Ichon Station

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Ichon Station
Q58957 Ichon A01.JPG
Korean name
Hangul
Hanja
Revised Romanization Ichonnyeok
McCune–Reischauer Ich'onnyǒk
General information
Location Ichon-ro 71-gil 42,
83 Seobinggo-ro,
Yongsan-gu, Seoul[1][2][3]
Coordinates 37°31′21″N 126°58′23″E / 37.52254°N 126.97316°E / 37.52254; 126.97316Coordinates: 37°31′21″N 126°58′23″E / 37.52254°N 126.97316°E / 37.52254; 126.97316
Operated by Seoul Metro, Korail
Line(s)      Line 4
     Gyeongui–Jungang Line
Platforms 4
Tracks 4
Key dates
October 18, 1985[3]      Line 4 opened
December 9, 1978[2]      Gyeongui–Jungang Line opened

Ichon (National Museum of Korea) Station is a station in Yongsan-gu, Seoul on Seoul Subway Line 4 and Gyeongui–Jungang Line.[2][1] This station is the closest to the National Museum of Korea, situated in the interior of Yongsan Family Park. It also serves eastern Ichon-dong, home to the largest Japanese community in South Korea with some 1,300 Japanese residents.

The Line 4 station is located in Yongsan-dong 5-ga and the Jungang Line station is located in Ichon-dong.

In 2018 it will become a transfer station with the Shinbundang Line.

Entrance[edit]

  • Exit 1: Ward hall of Yongsan-gu
  • Exit 2: Yongsan Family Park, Seobinggo-dong, National Museum of Korea - In case of overcrowding, use exit 1 instead
  • Exit 3: Dongjak Bridge
  • Exit 3-1: Ichon 1-dong, Sinyongsan Elementary School
  • Exit 4: Townoffice of Ichon 1 dong, Jungkyung High School, Police office concerning Ichon 1-dong
  • Exit 5: Yongsan tax office

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Ichon (Line 4)". Seoul Metro. Retrieved 2017-03-29. 
  2. ^ a b c "이촌역" (in Korean). Doopedia. Retrieved 2017-03-29. 
  3. ^ a b "이촌역" (in Korean). 철도역 정보. Retrieved 2017-03-29. 

External links[edit]

Preceding station   Seoul Metropolitan Subway   Following station
toward Danggogae
Line 4
toward Oido
toward Munsan
Gyeongui–Jungang Line
toward Jipyeong