Jongno 5-ga Station

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Jongno 5-ga Station
Jongno 5(o)-ga Station
Korean name
Hangul 5
Revised Romanization Jongnooga-yeok
McCune–Reischauer Chongnooga-yŏk
General information
Location 124-8 Jongno 5-ga,
216 Jongno Jiha,
Jongno-gu, Seoul[1]
Operated by Seoul Metro
Line(s)      Line 1
Platforms 2
Tracks 2
Structure type Underground
Key dates
August 15, 1974[1]      Line 1 opened
Passengers (Daily) Based on Jan-Dec of 2012.
Line 1: 53,228[2]

Jongno 5(o)-ga Station is a station on the Seoul Subway Line 1. It is located underneath Jongno, a major street in downtown Seoul.

Station layout[edit]

G Street level Exit
Lobby Customer Service, Shops, Vending machines, ATMs
Line 1 platforms
Side platform, doors will open on the left
Southbound Line 1 toward Incheon or Sinchang (Jongno 3 (sam)-ga)
Northbound Line 1 toward Soyosan (Dongdaemun)
Side platform, doors will open on the left



  1. ^ a b "종로5가역" (in Korean). Doosan Encyclopedia. Retrieved 2015-09-25. 
  2. ^ Monthly Number of Passengers between Subway Stations. Korea Transportation Database, 2013. Retrieved 2013-10-15.
Preceding station   Seoul Metropolitan Subway   Following station
toward Soyosan
Line 1
toward Incheon or Sinchang

Coordinates: 37°34′15″N 127°00′07″E / 37.57083°N 127.00194°E / 37.57083; 127.00194