Douliu Station

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Douliu
斗六
Taiwan Railways Administration
斗六車站.jpg
Douliu Station
Location Douliu, Yunlin
Taiwan
Operated by
Line(s)
Distance 260.6 km from Keelung
Connections Bus stop
Construction
Structure type At-Grade
Other information
Classification 一等站 (Taiwan Railways Administration level)
History
Opened February 1, 1904
Current: December 19, 2008
Previous names 斗六驛 (Japanese)
Traffic
Passengers 13,977 daily (2014)[1]

Douliu Station (Chinese: 斗六車站; pinyin: Dòuliù Chēzhàn) is a railway station of the Taiwan Railway Administration (TRA) Western Line located in Douliu City, Yunlin County, Taiwan.

Overview[edit]

The station has two island platforms. Ticketing and customer service are located in the main concourse on the second floor, while tracks are located in front of and behind the station. The station has an accessibility elevator.

History[edit]

The current Douliu Station under construction in 2007.
  • February 1, 1904: The station opened as Toroku-eki (斗六驛).
  • 1940: After an earthquake, the station was closed for three months for reconstruction.
  • November 1958: The second-generation station (with reinforced concrete) was completed.
  • November 3, 2006: The second-generation station was demolished.
  • December 19, 2008: The current cross-platform station opened for service.

Platform layout[edit]

1 1A Western Line (Southbound departure) Toward Chiayi, Tainan, Kaohsiung
Western Line (Southbound through service) Toward Chiayi, Tainan, Kaohsiung
2 1B Western Line (Southbound) Toward Tainan, Kaohsiung, Pingtung
South-Link Line (Southbound) Toward Fangliao, Taitung
3 2A Western Line (Northbound) Toward Changhua, Taichung, Taipei
Eastern Line (Southbound, cross-line) Toward Yilan, Suao, Hualien
4 2B Western Line (Northbound departure) Toward Changhua, Taichung, Taipei
Western Line (Northbound through service) Toward Changhua, Taichung, Taipei

Around the station[edit]

Nearby stations[edit]

Preceding station   Taiwan Railway Administration   Following station
toward Keelung
West Coast Line
toward Kaohsiung

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Volume of Passenger and Freight Traffic" (PDF). Taiwan Railway Administration. 2015. Retrieved 2015-05-08. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 23°42′42.9″N 120°32′28.3″E / 23.711917°N 120.541194°E / 23.711917; 120.541194