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Morishita Station (森下駅, Morishita-eki) is a subway station in Kōtō, Tokyo, Japan, operated by Toei Subway. Its station numbers are S-11 (Shinjuku Line) and E-13 (Ōedo Line).

S11 E13
Morishita Station

森下駅
Morishita station a5 exit alt - October 20 2017.jpg
A5 entrance to Morishita Station, 2017
LocationMorishita 1-13-10 (Shinjuku Line)
Morishita 2-17-17 (Oedo Line)
Kōtō, Tokyo
(東京都江東区森下1-13-10 (Shinjuku Line)
東京都江東区森下2-17-17 (Ōedo Line))

Japan
Operated byTokyo Metropolitan Bureau of Transportation (Toei)
Line(s)
Other information
Station codeS-11 (Shinjuku Line)
E-13 (Ōedo Line)
History
Opened1978
Traffic
Passengers ([1][2])121,571 daily
Services
Preceding station   Toei Subway   Following station
S09
toward Shinjuku
Shinjuku Line
Express
S15
toward Motoyawata
S10
toward Shinjuku
Shinjuku Line
Local
S12
toward Motoyawata
E12
toward Tochōmae
Ōedo Line
E14
toward Hikarigaoka
Toei Ōedo Line platforms, 2017
Toei Shinjuku Line platforms, 2018

LinesEdit

Morishita Station is served by the following two lines.

PlatformsEdit

Morishita Station consists of two island platforms (one for each line), each served by two tracks.

1  Toei Shinjuku Line for Bakuro-yokoyama, Shinjuku, Sasazuka, Hashimoto
2  Toei Shinjuku Line for Motoyawata
3  Toei Ōedo Line for Ryogoku, Iidabashi
4  Toei Ōedo Line for Daimon, Roppongi

HistoryEdit

The station opened on December 21, 1978; service on the Ōedo Line began on December 12, 2000.

Surrounding areaEdit

The station is located underneath the intersection of Tokyo Metropolitan Routes 50 (Shin-Ōhashi-dōri) and 463 (Kiyosumi-dōri). The area is typically shitamachi, with a mix of mid-rise office buildings, apartment buildings, and homes. Being close to Ryōgoku, many sumōbeya are located in the vicinity.

Connecting bus serviceEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Morishita Station information" (in Japanese). Tokyo Metropolitan Bureau of Transportation. Archived from the original on 2006-10-08. Retrieved 24 February 2010.
  2. ^ "Morishita Station information" (in Japanese). Tokyo Metropolitan Bureau of Transportation. Archived from the original on 2006-10-08. Retrieved 24 February 2010.

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