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
Platforms2
Tracks2
Construction
Structure typeUnderground
Other information
Station code235
History
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]

ReferencesEdit

  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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Preceding station   Busan Metro   Following station
Sujeong
toward Jangsan or Jeonpo
  Line 2   Yulli
toward Yangsan or Hopo