Daikan-yama Station

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Daikan-yama

代官山
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The station entrance in March 2010
Location 19-4 Daikanyamachō, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 150-0034
Japan
Operated by TokyuLogotype.svg Tokyu Corporation
Line(s) Tokyu TY line symbol.svg Tokyu Toyoko Line
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 2
Connections Bus stop
Other information
Station code TY02
History
Opened 28 August 1927
Traffic
Passengers (FY2013) 29,483 daily
Location
 Daikan-yama is located in Japan
 Daikan-yama
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Daikan-yama
Location within Japan

Daikan-yama Station (代官山駅 Daikan-yama-eki?) is a railway station on the Tokyu Toyoko Line in Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan, operated by the private railway operator Tokyu Corporation.

Station layout[edit]

This station consists of two opposed side platforms serving two tracks. This station can only accommodate eight-car length trains.

Platforms[edit]

1  Tokyu Toyoko Line for Naka-Meguro, Jiyugaoka, Musashi-Kosugi, Kikuna and Yokohama
Minatomirai line logo.png Minatomirai Line for Minatomirai and Motomachi-Chūkagai
2  Tokyu Toyoko Line for Shibuya
Subway TokyoFukutoshin.png Tokyo Metro Fukutoshin Line for Ikebukuro
Tobu Tojo Line (TJ) symbol.svg Tobu Tojo Line for Kawagoeshi and Shinrinkōen
SeibuIkebukuro.svg Seibu Ikebukuro Line for Hannō

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Tokyu Toyoko Line
Limited Express: Does not stop at this station
Commuter Express: Does not stop at this station
Express: Does not stop at this station
Shibuya   Local   Naka-Meguro

History[edit]

The station opened on 28 August 1927.

Surrounding area[edit]

The station serves an area where many foreign embassies are located. The area is also famous for its stylish neighborhoods with many sidewalk cafes, patisseries,restaurants, and from high fashion boutiques to vintage clothing shops. Between Shibuya and Ebisu stations, it is located on the western plateau of Shibuya on the Tokyu Toyoko Line nestled between the Meguro and Shibuya Rivers.

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Coordinates: 35°38′53″N 139°42′12″E / 35.648038°N 139.703205°E / 35.648038; 139.703205