Fangliao Station

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Taiwan Railways Administration
Fangliao Railway Station.jpg
Location Fangliao Village, No. 18, Chuyun Rd.
Fangliao, Pingtung
Operated by
Distance 61.3 km from Kaohsiung
Connections Bus stop
Structure type At-Grade
Other information
Classification 三等站 (Taiwan Railways Administration level)
Opened December 15, 1941

Fangliao Station (Chinese: 枋寮車站; pinyin: Fāngliáo Chēzhàn) is a railway station of the Taiwan Railway Administration (TRA) at the junction of the Pingtung Line and the South-Link Line. It is located in Fangliao Township, Pingtung County, Taiwan.


The station has two island platforms. It is a class three station.


  • December 15, 1941: The station opened as a terminal station of the Western Line.
  • August 1943: The section between Linjian and Fangliao was removed due to war.
  • January 16, 1953: A new station opened.
  • December 16, 1991: The South-Link Line (which extends from this station) opens with a ceremony at the station.
  • January 15, 1992: The South-Link Line opens for temporary service.
  • October 5, 1992: The South-Link Line fully opens for service, thus completing a complete rail network loop around Taiwan.

Around the station[edit]

  • Fangliao Township downtown
  • Fangliao F3 Art District
  • Fangliao Township Office
  • Fangliao Fishing Area
  • Pingtung County Police Department, Fangliao Branch
  • Fangliao High School
  • Bus transfer stations

Nearby stations[edit]

Preceding station   Taiwan Railway Administration   Following station
toward Kaohsiung
Pingtung Line Terminus
Terminus South-link Line
toward Taitung

See also[edit]

Coordinates: 22°22′06″N 120°35′42″E / 22.36833°N 120.59500°E / 22.36833; 120.59500