Seoul Metro

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Seoul Metro
Government-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)
OwnerSeoul Metropolitan Government
Seoul Metro
Revised RomanizationSeoul Gyotong Gongsa
McCune–ReischauerSŏul Kyot'ong Kongsa
Seoul Metro-Lines 1 to 9 and Uijeongbu.png

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


Lines and sections[edit]

Seoul Metro's service covers a part of Lines 1, 3, 4 and the entirety of Lines 2, 5, 6, 7, and 8. Korail jointly participates in the services 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)
Total Length
in km
Seoul Metro Line 1.svg (control)
Cheongnyangni Seoul 10 7.8 km
Seoul Metro Line 1.svg (service)
Yangju Incheon / Seodongtan
Seoul Metro Line 2.svg
loop line 51 60.2 km
Seoul Metro Line 3.svg (control)
Jichuk Ogeum 34 38.2 km
Seoul Metro Line 3.svg (service)
Daehwa Ogeum
Seoul Metro Line 4.svg (control)
Danggogae Namtaeryeong 26 31.7 km
Seoul Metro Line 4.svg (service)
Danggogae Oido
Seoul Metro Line 5.svg
Banghwa Sangil-dong / Macheon 51 52.3 km
Seoul Metro Line 6.svg
Eungam Bonghwasan 38 35.1 km
Seoul Metro Line 7.svg
Jangam Bupyeong-gu Office 51 57.1 km
Seoul Metro Line 8.svg
Amsa Moran 17 17.7 km
Seoul Metro Line 9.svg (service, as Seoulmetro Line Nine Co., Limited)[2]
Gaehwa VHS Medical Center
 Seohae  (service, as Sosawonsi Co., Limited)[3]
Sosa Wonsi


See also[edit]


  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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