Hongik University Station
is a station on the Seoul Subway Line 2
. As its name indicates, it serves the nearby Hongik University
. The Hongdae area
around the station and the university is famous for being the nightclub
and entertainment mecca of northwestern Seoul. At first, station was known as Donggyo Station
, named after the neighborhood that it serves.
In a few years, the Gyeongui Line and A'REX will connect to this station.