The subway new line 1 extension to Dadaepo Beach will open at 4 p.m. this Thursday.
There is also a planned opening ceremony at 1:30 p.m. before the official opening.
The extended route has six new stops — Dongmae, Jangrim, Sinjangrim, Natgae, Dadaepo Port and Dadaepo Beach — just under 8 km of new track.
The new extension cost 959 billion won to construct the six stops.
The new service will also add 48 new subway cars which have more spacious seating and dual sensor doors to help prevent accidents.