There are 5 ways to get from Changdeokgung to Myeongdong by subway, taxi, towncar or foot

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Subway  •  21 min

  1. Take the subway from Anguk Station to Chungmuro Station 3-Orange
  2. Take the subway from Chungmuro Station to Myeongdong Station 4-Light blue

$2 - $3

Cheapest option

Subway via Chungmuro Station  •  22 min

  1. Take the subway from Anguk Station to Chungmuro Station 3-Orange

$1 - $2

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 min

  1. Take a taxi from Changdeokgung to Myeongdong 1.6 miles

$4 - $6

Uber  •  2 min

  1. Take an Uber from Changdeokgung to Myeongdong 1.6 miles

$10 - $13

Walk  •  31 min

  1. Walk from Changdeokgung to Myeongdong 1.6 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Changdeokgung to Myeongdong is to subway which costs ₩1,200 - ₩1,350 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Changdeokgung to Myeongdong is to taxi which costs ₩5,500 - ₩6,500 and takes 2 min.

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The distance between Changdeokgung and Myeongdong is 2 km.

It takes approximately 21 min to get from Changdeokgung to Myeongdong, including transfers.

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The nearest airport to Myeongdong is Seoul Gimpo (GMP) Airport which is 16.2 km away. Other nearby airports include Seoul (ICN) (48.8 km), Chongju (CJJ) (103.6 km), Daegu (TAE) (236.2 km) and Gwangju (KWJ) (269.6 km).

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Map of how to get from Changdeokgung to Myeongdong.
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  • Distance: 1.3 miles
  • Duration: 21 min

What companies run services between Changdeokgung, South Korea and Myeongdong, Seoul, South Korea?

There is no direct connection from Changdeokgung to Myeongdong. However, you can take the walk to Anguk Station, take the subway to Chungmuro Station, then take the subway to Myeongdong Station. Alternatively, Seoul Metro operates a vehicle from Changdeokgung to Myeongdong every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 6 min.

Train operators
Seoul Metro
Phone
(+82) 1577-5678
Website
smrt.co.kr
Subway from Anguk Station to Chungmuro Station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
seoulmetro.co.kr
Subway from Chungmuro Station to Myeongdong Station
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
seoulmetro.co.kr
Other operators
Uber Seoul
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Changdeokgung to Myeongdong
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Signup at
uber.com
Trip
$100 - $120
ASSIST
$10 - $13
Black
$10 - $13
Taxi from Changdeokgung to Myeongdong
Ave. Duration
2 min
Estimated price
$4 - $6
International Taxi
Phone
+82 1644 2255
Website
intltaxi.co.kr
Kakao taxi
Website
kakao.com

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