Kita-Senju Station

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JJ05 TS09 H21 C18
Kita-Senju Station

北千住駅
170824 Kita-Senju Station Tokyo Japan01s3.jpg
The west side of Kita-Senju Station in August 2017
LocationAdachi, Tokyo
Japan
Operated by
Line(s)
Other information
Station codeH-21, C-18, 05, TS-09
History
OpenedDecember 25, 1896 (JR East)
August 27, 1899 (Tobu Railway)
December 20, 1969 (Tokyo Metro)
August 24, 2005 (Metropolitan Intercity Railway Company)
Traffic
Passengers (JR East, FY2013)203,428 daily
Location
Kita-Senju Station is located in Special wards of Tokyo
Kita-Senju Station
Kita-Senju Station
Location within Special wards of Tokyo
Kita-Senju Station is located in Japan
Kita-Senju Station
Kita-Senju Station
Kita-Senju Station (Japan)

Kita-Senju Station (北千住駅, Kitasenju-eki, lit. "North Senju Station") is a railway station in Adachi, Tokyo, Japan. Kita-Senju is the third-busiest station on the Tokyo Metro network, after Ikebukuro and Otemachi. It is the tenth-busiest JR East station.[1]

Lines[edit]

Kita-Senju Station is served by the following lines.

Station layout[edit]

Tobu Skytree Line ticket barriers
Chiyoda Line platforms
Tsukuba Express platforms
Joban Line Rapid ticket barriers

JR East[edit]

JR East platforms are on ground level.

1-2 JJ Joban Line (Rapid) for Matsudo, Toride, and Tsuchiura
Narita Line for Narita
2-3 JJ Joban Line (Rapid) for Nippori, Ueno
JU Ueno-Tokyo Line for Tokyo and Shinagawa

Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line[edit]

The Chiyoda Line platforms are underground.

1 C Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line for Nishi-nippori, Otemachi, and Yoyogi-uehara
Odakyu odawara.svg Odakyu Odawara Line for Hon-Atsugi and Isehara
Romancecar for Hakone-Yumoto and Katase-Enoshima
2 C Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line for Ayase
JL Jōban Line (Local) for Matsudo, Abiko and Toride

Tobu Skytree Line and Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line[edit]

Platforms 1 to 4 are located on ground level (the first floor), and platforms 5 to 7 are elevated (the third floor).


1, 2  Tobu Skytree Line Limited Express services for Tōbu Nikkō, Kinugawa-Onsen, Akagi, Kuzū, Ashikagashi, Ōmiya, Ōta, Isesaki, and Tōbu Utsunomiya
Other services for Takenotsuka, Shin-Koshigaya, Tōbu-Dōbutsu-Kōen, Kuki, Tatebayashi, Ashikagashi, Ōta and Minami-Kurihashi
3, 4  Tobu Skytree Line for Oshiage and Asakusa
Subway TokyoHanzomon.png Tokyo Metro Hanzomon Line for Ōtemachi, Shibuya
Tokyu Den-en-toshi Line for Chūō-Rinkan
5  Tobu Skytree Line (Through trains from Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line) for Takenotsuka, Kita-Koshigaya, Kita-Kasukabe, Tōbu-Dōbutsu-Kōen, and Minami-Kurihashi
6, 7  Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line for Ueno, Ginza, Roppongi, and Naka-Meguro

Metropolitan Intercity Railway Company[edit]

The Tsukuba Express platforms are elevated.

