Kunyang Station

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Kunyang Station
昆陽站
Kunyang Station Exit4.JPG
Kunyang Station Exit 4
Location
Municipality Taipei
District(s) Nangang
Address No. 451, Sec. 6, Zhongxiao E. Rd.
Info
Type Underground
History
Opened December 30, 2000
Rail services
Line(s)      Nangang Line (BL16)
Daily Ridership 32,808 (2011)[1]
(Ranked 36th of 89)
Operator(s) Taipei Rapid Transit System
Aiga bus inv.svg There is a bus stop near this station.
Kunyang Station
Simplified Chinese 昆阳站
Traditional Chinese 昆陽站

The Taipei Metro Kunyang Station is a station on the Nangang Line (Blue Line) located in Nangang District, Taipei, Taiwan.[2]

Station overview[edit]

The station is a two-level, underground station with an island platform and four exits. It is located beneath Zhongxiao East Rd.

Public art for the station is titled "Around" and is composed of carousel horses that dance to music whenever the viewer comes near. They are located along the glass windows of the concourse level.[3]

Station layout[edit]

Kunyang Station platform
L1 Concourse Exit/ Entrance,lobby, toilets, one-way ticket machine, information desk
B1 Platform 1      Nangang Line toward Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center (Nangang)
Island platform, Doors will open on the left
Platform 2      Nangang Line toward Yongning/ Far Eastern Hospital (Houshanpi)

Exits[edit]

  • Exit 1: Combined Logistics Command Headquarters
  • Exit 2: Lane 403, Zhongxiao Rd. Sec.6
  • Exit 3: Nangang Senior High School
  • Exit 4: Kunyang St. With accessibility elevator

Around the station[edit]

Preceding station   Taipei Metro   Following station
toward Yongning
Blue Line

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Passenger Volume at Taipei Rapid Transit Stations". Taipei City Department of Transportation. 2012-01-20. Retrieved 2012-02-05. 
  2. ^ "Route Map: Kunyang". 
  3. ^ "Public Art on the Nangang Line". Department of Rapid Transit Systems. Retrieved 2010-12-09. 

Coordinates: 25°03′02″N 121°35′36″E / 25.050492°N 121.593276°E / 25.050492; 121.593276