Gangbyeon Station

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Gangbyeon Station
Q488101 Gangbyeon A01.jpg
Korean name
Revised Romanization Gangbyeonnyeok
McCune–Reischauer Kangbyŏnnyǒk
General information
Location 53, Gangbyeonyeok-ro, 546-6 Guui 3-dong,
Gwangjin-gu, Seoul[1][2]
Coordinates 37°32′06″N 127°05′41″E / 37.53500°N 127.09472°E / 37.53500; 127.09472Coordinates: 37°32′06″N 127°05′41″E / 37.53500°N 127.09472°E / 37.53500; 127.09472
Operated by Seoul Metro
Line(s)      Line 2
Platforms 2
Tracks 2
Structure type Aboveground
Key dates
October 31, 1980[1]      Line 2 opened
Passengers (Daily) Based on Jan-Dec of 2012.
Line 2: 107,908[3]

Gangbyeon Station is a station on the Seoul Subway Line 2. The name of this station literally means "riverside," pertaining to its proximity to the Han River.[1]

Station layout[edit]

Platform level
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Outer loop Line 2 toward City Hall (Guui)
Inner loop Line 2 toward Chungjeongno (Jamsillaru)
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Lobby Customer Service, Shops, Vending machines, ATMs
G Street level Exit


  • Techno Mart, shopping mall with movie theater and office building.
  • East Seoul Intercity Bus Terminal


  1. ^ a b c "강변역" (in Korean). Doopedia. Retrieved 2016-02-04. 
  2. ^ "강변역" (in Korean). 서울지명사전. 2009-02-13. Retrieved 2016-02-04. 
  3. ^ 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 City Hall
Line 2
toward Chungjeongno