Greater Tokyo Rail Map

Love this! Comprehensive map of greater Tokyo’s train and subway network.

See also:

Tokyo Toden streetcar map

Tokyo private rail maps

Sagami Line map

Theodoræ Ditsek

This thing is huge. This thing is huge. There are probably a hundred thousand mistakes.


As anyone who’s been there knows, Tokyo has the most byzantine railway network in the world. Thirteen subway lines, thirty-something JR lines, at least as many private commuter rail lines, and a half-ton of people movers, monorails, and streetcars, all connected in a maze of terminals and through services designed specifically to make the amateur cartographer’s head spin. This system is fundamentally unmappable.

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