Yoyogi-Uehara Station

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Yoyogi-Uehara Station
代々木上原駅
OER Yoyogiuehara station South.JPG
South entrance
Location 3-8-5 Nishihara, Shibuya, Tokyo
(東京都渋谷区西原三丁目8-5)
Japan
Coordinates 35°40′8.63″N 139°40′46.84″E / 35.6690639°N 139.6796778°E / 35.6690639; 139.6796778Coordinates: 35°40′8.63″N 139°40′46.84″E / 35.6690639°N 139.6796778°E / 35.6690639; 139.6796778
Operated by
Line(s)
Connections
  • Bus stop
Other information
Station code C-01
History
Opened 1927
Previous names Yoyohachiman-Uehara (until 1941)
Traffic
Passengers (FY2008) 223,176 (Odakyu)
220,239 (Tokyo Metro) daily

Yoyogi-Uehara Station (代々木上原駅 Yoyogi-Uehara-eki?) is a railway station on the Odakyū Odawara Line and Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line in Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan. The Tokyo Metro station number is C-01. The station was opened as a stop on the Odakyu Odawara Line on April 1, 1927; TRTA (now Tokyo Metro) began service at the station on March 31, 1978.

Both lines share platforms at this station, as each line has through operation onto the other.

Station layout[edit]

1  Odakyu Odawara Line for Odawara, Hakone-Yumoto, Karakida, Katase-Enoshima
2  Odakyu Odawara Line for Karakida (through from the Chiyoda Line)
 Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line Terminating trains
3  Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line for Omotesandō, Kasumigaseki, Ōtemachi, Ayase
4  Odakyu Odawara Line for Shinjuku

Services[edit]

Except for Romancecar limited express services, all Odakyu Odawara Line trains stop at Yoyogi-Uehara. From here trains either continue inbound on the Odawara Line to Shinjuku or the Chiyoda Line for Ayase; some trains from the Chiyoda Line terminate here, while others and all trains from Shinjuku continue along the Odawara Line.

Adjacent stations[edit]

Service
Odakyu Odawara Line
Ltd. Exp. Romancecar: Does not stop at this station
Shinjuku   Rapid Express   Shimo-Kitazawa
Yoyogi-kōen (Chiyoda Line)   Tama Express   Shimo-Kitazawa
Shinjuku
Yoyogi-kōen (Chiyoda Line)
  Express   Shimo-Kitazawa
Shinjuku
Yoyogi-kōen (Chiyoda Line)
  Semi-Express   Shimo-Kitazawa
Yoyogi-Hachiman   Local   Higashi-Kitazawa
Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line (C-01)
Ltd. Exp. Romancecar: Does not stop at this station
Shimo-Kitazawa (Odakyu Odawara Line)   Tama Express   Yoyogi-kōen (C-02)
Shimo-Kitazawa (Odakyu Odawara Line)   Express   Yoyogi-kōen (C-02)
Shimo-Kitazawa (Odakyu Odawara Line)   Semi-Express   Yoyogi-kōen (C-02)
Terminus   Local   Yoyogi-kōen (C-02)

Surrounding area[edit]

Tokyo Metropolitan Route 413 ("Inokashira-dōri") intersects the Odawara Line just west of the station. There are several music-related institutions located nearby as well as the Tokyo Camii mosque.

A nearby bus stop served by Keio Dentetsu Bus provides local transit in the immediate vicinity.

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