otemachi Station (大手町駅, Otemachi-eki) is a subway station in Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan, jointly operated by Tokyo Metro and Toei Subway. It is served by five lines, more than any other station on the Tokyo underground network, and is thus the biggest subway station in Tokyo.[1]

Otemachi is also within walking distance (either at street level or via underground passages) of Tokyo Station.


Station layout[edit]

1  Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line for Ginza, Shinjuku, and Ogikubo
2  Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line for Ochanomizu and Ikebukuro
3  Tokyo Metro Tōzai Line for Nishi-funabashi, Tsudanuma, and Toyo-Katsutadai
4  Tokyo Metro Tōzai Line for Takadanobaba, Nakano, Mitaka
5  Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line for Kasumigaseki, Yoyogi-uehara, and Karakida
6  Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line for Kita-senju, Ayase, Abiko, and Toride
7  Tokyo Metro Hanzōmon Line for Kudanshita, Shibuya, and Chuo-rinkan
8  Tokyo Metro Hanzōmon Line for Kinshicho, Oshiage, Tōbu-dōbutsu-kōen, Kuki, and Minami-kurihashi
1  Toei Mita Line for Meguro and Hiyoshi
2  Toei Mita Line for Sugamo and Nishi-takashimadaira

Adjacent stations[edit]

Exit D2
« Service »
Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line M18
Tokyo M17 - Awajicho M19
Tokyo Metro Tozai Line T09
Takebashi T08   Rapid   Nihombashi T10
Takebashi T08   Commuter Rapid   Nihombashi T10
Takebashi T08   Local   Nihombashi T10
Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line C11
Kasumigaseki C08 Limited Express Romancecar Kita-senju C18
Nijubashimae C10   Express   Shin-ochanomizu C12
Nijubashimae C10   Tama Express   Shin-ochanomizu C12
Nijubashimae C10   Semi Express   Shin-ochanomizu C12
Nijubashimae C10 Local Shin-ochanomizu C12
Tokyo Metro Hanzomon Line Z08
Jimbocho Z07 - Mitsukoshimae Z09
Toei Mita Line I09
Hibiya I08 - Jimbocho I10


The station opened on July 20, 1956 as a station on the Marunouchi Line. The Tōzai Line platforms opened on October 1, 1966 as a terminus of the line from Nakano, becoming through platforms on September 14, 1967. The Chiyoda Line platforms opened on December 20, 1969 as the terminus of the line from Kita-Senju; they became through platforms on March 20, 1971. The Mita Line platforms opened on June 30, 1972, and the Hanzōmon Line platforms on January 26, 1989.[2]


  1. ^ "Otemachi". Tokyo-Tokyo.com. Retrieved 12 April 2013. 
  2. ^ "Tokyo Subway". Robert Schwandl. Retrieved 12 April 2013. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°41′05″N 139°45′57″E / 35.684699°N 139.765964°E / 35.684699; 139.765964