Higashi-Shinjuku Station

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Higashi-Shinjuku Station
Higashi-shinjuku Sta. Exit-B2.JPG
Entrance B2 in June 2008
Location 7-23 Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo
Operated by
Platforms 3 island platforms
Tracks 6
Other information
Station code E-02, F-12
Opened 12 December 2000
Higashi-Shinjuku Station is located in Japan
Higashi-Shinjuku Station
Higashi-Shinjuku Station
Location within Japan

Higashi-Shinjuku Station (東新宿駅 Higashi-Shinjuku-eki?) is a subway station in Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan, operated by the two Tokyo subway operators Tokyo Metropolitan Bureau of Transportation (Toei) and Tokyo Metro.


Higashi-Shinjuku Station is served by the Toei Oedo Line and the Tokyo Metro Fukutoshin Line. The station is numbered E-02 for the Oedo Line, and F-12 for the Fukutoshin Line.

Station layout[edit]

The platforms and tracks are located underground.

Toei platforms[edit]

The Toei platform is an island platform serving two tracks located on the third basement ("B3F") level.

1  Toei Oedo Line for Tochōmae (Transfer at Tochōmae for Nerima, Hikarigaoka, and Roppongi)
2  Toei Oedo Line for Iidabashi and Ryōgoku

Tokyo Metro platforms[edit]

The Tokyo Metro station has two island platforms each serving two tracks, with platform 1/2 (southbound) on the fifth basement ("B5F") level and platform 2/4 (northbound) on the sixth basement ("B6F") level. Non-stop trains (Express and Commuter Express) pass stopping (Local) trains at this station.

1/2  Tokyo Metro Fukutoshin Line for Shinjuku-sanchōme and Shibuya
Tokyu TY line symbol.svg Tokyu Toyoko Line for Yokohama
Minatomirai line logo.png Minatomirai Line for Motomachi-Chukagai
3/4  Tokyo Metro Fukutoshin Line for Ikebukuro and Wakōshi
Tobu Tojo Line (TJ) symbol.svg Tobu Tojo Line
Seibu Yurakucho Line
SeibuIkebukuro.svg Seibu Ikebukuro Line

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Toei Oedo Line (E-02)
Shinjuku-Nishiguchi (E-01) - Wakamatsu-kawada (E-03)
Tokyo Metro Fukutoshin Line (F-12)
Commuter Express: Does not stop at this station
Nishi-Waseda (F-11) Local Shinjuku-sanchōme (F-13)


The station opened on 12 December 2000, with the opening of the Toei Oedo Line.[1] The Tokyo Metro Fukutoshin Line part of the station opened on 14 June 2008.[1]

The two Tokyo Metro island platforms initially used only one track each, with the second tracks for passing non-stop trains hidden behind screens. The Shibuya-bound platform was numbered 1, and the Wakoshi-bound platform was numbered 2.[2] The screens were removed some time in 2015.

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2011, the Toei station was used by an average of 21,552 passengers daily, and the Tokyo Metro Station was used by 20,188.[1]

Surrounding area[edit]

Eastside Square

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c Terada, Hirokazu (19 January 2013). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 216, 219. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4. 
  2. ^ 東新宿駅 構内図 [Higashi-Shinjuku Station Layout Diagram] (in Japanese). Japan: Tokyo Metro. September 2013. Archived from the original on 25 April 2015. Retrieved 14 September 2016. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°41′52.52″N 139°42′27.47″E / 35.6979222°N 139.7076306°E / 35.6979222; 139.7076306