Cailiao Station

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Cailiao Station
(New Taipei City Hospital)
菜寮站
(新北巿立醫院)
Cailiao Station Platform 3.jpg
Cailiao Station Platform Level
Location
Municipality New Taipei
District(s) Sanchong
Address B1, No. 150, Sec. 3, Chongxin Rd.
Info
Type Underground
History
Opened January 5, 2012
Rail services
Line(s)      Xinzhuang Line (O6)
Operator(s) Taipei Rapid Transit System
Aiga bus inv.svg There is a bus stop near this station.

The Taipei Metro Cailiao Station is a station on the Xinzhuang Line located in Sanchong District, New Taipei, Taiwan.[1] The station is opened for service on January 5, 2012.[2]

Station overview[edit]

Cailiao Station platform

This two-level, underground station has an island platform.[3] It is located beneath Chongxin Rd, Sec. 3 between Guangming Rd. and Renhua St. It was scheduled to open in March 2012 along with most of the Xinzhuang Line,[4] but opened for service earlier on January 5, 2012.[2]

Construction[edit]

Excavation depth for this station was 19 m (62 ft). It is 222.85 m (731.1 ft) in length and 21.15 m (69.4 ft) wide.[5] It has three entrances, one accessibility elevator, and two vent shafts.[3] One of the entrances is integrated with a joint development building.

Design[edit]

The theme for the station focuses on the simplicity, neatness, and order of a modern city.[6] Glass, aluminum, and enamel are used in the roofs, ceilings, pillars, and walls.

Station layout[edit]

Street Level Entrance/Exit Entrance/Exit
B1 Concourse Lobby, information desk, automatic ticket dispensing machines, one-way faregates
Restrooms (Inside fare zone, outside fare zone near Exit 3)

, Machinery and facilities, offices

B2 Platform 1      Xinzhuang Line toward Huilong (Sanchong)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Platform 2      Xinzhuang Line toward Nanshijiao (Taipei Bridge)


Exits[edit]

  • Exit 1: Beside Lane 115, Chongxin Rd. Sec. 1
  • Exit 2: No. 150, Chongxin Rd. Sec. 3, near Guangmin Rd. With accessibility elevator.
  • Exit 3: Chongxin Rd. Sec. 3, near Zhongshan Rd.

Around the station[edit]

  • Sanchong Zhongshan Rd. Post Office
  • Sanchong District Office
  • New Taipei City Police Agency, Sanchong Branch
  • New Taipei City Hospital, Sanchong Branch
  • Lin Rong-San (between this station and Taipei Bridge Station)
  • Banqiao District Court, Sanchong Court
  • Sanchong Comprehensive Sports Field
  • Kuo-Kuang Co. Sanchong Station
Preceding station   Taipei Metro   Following station
toward Huilong
Orange Line
toward Nanshijiao

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cailiao Station". Taipei Rapid Transit Corporation. Retrieved 2012-01-07. 
  2. ^ a b "MRT Xinzhuang line begins commercial service". Focus Taiwan News Channel. 2012-01-05. Retrieved 2012-01-05. 
  3. ^ a b "Introduction to Xinzhuang MRT Line" (PDF). Department of Rapid Transit Systems. 2008-03-01. Retrieved 2010-06-17. 
  4. ^ 黃村杉 (2010-03-18). "北縣/捷運新莊線搶先通 市民「樂」官員「愁」". NOWnews. Retrieved 2010-06-22. 
  5. ^ "捷運車站建築設計 後續路網 新莊線-縣轄段各車站透視圖說明". Department of Rapid Transit Systems. Retrieved 2010-08-01. 
  6. ^ "( O6 ) Cailiao". Comprehensive Planning Division, Civil Engineering and Architectural Design Division. 2008-11-19. Retrieved 2010-08-17.