Zhongyi Station

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Zhongyi Station
忠義站
Zhongyi Station inner.jpg
Zhongyi Station Concourse
Location
Municipality Taipei
District(s) Beitou
Address No. 301, Zhongyiang North Road, Sec. 4
Info
Type At-Grade
History
Opened March 28, 1997
Rail services
Line(s)      Tamsui Line (R29)
Daily Ridership 5,764 (2011)[1]
(Ranked 84th of 89)
Operator(s) Taipei Rapid Transit System
Aiga bus inv.svg There is a bus stop near this station.
Zhongyi Station
Traditional Chinese 忠義站
Simplified Chinese 忠义站

The Taipei Metro Zhongyi Station is located in Beitou District, Taipei. Taiwan. It is a station on the Tamsui Line. In the past, the station belonged to the now-defunct TRA Tamsui Line.

Station overview[edit]

Zhongyi Station from the southwest.
Zhongyi Station front.

The station is an at-grade structure with two side platforms and a single exit.[2] It is located on the south of Zhongyiang North Road. The washrooms are inside the entrance area.

History[edit]

TRA Station[edit]

  • November 1, 1961: A simple station is constructed. Its location is approximately 900 meters west of the current station.
  • July 1, 1979: The station is upgraded from a simple station to a request station.
  • July 15, 1988: Service ceases with the discontinuation of service of the TRA Tamsui Line.

Taipei Metro Station[edit]

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

Station layout[edit]

2F Connecting Level Skyway for Platform Connection
Street Level
Concourse
(toward Platform 1)
Lobby, information counter, entrance/exit, automatic ticket dispensing machines, one-way faregates
Restrooms
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Platform 1      Tamsui Line toward Tamsui (Guandu)
Platform 2      Tamsui Line toward Xiangshan (Fuxinggang)
Side platform, doors will open on the right

Exits[edit]

  • Single Exit: Zhongyang N. Rd. Sec. 4 Accessibility Elevator.

Around the station[edit]

Preceding station   Taipei Metro   Following station
toward Tamsui
Red Line
toward 

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: Zhongyi". Taipei Rapid Transit Corporation. Retrieved 2010-06-20. 

Coordinates: 25°07′52″N 121°28′24″E / 25.131221°N 121.473422°E / 25.131221; 121.473422