Nishi-Nippori Station

Nishi-Nippori Station (西日暮里駅, Nishi-Nippori-eki) is a railway station in Arakawa, Tokyo, Japan, operated jointly by East Japan Railway Company (JR East) and the two Tokyo subway operators Tokyo Metro and Toei.

JY08 JK33 C16 NT02
Nishi-Nippori Station

西日暮里駅
Nishinipporistationplatformsfromadistance-june2-2015.jpg
The JR East platforms viewed from the west side in June 2015
Location5 Nishi-Nippori, Arakawa-ku, Tokyo
Japan
Operated by
Line(s)
ConnectionsBus terminal
Other information
Station code
  • JY08 (Yamanote Line)
  • JK33 (Keihin-Tōhoku Line)
  • C-16 (Chiyoda Line)
  • NT02 (Nippori-Toneri Liner)
History
Opened20 December 1969
Passengers
JR East, FY201397,268 daily
Services
Preceding station JR logo (east).svg JR East Following station
Tabata
JY09
Next counter-clockwise
Yamanote Line Nippori
NPRJY08
Next clockwise
Tabata
JK34
toward Ōmiya
Keihin–Tōhoku Line
Local
Nippori
NPRJK33
toward Yokohama
Preceding station Tokyo Metro logo.svg Tokyo Metro Following station
Sendagi
C15
Chiyoda Line Machiya
C17
toward Kita-Ayase
Preceding station PrefSymbol-Tokyo.svg Toei Following station
Akado-shōgakkōmae
NT03
Nippori-Toneri Liner Nippori
NT01
Terminus
Location
Nishi-Nippori Station is located in Special wards of Tokyo
Nishi-Nippori Station
Nishi-Nippori Station
Location within Special wards of Tokyo
Nishi-Nippori Station is located in Tokyo
Nishi-Nippori Station
Nishi-Nippori Station
Nishi-Nippori Station (Tokyo)
Nishi-Nippori Station is located in Japan
Nishi-Nippori Station
Nishi-Nippori Station
Nishi-Nippori Station (Japan)

LinesEdit

Nishi-Nippori Station is served by the following lines.

PlatformsEdit

JR EastEdit

1 JK Keihin-Tōhoku Line for Tokyo, Shinagawa, and Yokohama
2 JY Yamanote Line for Tokyo and Shinagawa
3 JY Yamanote Line for Tabata, Ikebukuro, and Shinjuku
4 JK Keihin-Tōhoku Line for Tabata, Akabane, and Ōmiya

Tokyo MetroEdit

1 C Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line for Otemachi and Yoyogi-uehara
  Odakyu Odawara Line for Hon-Atsugi and Isehara
2 C Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line for Kita-senju and Ayase
JL Joban Line (Local) for Matsudo, Kashiwa and Toride (via Ayase)

ToeiEdit

The Nippori-Toneri Liner station is elevated and consists of a single island platform serving two tracks.

1 NT Nippori-Toneri Liner for Nippori
2 NT Nippori-Toneri Liner for Kumanomae, Nishiaraidaishi-nishi, and Minumadai-shinsuikoen

HistoryEdit

The Chiyoda Line station opened on 20 December 1969.[1] The Yamanote Line station opened 20 April 1971.[2] The Nippori-Toneri Liner station opened on 30 March 2008.

Passenger statisticsEdit

In fiscal 2013, the JR East station was used by an average of 97,268 passengers daily (boarding passengers only), making it the 41st-busiest station operated by JR East.[3] In fiscal 2013, the Tokyo Metro station was used by an average of 162,852 passengers per day (exiting and entering passengers), making it the fifteenth-busiest station operated by Tokyo Metro.[4] Over the same fiscal year, the Toei station was used by an average of 10,500 per day (boarding passengers only), making it the second-busiest station on the Nippori-Toneri Liner.[5] The daily average passenger figures for JR East and Tokyo Metro in previous years are as shown below.

Fiscal year JR East Tokyo Metro
2000 96,355[6]
2005 87,392[7]
2010 94,059[8]
2011 93,891[9] 156,404[10]
2012 94,884[11] 158,555[12]
2013 97,268[3] 162,852[4]
  • Note that JR East figures are for boarding passengers only.

Surrounding areaEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Terada, Hirokazu (19 January 2013). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 215. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4.
  2. ^ 日本国有鉄道停車場一覧 [JNR Station Directory]. Japan: Japanese National Railways. 1985. p. 97. ISBN 4-533-00503-9.
  3. ^ a b 各駅の乗車人員 (2013年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2013)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 15 September 2014.
  4. ^ a b 各駅の乗降人員ランキング [Station usage ranking] (in Japanese). Tokyo Metro. Retrieved 15 September 2014.
  5. ^ 各駅乗降人員一覧 [Passenger statistics for each station] (in Japanese). Tokyo Metropolitan Bureau of Transportation. Retrieved 14 September 2014.
  6. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2000年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2000)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 1 August 2013.
  7. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2005年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2005)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 1 August 2013.
  8. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2010年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2010)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 1 August 2013.
  9. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2011年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2011)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 1 August 2013.
  10. ^ 駅別乗降人員順位表(2011年度1日平均) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2011)] (in Japanese). Japan: Tokyo Metro. Retrieved 15 September 2014.
  11. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2012年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2012)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 15 September 2014.
  12. ^ 各駅の乗降人員ランキング (2012年) [Station usage ranking (2012)] (in Japanese). Tokyo Metro. Retrieved 15 September 2014.

External linksEdit

Coordinates: 35°43′55″N 139°46′00″E / 35.731926°N 139.766800°E / 35.731926; 139.766800