Yagoto Station

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Yagoto Station
八事駅
Meijyo&Turumai-Line-Yagoto-Sta.jpg
Yagoto Station No. 6 entrance
Location 102 Hiroji Kitaishizaka, Shōwa, Nagoya, Aichi
(名古屋市昭和区広路町字北石坂102)
Japan
Operated by Transportation Bureau City of Nagoya
Line(s) Meijō Line, Tsurumai Line
Connections
  • Bus terminal
Other information
Station code T15, M20
History
Opened 1977
Traffic
Passengers (FY2008[citation needed]) 15,840 daily

Yagoto Station (八事駅?, Yagoto-eki) is an underground metro station on the Nagoya Municipal Subway in Shōwa-ku, Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture, Japan, operated by the Transportation Bureau City of Nagoya.[1] The station is located in part of the district of Yagoto.[citation needed]

Lines[edit]

Yagoto Station is served by the following Nagoya Municipal Subway lines:

It is an interchange station between the Tsurumai Line and the Meijō Line, and is located 15.0 kilometers from the terminus of the Tsurumai Line at Kami-Otai Station, and 17.2 kilometers from the terminus of the Meijō Line at Kanayama Station.

Layout[edit]

Yagoto Station has one underground island platform for use by the Tsurumai Line and two underground opposed side platforms for use by the Meijō Line.

Platforms[edit]

1  Tsurumai Line for Akaike and Toyotashi
2  Tsurumai Line for Fushimi, Kami-Otai, and Inuyama
3  Meijō Line for Motoyama and Ōzone
4  Meijō Line for Aratama-bashi, Kanayama, and Nagoyakō

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Tsurumai Line
Irinaka - Shiogama-guchi
Meijō Line
Yagoto Nisseki - Sōgō Rihabiri Center

History[edit]

Yagoto Station was opened on 18 March 1977 as the initial terminal station for the Tsurumai Line.[2] The Tsurumai Line was extended to Akaike Station on 1 October 1978. The Meijō Line connected to this station from 6 October 2004.

References[edit]

  1. ^ 八事 [Yagoto] (in Japanese). Transportation Bureau City of Nagoya. Retrieved 19 November 2010. 
  2. ^ 佐藤, 信之 (19 June 2004), 地下鉄の歴史首都圏・中部・近畿圏 (in Japanese), グランプリ出版, ISBN 4-87687-260-0 

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 35°08′12″N 136°57′50″E / 35.1367°N 136.9640°E / 35.1367; 136.9640