St. Ignatius High School Station

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St. Ignatius High School
Taipei Metro
Saint Ignatius High School Station.JPG
St. Ignatius High School Station Platform 2
Location B1, No. 3, Zhongshan 1st Rd.
Luzhou, New Taipei
Operated by
Connections Bus stop
Structure type Underground
Opened November 3, 2010
Passengers 23,133 daily (2016)[1]
(Ranked 63rd of 109)
St. Ignatius High School Station
Traditional Chinese 徐匯中學站
Simplified Chinese 徐汇中学站

The Taipei Metro St. Ignatius High School Station is a station on the Luzhou Line located in Luzhou, New Taipei, Taiwan. The station opened on November 3, 2010. It is also a planned transfer station with the Circular Line.

Station overview[edit]

This three-level, underground station is located at the intersection of Jixian Rd. and Zhongxian 1st Rd.[2] and opened on November 3, 2010 with the opening of the Luzhou Line.[3][4]


Excavation depth for this station is around 32 meters. It is 151 meters in length and 23 meters wide.[5] It has two entrances, one emergency exit, one accessibility elevator, and two vent shafts.[3] Exit B is integrated with a joint development building.

For the Circular Line station, the platform level has already been set aside (according to the current station layout).[6]

Station Design[edit]

The theme for the station is "Reeds Swaying in the Moonlight", as part of a common theme of egrets for the Luzhou Line.[3]

Station layout[edit]

Street Level Entrance/Exit Entrance/Exit
B1 Concourse Lobby, information desk, automatic ticket dispensing machines, one-way faregates
Restrooms (South side of station outside fare zone, near Exit 1)
B3 Platform 1 Taipei Metro Line O.svg Zhonghe–Xinlu Line toward Luzhou (Sanmin Senior High School)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Platform 2 Taipei Metro Line O.svg Zhonghe–Xinlu Line toward Nanshijiao (Sanhe Junior High School)


  • Exit 1: St. Ignatius High School
  • Exit 2: Yongan N. Rd., Sec. 2 With accessibility elevator.

Around the station[edit]

  • Luzhou Post Office
  • St. Ignatius High School
  • Yongfu Elementary School
  • Nicaragua Park
  • Bihua Cloth Street
Preceding station   Taipei Metro   Following station
toward Luzhou
Taipei Metro Line O.svg Zhonghe–Xinlu Line
toward Nanshijiao
  Future service  
toward Jiannan Road
Line 6
toward Taipei Zoo


  1. ^ "Passenger Volume at Taipei Rapid Transit Stations" (PDF). Taipei City Department of Transportation. 2017-03-13. Retrieved 2017-03-13. 
  2. ^ "St. Ignatius High School Station". Taipei Rapid Transit Corporation. Retrieved 2010-11-06. 
  3. ^ a b c "Introduction to Luzhou MRT Line" (PDF). Department of Rapid Transis Systems. 2007-12-01. Retrieved 2010-06-17. 
  4. ^ "Second Stage of Taipei MRT (Approved MRT Lines)". Department of Rapid Transit Systems, TCG. 2010-03-12. Retrieved 2010-06-17. 
  5. ^ "Introduction to the MRT Luzhou Line". Taipei Rapid Transit Corporation. 2010-11-01. Retrieved 2010-11-24. 
  6. ^ "St. Ignatius High School Station Information Map" (PDF). Taipei Rapid Transit Corporation. Retrieved 2010-12-31. 

Coordinates: 25°04′50″N 121°28′48″E / 25.080463°N 121.4801°E / 25.080463; 121.4801