Tsukijishijō Station

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For the station on the Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line, see Tsukiji Station.
Tsukijishijō Station
築地市場駅
TsukijiShijouAsahi1.jpg
Station portal directly in front of main entrance to the Asahi Shinbun
Location Chūō, Tokyo
Japan
Operated by Toei Subway
Line(s) Toei Ōedo Line
Other information
Station code E-18
History
Opened 2000

Tsukijishijō Station (築地市場駅 tsukiji shijō eki?, lit. "Tsukiji Market Station") is a subway station in Chūō, Tokyo, Japan operated by the Tokyo subway operator Toei Subway. It serves the lower part of the Tsukiji district, including the enormous Tokyo Metropolitan Central Wholesale Market, the Tokyo headquarters of the Asahi Shinbun newspaper, and Japan's National Cancer Center.

Lines[edit]

Tsukijishijō Station is served by the Toei Ōedo Line, and is numbered E-18.

Station layout[edit]

The station consists of an underground island platform serving two tracks.

Platforms[edit]

1  Toei Ōedo Line for Ryōgoku and Iidabashi
2  Toei Ōedo Line for Daimon and Roppongi

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Toei Oedo Line (E-18)
Kachidoki (E-17) - Shiodome (E-19)

History[edit]

The station opened on 12 December 2000.[1]

Surrounding area[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 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. 218. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°39′54″N 139°46′02″E / 35.6649°N 139.7671°E / 35.6649; 139.7671