Jeongja Station

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Jeongja Station
Jeongja Station of the Seoul Metropolitan Subway, South Korea.JPG
Jeongja Station
Korean name
Hangul
Hanja
Revised Romanization Jeongja-yeok
McCune–Reischauer Chŏngja-yŏk
Bundang Line
Sunae Migeum
Station number K230
Address 176-1 Jeongja-dong,
Bundang-gu, Seongnam-si,
Gyeonggi-do
Date opened September 1, 1994 (1994-09-01)
Type Underground
Platforms/tracks 2 / 2
Operator Korail
Shinbundang Line
Pangyo Terminus
Station number D12
Address 26 Jeongja-dong,
Bundang-gu, Seongnam-si,
Gyeonggi-do
Date opened October 28, 2011
Type Underground
Platforms/tracks 2 / 2
Operator NeoTrans Co. Ltd.

Jeongja (formerly Baekgung Station) is a station on the Bundang Line and the Shinbundang Line, a commuter subway in South Korea. It is between Sunae and Migeum Station.

It has recently became the southern terminus of the Shinbundang Line, beginning operations on October 28, 2011. In 2016 the Shinbundang Line will be extended to Gwanggyo.

Station layout[edit]

Korail[edit]

Sunae
2 | | 1
Migeum
1 Bundang Line for Mangpo
2 Bundang Line for Wangsimni

NeoTrans Co. Ltd.[edit]

Pangyo
N/B | | S/B
Terminus
Southbound Shinbundang Line termination platform
Northbound Shinbundang Line for Gangnam

History[edit]

  • 1 September 1994: Railway line from Suseo Station to Ori Station started to operate. This station was named Baekgung Station.
  • 25 September 2002: After Baekgung-dong merged with Jeongja-dong, this station was renamed to Jeongja Station.
  • 28 October 2011: The Shinbundang Line opens making Jeongja a transfer station and a terminal station of this line.
Preceding station   Seoul Metropolitan Subway   Following station
toward Wangsimni
Bundang Line
toward Suwon
toward Gangnam
Shinbundang Line Terminus

Coordinates: 37°21′58.60″N 127°06′29.24″E / 37.3662778°N 127.1081222°E / 37.3662778; 127.1081222