Chongde railway station

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Chongde Station

崇德車站
Taiwan Railways Administration
Railway station
TRA Chongde Station 20070816.jpg
LocationXiulin, Hualien County, Taiwan
Coordinates24°10′19.7″N 121°39′19.6″E / 24.172139°N 121.655444°E / 24.172139; 121.655444Coordinates: 24°10′19.7″N 121°39′19.6″E / 24.172139°N 121.655444°E / 24.172139; 121.655444
Owned byTaiwan Railways Administration
Operated byTaiwan Railways Administration
Line(s)North-link
Train operatorsTaiwan Railways Administration
History
Opened8 February 1979
Passengers
95 daily (2014)[1]
Services
Preceding station Taiwan Railways Administration Taiwan Railways Following station
Heren
towards Badu
Eastern Trunk line Xincheng
towards Taitung

Chongde (Chinese: 崇德車站; pinyin: Chóngdé Chēzhàn) is a railway station on the Taiwan Railways Administration (TRA) North-link line located in Xiulin Township, Hualien County, Taiwan.

History[edit]

The station was opened on 8 February 1979.

On 2 April 2021, at least 50 people died in a train crash near the station.[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Volume of Passenger and Freight Traffic" (PDF). Taiwan Railway Administration. 2015. Retrieved 2015-05-08.
  2. ^ "Taiwan: Dozens killed as train crashes and derails in tunnel".