Marutamachi Station

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Entrance of the station by the wall of Kyoto Gyoen

Marutamachi Station (丸太町駅?, Marutamachi-eki) is a train station on the Kyoto Municipal Subway Karasuma Line in Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan.

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Layout[edit]

The station is located beneath the intersection of Marutamachi-dōri and Karasuma-dōri (National Highway Route 367), and features a single island platform.

1  Karasuma Line for Karasuma Oike, Shijo, Kyoto, Takeda and Kintetsu Kyoto Line (Shin-Tanabe / Nara)
2  Karasuma Line for Imadegawa, Kitaoji and Kokusaikaikan
  • Turnstiles are manned at the North gate, while they are unmanned at the South gate.
  • Manned turnstiles are towards exits 1-4, unmanned turnstiles are towards exits 6 and 7, while exit 5 is in the very middle.

Surroundings[edit]

north-east
north-west
south-east
  • the Kyoto Shimbun

Station History[edit]

  • May 29, 1981 - Station opening.
  • 14–16 November 2005 - Due to U.S. President George W. Bush's visit, station lockers and exit #1 are closed.
  • 1 April 2007 - PiTaPa use begins.

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Kyoto Municipal Subway Karasuma Line (K07)
Imadegawa (K06) - Karasuma Oike (K08)

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°00′59″N 135°45′35″E / 35.0165°N 135.7597°E / 35.0165; 135.7597