Zhongxiao Xinsheng Station

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Zhongxiao Xinsheng Station
(National Taipei University of Technology)
忠孝新生站
(台北科大)
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Zhongxiao Xinsheng Station Nangang Line Platform
Location
Municipality Taipei
District(s) Zhongzheng, Daan
Address No. 67, Sec. 1, Xinsheng S. Rd.
Info
Type Underground
History
Opened December 24, 1999, September 30, 2012
Rail services
Line(s)      Nangang Line (BL9)
     Xinzhuang Line (O13)
Daily Ridership 46,646 (2011)[1]
(Ranked 22nd of 89)
Operator(s) Taipei Rapid Transit System
Aiga bus inv.svg There is a bus stop near this station.
Zhongxiao Xinsheng Station
Chinese 忠孝新生站

The Taipei Metro Zhongxiao Xinsheng Station is a transfer station for the Nangang Line and the Xinzhuang Line located in the Zhongzheng and Da'an districts in Taipei, Taiwan.[2]

Station overview[edit]

Zhongxiao Xinsheng Station faregates
Installation of Platform Gate on Bannan Line Platform
Zhongxiao Xinsheng Station Xinzhuang Line Platform
Inside an underground tunnel near the station.

The station is a three-level, underground station with two island platforms and seven exits. It is located at the intersection of Zhongxiao East Road and Xinsheng South Road, hence the name of the station.

Construction[edit]

The Xinzhuang Line station is 317.6 meters long, 16.5-32.65 meters wide, and 25.5 meters deep.[3] The station is centered around a theme of "Modernization and High-tech", with glass and metallic materials utilized in the station design.

History[edit]

  • December 24, 1999: Opened for service with the opening of the segment from Taipei City Hall to Ximen.
  • November 3, 2010: Service of the Xinzhuang Line segment to Luzhou begins.
  • September 30, 2012: The Xinzhuang Line section from Zhongxiao Xinsheng to Guting is opened for service, allowing for through service to the Zhonghe Line.

Station layout[edit]

L1 Entrance/Exit Entrance/Exit
B1 Concourse Lobby, one-way faregates, automatic ticket dispensing machines, information desk
Restrooms (Inside fare zone, middle of the station; outside fare zone, near Exit 2)
B2 Platform 1      Nangang Line toward Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center (Zhongxiao Fuxing)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Platform 2      Nangang Line toward Yongning/ Far Eastern Hospital (Shandao Temple)
B3 Platform 3      Xinzhuang Line toward Luzhou/ Huilong (Songjiang Nanjing)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Platform 4      Xinzhuang Line toward Nanshijiao (Dongmen)

Exits[edit]

  • Exit 1: Zhongxiao Elementary School
  • Exit 2: Zhongxiao Park With accessibility elevator
  • Exit 3: Zhongxiao E. Rd. Sec. 3
  • Exit 4: National Taipei University of Technology
  • Exit 5: Intersection of Xinsheng S. Rd. and Jinan Rd.
  • Exit 6: Taipei Methodist Church
  • Exit 7: Xinsheng S. Rd. Sec. 1, in front of the Securities and Futures Building

Around the station[edit]

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: Zhongxiao Xinsheng". 
  3. ^ "( O13 ) Zhongxiao Xinsheng". Comprehensive Planning Division, Civil Engineering and Architectural Design Division. 2008-11-09. Retrieved 2010-08-16. 
  4. ^ "機關名錄詳細內容". 我的E政府. Retrieved 2010-08-17. 
  5. ^ "Summary of TABF’s Annual Report". TABF. Retrieved 2010-08-17. 
Preceding station   Taipei Metro   Following station
toward Yongning
Blue Line
toward Huilong/ Luzhou
Orange Line
toward Nanshijiao

Coordinates: 25°02′32″N 121°31′58″E / 25.042342°N 121.532907°E / 25.042342; 121.532907