Itaewon Station

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Itaewon Station
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Itaewon Station
Korean name
Hangul
Hanja
Revised Romanization Itaewon-yeok
McCune–Reischauer It'aewon-yŏk
General information
Location 127 Itaewon-dong,
177 Itaewonno Jiha,
Yongsan-gu, Seoul
Operated by SMRT
Line(s)      Line 6
Platforms 1
Tracks 2
Construction
Structure type Underground
Key dates
March 9, 2001      Line 6 opened

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
L1
Concourse
Lobby Customer Service, Shops, Vending machines, ATMs
L2
Platform level
Westbound Line 6 toward Eungam (Noksapyeong)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Eastbound Line 6 toward Bonghwasan (Hangangjin)

Vicinity[edit]

Tourism[edit]

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]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kwon, Sang-soo (26 January 2013). "Free guide for Seoul’s subway riders". Joongang Daily. Archived from the original on 12 April 2013. Retrieved 27 January 2013. 
Preceding station   Seoul Metropolitan Subway   Following station
toward Eungam
Line 6
toward Bonghwasan

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