Seoul National University of Education station

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Seoul National University of Education (Court & Public Prosecutor’s Office) Station
Station Sign (Line 2)
Korean name
Revised RomanizationGyodae-yeok (Beobwon–Geomchalcheong)
McCune–ReischauerKyodae-yǒk (Pŏbwŏn–Kŏmch'alch'ŏng)
General information
Location294 Seochodaero Jiha
Seocho-gu, Seoul[1]
Coordinates37°29′37″N 127°00′49″E / 37.49361°N 127.01361°E / 37.49361; 127.01361Coordinates: 37°29′37″N 127°00′49″E / 37.49361°N 127.01361°E / 37.49361; 127.01361
Operated bySeoul Metro
Line(s)     Line 2
     Line 3
Structure typeUnderground
Key dates
December 23, 1982[1]     Line 2 opened
October 18, 1985[1]     Line 3 opened
Passengers(Daily) Based on Jan-Dec of 2012.
Line 2: 85,532[2]
Line 3: 26,526[2]

Seoul Nat'l Univ. of Education Station is a station in the Seocho District of Seoul, on Seoul Subway Line 2 and Line 3. It is usually noted on station signs and on-board announcements that the station serves (the Supreme) Court and Public Prosecutor's Office.

The station is a transfer point between the circular Line 2 (the busiest line on the network) which runs east-west at this point, and the north-south Line 3. The station is an extremely busy transfer point for those travelling between central Seoul and Gangnam district, Teheran Valley and the COEX/KWTC complex.

The station is commonly referred to as "Kyodae" or "Gyodae".

The Seoul National University of Education is located nearby.[1]

Station layout[edit]

G Street level Exit
Lobby Customer Service, Shops, Vending machines, ATMs
Line 2 platforms
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Inner loop Line 2 toward Chungjeongno (Seocho)
Outer loop Line 2 toward City Hall (Gangnam)
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Line 3 platform
Northbound Line 3 toward Daehwa (Express Bus Terminal)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Southbound Line 3 toward Ogeum (Nambu Bus Terminal)



  1. ^ a b c d "교대역" (in Korean). Doopedia. Retrieved 2016-05-10.
  2. ^ a b Monthly Number of Passengers between Subway Stations Archived 2014-10-06 at the Wayback Machine. Korea Transportation Database, 2013. Retrieved 2013-10-15.
Preceding station   Seoul Metropolitan Subway   Following station
toward City Hall
Line 2
toward Chungjeongno
toward Daehwa
Line 3
toward Ogeum