Gojan Station

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Gojan Station
KNR-Ansan-line-Gojan-station.jpg
Gojan Station
Korean name
Hangul
Hanja
Revised Romanization Gojan-yeok
McCune–Reischauer Kojan-yŏk
General information
Location 453-53 Gojan-dong,
784 Jungangdaero, Danwon-gu,
Ansan-si, Gyeonggi-do
Operated by Korail
Line(s)      Line 4
Platforms 2
Tracks 2
Construction
Structure type Aboveground
Key dates
August 5, 1937      Line 4 opened

Gojan Station is a commuter train station on Seoul Subway Line 4 in Ansan, Korea. It is the closest station to Ansan Wa~ Stadium. The alternate station name is Korea University Ansan Hospital Station. The word "Gojan" originated as "inside of cape".[1]

Gojan Station platform at night
Platform at Gojan Station

Station layout[edit]

L2
Platforms
Side platform, doors will open on the left
Southbound Ansan Line toward Oido (Choji)
Northbound Ansan Line toward Danggogae (Jungang)
Side platform, doors will open on the left
L1
Concourse
Lobby Customer Service, Shops, Vending machines, ATMs
G Street level Exit

Vicinity[edit]

History[edit]

Gojan Station was at first a station of the Suin line.

  • August 5, 1937: new station of Suin Line.
  • April 10, 1969: change from not arrangement whistle stop to arrangement whistle stop.[2]
  • March 2, 1992: opening of the Ansan Line.
  • April 1, 1994: opening of direct subway (Seoul Subway Line 4Gwacheon Station)
  • September 1, 1994: closing of Suin Line station

References[edit]

  1. ^ Seoul dictionary of area name 2/13,2009
  2. ^ Korea Korail notification N.96(4/4,1969)
Preceding station   Seoul Metropolitan Subway   Following station
toward Danggogae
Line 4
toward Oido

Coordinates: 37°19′0.54″N 126°49′23.26″E / 37.3168167°N 126.8231278°E / 37.3168167; 126.8231278