Taipei East Metro Underground Shopping Street starts from the Bannan Subway Line’s Jhongxiaofusing Station all the way to Jhongxiaodunhua Station. Totalling 725 metres long, this boulevard provides you with a different shopping experience. 35 shops in all, varying from CD stores, fashion outlets, restaurants, convenience stores and etc, compared to the department stores above ground level, these shops allow you to lighten your footsteps and relax your shoulders.
The care-free environment is suitable for families and couples. Even better, at the entrance of the Shopping Street of Jhongxiaofusing Station is a path of artwork displays. This is what differentiates normal shopping centers with this unique underground. Here various Taiwanese artists present their latest and finest works, both increasing Taipei’s creative arts aspect as well as your shopping standard. Altogether 17 exits, each connecting to further shopping centres on ground level. This allows you to circulate from beneath to above, unhampered by rain or shine. East Metro also have special occasions for promotional purposes, making this place a real appeal.
You may find varieties of shops selling from clothing, home & decor and up to tech and games.
Check out how it looks like in the mall from the video below:
How to Get there:
By Taipei MRT:
1. Take Taipei MRT-Bannan Line (捷運板南線) to MRT Zhongxiao Fuxing Station (捷運忠孝復興站). Walk towards exit no. 3, 4, or 5 to East Metro Underground Shopping Street (東區地下街).
2. Take Taipei MRT-Bannan Line (捷運板南線) to MRT Zhongxiao Dunhua Station (捷運忠孝敦化站). East Metro Underground Shopping Street (東區地下街) is reachable via all exits. Visitors have to take escalators to B1 to see the signs of East Metro Underground Shopping Street (東區地下街).
■Zhongxiao East Road
204、204(Shuttle)、212、212(straight)、232、232(deputy)、262、262(Shuttle)、299、605、605(deputy)、605(Xintai 5th line)、Zhongxiao Line
■Fuxing South Road
■Drive along Zhongxiao East Road to the intersection of Dunhua South Road and Fuxing South
Parking Lot B4F 〜 B6F
Open daily from 9 am – 10:30 pm
Parking info: When purchasing over NTD$ 500, you can get a voucher in exchange for a half -hour free parking with an e-invoice or a sales description of the same day.
When spending over NTD$ 3,000, you can get free parking for three hours. After more than three hours, the rates are according to the standard price charges. (NTD$ 120/per hour)
Parking card demagnetization service: Card member service center 9F and Information Desk B2,City’Super Information Desk B3, Fuxing Store
P/s: If you are taking the Hop-On and Hop-Off bus, you may also stop in front of SOGO Fuxing Store and walk over to East Metro Mall. It only takes about 3 mins walking distance.