Kokkai-gijidomae Station (国会議事堂前駅, Kokkai-gijidō-mae-eki) is a subway station in Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan, operated by the Tokyo subway operator Tokyo Metro. It is located adjacent to the National Diet Building.
|Operated by||Tokyo Metro|
|Platforms||2 side platforms (Marunouchi Line) |
1 island platform (Chiyoda Line)
|Tracks||4 (2 on each level)|
|Depth||37.9 m (124 ft) (Chiyoda Line platform)|
|Station code||C-07, M-14|
The station name literally means "in front of the National Diet Building".
Kokkai-gijidomae Station is served by the following lines.
The station is also connected by underground passageways to Tameike-Sanno Station, which is served by the Tokyo Metro Ginza Line and Tokyo Metro Namboku Line, and it is possible to transfer between the two stations without passing through the ticket gates.
The Chiyoda Line platforms are 37.9 m underground, making this station the deepest in the Tokyo Metro network (although a number of stations on the Toei Oedo Line are farther underground).
|1||Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line||for Shinjuku and Ogikubo|
|2||Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line||for Ginza, Otemachi, and Ikebukuro|
|3||Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line||for Omote-sando and Yoyogi-uehara|
Odakyu Odawara Line for Hon-Atsugi and Isehara
|4||Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line||for Otemachi, Kita-senju, and Ayase|
Jōban Line (Local) for Abiko and Toride
The station first opened on March 15, 1959, as a station on the Marunouchi Line. The Chiyoda Line platforms opened on October 20, 1972. It also became possible to transfer to the Ginza and Namboku lines via a passageway to the newly opened Tameike-Sannō Station which opened on September 30, 1997.
- National Diet Building
- The official residence of the Prime Minister of Japan（Kantei）
- Cabinet Office
- Hibiya High School
- Hie Shrine
- The Capitol Hotel Tokyu
- Kokkai-gijidomae Station information (Tokyo Metro) (in Japanese)