Nishiarai Station

Nishiarai Station (西新井駅, Nishiarai-eki) is a railway station in Adachi, Tokyo, Japan. It is operated by private railway operator Tobu Railway.

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Nishiarai Station

西新井駅
Nishiarai Station west exit - July 21 2015.jpg
West exit, July 2015
LocationAdachi, Tokyo
(足立区西新井栄町2-1-1)
Japan
Operated byTobu Railway
Line(s)Tobu Skytree Line, Tobu Daishi Line.
Other information
Station codeTS-13
History
Opened1899
Passengers
[1]58,180 daily

LinesEdit

The station is served by the Tobu Skytree Line and Tobu Daishi Line.

 
The station platforms with the Daishi Line platforms on the right, 2008

Station layoutEdit

The station consists of three island platforms serving six tracks.

PlatformsEdit

1/2  Tobu Daishi Line for Daishimae
3  Tobu Skytree Line (Express) for Kasukabe, Tōbu-Dōbutsu-Kōen, Kuki, Tatebayashi, Ōta, Minami-Kurihashi, and Shin-Tochigi
4  Tobu Skytree Line (Local) for Takenotsuka, Kita-Koshigaya, Kasukabe, Tōbu-Dōbutsu-Kōen, and Minami-Kurihashi
5  Tobu Skytree Line (Local) for Kita-Senju, Asakusa
  Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line for Naka-Meguro
6  Tobu Skytree Line (Express) for Kita-Senju, Asakusa, Oshiage
  Tokyo Metro Hanzōmon Line for Shibuya and Chūō-Rinkan

Adjacent stationsEdit

« Service »
Tobu Skytree Line (TS-13)
Limited Express Spacia: Does not stop at this station
Limited Express Ryōmō: Does not stop at this station
Limited Express Revaty: Does not stop at this station
Limited Express Shimotsuke: Does not stop at this station
Limited Express Skytree Liner: Does not stop at this station
Limited Express Urban Park Liner: Does not stop at this station
Kita-Senju (TS-09)   Express   Sōka (TS-16)
Kita-Senju (TS-09)   Section express   Sōka (TS-16)
Kita-Senju (TS-09)   Semi-express   Sōka (TS-16)
Kita-Senju (TS-09)   Section semi-express   Sōka (TS-16)
Umejima (TS-12)   Local   Takenotsuka (TS-14)
Tobu Daishi Line (TS-13)
Terminus   Local   Daishimae (TS-51)

HistoryEdit

The station opened on 27 August 1899.[2]

From 17 March 2012, station numbering was introduced on all Tobu lines, with Nishiarai Station becoming "TS-13".[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Nishiarai Station information. Retrieved on 19 September 2008. (in Japanese)
  2. ^ 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. 222. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4.
  3. ^ 「東武スカイツリーライン」誕生! あわせて駅ナンバリングを導入し、よりわかりやすくご案内します [Tobu Sky Tree Line created! Station numbering to be introduced at same time] (PDF). Tobu News (in Japanese). Tobu Railway. 9 February 2012. Archived from the original (pdf) on 8 August 2012. Retrieved 27 May 2012.

External linksEdit

Coordinates: 35°46′38″N 139°47′24″E / 35.7771°N 139.7901°E / 35.7771; 139.7901