Awajichō Station

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Awajicho Station

Awajicho - Ogawamachi Station A4 20160507.JPG
Entrance A4 providing access to Awajicho and Ogawamachi Stations
Location1-2 Kanda-awajicho, Chiyoda, Tokyo 101-0063
Operated byTokyo Metro logo.svg Tokyo Metro
Line(s)M Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line
Distance7.2 km from Ikebukuro
Platforms2 side platforms
Other information
Station codeM-19
Opened20 March 1956 (1956-03-20)
Preceding station   Tokyo Metro   Following station
toward Ogikubo or Hōnanchō
Marunouchi Line
toward Ikebukuro
Awajicho Station is located in Tokyo
Awajicho Station
Awajicho Station
Location within Tokyo
Awajicho Station is located in Japan
Awajicho Station
Awajicho Station
Awajicho Station (Japan)

Awajicho Station (淡路町駅, Awajichō-eki) is a subway station on the Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line in Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan, operated by the Tokyo subway operator Tokyo Metro.


Awajicho Station is served by the Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line, and is 7.2 km from northern terminus of the line at Ikebukuro.[1] The station is numbered "M-19".

The station offers underground passenger connections to Ogawamachi Station on the Toei Shinjuku Line and Shin-Ochanomizu Station on the Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line.

Station layout[edit]

The station has two side platforms located on the basement ("B1F") level, serving two tracks. Platform 1 is accessed via entrances A1 to A3, while platform 2 is accessed via entrances A4 to A5. Passenger access between the two platforms is also provided via an underpass at the south end.


1 M Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line for Tokyo, Shinjuku, and Ogikubo
2 M Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line for Ochanomizu and Ikebukuro


The station opened on 20 March 1956.[1]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2014, the station was used by an average of 55,155 passengers daily.

Surrounding area[edit]

The nearby Holy Resurrection Cathedral


Other stations[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b Terada, Hirokazu (19 January 2013). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways] (in Japanese). Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 214. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4.

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Coordinates: 35°41′42″N 139°46′03″E / 35.69492°N 139.76746°E / 35.69492; 139.76746