Gwanggyo station

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Gwanggyo (Kyonggi Univ.) Station is a metro station located in Gwanggyo, Yeongtong-gu, Suwon, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea.[1] It is the only overground station in the line and built on the train depot.[3][2]

Gwanggyo (Kyonggi University) Station
Gwanggyo Station Main Hall.jpg
Korean name
Hangul
Hanja
Revised RomanizationGwanggyo yeok Gyeonggidae
McCune–ReischauerKwangkyo yŏk Kyŏngkitae
General information
Location742 Iui-dong, Yeongtong-gu, Suwon, Gyeonggi-do[1]
Operated byNeoTrans Co. Ltd.
Line(s)     Shinbundang Line
Platforms2
Tracks2
Construction
Structure typeAboveground
Key dates
January 30, 2016[2]     Shinbundang Line opened

The station is located directly in front of Kyonggi University[1] and has many shops, restaurants and bars catering for university students around it.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "역사정보 > 광교(경기대)" (in Korean). Neo Trans. Retrieved 2016-02-14. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ a b "염태영 수원시장, 광교역 신분당선 시승" (in Korean). KG News. 2016-01-12. Retrieved 2016-02-14. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. ^ "차량기지" (in Korean). Neo Trans. Retrieved 2016-02-14. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
Preceding station Seoul Metropolitan Subway Following station
Gwanggyo Jungang
towards Gangnam
Shinbundang Line Terminus

Coordinates: 37°18′07″N 127°02′40″E / 37.3018957°N 127.0443287°E / 37.3018957; 127.0443287