Muakjae Station

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Muakjae Station
Muakjae Station 3.JPG
Korean name
Revised Romanization Muakjae-yeok
McCune–Reischauer Muakchae-yŏk
General information
Location 25-1 Hongje-dong,
361 Tongillo Jiha,
Seodaemun-gu, Seoul[1]
Coordinates 37°34′56″N 126°57′01″E / 37.58225°N 126.95035°E / 37.58225; 126.95035Coordinates: 37°34′56″N 126°57′01″E / 37.58225°N 126.95035°E / 37.58225; 126.95035
Operated by Seoul Metro
Line(s)      Line 3
Platforms 2
Tracks 2
Structure type Underground
Key dates
July 12, 1985[1]      Line 3 opened
Passengers (Daily) Based on Jan-Dec of 2012.
Line 3: 9,188[2]

Muakjae Station is a station on Seoul Subway Line 3 in Seodaemun-gu, Seoul. The area was named Muakjae after Muhak, a Buddhist monk who played a vital role in moving the Korean capital to Seoul in the 14th century.[3][1]

Station layout[edit]

G Street level Exit
Lobby Customer Service, Shops, Vending machines, ATMs
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Northbound Line 3 toward Daehwa (Hongje)
Southbound Line 3 toward Ogeum (Dongnimmun)
Side platform, doors will open on the right


  1. ^ a b c "무악재역" (in Korean). Doopedia. Retrieved 2017-01-13. 
  2. ^ Monthly Number of Passengers between Subway Stations. Korea Transportation Database, 2013. Retrieved 2013-10-15.
  3. ^ "Muakjae". Seoul Metro. Retrieved 2017-01-04. 
Preceding station   Seoul Metropolitan Subway   Following station
toward Daehwa
Line 3
toward Ogeum