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Sengakuji Station

The platform
Location2-16-34 Takanawa, Minato, Tokyo
Operated by
Toei (manager)
ConnectionsTGWJK21 JY26 Takanawa Gateway Station
Other information
Station codeA-07
Preceding station Keikyu logo small.svg Following station
One-way operation
Morning Wing Terminus
Main Line
Airport Limited Express
via Airport Line
through to Asakusa Line
towards Horinouchi
Main Line
Limited Express (Kaisoku)
towards Uraga
Main Line
Limited Express (Tokkyū)
Main Line
Airport Express
(rush hours)
towards Uraga
Main Line
Preceding station PrefSymbol-Tokyo.svg Toei Subway Following station
through to Keikyu Main Line Asakusa Line
Airport Limited Express
towards Oshiage
towards Nishi-magome
Asakusa Line

Sengakuji Station (泉岳寺駅, Sengakuji-eki) is a railway station in Minato, Tokyo, Japan.

It is entirely owned and operated by the Tokyo Metropolitan Bureau of Transportation, but also serves as the northern terminus of the Keikyu Main Line operated by the private railway operator Keikyu. The station is a major transfer point for passengers on the Toei Asakusa Line because most trains on the Asakusa Line switch to the Keikyu Line past Sengakuji: passengers must usually change trains at Sengakuji to reach Gotanda, Nishi-magome and other stations on the south end of the Asakusa Line. The station is designed with platforms shared between Keikyu and Asakusa Line trains to expedite this connection.

The station is named after Sengaku-ji, a nearby temple famous for housing the graves of the Forty-seven rōnin.


Sengakuji Station is served by the following lines.

Station layout

1 KK Keikyu Main Line for Shinagawa, Haneda Airport (Terminal 3 and Terminal 1·2), Yokohama and Misakiguchi
2 A Toei Asakusa Line for Gotanda and Nishi-magome
3-4 A Toei Asakusa Line for Shimbashi, Nihombashi, and Oshiage
KS Keisei Main Line for Aoto, Keisei Takasago, Keisei Sakura, Keisei Narita, and Narita Airport (Terminal 2·3 and Terminal 1)
HS Hokusō Line for Imba Nihon-idai
KS Narita Sky Access Line for Narita Airport
SR Shibayama Railway Line for Shibayama-Chiyoda


The station opened on 21 June 1968.[1]


  1. ^ Terada, Hirokazu (19 January 2013). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways] (in Japanese). Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 217. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4.

Coordinates: 35°38′19.28″N 139°44′24.07″E / 35.6386889°N 139.7400194°E / 35.6386889; 139.7400194