Geumjeong Station

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Geumjeong Station
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Geumjeong Station
Korean name
Hangul
Hanja
Revised Romanization Geumjeong-yeok
McCune–Reischauer Kŭmjŏng-yŏk
Railway Services
Daily ridership Based on Jan-Dec of 2012.
Line 1:[1] 58,326[2]
Line 1
Myeonghak Gunpo
Station number P149
Address 87-1 Geumjeong-dong,
Gunpo-si, Gyeonggi-do
Date opened October 25, 1988
Type Aboveground
Platforms/tracks 3 / 5
Operator Korail
Line 4
Beomgye Sanbon
Station number 443
Address 87-1 Geumjeong-dong,
Gunpo-si, Gyeonggi-do
Date opened January 15, 1993
Type Aboveground
Platforms/tracks 3 / 5
Operator Korail

Geumjeong Station is a ground-level metro station on lines 1 and 4 of the Seoul Subway network in South Korea. The station is in Gunpo, a city approximately 15 km (9.3 mi) south of Seoul in Gyeonggi Province, between the cities of Anyang and Suwon.

Geumjeong is an important transfer point for passengers travelling to and from southern and western Gyeonggi Province to Seoul Grand Park and Seoul Racecourse Park. The tracks are aligned to allow passengers to transfer between lines 1 and 4 on the same platform.

Station layout[edit]

Myeonghak, Beomgye
| | 12 | | | | 34 | 5 6 |
Gunpo, Sanbon
1 4 for Oido
2 1 for Cheonan
3 1 for Soyosan
4 4 for Danggogae
5   No service
6    

References[edit]

  1. ^ with Line 4.
  2. ^ Monthly Number of Passengers between Subway Stations. Korea Transportation Database, 2013. Retrieved 2013-10-15.
Preceding station   Seoul Metropolitan Subway   Following station
toward Soyosan
Line 1
toward Cheonan
toward Danggogae
Line 4
toward Oido

Coordinates: 37°22′21″N 126°56′36″E / 37.37250°N 126.94333°E / 37.37250; 126.94333