Kita-Ayase Station

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Kita-Ayase Station

Tokyo Metro Kita-Ayase station.jpg
East entrance, December 2007
Location 2 Yanaka, Adachi, Tokyo
Operated by Tokyo Metro
Line(s) Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line
  • Bus stop
Other information
Station code C-20
Opened 1979
Passengers (FY2011) 25,225 daily

Kita-Ayase Station (北綾瀬駅?, Kita-Ayase-eki) is a railway station in Adachi, Tokyo, Japan, operated by the Tokyo subway operator Tokyo Metro.


Kita-Ayase Station forms the terminus of the 2.1 km Kita-Ayase branch of the Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line from Ayase Station, and is served by trains that shuttle between the two stations.

Station layout[edit]

The west entrance, December 2007
The platform, May 2008

The station has a single elevated side platform serving one track. The platform is just three cars long.


1  Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line (Kita-Ayase Branch) for Ayase

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line (C-20)
Ayase (C-19) - Terminus


Kita-Ayase Station opened on 20 December 1979.[1]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2011, the station was used by an average of 25,225 passengers daily.[1]

Future developments[edit]

The station is to undergo rebuilding work to extend the platforms approximately 135 m toward Ayase Station to allow ten-car through trains to operate to and from the main Chiyoda Line.[2] New station entrances will also be added. Work is scheduled to be completed by the end of fiscal 2018.[2]


  1. ^ a b 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. 215. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4. 
  2. ^ a b 東京メトロ千代田線北綾瀬駅、10両編成対応に向けたホーム延伸工事に着手 [Work to start on lengthening platform at Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line Kita-Ayase Station to handle 10-car trains]. MyNavi News (in Japanese). Japan: Mynavi Corporation. 4 March 2013. Retrieved 7 March 2014. 

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Coordinates: 35°46′37″N 139°49′56″E / 35.777057°N 139.832118°E / 35.777057; 139.832118