Chungmuro station

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Chungmuro station
Chungmuro Station
Korean name
Revised RomanizationChungmuro-yeok
General information
Location125 Chungmuro 4-ga,199 Toigye-ro Jiha
Jung-gu, Seoul[1]
Coordinates37°33′40.7″N 126°59′40.2″E / 37.561306°N 126.994500°E / 37.561306; 126.994500Coordinates: 37°33′40.7″N 126°59′40.2″E / 37.561306°N 126.994500°E / 37.561306; 126.994500
Operated bySeoul Metro
Line(s)     Line 3
     Line 4
Structure typeUnderground
Key dates
October 18, 1985     Line 3 opened
October 18, 1985     Line 4 opened
Passengers(Daily) Based on Jan-Dec of 2012.
Line 4:[2] 70,438[3]

Chungmuro Station is a station on the Seoul Subway Line 3, the orange line, and Line 4, the sky-blue line. Both the Line 3 and 4 platforms are located in Chungmuro-4-ga, Jung-gu, Seoul.[4][1]

This station is named after the road under which it passes, in honor of the Chosun general Yi Sunsin, who was also known by the title of Chungmugong.

Station layout[edit]

G Street level Exit
Lobby Customer Service, Shops, Vending machines, ATMs
Line 3 platforms
Northbound Line 3 toward Daehwa (Euljiro 3 (sam)-ga)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Southbound Line 3 toward Ogeum (Dongguk University)
Line 4 platforms
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Northbound Line 4 toward Danggogae (Dongdaemun H&C Park)
Southbound Line 4 toward Oido (Myeong-dong)
Side platform, doors will open on the right


Chungmuro is considered the best place to view Korean movies.[5] Just outside the exit by the rear entrance to Dongguk University is Daehan Cinema (대한극장), where Chungmuro Film Festival in Seoul was first held.



  1. ^ a b "충무로역" (in Korean). Doopedia. Retrieved 2017-01-23.
  2. ^ with Line 3
  3. ^ Monthly Number of Passengers between Subway Stations Archived October 6, 2014, at the Wayback Machine. Korea Transportation Database, 2013. Retrieved 2013-10-15.
  4. ^ "Chungmuro". Seoul Metro. Archived from the original on 2017-02-02. Retrieved 2017-01-23.
  5. ^ The 1st Chungmuro International Film Festival in Seoul 10.25~11.2[permanent dead link]

External links[edit]

Preceding station   Seoul Metropolitan Subway   Following station
toward Daehwa
Line 3
toward Ogeum
toward Danggogae
Line 4
toward Oido