1  Tsukuba Express for Minami-Nagareyama, Moriya, and Tsukuba
2  Tsukuba Express for Akihabara

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Jōban Line (Rapid) JJ05
Jōban Line JJ05
Nippori
NPRJJ02
  Special Rapid   Matsudo JJ06
Minami-Senju JJ04   Rapid[Note 1]   Matsudo JJ06
Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line C18
Otemachi C11   Limited Express Romancecar   Terminus
Machiya C17   Express   Ayase C19
Machiya C17   Semi Express   Ayase C19
Machiya C17   Local   Ayase C19
Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line H21
Minami-senju H20 - Kosuge TS10 (Tobu Skytree Line)
Tobu Skytree Line TS09
Tokyo Skytree TS02   Limited Express Spacia   Kasukabe TS27
Tokyo Skytree TS02   Limited Express Ryōmō   Tōbu-Dōbutsu-Kōen TS30
Tokyo Skytree TS02   Limited Express Shimotsuke   Kasukabe TS27
Tokyo Skytree TS02   Limited Express Revaty   Kasukabe TS27
Tokyo Skytree TS02   Limited Express Skytree Liner   Sengendai TS24
Tokyo Skytree TS02   Limited Express Urban Park Liner   Sengendai TS24
Hikifune TS04   Express   Nishiarai TS13
Ushida TS08   Section Express   Nishiarai TS13
Hikifune TS04   Semi Express   Nishiarai TS13
Ushida TS08   Section Semi Express   Nishiarai TS13
Ushida TS08   Local   Kosuge TS10
Minami-senju H20   Local (Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line)   Kosuge TS10
Tsukuba Express (05)
Minami-Senju (04)   Rapid   Minami-Nagareyama (10)
Minami-Senju (04)   Commuter-Rapid   Rokuchō (07)
Minami-Senju (04)   Semi-Rapid   Yashio (08)
Minami-Senju (04)   Local   Aoi (06)
  1. ^ including medium distance local trains

History[edit]

Funeral mourners in front of Kita-Senju Station in 1932

The station opened on 25 December 1896.[2]

From 17 March 2012, station numbering was introduced on all Tobu lines, with Kita-Senju Station becoming "TS-09".[3]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2013, the JR East station was used by an average of 203,428 passengers daily (boarding passengers only), making it the tenth-busiest station operated by JR East.[1] In fiscal 2013, the Tokyo Metro Chiyoda station was used by an average of 283,962 passengers per day and the Tokyo Metro Hibiya station was used by an average of 291,466 passengers per day. Note that the latter statistics consider passengers who travel through Kita-Senju station on a through service as users of the station, even if they did not disembark at the station. The Chiyoda Line station is the third-busiest on the Tokyo Metro network which does not offer through services onto other lines.[4] The JR East passenger figures for previous years are as shown below.

Fiscal year Daily average
2000 183,611[5]
2005 177,104[6]
2010 195,260[7]
2011 194,136[8]
2012 198,624[9]
2013 203,428[1]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c 各駅の乗車人員 (2013年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2013)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Archived from the original on 6 May 2001. Retrieved 31 August 2014.
  2. ^ 日本国有鉄道停車場一覧 [JNR Station Directory]. Japan: Japanese National Railways. 1985. p. 103. ISBN 4-533-00503-9.
  3. ^ 「東武スカイツリーライン」誕生! あわせて駅ナンバリングを導入し、よりわかりやすくご案内します [Tobu Sky Tree Line created! Station numbering to be introduced at same time] (pdf). Tobu News (in Japanese). Tobu Railway. 9 February 2012. Retrieved 27 May 2012.
  4. ^ 各駅の乗降人員ランキング [Station usage ranking] (in Japanese). Tokyo Metro. Retrieved 31 August 2014.
  5. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2000年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2000)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Archived from the original on 9 October 2014. Retrieved 1 August 2013.
  6. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2005年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2005)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Archived from the original on 9 October 2014. Retrieved 1 August 2013.
  7. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2010年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2010)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Archived from the original on 6 October 2014. Retrieved 1 August 2013.
  8. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2011年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2011)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Archived from the original on 8 October 2014. Retrieved 1 August 2013.
  9. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2012年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2012)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Archived from the original on 7 October 2014. Retrieved 31 August 2014.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°44′58″N 139°48′18″E / 35.749407°N 139.805102°E / 35.749407; 139.805102