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Gangneung Station is a railway station on the Yeongdong Line in Gyo-dong, Gangneung, Gangwon, South Korea. All Seatrains and Mugungwha trains stopped at this station until September 14, 2014 when it was closed because of the construction of the Gyeonggang Line (Wonju-Gangneung Line). Because of this, all Mugungwha trains terminated at Jeongdongjin Station.

Gangneung Station
KTX Gangneung Station.jpg
Korean name
Hangul
강릉역
Hanja
Revised RomanizationGangneungnyeok
McCune–ReischauerKangnŭngnyŏk
General information
LocationGyo-dong, Gangneung, Gangwon
South Korea
Coordinates37°45′49.54″N 128°53′56.71″E / 37.7637611°N 128.8990861°E / 37.7637611; 128.8990861Coordinates: 37°45′49.54″N 128°53′56.71″E / 37.7637611°N 128.8990861°E / 37.7637611; 128.8990861
Operated byKorail
Line(s)Yeongdong Line, Gyeonggang Line
Platforms4
Tracks4
Construction
Structure typeAboveground
History
OpenedNovember 6, 1962
Closed2014.9.15
Rebuilt2017.12.22

The Gyeonggang line and Gangneung station will open at December 22, 2017. The KTX-Sancheon train will stop here. However, the Mugunghwa-ho trains still terminate at Jeongdongjin Station until March 2018. This is because there will be many KTX-Sancheon because of the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang County. The Mugunghwa-ho train will stop here after 2018 Winter Olympics ends.

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