Sinseol-dong Station

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Sinseol-dong Station
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Sinseol-dong Station
Korean name
Hangul
Hanja
Revised Romanization Sinseoldong-yeok
McCune–Reischauer Sinsŏltong-yŏk
General information
Location 97-75 Sinseol-dong,
Wangsanno Jiha 1,
Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul
Operated by Seoul Metro
Line(s)      Line 1
     Line 2
Platforms 4
Tracks 4
Construction
Structure type Underground
Key dates
August 15, 1974      Line 1 opened
October 31, 1980      Line 2 opened
Traffic
Passengers (Daily) Based on Jan-Dec of 2012.
Line 1: 34,041[1]
Line 2: 7,372[1]

Sinseol-dong Station is a station on the Seoul Subway Line 1 and the Seongsu Branch of Seoul Subway Line 2. There is a piece of track that connects the Line 1 and Line 2 stations, and Line 1 trains belonging to Seoul Metro are serviced at the Gunja Train Depot behind Yongdap Station using this connective track.

There is a 'secret' unused platform on the B3 floor of this station; this used to be the original Line 2 platform. However, due to intermittent flooding, this platform was closed off, and a new platform on the B2 floor serves as the current Line 2 station.

In 2017 it will serve as a transfer station to the Ui LRT.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ 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 Soyosan
Line 1
toward Incheon or Sinchang
toward Seongsu
Line 2
Seongsu Branch
Terminus

Coordinates: 37°34′28″N 127°01′22″E / 37.57444°N 127.02278°E / 37.57444; 127.02278