Hwamyeong station (Busan Metro)

Hwamyeong Station (Korean화명역; Hanja華明驛) is a station on the Busan Metro Line 2 in Hwamyeong-dong, Buk District, in the northwestern part of Busan, South Korea. It was one of the first stations opened on the line in 1999.[1]

Hwamyeong Station
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Coordinates35°14′10″N 129°00′50″E / 35.23625°N 129.01392°E / 35.23625; 129.01392
Operated byBusan Transportation Corporation
Line(s)Busan Metro Line 2
Structure typeUnderground
Other information
Station code235
OpenedJune 30, 1999

On August 25, 2014, the station suffered severe damage due to flooding brought by the Korean monsoon season, causing a section of the subway line from Gumyeong Station to Hopo Station to shut down temporarily.[2]


  1. ^ "화명역 - 문화콘텐츠닷컴". www.culturecontent.com. Retrieved 2020-03-29.
  2. ^ "부산지하철 1호선 정상운행·2-4호선 일부 운행중단". NEWSis. NEWSis. Archived from the original on February 23, 2015. Retrieved August 25, 2014.

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