Minatomirai Station

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Minatomirai Station

みなとみらい駅
Minato-mirai-line-Minato-mirai-station-5-entrance.jpg
Entrance No.5
Location 3-5 Minatomirai, Nishi-ku, Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa-ken
Japan
Operated by Yokohama Minatomirai Railway Company
Line(s) Minatomirai line logo.png Minatomirai Line
Distance 1.7 km from Yokohama
Platforms 1 island platform
Tracks 2
Other information
Station code MM03
Website Official website
History
Opened 1 February 2004
Traffic
Passengers (FY2011) 60,056 daily
Location
Minatomirai Station is located in Kanagawa Prefecture
Minatomirai Station
Minatomirai Station
Location within Kanagawa Prefecture

Minatomirai Station (みなとみらい駅?, Minatomirai-eki) is an underground railway station on the Minatomirai Line in Nishi-ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan, operated by the third-sector railway operating company Yokohama Minatomirai Railway.

Lines[edit]

Minatomirai Station is served by the 4.1 km underground Minatomirai Line from Yokohama to Motomachi-Chukagai, and is located 1.7 km from the starting point of the line at Yokohama Station. Trains through-run to and from the Tokyu Toyoko Line from Shibuya Station and beyond on the Tokyo Metro Fukutoshin Line and Tobu Tojo Line and Seibu Ikebukuro Line.

Station layout[edit]

Escalators down from Queen's Square to platform level of Minatomirai Station in September 2011

Minatomirai Station is an underground station with a single island platform serving two tracks. The station is located directly below the Queen's Square shopping complex.

Platforms[edit]

1  Minatomirai Line for Bashamichi and Motomachi-Chukagai
2  Minatomirai Line for Shin-Takashima and Yokohama
Tokyu TY line symbol.svg Tokyu Toyoko Line for Shibuya
Subway TokyoFukutoshin.png Tokyo Metro Fukutoshin Line for Shinjuku-sanchōme, Ikebukuro, and Wakōshi
Tobu Tojo Line (TJ) symbol.svg Tobu Tojo Line for Kawagoeshi and Shinrinkoen
SeibuIkebukuro.svg Seibu Ikebukuro Line for Hannō

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Minatomirai Line
Yokohama   S-Train[Note 1]   Motomachi-Chukagai
Yokohama   Limited Express   Motomachi-Chukagai
Yokohama   Commuter Express   Bashamichi
Yokohama   Express   Bashamichi
Shin-Takashima   Local   Bashamichi
Notes
  1. ^ Weekends only

History[edit]

Minatomirai Station opened on 1 February 2004, coinciding with the opening of the Minatomirai Line.[1]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2011, the station was used by an average of 60,056 passengers daily.[1]

Surrounding area[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • Harris, Ken; Clarke, Jackie (2008). Jane's World Railways 2008-2009. Jane's Information Group. ISBN 0-7106-2861-7. 
  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. 232. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°27′28.53″N 139°37′56.33″E / 35.4579250°N 139.6323139°E / 35.4579250; 139.6323139