Seokgye Station

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Seokgye Station
Q498132 Seokgye A03.JPG
Station Nameplate (Line 1)
Korean name
Hangul
Hanja
Revised Romanization Seokgye-yeok
McCune–Reischauer Sŏkkye-yŏk
General information
Location

36-4 Wolgye-dong, 341 Hwarangno, (Seoul Metro Line 1.svg)[1]
25-4 Wolgye-dong, (Seoul Metro Line 6.svg)
Nowon-gu, Seoul
 South Korea

Nowon-gu, Seoul
Coordinates 37°36′53″N 127°03′55″E / 37.61472°N 127.06528°E / 37.61472; 127.06528Coordinates: 37°36′53″N 127°03′55″E / 37.61472°N 127.06528°E / 37.61472; 127.06528
Operated by Korail Korail (Seoul Metro Line 1.svg)
SMRT (Seoul Metro Line 6.svg)
Platforms 1 (Seoul Metro Line 1.svg)
2 (Seoul Metro Line 6.svg)
Tracks 2 (Seoul Metro Line 1.svgSeoul Metro Line 6.svg)
Construction
Structure type Aboveground (Seoul Metro Line 1.svg)
Underground (Seoul Metro Line 6.svg)
History
Opened January 14, 1985 (Seoul Metro Line 1.svg)
August 7, 2000 (Seoul Metro Line 6.svg)[2][1]
Traffic
Passengers Based on Jan-Dec of 2012.
Line 1: 24,946[3]
Line 6: 28,250[3]
Services
Preceding station   Seoul Metropolitan Subway   Following station
toward Soyosan
Line 1
toward Incheon or Sinchang
toward Eungam
Line 6
toward Bonghwasan

Seokgye Station is a station on Seoul Subway Line 1 and Line 6. The name of this station does not refer to any one neighborhood in this area; its name comes from a portmanteau of Seokgwan-dong and Wolgye-dong, located in Seongbuk-gu and Nowon-gu, respectively.[2][1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "석계역" (in Korean). KRIC. Retrieved 2015-09-24. 
  2. ^ a b "석계역" (in Korean). Doosan Encyclopedia. Retrieved 2015-09-24. 
  3. ^ a b Monthly Number of Passengers between Subway Stations. Korea Transportation Database, 2013. Retrieved 2013-10-15.