Incheon Station

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Incheon Station
Korail incheon station.jpg
Incheon Station
Korean name
Hangul
Hanja
Revised Romanization Incheon-nyeok
McCune–Reischauer Inch'ŏn-nyŏk
General information
Location 3-1 Bukseong-dong 1-ga,
307-2 Jemullyangno,
Jung-gu, Incheon
Operated by Korail
Line(s)      Line 1
     Suin Line
Platforms 2      Line 1
2      Suin Line
Tracks 3      Line 1
2      Suin Line
Construction
Structure type Aboveground      Line 1
Underground      Suin Line
Key dates
May 20, 1908/
August 15, 1974 (subway service)
     Line 1 opened
August 5, 1937/
February 27, 2016 (subway service)
     Suin Line opened
Traffic
Passengers (Daily) Based on Jan-Dec of 2012.
Line 1: 7,642[1]

Incheon Station (Station 161) is a railway station on line 1 and Suin Line of the Seoul Metropolitan Subway systems in Bokseong Dong, Jung Gu, Incheon, South Korea. Travel time from Incheon Station to Seoul Station on Line 1 is 68 minutes, and travelling to Suwon Station in Gyeonggi-do, on the other branch of Line 1 takes 91 minutes, transferring at Guro. Incheon is Station 161 (Line 1) and K269 (Suin Line).

History[edit]

Incheon Station opened on May 20, 1908. Services on the Seoul Subway Line 1 began on August 15, 1974, while on the rebuilt Suin Line on February 27, 2016.

Vicinity[edit]

Expansion[edit]

Incheon Station is envisioned to become a junction of three lines with the inclusion of the Wolmido Galaxy Rail, which was since cancelled.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Monthly Number of Passengers between Subway Stations Archived 2014-10-06 at the Wayback Machine.. Korea Transportation Database, 2013. Retrieved 2013-10-15.
Preceding station   Seoul Metropolitan Subway   Following station
toward Soyosan
Line 1
Local
Terminus
toward Oido
Suin Line Terminus

Coordinates: 37°28′33.18″N 126°37′0.15″E / 37.4758833°N 126.6167083°E / 37.4758833; 126.6167083