Geumjeong Station

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Geumjeong Station
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Geumjeong Station
Korean name
Hangul
Hanja
Revised Romanization Geumjeong-yeok
McCune–Reischauer Kŭmjŏng-yŏk
General information
Location 750 Gunporo
87-1 Geumjeong-dong,
Gunpo-si, Gyeonggi-do[1][2]
Operated by Korail
Line(s)      Line 1
     Line 4
Platforms 6
Tracks 10
Construction
Structure type Aboveground
Key dates
October 25, 1988[1][2]      Line 1 opened
April 1, 1994[1]      Line 4 opened
Traffic
Passengers (Daily) Based on Jan-Dec of 2012.
Line 1:[3] 58,326[4]

Geumjeong Station is a ground-level metro station on lines 1 and 4 of the Seoul Subway network in South Korea. The station is in Gunpo, a city approximately 15 km (9.3 mi) south of Seoul in Gyeonggi Province, between the cities of Anyang and Suwon.

Geumjeong is an important transfer point for passengers travelling to and from southern and western Gyeonggi Province to Seoul Grand Park and Seoul Racecourse Park. The tracks are aligned to allow passengers to transfer between lines 1 and 4 on the same platform.

Station layout[edit]

Myeonghak, Beomgye
| | 12 | | | | 34 | 5 6 |
Gunpo, Sanbon
1 Line 4 for Oido
2 Line 1 for Cheonan
3 Line 1 for Soyosan
4 Line 4 for Danggogae
5   No service
6    

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "금정역" (in Korean). Doopedia. Retrieved 2015-10-28. 
  2. ^ a b "금정역" (in Korean). KRIC. Retrieved 2015-10-28. 
  3. ^ with Line 4.
  4. ^ 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 Soyosan
Line 1
toward Sinchang
toward Danggogae
Line 4
toward Oido

Coordinates: 37°22′21″N 126°56′36″E / 37.37250°N 126.94333°E / 37.37250; 126.94333