Opened 1997. Two metro lines and a monorail serving 88 stations. See Daegu network map.

The southwest end of Line 1 from Jincheon to Jungangno opened on November 26 1997, and was extended east to on May 2 1998. A single station extension southwest to Daegok opened on May 10 2002, with continuation to Myeonggok opening on September 8 2016 (2·6 km, 2 stations); a single-stop extension east to Sabok is under construction (1·3 km).

Line 2 (28 km, 26 stations) opened on October 18 2005 from Munyang to Sawol, and was extended to Yeongnam University on September 19 2012 (3·4 km, 3 stations).

Straddle-beam monorail Line 3 opened on April 23 2015 from KNU Medical Centre to Yongji (24 km, 30 stations).

Address
Sangin-dong 1500
Talseo-gu
704808 Daegu
Korea (South)
Phone
+82 53 640 2114
Fax
+82 53 640 2229
Email
webmaster@daegusubway.co.kr
Website
www.dtro.or.kr
 

Traffic

Passenger journeys
163 million
Information year
2018
 

Network data

Metro - Lines 1 & 2

Gauge
1435 mm
Length
60 km
Electrification
60 km - 1.5 kV, DC
Rolling stock
384 Metro cars

Monorail - Line 3

Gauge
monorail
Length:
24 km
Electrification
24 km - 750 V DC guideway
Rolling stock
84 Monorail cars

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