Chungjeongno Station

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Chungjeongno Station
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Chungjeongno Station
Korean name
Hangul
Hanja
Revised Romanization Chungjeongno-yeok
McCune–Reischauer Ch'ungjŏngno-yŏk
General information
Location 17 Seosomun-ro, 295-60 Chungjeongno 3-ga,
Seodaemun-gu, Seoul[1]
Operated by Seoul Metro, SMRT
Line(s)      Line 2
     Line 5
Platforms 2
Tracks 4
Construction
Structure type Underground
Key dates
May 22, 1984[1]      Line 2 opened
December 30, 1996[1]      Line 5 opened
Traffic
Passengers (Daily) Based on Jan-Dec of 2012.
Line 2: 25,652[2]
Line 5: 9,007[2]

Chungjeongno Station is a subway station on Seoul Subway Line 2 and Seoul Subway Line 5. It is located in Seodaemun-gu, which is a district in Seoul, South Korea. Chungjeong was the pen name of minister Min Yeong-hwan, who committed suicide protesting the signing of the Japan–Korea Treaty of 1905.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "충정로역" (in Korean). Doopedia. Retrieved 2016-07-11. 
  2. ^ a b Monthly Number of Passengers between Subway Stations Archived October 6, 2014, at the Wayback Machine.. Korea Transportation Database, 2013. Retrieved 2013-10-15.
  3. ^ "Chungjeongno". Seoul Metro. Retrieved 2016-07-11. 
Preceding station   Seoul Metropolitan Subway   Following station
toward City Hall
Line 2
toward City Hall
toward Banghwa
Line 5
toward Sangil-dong or Macheon

Coordinates: 37°33′36″N 126°57′49″E / 37.56000°N 126.96361°E / 37.56000; 126.96361