Itaewon Station

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Itaewon Station
Itaewon Station
Korean name
Revised Romanization Itaewon-yeok
McCune–Reischauer It'aewon-yŏk
Line 6
Noksapyeong Hangangjin
Station number 630
Address 127 Itaewon-dong,
177 Itaewonno Jiha,
Yongsan-gu, Seoul
Date opened March 9, 2001
Type Underground
Platforms/tracks 1 / 2
Operator SMRT

Itaewon Station is a station on Line 6 of the Seoul Subway. It takes its name from the neighborhood in which it is located in, also called Itaewon. There are many shops and restaurants for foreigners located close to Itaewon Station.

Station layout[edit]

G Street level Exit
Lobby Customer Service, Shops, Vending machines, ATMs
Platform level
Westbound Line 6 toward Eungam (Noksapyeong)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Eastbound Line 6 toward Bonghwasan (Hangangjin)



In January 2013, the Seoul Metropolitan Rapid Transit Corporation, which operates the line and the station, distributed free guidebooks from the station. These were printed in three languages: English, Japanese and Chinese (simplified and traditional), which features eight tours as well as recommendations for accommodations, restaurants and shopping centers.[1]


  1. ^ Kwon, Sang-soo (26 January 2013). "Free guide for Seoul’s subway riders". Joongang Daily. Retrieved 27 January 2013. 
Preceding station   Seoul Metropolitan Subway   Following station
toward Eungam
Seoul Metro Line 6.png Line 6
toward Bonghwasan

Coordinates: 37°32′04″N 126°59′38″E / 37.53444°N 126.99389°E / 37.53444; 126.99389