Singil Station

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Singil Station
Singli station seoul subway line1.jpg
Singil Station
Korean name
Hangul
Hanja
Revised Romanization Sin-gil-yeok
McCune–Reischauer Sin'gil-yŏk
General information
Location 327 Yeongdeungporo,
Yeongdeungpo-gu, Seoul[1][2]
Operated by Korail, SMRT
Line(s)      Line 1
     Line 5
Platforms 5
Tracks 6
Key dates
April 30, 1997[1][2]      Line 1 opened
August 12, 1996[1][2]      Line 5 opened
Traffic
Passengers (Daily) Based on Jan-Dec of 2012.
Line 1: 20,334[3]
Line 5: 5,130[3]

Singil Station (pronounced sin-gill) is a station on the Seoul Subway's Lines 1 and 5.

The transfer distance between the platforms on Lines 1 and 5 are fairly long, around 260 metres.[2] The Line 1 station is the first aboveground station in South Korea to have operating platform screen doors.[4]

Station Layout[edit]

L2
Concourse & Exit
Lobby Customer Service, Vending machines, ATMs, Exit
L1
Platforms
Side platform, doors will open on the left
Southbound Line 1 Rapid toward Dongincheon or Cheonan (Yeongdeungpo)
Northbound Line 1 Rapid toward Yongsan (Daebang)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Southbound Line 1 Local toward Incheon or Sinchang (Yeongdeungpo)
Northbound Line 1 Local toward Soyosan (Daebang)
Side platform, doors will open on the left
B1
Transfer Passageway
Lobby Underground Shopping Center
B3
Concourse
Lobby Customer Service, Vending machines, ATMs
B4
Line 5 platforms
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Westbound Line 5 toward Banghwa (Yeongdeungpo Market)
Eastbound Line 5 toward Sangil-dong or Macheon (Yeouido)
Side platform, doors will open on the right

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "신길역" (in Korean). Doosan Encyclopedia. Retrieved 2015-10-06. 
  2. ^ a b c d "신길역" (in Korean). KRIC. Retrieved 2015-10-06. 
  3. ^ a b Monthly Number of Passengers between Subway Stations. Korea Transportation Database, 2013. Retrieved 2013-10-15.
  4. ^ "서울 신길역에 첫 `스크린 도어`" (in Korean). 2004-12-30. 
Preceding station   Seoul Metropolitan Subway   Following station
toward Soyosan
Line 1
Local
toward Incheon or Sinchang
toward Yongsan
Line 1
Rapid
toward Banghwa
Line 5
toward Sangil-dong or Macheon

Coordinates: 37°31′01″N 126°55′03″E / 37.51694°N 126.91750°E / 37.51694; 126.91750