Qilian metro station

The Taipei Metro Qilian station is located in the Beitou District of Taipei, Taiwan. It is a station on the Tamsui Line (Red Line). In the past, the station belonged to the now-defunct TRA Tamsui Line.


R20 唭哩岸
Taipei Metro
Platform 2, Qilian Station 20090823.jpg
Qili'an Station platform
LocationNo. 301, Donghua Street Sec. 2
Beitou, Taipei
Operated by
ConnectionsBus stop
Structure typeElevated
Opened28 March 1997
Passengers14,052 daily (2016)[1]
(Ranked 92nd of 109)
Qilian metro station
Traditional Chinese唭哩岸站

Station overviewEdit

Qilian station exterior.

The two-level, elevated station structure with one island platform and one exit.[2] The station is situated between Donghua Street and Xian Street, near the entrance of Gongguan. The washrooms are inside the entrance area.


The station was a station on the defunct TRA Tamsui Line. It was initially called "Qilian Station" as well, but was later renamed to "Shipai Station". It was opened on 28 March 1997.

Station layoutEdit

2F Platform 1   Tamsui–Xinyi Line toward Tamsui / Beitou (R21 Qiyan)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Platform 2   Tamsui–Xinyi Line toward Xiangshan / Daan (R19 Shipai)
Street Level Comcourse Entrance/Exit, lobby, information desk, automatic ticket dispensing machines, one-way faregates, 7-Eleven
Preceding station   Taipei Metro Following station
towards Tamsui or Beitou
Tamsui–Xinyi line Shipai
towards Xiangshan or Daan


  1. ^ "Passenger Volume at Taipei Rapid Transit Stations" (PDF). Taipei City Department of Transportation. 2017-03-13. Retrieved 2017-03-13.
  2. ^ "Route Map: Qilian". Taipei Rapid Transit Corporation. Retrieved 2010-06-21.

Coordinates: 25°07′15″N 121°30′23″E / 25.1209309°N 121.5062546°E / 25.1209309; 121.5062546