Tokyo Metro is a fast travel framework serving the capital city of Japan. It is the world’s busiest metro with 3.16 billion yearly traveler rides (2010) and an everyday ridership of 6.31 million individuals. It has been worked by Tokyo Metro since April 2004.
The metro framework is involved nine lines with an all-out working length of 203.4km. It has 179 stations altogether.
The Tokyo Underground Railway Company, which was built up in August 1920, embraced the development of the Tokyo Metro. It finished the primary line of the metro, known as the Ginza Line.
Teito Rapid Transit Authority, which was built up in July 1941, assumed control over the tasks of the metro. Another organization called Tokyo Metro Co. was built up in April 2004 and all tasks of the metro were brought under the administration of the new organization.
|Line Name||Year||KM||Metro Network|
|Ginza Line||1953||14.3km||26 Stations|
|Marunouchi Line||1954||27.4km||28 Stations|
|Hibiya Line||1964||20.3km||22 Stations|
|Tozai Line||1964||30.8km||25 Stations|
|Chiyoda Line||1971||24km||20 Stations|
|Yurakucho Line||1987||28.3km||24 Stations|
|Hanzomon Line||1978||16.8km||14 Stations|
|Namboku Line||2000||21.3km||20 Stations|
|Fukutoshin Line||2008||20.2km||16 Stations|
|JR EAST||JR= Japan Railways.
Serves Tohoku, Shin’etsu, Kanto areas.
|Yamanote Line||A circular line serving Ikebukuro, ShinJuku, Shibuya, Harajuku, Etc.|
|Keihin to Hoku Line||Connects Tokyo North and South Through the center.|
|Chuo Line (Rapid)||Connects Tokyo’s East and West, serving Tachikawa, Hachioji, and Takao|
|Shonan Shinjuku Line||Convenient for sightseeing, serving Zushi, Kama Kura, Odawara|
|Chuo Sobu Line||Server Inners Tokyo, Stopping at Akhiabura, Suidobashi, Sendayaga|
|Keiyo Line||Access to Chiba, including Tokyo, Disney resort and Kasai.|