Yeouinaru Station

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Yeouinaru Station
Yeouinaru Station
Korean name
Hanja 나루
Revised Romanization Yeouinaru-yeok
McCune–Reischauer Yŏŭinaru-yŏk
General information
Location 8 Yeouido-dong,
2 Yeouinaruro,
Yeongdeungpo-gu, Seoul
Operated by SMRT
Line(s)      Line 5
Platforms 1
Tracks 2
Structure type Underground
Key dates
December 30, 1996      Line 5 opened

Yeouinaru Station is a station on the Seoul Subway Line 5. Because of having to cross the Han River by a deep tunnel and not by a rail bridge, Yeouinaru Station holds the distinction of being the deepest train station in South Korea with a depth of 27.5 metres (90 ft) below sea level.

Station layout[edit]

G Street level Exit
Lobby Customer Service, Shops, Vending machines, ATMs
Westbound Line 5 toward Banghwa (Yeouido)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Eastbound Line 5 toward Sangil-dong or Macheon (Mapo)


Preceding station   Seoul Metropolitan Subway   Following station
toward Banghwa
Line 5
toward Sangil-dong or Macheon

Coordinates: 37°31′37.4″N 126°55′58.1″E / 37.527056°N 126.932806°E / 37.527056; 126.932806