Seoul Metro

Seoul Metro (Hangul: 서울교통공사), is a municipal-owned corporation owned by Seoul Metropolitan Government, and one of the two major operators of Seoul Metropolitan Subway with Korail.

Seoul Metro
Municipal-owned corporation
IndustryRapid transit
PredecessorsSeoul Metro Corporation
Seoul Metropolitan Rapid Transit Corporation
Founded31 May 2017[1]
Headquarters346 Cheonho-daero, Seongdong District, Seoul, South Korea
Key people
Kim Tae-ho (CEO)
ProductsSubway
OwnerSeoul Metropolitan Government
Websitewww.seoulmetro.co.kr
Seoul Metro
Hangul
Hanja
Revised RomanizationSeoul Gyotong Gongsa
McCune–ReischauerSŏul Kyot'ong Kongsa
Seoul Metro-Lines 1 to 9 and Uijeongbu.png

HistoryEdit

Lines and sectionsEdit

Seoul Metro's service covers part of lines 1, 3, 4 and all of lines 2, 5, 6, 7, 8 & 9. Korail jointly participates in service on lines 1, 3 and 4. Seoul Metro controls the railways and stations owned by the Seoul Metropolitan Government.

Line Name
Starting Station(s)
Ending Station(s)
Stations
Total Length
in km
  (control)
Cheongnyangni Seoul Station 10 7.8 km
  (service)
Soyosan / Dongducheon / Cheongnyangni Dongincheon / Incheon / Seodongtan / Cheonan / Gwangmyeong / Sinchang 97 200.6 km
 
City Hall / Chungjeongno / Sindorim / Seongsu Kkachisan / Sinseol-dong 51 60.2 km
  (control)
Jichuk Ogeum 34 38.2 km
  (service)
Daehwa Ogeum 44 57.4 km
  (control)
Danggogae Namtaeryeong 26 31.7 km
  (service)
Danggogae Oido 48 72.1 km
 
Banghwa / Gangdong Sangil-dong / Macheon 51 52.3 km
 
Eungam Bonghwasan / Sinnae 38 35.1 km
 
Jangam Onsu / Bupyeong-gu Office 51 57.1 km
 
Amsa Moran 17 17.7 km
 
Gaehwa / Gimpo Int'l Airport VHS Medical Center 38 40.6 km

DepotsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Seoul Metro Created out of Merger between Two Subway Corporations". The Korea Economic Daily. The Korea Economic Daily. 31 May 2017. Retrieved 1 June 2017.

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