Yeouido Station

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Yeouido Station
Yeouido05.jpg
Yeouido Station (Line 5)
Korean name
Hangul
Hanja
Revised Romanization Yeouido-yeok
McCune–Reischauer Yŏŭido-yŏk
General information
Location 3 Yeouido-dong,
40 Yeouinaruro,
Yeongdeungpo-gu, Seoul
Operated by SMRT, Seoul Line 9 Co.
Line(s)      Line 5
     Line 9
Platforms 4
Tracks 4
Construction
Structure type Underground
Key dates
August 12, 1996      Line 5 opened
July 24, 2009      Line 9 opened

Yeouido Station is a subway station on Line 5 and Line 9 on the Seoul Subway system. It is one of the stations that serve the eponymous island of Yeouido, one of Seoul's financial hubs. The large Yeouido Park is close to this station.

A new subway line starting from Yeouido broke ground in December 2011 heading south.[citation needed]

In 2023, the new subway line will be connect to Ansan city(where south west Gyungi-do is) and it will take only 30min from Yeouido to Ansan.[1]

Station layout[edit]

G Street level Exit
L1
Concourse
Lobby Customer Service, Shops, Vending machines, ATMs
L2
Line 5 platforms
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Westbound Line 5 toward Banghwa (Singil)
Eastbound Line 5 toward Sangil-dong or Macheon (Yeouinaru)
Side platform, doors will open on the right
L3
Line 9 platforms
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Westbound Line 9 Local toward Gaehwa (Nat'l Assembly)
Line 9 Express toward Gimpo International Airport (Dangsan)
Eastbound Line 9 Local toward Sports Complex (Saetgang)
Line 9 Express toward Sports Complex (Noryangjin)
Side platform, doors will open on the right


Vicinity[edit]

Attractions[edit]

  • IFC Seoul: IFC Office Towers, IFC Mall Seoul and Conrad Seoul Hotel.[2][3] The station is connected to the complex by a moving walkway, and is approximately two kilometers from Line 5.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 유, 수환 (2015-08-17). "여의도-안산 신안산선 2023년 개통". 
  2. ^ Rahn, Kim (15 November 2012). "Conrad Seoul new hospitality landmark". Korea Times. Retrieved 25 April 2013. 
  3. ^ "Enjoy smart stay at Conrad Seoul". Korea Times. 26 December 2012. Retrieved 25 April 2013. 
  4. ^ Cha, Frances (30 August 2012). "IFC Mall opens in Seoul". CNN Travel. Retrieved 15 October 2012. 
Preceding station   Seoul Metropolitan Subway   Following station
toward Banghwa
Line 5
toward Sangil-dong or Macheon
Line 9
Express
toward Gaehwa
Line 9
Local

Coordinates: 37°31′18″N 126°55′27″E / 37.52167°N 126.92417°E / 37.52167; 126.92417