Kakuozan Station

Higashiyama Line

The is a subway line, part of the Nagoya Municipal Subway system in Nagoya, Japan. Officially, the line is referred to as . It runs from Takabata, Nakagawa Ward to Fujigaoka, Meitō Ward, all within Nagoya. The Higashiyama Line's color on maps is Windsor yellow; its stations carry the letter H followed by a number. All the stations accept Tranpass, a prepaid magnetic card.

The line opened its first section in 1957. The line links Nagoya Station and Sakae, the CBD of Nagoya. As such, the line has the highest ridership among Nagoya Municipal Subway Lines. On arriving Nagoya Station (from Fujigaoka), departing Nagoya Station (to Fujigaoka), or arriving Fujigaoka Station, the announcements are made in five languages, namely Japanese, English, Chinese, Portuguese, and Korean.

Basic data

  • Distance: 20.6 km / 12.8 mi.
  • Stations: 22
  • Gauge: 1435 mm / 4 ft.in. (Standard gauge, in contrast to the narrow gauge of most Japanese railways.)
  • Double-track line: Whole the line
  • Electric supply: Whole the line (600 V DC, third rail)
  • Railway signalling: CS-ATC
  • Maximum speed at service: 65 km/h



Station name


Total distance


H01 Takabata 高畑駅 0 km Nagoya City Subway: Kanayama Line (planned) Nakagawa Nagoya, Aichi
H02 Hatta 八田駅 0.9 km JR: Kansai Main Line
Kintetsu: Nagoya Line (Kintetsu-Hatta)
H03 Iwatsuka 岩塚駅 2 km Nakamura
H04 Nakamura Kōen 中村公園駅 3.1 km Nagoya City Subway: Sakura-dōri Line (planned extension)
H05 Nakamura Nisseki 中村日赤駅 3.9 km
H06 Honjin 本陣駅 4.6 km
H07 Kamejima 亀島駅 5.5 km
H08 Nagoya 名古屋駅 6.6 km JR: Chūō Main Line, Kansai Main Line, Tōkaidō Main Line, Tōkaidō Shinkansen
Kintetsu: Nagoya Line (Kintetsu Nagoya)
Meitetsu: Nagoya Line (Meitetsu Nagoya)
Nagoya City Subway: Sakura-dōri Line (S02)
Nagoya Seaside Rapid Railway: Aonami Line (AN01)
H09 Fushimi 伏見駅 8 km Nagoya City Subway: Tsurumai Line (T07) Naka
H10 Sakae 栄駅 9 km Meitetsu: Seto Line (Sakaemachi)
Nagoya City Subway: Meijō Line (M05)
H11 Shinsakae-machi 新栄町駅 10.1 km Nagoya City Subway: Kamiiida Line (planned extension) Higashi
H12 Chikusa 千種駅 11 km JR: Chūō Main Line
H13 Imaike 今池駅 11.7 km Nagoya City Subway: Sakura-dōri Line (S08) Chikusa
H14 Ikeshita 池下駅 12.6 km
H15 Kakuōzan 覚王山駅 13.2 km
H16 Motoyama 本山駅 14.2 km Nagoya City Subway: Meijō Line (M17)
H17 Higashiyama Kōen (Higashiyama Park) 東山公園駅 15.1 km Nagoya City Subway: Tōbu Line (planned)
H18 Hoshigaoka 星ヶ丘駅 16.2 km Nagoya City Subway: Tōbu Line (planned)
H19 Issha 一社駅 17.5 km Meitō
H20 Kamiyashiro 上社駅 18.6 km
H21 Hongō 本郷駅 19.3 km
H22 Fujigaoka 藤が丘駅 20.6 km Aichi Rapid Transit: Linimo (L01)

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