Incheonaka Inchon, South Korea
Try the following tour, recommended by residents or metro enthusiasts:
The Airport Line is one of the very few metros in the world using Maglev technology. Must ride!
Incheon is part of the Seoul cluster of metro/subway cities with the following urban rail connections:
Members: Busan, Daegu, Daejeon, Fukuoka, Gwangju, Incheon, Kobe, Kyoto, Nagoya, Osaka, Sapporo, Sendai, Seoul, Tokyo, Yokohama,
Characteristics: Unadorned, clean and solid station design, often using coloured plates. Majority are run by Japan Railways Group, other trains mostly derived from those.
Maglev: Maglev trains utilize the repelling force of magnets to float and stay guided:
- Airport Maglev (airport service), opening: 3 Feb 2016, 6.1 km, 6 stations, 15 minutes, 110 km/h, ECOBEE, incheonmetro.co.kr
Pan-shaped loop - Wolmido monorail - 5.1 km - 5 stations - opened 2010 - unidirectional monorail.
Generic Links for Incheon Subway
Wikipedia entry at wikipedia.org
Urbanrail.net entry at urbanrail.net
Railway Gazette search at railwaygazette.com
Discussion at skyscrapercity.com
System photos at Google Images
City information at wikipedia.org
This page: http://mic-ro.com/metro/metrocity.html?city=Incheon
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