Yingge Station

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Yingge
鶯歌
Taiwan Railways Administration
YinggeStation Frontal.jpg
Yingge Station front
Location Wenhua Rd., No. 68
Yingge, New Taipei
Taiwan
Operated by
Line(s)
Distance 49.2 km from Keelung
Connections Bus stop
Construction
Structure type At-Grade
Other information
Classification 二等站 (Taiwan Railways Administration level)
History
Opened August 25, 1901
Traffic
Passengers 17,951 daily (2014)[1]

Yingge Station (Chinese: 鶯歌車站; pinyin: Yīnggē Chēzhàn) is a railway station of the Taiwan Railway Administration (TRA) West Coast Line located in Yingge District, New Taipei, Taiwan.

Overview[edit]

The old station building is currently used as a motorcycle parking facility.

The station has two island platforms and the main station building is located over the tracks. The station accepts EasyCard or TWSC for payment for travel from Ruifang to Hsinchu (29 stations).

History[edit]

  • August 25, 1901: The station opens for service.
  • January 24, 2003: The new station building located over the tracks opens for service.
  • August 1, 2008: The use of EasyCard starts at this station.

Around the station[edit]

Preceding station   Taiwan Railway Administration   Following station
toward Keelung
West Coast Line
toward Kaohsiung

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Volume of Passenger and Freight Traffic" (PDF). Taiwan Railway Administration. 2015. Retrieved 2015-05-08. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 24°57′15.9″N 121°20′20.95″E / 24.954417°N 121.3391528°E / 24.954417; 121.3391528