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Shinjuku-nishiguchi Station (新宿西口駅, Shinjuku-Nishiguchi-eki) is a subway station on the Toei Oedo Line in Tokyo, Japan, operated by the Tokyo subway operator Toei Subway.

E01
Shinjuku-nishiguchi Station

新宿西口駅
Shinjuku-Nishiguchi-Sta-D4.JPG
Entrance D4, May 2010
Location1-3-17 Nishi-shinjuku, Shinjuku City, Tokyo
Japan
Operated byToei Subway
Line(s)E Toei Oedo Line
Connections
Other information
Station codeE-01
History
Opened2000
Traffic
Passengers (FY2011)51,059 daily
Services
Preceding station   Toei Subway   Following station
E28
Terminus
Ōedo Line
E02
toward Hikarigaoka
Concourse
Platform

LinesEdit

Shinjuku-nishiguchi Station is served by the Toei Oedo Line, and is numbered "E-01".

Station layoutEdit

The station has one island platform, serving two tracks, located on the 4th basement ("B4F") level. There are two major exits in this station. The north ticket gate leads to various exit points to Oogado Crossing. The south gate leads to the Odakyu Department store area and the Marunouchi Line.

PlatformsEdit

1  Toei Oedo Line for Tochōmae (Transfer at Tochōmae for Nerima, Hikarigaoka, and Roppongi)
2  Toei Oedo Line for Iidabashi and Ryōgoku

HistoryEdit

Shinjuku-nishiguchi Station opened on 12 December 2000.[1]

Passenger statisticsEdit

In fiscal 2011, the station was used by an average of 51,059 passengers daily.[1]

Surrounding areaEdit

Shinjuku-nishiguchi Station is essentially a satellite station located to the north-west of the main Shinjuku Station interchange. The name "Nishiguchi" means "West Exit" which is where this station's exits are located, relative to Shinjuku Station. While this station is close to the Oedo Line Shinjuku station, it is closer to the Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line, the Seibu Shinjuku Line, and Shinjuku bus terminal.

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]. Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 218. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4.

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