Morishita Station (Tokyo)

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Morishita Station
森下駅
Toei-morishita-A5-entrance.jpg
A5 entrance to Morishita Station
Location Morishita 1-13-10 (Shinjuku Line)
Morishita 2-17-17 (Ōedo Line)
Kōtō, Tokyo
(東京都江東区森下1-13-10 (Shinjuku Line)
東京都江東区森下2-17-17 (Ōedo Line))

Japan
Operated by Tokyo Metropolitan Bureau of Transportation (Toei)
Line(s)
Other information
Station code S-11 (Shinjuku Line)
E-13 (Ōedo Line)
History
Opened 1978
Traffic
Passengers ([1][2]) 121,571 daily

Morishita Station (森下駅 Morishita-eki?) is a subway station in Kōtō, Tokyo, Japan, operated by Toei Subway. Its station numbers are S-11 (Shinjuku Line) and E-13 (Ōedo Line).

Lines[edit]

Morishita Station is served by the following two lines.

Platforms[edit]

Morishita Station consists of two island platforms (one for each line), each served by two tracks.

1  Toei Shinjuku Line for Bakuro-yokoyama, Shinjuku, Sasazuka, Hashimoto
2  Toei Shinjuku Line for Motoyawata
3  Toei Ōedo Line for Ryogoku, Iidabashi
4  Toei Ōedo Line for Daimon, Roppongi

History[edit]

The station opened on December 21, 1978; service on the Ōedo Line began on December 12, 2000.

Surrounding area[edit]

The station is located underneath the intersection of Tokyo Metropolitan Routes 50 (Shin-Ōhashi-dōri) and 463 (Kiyosumi-dōri). The area is typically shitamachi, with a mix of mid-rise office buildings, apartment buildings, and homes. Being close to Ryōgoku, many sumōbeya are located in the vicinity.

Connecting bus service[edit]

Toei Bus: Morishita-Ekimae

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Toei Shinjuku Line (S-11)
Bakuro-yokoyama (S-09)   Express   Ōjima (S-15)
Hamachō (S-10) Local Kikukawa (S-12)
Toei Ōedo Line (E-13)
Ryōgoku (E-12) - Kiyosumi-Shirakawa (E-14)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Morishita Station information" (in Japanese). Tokyo Metropolitan Bureau of Transportation. Retrieved February 2010.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)
  2. ^ "Morishita Station information" (in Japanese). Tokyo Metropolitan Bureau of Transportation. Retrieved February 2010.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 35°41′17″N 139°47′54″E / 35.688007°N 139.798235°E / 35.688007; 139.798235