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When brainstorming about new destinations for biking, I had the idea of

  • going to all Tokyo Metro train stations and subway stations
  • going there not by car or train, but by bike
  • and then taking a picture of the train station, or one of the entrances

The big Metro lines started like this: there was a department store, and the line got constructed so people could get to the store. Eventually you end up with a nice meshnet of tracks. In October 2019, I cycled 30km to Nishi-funabashi in Chiba, and started with the Tozai line. Lets see how many lines I can finish, and how long it will take.

line stations
countertodo done
Metro: Ginza Line/銀座線 19 G1-G19
Metro: Marunouchi Line/丸ノ内線 25 M1-M25
Metro: Marunouchi Branch/丸ノ内線分岐線4 Mb3-Mb6
Metro: Hibiya Line/日比谷線 21 H1-H21
Metro: Tōzai Line/東西線 23 T1-T8 T9-T23
Metro: Chiyoda Line/千代田線 20 C1-C20
Metro: Yūrakuchō Line/有楽町線 24 Y1-Y24
Metro: Hanzōmon Line/半蔵門線 14 - H1-H24
Metro: Namboku Line/南北線 19 N1-N4, N13N5-N12, N14-N19
Metro: Fukutoshin Line/副都心線 16 F1-F16
Subway: Asakusa Line 20 A1-A20
Subway: Mita Line 27 I1-I27
Subway: Shinjuku Line/新宿線 21 S1-S21
Subway: Oedo Line 38 E1-E38
date stations done lines done(%)stations done(%)
2019-10-20T9-T23 0/14 14/285(4%)
2019-10-27H1-H14 1/14(7%) 28/285(8%)
2019-11-04N5-N12, N14, N16-N191/14(7%) 41/285
japan/tokyo_metro_biketrip.txt · Last modified: 2019/12/01 09:18 by chris