Hop Aboard the "Toden Escape-the-Heat Train"!
The Bureau of Transportation, Tokyo Metropolitan Government (hereinafter referred to as "Bureau of Transportation") announces the operation of "Toden Escape-the-Heat Train" as the Tokyo Sakura Tram (Toden Arakawa Line) for the summer vacation version.
We will install a special name plate on the front of the train and decorate the entire railroad car to evoke a sense of summer along the railway line. Come celebrate summer vacation with a ride on the Tokyo Sakura Tram (Toden Arakawa Line).
This year, it will operate with retro blue carriage type 9002.
1. Service period
August 1 (Wed) to August 31 (Fri), 2018
- *A service will not run on some days due to inspections, etc.
Type 9002 (retro blue carriage)
The tram interior and windows will be decorated to evoke a sense of summer.
4. Service Details
You can retrieve information about the train service using a computer or smartphone.
From the English-version of the Bureau of Transportation website, select "Tokyo Sakura Tram (Toden Arakawa Line)."
Then, select "Toden Operation Information Services,"and " Find a streetcar," choose "Type 9000" from the dropdown menu, and select "Search."
Information about Special Collaboration Event
There will be a special collaboration between the Toei Transportation and Arakawa Amusement Park in celebration of summer vacation. From August 1 to August 31, 2018, visitors who present a Toei One-day Pass (Toei Marugoto Kippu) or Toden One-day Pass at the Arakawa Amusement Park will receive promotional goods from the Bureau of Transportation as a gift (The offer is limited to tickets effective on the day of entry. Toei Bus One-day Pass and Toden One-day Pass tickets attached to PASMO or Suica cards are excluded from the offer).
Further, junior high school and younger children will receive 1 ride ticket, which can be used in the Arakawa Amusement Park.
Please take this opportunity to ride the Tokyo Sakura Tram (Toden Arakawa Line) and enjoy an outing around the Arakawa Amusement Park.
Toei Transportation Customer Center Tel: 03-3816-5700 (9:00 to 20:00,seven days a week, year-round)