Nishiarai Station

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For the station on the Nippori-Toneri Liner, see Nishiaraidaishi-nishi Station.
Nishiarai Station
西新井駅
Nishiarai Station west exit - July 21 2015.jpg
West exit, July 2015
Location Adachi, Tokyo
(足立区西新井栄町2-1-1)
Japan
Operated by Tobu Railway
Line(s) Tobu Skytree Line, Tobu Daishi Line.
Other information
Station code TS-13
History
Opened 1899
Traffic
Passengers ([1]) 58,180 daily

Nishiarai Station (西新井駅, Nishiarai-eki?) is a railway station in Adachi, Tokyo, Japan, operated by the private railway operator Tobu Railway.

Lines[edit]

The station is served by the Tobu Skytree Line and Tobu Daishi Line.

The station platforms with the Daishi Line platforms on the right, 2008

Station layout[edit]

The station consists of three island platforms serving six tracks.

Platforms[edit]

1/2  Tobu Daishi Line for Daishimae
3  Tobu Skytree Line (Express) for Kasukabe, Tōbu-Dōbutsu-Kōen, Kuki, Tatebayashi, Ōta, Minami-Kurihashi, and Shin-Tochigi
4  Tobu Skytree Line (Local) for Takenotsuka, Kita-Koshigaya, Kasukabe, Tōbu-Dōbutsu-Kōen, and Minami-Kurihashi
5  Tobu Skytree Line (Local) for Kita-Senju, Asakusa
Subway TokyoHibiya.png Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line for Naka-Meguro
6  Tobu Skytree Line (Express) for Kita-Senju, Asakusa, Oshiage
Subway TokyoHanzomon.png Tokyo Metro Hanzōmon Line for Shibuya and Chūō-Rinkan

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Tobu Skytree Line (TS-13)
Limited Express Spacia: Does not stop at this station
Limited Express Ryōmō: Does not stop at this station
Limited Express Revaty: Does not stop at this station
Limited Express Shimotsuke: Does not stop at this station
Limited Express Skytree Liner: Does not stop at this station
Limited Express Urban Park Liner: Does not stop at this station
Kita-Senju (TS-09)   Express   Sōka (TS-16)
Kita-Senju (TS-09)   Section express   Sōka (TS-16)
Kita-Senju (TS-09)   Semi-express   Sōka (TS-16)
Kita-Senju (TS-09)   Section semi-express   Sōka (TS-16)
Umejima (TS-12)   Local   Takenotsuka (TS-14)
Tobu Daishi Line (TS-13)
Terminus   Local   Daishimae (TS-51)

History[edit]

The station opened on 27 August 1899.[2]

From 17 March 2012, station numbering was introduced on all Tobu lines, with Nishiarai Station becoming "TS-13".[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nishiarai Station information. Retrieved on 19 September 2008. (Japanese)
  2. ^ 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. 222. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4. 
  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. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°46′38″N 139°47′24″E / 35.7771°N 139.7901°E / 35.7771; 139.7901