Sindorim Station

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Sindorim Station
Korail Sindorim Station platform.jpg
Sindorim Station
Korean name
Hangul
Hanja
Revised Romanization Sindorim-yeok
McCune–Reischauer Sindorim-yŏk
Railway Services
Daily ridership Based on Jan-Dec of 2012.
Line 2:[1] 125,165[2]
Line 1
Yeongdeungpo Guro
Station number 140
Address 460-26 Sindorim-dong,
Guro-gu, Seoul
Date opened May 22, 1984
Type Aboveground
Platforms/tracks 3 / 4
Operator Korail
Line 2
Daerim Mullae
Dorimcheon
Station number 234
Address 460-26 Sindorim-dong,
Guro-gu, Seoul
Date opened May 22, 1984
Type Underground
Platforms/tracks 3 / 4
Operator Seoul Metro

Sindorim Station is a station on Seoul Subway Line 1 (overground platforms) and Line 2 (underground). It is also the southeastern terminus of Line 2's Sinjeong Branch to Kkachisan (underground platform 3). The station is located at the northern edge of Sindorim-dong, Guro-gu, Seoul, on the border with Yeongdeungpo-gu.

Sindorim Station is designed primarily to serve as a transfer station of the Subway Lines 1 and 2, having no direct exits from the Line 1 platform. It is known to be the most congested transfer station of Seoul Subway, especially during the rush hours. It is estimated that over 320,000[3] passengers per day use Sindorim Station to transfer between Lines 1 and 2. A plan to extend the Line 2 part of the station, including a new platform for the outer circle line, is now on design. Screen doors have been added to the subway platforms. D-Cube City. a large shopping mall with many stores and restaurants, is located next to the station.

All Line 2 trains that operate up to this station take the Sinjeong Branch to the serviced at the Sinjeong Train Servicing Depot, located next to Yangcheon-gu Office Station.

References[edit]

  1. ^ with Line 1.
  2. ^ Monthly Number of Passengers between Subway Stations. Korea Transportation Database, 2013. Retrieved 2013-10-15.
  3. ^ http://news.naver.com/main/read.nhn?mode=LSD&mid=sec&sid1=001&oid=003&aid=0002015344&
Preceding station   Seoul Metropolitan Subway   Following station
toward Soyosan
Line 1
Local
toward Incheon
toward Yongsan
Line 1
Rapid
toward Dongincheon
Terminus
Line 1
Gwangmyeong Station Shuttle
toward Gwangmyeong
toward City Hall
Line 2
toward Chungjeongno
Terminus Line 2
Sinjeong Branch
toward Kkachisan

Coordinates: 37°30′33″N 126°53′28″E / 37.50917°N 126.89111°E / 37.50917; 126.89111