Qilian Station

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Qili'an Station
唭哩岸站
Qilian Station Platform.jpg
Qili'an Station Platform
Location
Municipality Taipei
District(s) Beitou
Address No. 301, Donghua Street Sec. 2
Info
Type Elevated
History
Opened March 28, 1997
Rail services
Line(s)      Tamsui Line (R24)
Daily Ridership 12,857 (2011)[1]
(Ranked 72nd of 89)
Operator(s) Taipei Rapid Transit System
Aiga bus inv.svg There is a bus stop near this station.
Qilian Station
Traditional Chinese 唭哩岸站

The Taipei Metro Qili'an Station is located in the Beitou District of Taipei, Taiwan. It is a station on the Tamsui Line (Red Line). In the past, the station belonged to the now-defunct TRA Tamsui Line.

Station overview[edit]

Qilian Station exterior.

The station is an elevated structure with one island platform and one exit.[2] The station is situated between Donghua Street and Xian Street, near the entrance of Gongguan. The washrooms are inside the entrance area.

History[edit]

The station was a station on the defunct TRA Tamsui Line. It was initially called "Qilian Station" as well, but was later renamed to "Shipai Station".

  • March 28, 1997: Opened for service with the opening of the segment from Tamsui to Zhongshan.

Station layout[edit]

2F Platform 1      Tamsui Line toward Tamsui or Beitou (Qiyan)
Island platform, Doors will open on the left
Platform 2      Tamsui Line toward Xindian or Xiangshan (Shipai)
Street Level Lobby Entrance/Exit, information counter, automatic ticket dispensing machines, one-way faregates, 7-Eleven
Restrooms

Exits[edit]

Ex2
  • Exit1: Xian St.Accessibility Elevator.
  • Exit2: Gongguan Rd.Accessibility Elevator.

Around the station[edit]

  • National Yang Ming University
  • Linong Elementary School
  • Qingjiang Elementary School
  • Qili'an Activity Center
  • Taipei Public Library (Jili Branch)
  • Qiyan Park
  • Donghua Park
  • Linong Park
Preceding station   Taipei Metro   Following station
toward Tamsui/ Beitou
Red Line
toward Xindian

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Passenger Volume at Taipei Rapid Transit Stations". Taipei City Department of Transportation. 2012-01-20. Retrieved 2012-02-05. 
  2. ^ "Route Map: Qilian". Taipei Rapid Transit Corporation. Retrieved 2010-06-21. 

Coordinates: 25°07′15″N 121°30′23″E / 25.1209309°N 121.5062546°E / 25.1209309; 121.5062546