Jegi-dong Station

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Jegi-dong Station
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Jegi-dong Station
Korean name
Hangul
Hanja
Revised Romanization Jegidongnyeok
McCune–Reischauer Chegidongnyŏk
General information
Location 51 Jegi-dong,
93 Wangsanno Jiha,
Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul[1]
Operated by Seoul Metro
Line(s)      Line 1
Platforms 2
Tracks 2
Construction
Structure type Underground
Key dates
August 15, 1974[1]      Line 1 opened
Traffic
Passengers (Daily) Based on Jan-Dec of 2012.
Line 1: 38,845[2]

Jegi-dong Station is station #125 on Line 1 of the Seoul Subway network.

This station is very close to the site of the former Seongdong Station, the original western terminus of the Gyeongchun Line from 1939 to 1971. Only a moments walk from the station is Gyeongdong Market, a large, well known medicinal market, and the Seoul Yangnyeongsi Herb Medicine Museum,[3] a free museum dedicated to educating visitors about traditional Korean medicine.

Station layout[edit]

G Street level Exit
L1
Concourse
Lobby Customer Service, Shops, Vending machines, ATMs
L2
Platforms
Side platform, doors will open on the left
Southbound Line 1 toward Incheon or Sinchang (Sinseol-dong)
Northbound Line 1 toward Soyosan (Cheongnyangni)
Side platform, doors will open on the left

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "제기동역" (in Korean). Doosan Encyclopedia. Retrieved 2015-09-24. 
  2. ^ Monthly Number of Passengers between Subway Stations. Korea Transportation Database, 2013. Retrieved 2013-10-15.
  3. ^ [1]
Preceding station   Seoul Metropolitan Subway   Following station
toward Soyosan
Line 1
toward Incheon or Sinchang

Coordinates: 37°34′40″N 127°02′05″E / 37.57778°N 127.03472°E / 37.57778; 127.03472