Zhuwei Station

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Zhuwei
竹圍
Taipei Metro
Zhuwei Station.jpg
Zhuwei Station
Location No. 50, Minquan Road
Tamsui, New Taipei
Taiwan
Operated by
Line(s)
Connections Bus stop
Construction
Structure type At-Grade
History
Opened March 28, 1997
Traffic
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.

History[edit]

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
Concourse
(toward Platform 1)
Entrance/Exit, lobby, information desk, automatic ticket dispensing machines, one-way faregates
Restrooms
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

Exits[edit]

  • 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

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: 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