Ichigaya Station

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JB15 Y14 N09 S04
Ichigaya Station

市ヶ谷駅
Ichigayastationplatform-andtrain-july13-2015.jpg
Ichigaya Station JR platforms, 2015
LocationChiyoda, Tokyo, Tokyo
Japan
Operated by
Line(s)
Other information
Station code
  • JB15 (Chūō-Sōbu Line)
  • Y-14 (Yurakucho Line)
  • N-09 (Namboku Line)
  • S-04 (Toei Shinjuku Line)
History
Opened1895
Services
Preceding station   JR East   Following station
JB14
toward Mitaka
Chūō-Sōbu Line
JB16
toward Chiba
Tokyo Metro
Y13
toward Wakoshi
Yurakucho Line
Local
Y15
toward Shin-kiba
N08
toward Meguro
Namboku Line
N10
Toei Subway
S01
Terminus
Shinjuku Line
Express
S06
toward Motoyawata
S03
toward Shinjuku
Shinjuku Line
Local
S05
toward Motoyawata

Ichigaya Station (市ヶ谷駅, Ichigaya-eki) is a railway station in Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan.

Lines[edit]

The ground-level section of the station is managed by the East Japan Railway Company (JR East), and the underground sections are managed by Tokyo Metro and Tokyo Metropolitan Bureau of Transportation (Toei Subway). The station is served by the JR Chūō-Sōbu Line, Tokyo Metro Yūrakuchō Line, Tokyo Metro Namboku Line, and Toei Shinjuku Line. Chūō Line (Rapid) services pass the station.

Ichigaya Station is numbered Y-14 on the Yurakucho Line, N-09 on the Namboku Line, and S-04 on the Shinjuku Line.

Platforms[edit]

JR East[edit]

1 JB Chūō-Sōbu Line for Shinjuku, Nakano, and Mitaka
for Tachikawa and Takao (Early morning and late night only)
2 JB Chūō-Sōbu Line Ochanomizu, Kinshichō, Tsudanuma, Chiba
for Tokyo (Early morning and late night only)

Tokyo Metro[edit]

1 Y Yurakucho Line for Tsukishima, Toyosu and Shin-Kiba
2 Y Yurakucho Line for Iidabashi and Ikebukuro
Seibu Ikebukuro Line for Hannō
TJ Tobu Tojo Line for Shinrinkoen
3 N Tokyo Metro Namboku Line for Komagome, Akabane-Iwabuchi
Saitama Rapid Railway Line to Urawa-Misono
4 N Tokyo Metro Namboku Line for Nagatachō, Shirokane-Takanawa, Meguro
MG Tōkyū Meguro Line to Hiyoshi

Toei Subway[edit]

1 S Toei Shinjuku Line for Shinjuku
Keio Line for Hatsudai, Hatagaya, Meidaimae, Chōfu, and Hashimoto
2 S Toei Shinjuku Line for Kudanshita, Jimbocho, Ōjima, and Moto-Yawata

History[edit]

The original JNR (now JR East) station opened on 6 March 1895.[1] The Tokyo Metro Yurakucho Line station opened on 30 October 1974, and the Namboku Line station opened on 26 March 1996.[2]

Surrounding area[edit]

The headquarters of the Ministry of Defense of Japan and of the Japan Go Association are located in the vicinity of Ichigaya station. The headquarters of Creatures Inc. was also located.

References[edit]

  1. ^ 日本国有鉄道停車場一覧 [JNR Station Directory]. Japan: Japanese National Railways. 1985. p. 52. ISBN 4-533-00503-9.
  2. ^ 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. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°41′28″N 139°44′08″E / 35.69111°N 139.73556°E / 35.69111; 139.73556