Fu Jen University Station

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Coordinates: 25°01′58″N 121°26′09″E / 25.0328°N 121.4359°E / 25.0328; 121.4359

Fu Jen University Station
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Fu Jen University Station 20130204.JPG
Fu Jen University Station Platform 1
Location
Municipality New Taipei
District(s) Xinzhuang
Address B1, No. 510-1, Zhongzheng Rd.
Info
Type Underground
History
Opened January 5, 2012
Rail services
Line(s)      Xinzhuang Line (O1)
Operator(s) Taipei Rapid Transit System
Aiga bus inv.svg There is a bus stop near this station.

The Taipei Metro Fu Jen University Station is a station on the Xinzhuang Line located in Xinzhuang District, New Taipei, Taiwan.[1] The station opened on January 5, 2012,[2] and is named after the nearby Fu Jen Catholic University.

Station overview[edit]

Fu Jen University concourse level

This two-level, underground station has an island platform.[3] It is located beneath the intersection of Zhongzheng Rd. and Lane 508, Zhongzheng Rd. It was originally scheduled to open in 2013,[4] but it began service earlier January 5, 2012.[2] It was originally planned as the western terminus of the Xinzhuang Line, hence the station number (O1); the new terminus will instead be Huilong.

Construction[edit]

Evacuation depth for this station was around 19 m (62 ft). It is 199.5 m (655 ft) in length and 16.55 m (54.3 ft) wide.[5] It has four entrances, one accessibility elevator, and two vent shafts.[3]

Station layout[edit]

Street Level Entrance/Exit Entrance/Exit
B1 Concourse Level Lobby, information desk, automatic ticket dispensing machines, one-way faregates
Restrooms
B2 Platform 1      Xinzhuang Line toward Huilong (Danfeng)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Platform 2      Xinzhuang Line toward Nanshijiao (Xinzhuang)

Exits[edit]

  • Exit 1: Zhongzheng Rd., near the main gate of Fu Jen University With accessibility elevator.
  • Exit 2: Fuyin Rd, near Jianguo 1st Rd. With accessibility elevator.
  • Exit 3: Zhongzheng Rd., opposite gas station
  • Exit 4: Zhongzheng Rd., beside gas station

Around the station[edit]

Preceding station   Taipei Metro   Following station
toward Huilong
Orange Line
toward Nanshijiao

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Fu Jen University". Taipei Rapid Transit Corporation. Retrieved 2012-01-07. 
  2. ^ a b "MRT Xinzhuang line begins commercial service". Focus Taiwan News Channel. 2012-01-05. Retrieved 2012-01-05. 
  3. ^ a b "Introduction to Xinzhuang MRT Line". Department of Rapid Transit Systems. 2008-03-01. Retrieved 2010-06-17. 
  4. ^ 黃村杉 (2010-03-18). "北縣/捷運新莊線搶先通 市民「樂」官員「愁」". NOWnews. Retrieved 2010-06-22. 
  5. ^ "捷運車站建築設計 後續路網 新莊線-縣轄段各車站透視圖說明". Department of Rapid Transit Systems. Retrieved 2010-08-01.