Gaehwa Station

train station in South Korea

Gaehwa Station is a train station of Seoul Subway line 9. It is in Gaehwa-dong, Seoul. It is the only station above ground in Line 9. The headquarters of the Seoul Metro Line 9 Corporation is located in the station.

Gaehwa Station
SeoulMetro9-Gaehwa Station.jpg
Station exterior
Korean name
Hangul
Hanja
Revised RomanizationGaehwa-yeok
McCune–ReischauerKaehwa-yŏk
General information
LocationGaehwa-dongno 8-gil 38
Gangseo-gu, Seoul[1]
Operated bySeoul Metro Line 9 Corporation
Line(s)     Line 9
Platforms2 (1 island platform)
Tracks2
Bus routes 601 605
6631 6632 6633 6641 6647
9602
2 6 8 33 60 60-2 60-3 66 68 69 78 85 85-1 88 150 300 631 1002 9000
Construction
Structure typeAboveground
Key dates
July 24, 2009[1]     Line 9 opened

HistoryEdit

Station structureEdit

Gaehwa Station is the only above ground station in Line 9. The platform is on 1st floor, and the concourse (station lobby) is on the 2nd floor.

PlatformEdit

Terminus
| Down |
Gimpo International Airport
Downward Local (All Stop) train to Gimpo International Airport · Sinnonhyeon · Sports Complex

Whole Station structureEdit

L1
Platform level
Down Line 9 Local toward Sports Complex (Gimpo International Airport)
Island platform, doors will open random(left or right)
Down Line 9 Local toward Sports Complex (Gimpo International Airport)
L2
Concourse
Lobby Customer Service, Shops, Vending machines, ATMs
G Street level Exit

Passenger countEdit

Data of 2009 is calculated from July 24 (First Opened) ~ December 31.

Line People per day (people/day) References
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Line 9 Get on 2,322 3,019 3,508 4,128 5,409 5,943 6,349 [3]
Get off 1,221 1,560 1,983 2,588 3,432 3,774 3,996

PicturesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 개화역 (in Korean). Doopedia. Retrieved 2014-10-13.
  2. Seoul Announcements 2008-317, 2008-9-18.
  3. 서울메트로9호선 > 알림/소식 > 자료실