Wende Station

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Wende
文德
Taipei Metro
Wende Station 20090926a.jpg
Wende Station
Location No. 214, Wende Rd.
Neihu, Taipei
Taiwan
Operated by
Line(s)
Connections Bus stop
Construction
Structure type Elevated
History
Opened July 4, 2009
Traffic
Passengers 10,131 daily (2016)[1]
(Ranked 97th of 109)
Wende Station
Chinese 文德站

The Taipei Metro Wende Station is located in the Neihu District in Taipei, Taiwan. It is a station on Line 1.

Station overview[edit]

Wende Station Escalator and Platform
Wende Station Platform

This two-level, elevated station features two side platforms, two exits, and a platform elevator located on the north side of the concourse level.[2]

Public art for the station consists of a piece titled "Dancing Birds". It comprises one of the station walls and depicts dancing egrets in Bihu Park with the use of digital images and mosaic inlaying.[3]

Two mechanical parking towers behind the station allow for over 300 parking spaces.[4] The towers are a type of elevator parking system; vehicles can be parked and retrieved on the same rotating lift table.

History[edit]

  • February 22, 2009: Wende Station construction is completed.
  • July 4, 2009: Begins operations with the opening of the Line 1.

Station layout[edit]

3F Connecting Level Overhead Bridge
2F
South Concourse Information desk, automatic ticket dispensing machine, one-way faregates
restrooms, Escalator towards Exit 2
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Platform 1   Line 1 toward Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center (Neihu)
Platform 2   Line 1 toward Taipei Zoo (Gangqian)
Side platform, doors will open on the right
North Concourse Information desk, automatic ticket dispensing machine, one-way faregates
restrooms, Escalator towards Exit 1
1F
Street Level Entrance/Exit

Around the station[edit]

Preceding station   Taipei Metro   Following station
Line 1
toward Taipei Zoo

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Passenger Volume at Taipei Rapid Transit Stations" (PDF). Taipei City Department of Transportation. 2017-03-13. Retrieved 2017-03-13. 
  2. ^ "Route Map: Wende". Department of Rapid Transit Systems, TCG. 2009-06-30. Retrieved 2010-12-07. 
  3. ^ "Public Art on the Neihu Line". Department of Rapid Transit Systems. Retrieved 2010-12-07. 
  4. ^ "捷運櫥窗 Information Platform: 內湖線文德站停車塔工程". Department of Rapid Transit Systems. 2008-02-01. Retrieved 2010-06-19. 

Coordinates: 25°04′43″N 121°35′05″E / 25.078734°N 121.584754°E / 25.078734; 121.584754