Hamachō Station

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Hamachō Station
Entrance to Hamachō Station
Location 2-59-3 Nihonbashi-hamachō, Chūō, Tokyo
Operated by Tokyo Metropolitan Bureau of Transportation (Toei)
Line(s) Toei Shinjuku Line
  • Bus stop
Other information
Station code S-10
Opened 1978
Passengers ([1]) 21,413 daily

Hamachō Station (浜町駅 Hamachō-eki?) is a railway station in Chūō, Tokyo, Japan. Its station number is S-10. The station opened on December 21, 1978.


Hamachō Station consists of a single island platform served by two tracks.

1  Toei Shinjuku Line for Bakuro-yokoyama, Shinjuku, Sasazuka, Hashimoto
2  Toei Shinjuku Line for Motoyawata

Surrounding area[edit]

The station is located underneath Hamachō Park bordering the Sumida River. The Shuto Expressway's No. 6 Mukōjima Line runs to the east. The area is a mix of mid-rise office buildings and scattered apartment buildings. The Meiji-za theatre is a short walk to the west. Other points of interest include:

  • SSP Co., Ltd. headquarters
  • Kagome Co., Ltd. Tokyo headquarters
  • Shin-Ōhashi and Kiyosubashi bridges
  • Chūō Municipal Comprehensive Sports Center
  • Chūō Municipal Nihonbashi Junior High School
  • Hisamatsu Police Station
  • Tokyo Television Center
  • Button Museum

Connecting bus service[edit]

Toei Bus: Hisamatsuchō

Edo Bus (Chūō City Community Bus): Hamachō-Eki (Meijiza-mae)

  • North Loop for Chūō city hall


Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Toei Shinjuku Line (S-10)
Bakuro-yokoyama (S-09) Local Morishita (S-11)
Express: Does not stop at this station


  1. ^ "Hamachō Station information" (in Japanese). Tokyo Metropolitan Bureau of Transportation. Retrieved February 2010.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)

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Coordinates: 35°41′18″N 139°47′21″E / 35.688264°N 139.789188°E / 35.688264; 139.789188