Ogikubo Station

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Ogikubo
荻窪
Ogikubo-Sta-N-rotary.JPG
The station forecourt on the north side of Ogikubo Station, September 2011
Location Suginami, Tokyo
Japan
Operated by
Line(s)
Connections
  • Bus terminal

Ogikubo Station (荻窪駅 Ogikubo-eki?) is a railway station in Suginami, Tokyo, Japan, jointly operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East) and the Tokyo subway operator Tokyo Metro.

Lines[edit]

The JR East station is served by the Chūō Main Line (Chūō Line (Rapid) and Chūō-Sōbu Line local services), and is located 18.7 km from the starting point of the Chūō Line at Tokyo Station.[1]

The Tokyo Metro station is served by the Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line, and forms the western terminus of the 24.2 km line from Ikebukuro.[2] The station is numbered M-01.

Station layout[edit]

The JR East station consists of ground-level platforms running east-west, and the underground platforms for the Tokyo Metro station lie parallel to the JR East platforms, slightly to the south.[1] The station has "North" and "South" ("South a" and "South b") entrances at the eastern end of the station and a "West" entrance at the western end.

JR East[edit]

Ogikubo
荻窪
JR East
Ogikubo-Sta-N.JPG
North Entrance, September 2011
Location 1 Kamiogi
(東京都杉並区上荻1丁目)
Japan
Operated by JR East
Line(s)
History
Opened 1891
Traffic
Passengers (FY2013) 86,032 daily

The JR East station has a "Midori no Madoguchi" staffed ticket office and a "View Plaza" travel agent.[3]

Platforms[edit]

The station consists of two ground-level island platforms serving four tracks.


1  Chūō-Sōbu Line for Mitaka
2  Chūō-Sōbu Line for Shinjuku, Akihabara, and Chiba
3  Chūō Line (Rapid) for Tachikawa, Hachiōji, and Takao
4  Chūō Line (Rapid) for Nakano, Shinjuku, and Tokyo

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Chūō Line (Rapid)
Chuo Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Ome Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Nakano   Commuter Rapid   Kichijōji
Nakano   Rapid (weekends)   Kichijōji
Asagaya   Rapid (weekdays)   Nishi-Ogikubo
Chūō-Sōbu Line
Asagaya   Local   Nishi-Ogikubo

Tokyo Metro[edit]

Ogikubo
荻窪
Tokyo Metro
Ogikubo sta south.jpg
South entrance, February 2008
Location 5-31-7 Ogikubo
(東京都杉並区荻窪5-31-7)
Japan
Operated by Tokyo Metro
Line(s) Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line
Other information
Station code M-01
History
Opened 1962
Traffic
Passengers (FY2013) 78,484 daily

The underground Tokyo Metro station consists of an island platform serving two terminating tracks located on the second basement level.

Platforms[edit]

1/2  Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line for Shinjuku,Ginza, and Ikebukuro

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line (M-01)
Terminus - Minami-Asagaya (M-02)

History[edit]

The JR East station opened on 21 December 1891.[1] The Tokyo Metro Station opened on 23 January 1962.[2]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2013, the JR East station was used by an average of 86,032 passengers daily (boarding passengers only), making it the 48th-busiest station operated by JR East.[4] In fiscal 2013, the Tokyo Metro station was used by an average of 78,484 passengers per day (exiting and entering passengers), making it the 49th-busiest station operated by Tokyo Metro.[5] The daily average passenger figures for each operator in previous years are as shown below.

Fiscal year JR East Tokyo Metro
2000 82,768[6]
2005 83,095[7]
2006 84,436[8]
2007 86,644[9]
2008 86,838[10]
2009 85,323[11]
2010 85,093[12]
2011 83,299[13] 69,792[2][14]
2012 85,167[15] 73,576[16]
2013 86,032[4] 78,484[5]
  • Note that JR East figures are for boarding passengers only.

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Suginami Ward Office
  • Ogikubo Tax Office
  • Tokyo Adventist Hospital
  • Tokyo Ogikubo High School
  • Odakuro Park

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Kawashima, Ryozo (April 2010). 日本の鉄道 中部ライン 全線・全駅・全配線 第1巻 東京駅―三鷹エリア [Railways of Japan - Chubu Line - Lines/Stations/Track plans - Vol 1 Tokyo Station - Mitaka Area]. Japan: Kodansha. pp. 34–77. ISBN 978-4-06-270061-0. 
  2. ^ a b c 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. 215. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4. 
  3. ^ 各駅情報(荻窪駅) [Station Information: Ogikubo Station] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 19 November 2013. 
  4. ^ a b 各駅の乗車人員 (2013年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2013)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 24 September 2014. 
  5. ^ a b 各駅の乗降人員ランキング [Station usage ranking] (in Japanese). Tokyo Metro. Retrieved 24 September 2014. 
  6. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2000年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2000)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 19 November 2013. 
  7. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2005年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2005)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 9 August 2012. 
  8. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2006年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2006)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 9 August 2012. 
  9. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2007年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2007)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 9 August 2012. 
  10. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2008年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2008)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 9 August 2012. 
  11. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2009年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2009)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 9 August 2012. 
  12. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2010年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2010)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 9 August 2012. 
  13. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2011年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2011)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 9 August 2012. 
  14. ^ 駅別乗降人員順位表(2011年度1日平均) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2011)] (in Japanese). Japan: Tokyo Metro. Retrieved 24 September 2014. 
  15. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2012年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2012)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 24 September 2014. 
  16. ^ 各駅の乗降人員ランキング (2012年) [Station usage ranking (2012)] (in Japanese). Tokyo Metro. Retrieved 24 September 2014. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°42′17″N 139°37′12″E / 35.70472°N 139.62000°E / 35.70472; 139.62000