Nowon Station

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Nowon Station
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Nowon Station
Korean name
Hangul
Hanja
Revised Romanization Nowon-yeok
McCune–Reischauer Nowŏn-yŏk
General information
Location

     Line 4 69-1 Sanggye-ro, 602-5 Sanggye 2-dong
     Line 7 1409 Dongil-ro Jiha, 729 Sanggye-dong

Nowon-gu, Seoul[1][2][3]
Operated by Seoul Metro, SMRT
Line(s)      Line 4
     Line 7
Platforms 3
Tracks 4
Construction
Structure type      Line 4 aboveground
     Line 7 underground
Key dates
April 20, 1985[3]      Line 4 opened
October 11, 1996[3]      Line 7 opened
Traffic
Passengers (Daily) Based on Jan-Dec of 2012.
Line 4: 51,700[4]
Line 7: 46,671[4]

Nowon Station is a station on the Seoul Subway Line 4 and Line 7.[3][2] The station on Line 4 is elevated whereas the station on Line 7 is underground, owing to the elevated tracks of Line 4 between Danggogae Station and Chang-dong Station. In addition, the two stations are far apart, making passengers walk a considerable distance for transfers.

Many restaurants, bars, pubs, as well as many clothing shops, accessory shops, beauty salons are located around Nowon Station. The Lotte Department Store is directly accessible from the Line 7 station.

Both the Line 4 and Line 7 stations are located in Sanggye-dong, Nowon-gu, Seoul.[3][2]

Station layout[edit]

Line 4[edit]

Sanggye
S/B | | N/B
Chang-dong
Southbound Line 4 toward Danggogae
Northbound Line 4 toward Oido

Line 7[edit]

Madeul
| S/B N/B |
Junggye
Southbound Line 7 toward Bupyeong-gu Office
Northbound Line 7 toward Jangam

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Nowon (Line 7)". Seoul Metro. Retrieved 2017-02-22. 
  2. ^ a b c "Nowon (Line 4)". Seoul Metro. Retrieved 2017-02-22. 
  3. ^ a b c d e "노원역" (in koreai). Doopedia. Retrieved 2017-02-22. 
  4. ^ a b Monthly Number of Passengers between Subway Stations. Korea Transportation Database, 2013. Retrieved 2013-10-15.
Preceding station   Seoul Metropolitan Subway   Following station
toward Danggogae
Line 4
toward Oido
toward Jangam
Line 7

Coordinates: 37°39′23″N 127°03′48″E / 37.65637°N 127.06345°E / 37.65637; 127.06345