The west side of Kita-Senju Station in August 2017
|Station code||H-21, C-18, 05, TS-09|
|Opened||December 25, 1896 (JR East)|
August 27, 1899 (Tobu Railway)
December 20, 1969 (Tokyo Metro)
August 24, 2005 (Metropolitan Intercity Railway Company)
|Passengers (JR East, FY2013)||203,428 daily|
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.
Kita-Senju Station is served by the following lines.
- JR East Joban Line
- Tobu Skytree Line
- Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line
- Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line
- Tsukuba Express
JR East platforms are on ground level.
|1-2||Joban Line (Rapid)||for Matsudo, Toride, and Tsuchiura|
■ Narita Line for Narita
|2-3||Joban Line (Rapid)||for Nippori, Ueno|
Ueno-Tokyo Line for Tokyo and Shinagawa
Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line
The Chiyoda Line platforms are underground.
|1||Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line||for Nishi-nippori, Otemachi, and Yoyogi-uehara|
Odakyu Odawara Line for Hon-Atsugi and Isehara
□ Romancecar for Hakone-Yumoto and Katase-Enoshima
|2||Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line||for Ayase|
Jōban Line (Local) for Matsudo, Abiko and Toride
Tobu Skytree Line and Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line
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|
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
The Tsukuba Express platforms are elevated.
|1||■ Tsukuba Express||for Minami-Nagareyama, Moriya, and Tsukuba|
|2||■ Tsukuba Express||for Akihabara|
|Jōban Line (Rapid)|
|Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line|
|Otemachi||Limited Express Romancecar||Terminus|
|Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line|
|Minami-senju||-||Kosuge (Tobu Skytree Line)|
|Tobu Skytree Line|
|Tokyo Skytree||Limited Express Spacia||Kasukabe|
|Tokyo Skytree||Limited Express Ryōmō||Tōbu-Dōbutsu-Kōen|
|Tokyo Skytree||Limited Express Shimotsuke||Kasukabe|
|Tokyo Skytree||Limited Express Revaty||Kasukabe|
|Tokyo Skytree||Limited Express Skytree Liner||Sengendai|
|Tokyo Skytree||Limited Express Urban Park Liner||Sengendai|
|Ushida||Section Semi Express||Nishiarai|
|Minami-senju||Local (Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line)||Kosuge|
|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)|
- including medium distance local trains
The station opened on 25 December 1896.
From 17 March 2012, station numbering was introduced on all Tobu lines, with Kita-Senju Station becoming "TS-09".
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. 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. The JR East passenger figures for previous years are as shown below.
|Fiscal year||Daily average|
- 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.
- 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.
- 「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.
- 各駅の乗降人員ランキング [Station usage ranking] (in Japanese). Tokyo Metro. Retrieved 31 August 2014.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
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