Qilian Station

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Qilian
唭哩岸
Taipei Metro
Platform 2, Qilian Station 20090823.jpg
Qili'an Station Platform
Location No. 301, Donghua Street Sec. 2
Beitou, Taipei
Taiwan
Operated by
Line(s)
Connections Bus stop
Construction
Structure type Elevated
History
Opened March 28, 1997
Traffic
Passengers 14,052 daily (2016)[1]
(Ranked 92nd of 109)
Qilian Station
Traditional Chinese 唭哩岸站

The Taipei Metro Qilian Station is located in the Beitou District of Taipei, Taiwan. It is a station on the Tamsui Line (Red Line). In the past, the station belonged to the now-defunct TRA Tamsui Line.

Station overview[edit]

Qilian Station exterior.

The two-level, elevated station structure with one island platform and one exit.[2] The station is situated between Donghua Street and Xian Street, near the entrance of Gongguan. The washrooms are inside the entrance area.

History[edit]

The station was a station on the defunct TRA Tamsui Line. It was initially called "Qilian Station" as well, but was later renamed to "Shipai Station".

  • March 28, 1997: Opened for service with the opening of the segment from Tamsui to Zhongshan.

Station layout[edit]

2F Platform 1   Line 2 toward Tamsui/ Beitou (Qiyan)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Platform 2   Line 2 toward Xiangshan/ Daan (Shipai)
Street Level Comcourse Entrance/Exit, lobby, information desk, automatic ticket dispensing machines, one-way faregates, 7-Eleven
Restrooms

Exits[edit]

Ex2
  • Exit1: Xian St.Accessibility Elevator.
  • Exit2: Gongguan Rd.Accessibility Elevator.

Around the station[edit]

  • National Yang Ming University
  • Linong Elementary School
  • Qingjiang Elementary School
  • Qili'an Activity Center
  • Taipei Public Library (Jili Branch)
  • Qiyan Park
  • Donghua Park
  • Linong Park
Preceding station   Taipei Metro   Following station
toward Tamsui
Line 2
toward Xiangshan

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Passenger Volume at Taipei Rapid Transit Stations" (PDF). Taipei City Department of Transportation. 2017-03-13. Retrieved 2017-03-13. 
  2. ^ "Route Map: Qilian". Taipei Rapid Transit Corporation. Retrieved 2010-06-21. 

Coordinates: 25°07′15″N 121°30′23″E / 25.1209309°N 121.5062546°E / 25.1209309; 121.5062546