Jiannan Road Station

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Jiannan Rd.
劍南路
Taipei Metro
East Side of Jiannan Road Station.JPG
Jiannan Road Station
Other names Miramar; 美麗華
Location No. 798, Bei'an Rd.
Zhongshan, Taipei
Taiwan
Operated by
Line(s)
Connections Bus stop
Construction
Structure type Elevated
History
Opened July 4, 2009
Traffic
Passengers 22,559 daily
(Ranked 68th of 109)
Jiannan Road Station
Traditional Chinese 劍南路站
Simplified Chinese 剑南路站

The Taipei Metro Jiannan Road Station is located in the Zhongshan District in Taipei, Taiwan. It is a station on Line 1 and on the planned Line 6.

Station overview[edit]

Jiannan Road Station Platform 1.

This three-level, elevated station is equipped with two side platforms, three exits, and a platform elevator located on the north side of the concourse level.[1] It is 83 meters in length and 24 meters in width.[2]

Public art at the station is titled "The Sky of Frog", situated on the ceiling of the station at ground level.[3] At a cost of NT$6,000,000, the piece depicts three sets of landscapes: flowing water, mountains, and a pond scene, each depicted from both a man and a frog's perspective.

History[edit]

  • April 2003: Construction begins on the station.[2]
  • February 22, 2009: Jiannan Road Station construction is completed.
  • July 4, 2009: Begins service with the opening of Line 1. Celebrations for the opening of the new line were held at this station.

Station layout[edit]

4F Connecting Level Overpass for Platform Connection
3F
Concourse
(to Platform 1
Lobby, information desk, automatic ticket dispensing machines
one-way faregates, restrooms
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Platform 1   Line 1 toward Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center (Xihu)
Platform 2   Line 1 toward Taipei Zoo (Dazhi)
Side platform, doors will open on the right
1F Street Level Entrance/Exit

Nearby Places[edit]

Preceding station   Taipei Metro   Following station
Line 1
toward Taipei Zoo
  Future services  
Terminus Line 6
toward Taipei Zoo

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Route Map: Jiannan Road". Department of Rapid Transit Systems, TCG. 2009-06-30. Retrieved 2010-12-06. 
  2. ^ a b "內湖線~劍南路站". Department of Rapid Transit Systems. 2005-09-01. Retrieved 2010-06-18. 
  3. ^ "Public Art on the Neihu Line". Department of Rapid Transit Systems. Retrieved 2010-12-06. 

Coordinates: 25°05′05″N 121°33′20″E / 25.08486°N 121.555567°E / 25.08486; 121.555567