Zhishan metro station

Zhishan (Chinese: 芝山; pinyin: Zhīshān) is a metro station in Taipei, Taiwan served by Taipei Metro. It is a station on the Tamsui Line (Red Line). It is a planned transfer station on the Shezi Light Rail Line.

Zhishan

芝山
Taipei Metro
Taipei metro station
Zhishan Station 20100828.jpg
Exterior
Chinese name
Traditional Chinese芝山
General information
Location70 Fuguo Rd
Shilin District, Taipei
Taiwan
Coordinates25°06′11″N 121°31′21″E / 25.1031°N 121.5225°E / 25.1031; 121.5225Coordinates: 25°06′11″N 121°31′21″E / 25.1031°N 121.5225°E / 25.1031; 121.5225
Construction
Structure typeElevated
Bicycle facilitiesAccess available
Other information
Station codeR17
Websiteweb.metro.taipei/e/stationdetail2010.asp?ID=R17-059
History
Opened1997-03-28[1]
Traffic
Passengers (2017)16.505 million per year[2]Decrease 0.27%
Rank31 out of 108
Services
Preceding station Taipei Metro Logo(Logo Only).svg Taipei Metro Following station
Mingde
towards Tamsui or Beitou
Tamsui–Xinyi line Shilin
towards Xiangshan or Daan

Station overviewEdit

 
Zhishan station exit 1.
 
Zhishan station platform.

The two-level, elevated station structure with one island platform and two exits.[3] The station is situated on Fuhua Road, near Fuguo Road entrance. The washrooms are inside the entrance area. The station's amenities include Chin Shan Yen Gate, Chin Shan Yen Hui Chi Temple, Shuangxi Park and Chinese Garden, The Xiqu Center of Taiwan, Taipei American School, SOGO and Carrefour branches.

HistoryEdit

This station was opened on 28 March 1997, originally there is only one exit at Fuguo Road. On 20 November 2010, a second exit facing Dexing West Road (exit 2) opened for use.[4]

Station layoutEdit

2F Platform 1   Tamsui–Xinyi Line toward Tamsui / Beitou (R18 Mingde)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Platform 2   Tamsui–Xinyi Line toward Xiangshan / Daan (R16 Shilin)
Street Level Concourse Entrance/Exit, lobby, information desk, automatic ticket dispensing machines, one-way faregates
Restrooms

Around the stationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Chronicles". Taipei Metro. 5 December 2013. Retrieved 10 October 2018.
  2. ^ "臺北市交通統計查詢系統". dotstat.taipei.gov.tw (in Chinese). Retrieved 15 September 2018.
  3. ^ "Route Map: Zhishan". Taipei Rapid Transit Corporation. Retrieved 2010-06-21.
  4. ^ "Second Exits at Shipai and Zhishan Stations Opened". Department of Rapid Transit Systems. 2010-11-20. Retrieved 2010-12-01.