Dogok Station

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Dogok Station
Dogoksta01.jpg
Korean name
Hangul
Hanja
Revised Romanization Dogongnyeok
McCune–Reischauer Togongnyŏk
General information
Location 339-2 Dogok 2-dong,
2814 Nambusunhwanno Jiha,
Gangnam-gu, Seoul[1][2]
Coordinates 37°29′26.99″N 127°3′19.38″E / 37.4908306°N 127.0553833°E / 37.4908306; 127.0553833Coordinates: 37°29′26.99″N 127°3′19.38″E / 37.4908306°N 127.0553833°E / 37.4908306; 127.0553833
Operated by Seoul Metro, Korail
Line(s)      Line 3
     Bundang Line
Platforms 3
Tracks 4
Construction
Structure type Underground
Key dates
October 30, 1993[1]      Line 3 opened
September 3, 2003[1]      Bundang Line opened
Traffic
Passengers (Daily) Based on Jan-Dec of 2012.
Line 3: 17,579[3]
Bundang Line: 8,487[3]

Dogok Station is a station on the Seoul Subway Line 3 and Bundang Line in Gangnam-gu, Seoul.[1][2] This station serves one of the most affluent neighborhoods in Korea; the Samsung Tower Palace complex, which includes the tallest building in South Korea, has a direct passageway link with the station. Another set of high-wealth residential apartments - the Dongbu Centreville - is also linked by an underground passageway. Other nearby high-wealth apartments include Dogok Rexle complex and Daechi I-Park.

Due to pipes running underneath the 4-way road intersection at which this station is located, it is built deep underground. For example, the Bundang Line platform is 6 floors below ground level.[citation needed]

Vicinity[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "도곡역" (in Korean). Doopedia. Retrieved 2017-02-16. 
  2. ^ a b "Dogok". Seoul Metro. Retrieved 2017-02-16. 
  3. ^ 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.
Preceding station   Seoul Metropolitan Subway   Following station
toward Daehwa
Line 3
toward Ogeum
toward Wangsimni
Bundang Line
toward Suwon