Qiyan Station

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Qiyan Station
奇岩站
Qiyan-Station.JPG
Qiyan Station platform
Location
Municipality Taipei
District(s) Beitou
Address No. 487, Sanhe Street
Info
Type Elevated
History
Opened March 28, 1997
Rail services
Line(s)      Tamsui Line (R25)
Daily Ridership 13,210 (2011)[1]
(Ranked 71st of 89)
Operator(s) Taipei Rapid Transit System
Aiga bus inv.svg There is a bus stop near this station.
Qiyan Station
Traditional Chinese 奇岩站

The Taipei Metro Qiyan Station is located in the Beitou District of Taipei City, Taiwan. It is a station on the Tamsui Line (Red Line).

Station overview[edit]

Qiyan Station exterior.

The station is an elevated structure with one island platform and one exit.[2] The station is situated between east of Beitou Road, and the beginning of Sanhe Road. The washrooms are inside the entrance area.

History[edit]

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

Station layout[edit]

2F Platform 1      Tamsui Line toward Tamsui or Beitou (Beitou)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Platform 2      Tamsui Line toward Xindian or Xiangshan (Qilian)
Street Level Concourse Entrance/Exit, lobby, information counter, automatic ticket dispensing machines, one-way faregates
Restrooms

Exits[edit]

  • Single Exit: Intersection of Beitou Rd. and Sanhe St.

Around the station[edit]

  • Hong-gah Museum
  • Jang Dah Plaza
  • Youmin Hospital
  • Xi-an Bridge
  • Zhongyi New Community
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: Qiyan". Taipei Rapid Transit Corporation. Retrieved 2010-06-21. 

Coordinates: 25°07′33″N 121°30′04″E / 25.1257587°N 121.5011573°E / 25.1257587; 121.5011573