Zhuwei Station

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Taipei Metro
Zhuwei Station.jpg
Zhuwei Station
Location No. 50, Minquan Road
Tamsui, New Taipei
Operated by
Connections Bus stop
Structure type At-Grade
Opened March 28, 1997
Passengers 18,638 daily (2016)[1]
(Ranked 76th of 109)
Zhuwei Station
Traditional Chinese 竹圍站
Simplified Chinese 竹围站

The Taipei Metro Zhuwei Station (formerly Chuwei Station until 2003) is located in the sea-side district of Tamsui in New Taipei, Taiwan. It is a station on the Tamsui Line. The position of station could be traced back the same name station of defunct TRA Tamsui Line.

Station overview[edit]

Faregates at Exit 2.
Zhuwei Station platform.

The at-grade, station structure with two side platforms and two exits.[2] The washrooms are inside the entrance area. The station is situated between Minquan Road and Minquan 1st street, in the area of Mingzhu Road Entrance and Mingsheng Road Entrance.


TRA Zhuwei Station[edit]

  • 1932: Station constructed.
  • August 15, 1988: shut down with the termination of TRA Tamsui Line.

Taipei Metro[edit]

  • March 28, 1997: Re-opened with the beginning of the Taipei Metro Tamsui Line.

Station layout[edit]

2F Connecting Level Skyway for Platform Connection
Street Level
(toward Platform 1)
Entrance/Exit, lobby, information desk, automatic ticket dispensing machines, one-way faregates
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Platform 1 Taipei Metro Line R.svg Tamsui–Xinyi Line toward Tamsui (Hongshulin)
Platform 2 Taipei Metro Line R.svg Tamsui–Xinyi Line toward Xiangshan (Guandu)
Side platform, doors will open on the right


  • Exit 1: No.50, Minquan Rd. Accessibility Elevator.
  • Exit 2: Minquan 1st St.

Around the station[edit]

  • Mackay Memorial Hospital
  • Tamsui Riverside Bicycle Path
  • Carrefour
  • Dusk Market
Preceding station   Taipei Metro   Following station
toward Tamsui
Taipei Metro Line R.svg Tamsui–Xinyi Line
Tamsui/Xiangshan services
toward Xiangshan


  1. ^ "Passenger Volume at Taipei Rapid Transit Stations" (PDF). Taipei City Department of Transportation. 2017-03-13. Retrieved 2017-03-13. 
  2. ^ "Route Map: Zhuwei". Taipei Rapid Transit Corporation. Retrieved 2010-06-20. 

Coordinates: 25°08′13″N 121°27′34″E / 25.137°N 121.459501°E / 25.137; 121.459501