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Suidōbashi Station

Suidōbashi Station
水道橋駅
Platforms
Location
Prefecture Tokyo
(See other stations in Tokyo)
Rail services
Operator(s) JR East, Toei Subway
Line(s) Chūō-Sōbu Line
Toei Mita Line
There is a bus stop near this station

Suidōbashi Station (水道橋駅 Suidōbashi-eki?) is a railway station which straddles Tokyo's Chiyoda and Bunkyō wards, operated jointly by East Japan Railway Company (JR East) and Tokyo Metropolitan Bureau of Transportation (Toei).

Lines

Suidōbashi Station is served by Chūō-Sōbu Line local services and is also on the Toei Mita Line subway.

Station layout

Suidōbashi Station is divided into two parts: the JR East station and the Toei Subway station. There is no direct passage between the JR and Toei platforms.

JR East station

Suidōbashi Station
水道橋駅
JR Chūō-Sōbu Line platforms, October 2008
Location
Prefecture Tokyo
(See other stations in Tokyo)
Ward Chiyoda
Neighborhood etc. 2 Misakichō
Postal code 101-0061
(in Japanese) 東京都千代田区三崎町2丁目
History
Year opened 1906
Rail services
Operator(s) JR East
Line(s) Chūō-Sōbu Line
Statistics 82,133 passengers/day (FY2011)

The JR East part of the station is located on an elevated viaduct and has two side platforms serving two Chūō-Sōbu Line tracks, with platform 1 being used by westbound trains and platform 2 being used by eastbound trains.[1] South of the platforms there are an extra two tracks for Chūō Line (Rapid) trains, which bypass the station non-stop. There are two exits from the station; the east exit is the busier of the two and features a staffed "Midori no Madoguchi" ticket office, ticket vending machines, lockers, and toilets. The west exit also has these amenities except for the reservation office.[1]

Platforms

1 Chūō-Sōbu Line for Shinjuku, Nakano, and Mitaka
2 Chūō-Sōbu Line for Ochanomizu, Kinshichō, Tsudanuma, and Chiba
Tokyo (only early morning and late night)

Adjacent stations

« Service »
Chūō-Sōbu Line
Iidabashi   Local   Ochanomizu

History

What is now the JR East station first opened on 24 October 1906.[2]

Passenger statistics

In fiscal 2011, the JR East station was used by an average of 82,133 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[3]

The JR East passenger figures for previous years are as shown below.

Fiscal year Daily average
2000 89,320[4]
2005 87,040[5]
2010 83,952[6]
2011 82,133[3]


Toei

Suidobashi Station
水道橋駅
Entrance to the Toei Subway station, September 2008
Location
Prefecture Tokyo
(See other stations in Tokyo)
Ward Bunkyo
Neighborhood etc. 1-3-42 Koraku
Postal code 112-0004
(in Japanese) 文京区後楽1-3-42
History
Year opened 1972
Rail services
Station number(s) I-11
Operator(s) Toei Subway
Line(s) Toei Mita Line

The Toei Subway station has one island platform serving two tracks.

Platforms

1 Toei Mita Line for Ōtemachi, Meguro, and Hiyoshi
2 Toei Mita Line for Sugamo and Nishi-Takashimadaira

Adjacent stations

« Service »
Toei Mita Line (I-11)
Jimbōchō (I-10) - Kasuga (I-12)

History

The Toei Subway station opened on 30 June 1972.[7]

Surrounding area


References

External links

  • Suidōbashi Station information (JR East) (Japanese)
  • Suidobashi Station information (Toei) (Japanese)

Coordinates: 35°42′07″N 139°45′14″E / 35.702°N 139.754°E / 35.702; 139.754

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