Jemulpo Station

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Jemulpo Station
Korail-Jemulpo Station.jpg
Jemulpo Station
Korean name
Hangul
Hanja
Revised Romanization Jemulpo-yeok
McCune–Reischauer Chemulpo-yŏk
General information
Location 649-9 Dohwa 1-dong,
129 Gyeonginno,
Nam-gu, Incheon[1][2]
Operated by Korail
Line(s)      Line 1
Platforms 2
Tracks 4
Construction
Structure type Aboveground
Key dates
November 1, 1957[1][2]      Line 1 opened
Traffic
Passengers (Daily) Based on Jan-Dec of 2012.
Line 1: 16,475[3]

Jemulpo Station is a railway station of Seoul Subway Line 1 operated by Korail in Incheon, South Korea.

History[edit]

  • 1957: Station was firstly introduced under the name of Soongeui station(숭의역)
  • July 1959: It changed name into Jemulpo.
  • In 2007 the plan to rebuild the station was announced.[4]

Vicinity[edit]

The Jemulpo Campus of the University of Incheon is nearby.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "제물포역" (in Korean). Doopedia. Retrieved 2016-01-21. 
  2. ^ a b "제물포역" (in Korean). KRIC. Retrieved 2016-01-21. 
  3. ^ Monthly Number of Passengers between Subway Stations Archived 2014-10-06 at the Wayback Machine.. Korea Transportation Database, 2013. Retrieved 2013-10-15.
  4. ^ 제물포역 복합 역사 건립 추진 YTN 2007-05-09
  5. ^ "Incheon Campus Map". University of Incheon. Retrieved 2016-01-21. 
Preceding station   Seoul Metropolitan Subway   Following station
toward Soyosan
Line 1
Local
toward Incheon
toward Yongsan
Line 1
Rapid
Terminus

Coordinates: 37°28′0.42″N 126°39′24.48″E / 37.4667833°N 126.6568000°E / 37.4667833; 126.6568000