Akebonobashi Station

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Akebonobashi Station
Entrance to Akebonobashi Station, March 2008
Prefecture Tokyo
(See other stations in Tokyo)
Ward Shinjuku
Neighborhood 7-1 Sumiyoshi-chō
Address in Japanese 東京都新宿区住吉町7-1
Opened 1980
Rail services
Station number(s) S-03
Operator(s) Tokyo Metropolitan Bureau of Transportation (Toei)
Line(s) Toei Shinjuku Line
Statistics 36,738 passengers/day [1]
Bus There is a bus stop near this station

Akebonobashi Station (曙橋駅 Akebonobashi-eki?) is a subway station on the Toei Shinjuku Line in Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan, operated by Toei Subway. Its station number is S-03.


Akebonobashi Station is served by the Toei Shinjuku Line.


Akebonobashi Station consists of two side platforms. Platform 1 is for trains for Shinjuku, Sasazuka and Hashimoto and Platform 2 for trains for Bakuro-yokoyama and Moto-yawata.


The station opened on March 16, 1980.

Surrounding area[edit]

Old signpost remaining for the former headquarters of Fuji Television in the nearby shopping street

The station lies beneath Akebonobashi, a bridge at the intersection of Tokyo Metropolitan Route 319 (Gaien-Higashi-dōri) and Metropolitan Route 302 (Yasukuni-dōri). The former headquarters of Fuji Television were located nearby, but have since been redeveloped into a high-rise apartment complex named Kawadacho Confo Garden. Other points of interest include:

Connecting bus services[edit]

Stop: Akebonobashi

Stop: Arakichō

Stop: Kappazaka-shita

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Express: no stop
Toei Shinjuku Line (S-03)
Shinjuku-sanchōme (S-02) Local Ichigaya (S-04)


External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°41′32.6″N 139°43′22″E / 35.692389°N 139.72278°E / 35.692389; 139.72278