Incheon station

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인천
Incheon Station
[Chinatown]
Korail logo-white on blue.png
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Station Sign (Line 1)
Korean name
Hangul
Hanja
Revised RomanizationIncheon-nyeok
McCune–ReischauerInch'ŏn-nyŏk
General information
Location3-1 Bukseong-dong 1-ga,
307-2 Jemullyangno,
Jung-gu, Incheon
Operated byKorail
Line(s)     Line 1
     Suin Line
Platforms2 (Line 1)
2 (Suin Line)
Tracks3 (Line 1)
2 (Siun Line)
Construction
Structure type Line 1: Aboveground
Suin Line: Underground
Key dates
August 15, 1974     Line 1 opened
February 27, 2016     Suin Line opened
Traffic
Passengers(Daily) Based on Jan-Dec of 2012.
Line 1: 7,642[1]
Services
Preceding station   Korail   Following station
toward Soyosan
Line 1
Local
Terminus
toward Oido
Suin Line
Local
toward Oido
Suin Line
Rapid

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 Wolmi Monorail, 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.

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