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Toei 6300 series

Toei 6300 series
Set 6312, February 1999
In service June 1993–
Number built 222 vehicles (37 sets)
Number in service 222 vehicles (37 sets)
Formation 6 cars per set
Operator(s) Toei Subway
Depot(s) Shimura
Line(s) served Toei Mita Line
Car body construction Stainless steel
Car length 20,250 mm (66 ft 5 in) (end cars)
20,000 mm (65 ft 7 in) (intermediate cars)
Doors 4 pairs per side
Wheel diameter 860 mm (34 in)
Wheelbase 2,100 mm (83 in)
Maximum speed 120 km/h (75 mph)
Acceleration 3.5 km/h/s
Deceleration 4.0 km/h/s (service), 4.5 km/h/s (emergency)
Electric system(s) 1,500 V DC
Current collection method Overhead wire
Track gauge 1,067 mm (3 ft 6 in)

The Toei 6300 series (東京都交通局6300形) is an electric multiple unit (EMU) train type operated by the Tokyo Metropolitan Bureau of Transportation (Toei) on the Toei Mita Line in Tokyo, Japan.


  • Formations 1
  • Interior 2
  • History 3
  • References 4


The fleet consists of 37 6-car sets formed as shown below, with car 1 at the Nishi-Takashimadaira end.[1][2]

Car No. 1 2 3 4 5 6
Designation Tc1 M1 M2 T1 M1 Tc2
Numbering 63xx-1 63xx-2 63xx-3 63xx-4 63xx-5 63xx-6
Capacity (seated/total) 49/136 55/147 55/147 55/147 55/147 49/136

Cars 2 and 5 are each fitted with two lozenge-type pantographs.[1]


Seating consists of longitudinal bench seating with sculpted seat cushions, and 4-seat transverse bays are provided at the ends of cars.[2]


The first sets were delivered on May 1993, and entered revenue service from 23 June of the same year.[2]


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