Higashi-ikebukuro Station

Higashi-Ikebukuro Station (東池袋駅, Higashi-ikebukuro-eki) is a subway station on the Tokyo Metro Yurakucho Line in Toshima, Tokyo, Japan, operated by the Tokyo subway operator Tokyo Metro. The station is numbered "Y-10". It opened on October 30, 1974.

Y10
Higashi-Ikebukuro Station

東池袋駅
Higashiikebukuro-6and7.JPG
Entrances 6 and 7 in January 2010
Location4-4-4 Higashi-Ikebukuro, Toshima-ku, Tokyo
Japan
Coordinates35°43′30.82″N 139°43′12.7″E / 35.7252278°N 139.720194°E / 35.7252278; 139.720194Coordinates: 35°43′30.82″N 139°43′12.7″E / 35.7252278°N 139.720194°E / 35.7252278; 139.720194
Operated byTokyo Metro logo.svg Tokyo Metro
Line(s)Y Tokyo Metro Yurakucho Line
Distance12.4 km from Wakoshi
Platforms1 island platform
Tracks2
ConnectionsHigashi-Ikebukuro-yonchōme Station (Toden Arakawa Line)
Other information
Station codeY-10
WebsiteOfficial website
History
Opened30 October 1974
Passengers
FY201642,752 daily
Services
Preceding station Tokyo Metro logo.svg Tokyo Metro Following station
Ikebukuro
Y09
towards Wakoshi
Yurakucho Line Gokokuji
Y11
towards Shin-kiba
Location
Higashi-Ikebukuro Station is located in Tokyo
Higashi-Ikebukuro Station
Higashi-Ikebukuro Station
Location within Tokyo
Higashi-Ikebukuro Station is located in Japan
Higashi-Ikebukuro Station
Higashi-Ikebukuro Station
Higashi-Ikebukuro Station (Japan)

LinesEdit

Higashi-Ikebukuro Station is served by the Tokyo Metro Yurakucho Line and is 12.4 km from the starting point of the line at Wakoshi Station.[1]

Station layoutEdit

The station has one island platform on the second basement ("B2F") level serving two tracks.

PlatformsEdit

1 Y Tokyo Metro Yurakucho Line for Iidabashi, Yurakucho, and Shin-Kiba
2 Y Tokyo Metro Yurakucho Line for Ikebukuro, Kotake-mukaihara, and Wakoshi
TJ Tobu Tojo Line for Shinrinkōen
  Seibu Ikebukuro Line for Hannō

HistoryEdit

The station opened on 30 October 1974 with the opening of the initial section of the Yurakucho Line between Ikebukuro and Ginza-itchome stations.[1]

Passenger statisticsEdit

In fiscal 2016, the station was used by an average of 42,752 passengers daily.[2] The passenger figures for previous years are as shown below.

Surrounding areaEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Terada, Hirokazu (19 January 2013). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways] (in Japanese). Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 216. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4.
  2. ^ 各駅の乗降人員ランキング [Station usage ranking] (in Japanese). Japan: Tokyo Metro. 2017. Archived from the original on 13 February 2018. Retrieved 13 February 2018.

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