Daejeon Metro Line 1
Daejeon Subway Line 1 is the fourth subway system in Busan, Daegu, Gwangju, and other areas outside the Seoul metropolitan area.
|Owner||City of Daejeon|
|Transit type||Rapid transit|
|Number of lines||1|
|Number of stations||22|
|Began operation||16 March 2006|
|Operator(s)||Daejeon Metropolitan Express Transit Corporation|
|System length||22.74 km|
Daejeon Subway Line 1 is a subway line in Daejeon, South Korea. Its line color is ● green. It is 22.6 km (14.0 mi) long with 22 stations. It is the first of five planned lines for the Daejeon Metropolitan Subway.
The first section was opened on March 16, 2006, the second on April 17, 2007. The track leads from Banseok Station in Yuseong-gu to Panam Station in Dong-gu. The construction of Line 2 was planned to begin in 2008, but was delayed because government funding has been diverted to other projects.
The second line is set to have route finalization completed in 2015 and to have a test portion of the line opened by 2018. A full system will be operational 2021 or later. The train will be on ground level as well as elevated. 
In 1991, the Daejeon Metropolitan City Urban Railway Construction Plan was established. In January 1994, the Subway Planning Unit was established. In February 1996, the basic plan for subway construction, which links the old city center of Daejeon metropolitan city with the new city center, was confirmed. The subway construction headquarters was established in April 1996, and construction of the first line of Daejeon subway line was started in October of the same year.
Daejeon Metro Line 1
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|107||Seodaejeon Negeori||서대전네거리||西大田十字路口|| Seodaejeon
|112||Government Complex Daejeon||정부청사||政府廳舍|
|119||World Cup Stadium||월드컵경기장||世界盃競技場|
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- "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2005-09-06. Retrieved 2005-07-17. Map of all planned routes, in English
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