Cailiao Station

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Taipei Metro
Cailiao Station Platform 3.jpg
Cailiao Station Platform Level
Other names New Taipei City Hospital; 新北巿立醫院
Location B1, No. 150, Sec. 3, Chongxin Rd.
Sanchong, New Taipei
Operated by
Connections Bus stop
Structure type Underground
Opened January 5, 2012
Passengers 17,844 daily (2016)[1]
(Ranked 80th of 109)

The Taipei Metro Cailiao Station is a station on the Xinzhuang Line located in Sanchong District, New Taipei, Taiwan.[2] The station is opened for service on January 5, 2012.[3]

Station overview[edit]

Cailiao Station platform

This two-level, underground station has an island platform.[4] 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,[5] but opened for service earlier on January 5, 2012.[3]


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.[6] It has three entrances, one accessibility elevator, and two vent shafts.[4] One of the entrances is integrated with a joint development building.


The theme for the station focuses on the simplicity, neatness, and order of a modern city.[7] 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)
B2 Platform 1 Taipei Metro Line O.svg Zhonghe–Xinlu Line toward Huilong (Sanchong)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Platform 2 Taipei Metro Line O.svg Zhonghe–Xinlu Line toward Nanshijiao (Taipei Bridge)


  • 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
Taipei Metro Line O.svg Zhonghe–Xinlu Line
toward Nanshijiao


  1. ^ "Passenger Volume at Taipei Rapid Transit Stations" (PDF). Taipei City Department of Transportation. 2017-03-13. Retrieved 2017-03-13. 
  2. ^ "Cailiao Station". Taipei Rapid Transit Corporation. Retrieved 2012-01-07. 
  3. ^ a b "MRT Xinzhuang line begins commercial service". Focus Taiwan News Channel. 2012-01-05. Retrieved 2012-01-05. 
  4. ^ a b "Introduction to Xinzhuang MRT Line" (PDF). Department of Rapid Transit Systems. 2008-03-01. Retrieved 2010-06-17. 
  5. ^ 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. 
  6. ^ "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. 
  7. ^ "( O6 ) Cailiao". Comprehensive Planning Division, Civil Engineering and Architectural Design Division. 2008-11-19. Retrieved 2010-08-17. 

Coordinates: 25°03′36″N 121°29′30″E / 25.0600°N 121.4917°E / 25.0600; 121.4917