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

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

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Chūō-Sōbu Line JB15
Iidabashi JB16   Local   Yotsuya JB14
Tokyo Metro Yurakucho Line Y14
S-Train (weekdays): Does not stop at this station
Iidabashi Y13 - Kojimachi Y15
Tokyo Metro Namboku Line N09
Yotsuya N08 - Iidabashi N10
Toei Shinjuku Line S04
Shinjuku S01   Express   Jimbocho S06
Akebonobashi S03 Local Kudanshita S05

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.

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