Seodaejeon Station

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Seodaejeon Station
Seodaejeon Station.jpg
Korean name
Hangul 서대전역
Hanja 西大田驛
Revised Romanization Seodaejeonnyeok
McCune–Reischauer Sŏdaejŏnnyŏk
Station statistics
Address 74 Oryu-dong, Jung-gu, Daejeon
South Korea
Coordinates 36°19′20.91″N 127°24′11.86″E / 36.3224750°N 127.4032944°E / 36.3224750; 127.4032944Coordinates: 36°19′20.91″N 127°24′11.86″E / 36.3224750°N 127.4032944°E / 36.3224750; 127.4032944
Line(s) Honam Line, Honam Line (KTX)
Structure type Aboveground/Straight
Platforms 2
Tracks 6
Other information
Opened November 1, 1936
Operator Korail

Seodaejeon Station, meaning "West Daejeon Station", is on South Korea's high-speed KTX railway network, 161 km south of Yongsan Station.

History[edit]

The station opened on November 1, 1936[1] and KTX trains on the Honam Line began services on April 1, 2004.

Services[edit]

Seodaejeon Station serves all KTX trains on the Honam Line. It also has express services and local services on the normal speed Honam Line.

Access[edit]

The station is accessible by bus, or by walking from Metro line 1 station Oryong (approx. 12 min walk) or the slightly farther station Seodaejeon Negeori (approx. 15 min walk).

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Notification No. 554 of the Government General Chosen (朝鮮總督府告示 第五百五十四號)" (Press release). Government General Chosen (朝鮮總督府官報). National Library of Korea (조선총독부관보 활용시스템). 1936-10-10. Retrieved 2014-06-11.