Imaike Station (Nagoya)

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Imaike Station

Imaike crossing 2012-01B.JPG
LocationImaike 5-1, Chikusa, Nagoya, Aichi
Operated byTransportation Bureau City of Nagoya
Line(s)Higashiyama Line, Sakuradōri Line
  • Bus stop
Other information
Station codeH13
Passengers (2009)20,641 daily

Imaike Station (今池駅, Imaike-eki) is an underground metro station located in Chikusa-ku, Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture, Japan operated by the Nagoya Municipal Subway.[1][2] It is an interchange station and is located 11.7 rail kilometers from the terminus of the Higashiyama Line at Takabata Station and 6.3 rail kilometers from the terminus of the Sakura-dōri Line at Nakamura Kuyakusho Station.


Imaike Station was opened on 15 June 1960 as a station on the Higashiyama Line. The Sakura-dōri Line connected to the station on 10 September 1989.[3] The wicket gates were automated to use the Manaca smart card system from 11 February 2011. Platform screen doors were installed on the Sakura-dōri Line platform on 30 April 2011.



Imaike Station has two underground island platforms.


1  Higashiyama Line For Higashiyama Kōen and Fujigaoka
2  Higashiyama Line For Sakae, Nagoya, and Takabata
3  Sakura-dōri Line For Aratama-bashi and Nonami
4  Sakura-dōri Line For Nagoya and Nakamura Kuyakusho

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Nagoya Municipal Subway
Higashiyama Line
Chikusa - Ikeshita
Sakura-dōri Line
Kurumamichi - Fukiage


  1. ^ 今池 [Imaike] (in Japanese). Transportation Bureau City of Nagoya. Retrieved 21 November 2010.
  2. ^ 佐藤, 信之 (19 June 2004). "高度経済成長期の鉄道整備―昭和30~40年代". 地下鉄の歴史首都圏・中部・近畿圏 (in Japanese). グランプリ出版. p. 65. ISBN 978-4-87687-260-2. OCLC 57547788.
  3. ^ 佐藤, 信之 (19 June 2004), 地下鉄の歴史首都圏・中部・近畿圏 (in Japanese), グランプリ出版, p. 235, ISBN 4-87687-260-0

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Coordinates: 35°10′12″N 136°56′13″E / 35.1699°N 136.937°E / 35.1699; 136.937