There are 7 ways to get from Gangnam-gu to Gwanghwamun Station by subway, taxi, car, 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.

Recommended option

Subway  •  27 min

  1. Take the subway from Apgujeong Station to Gyeongbokgung Station 3-Orange

$1 - $2

6 alternative options

Subway, line 5 subway  •  30 min

  1. Take the subway from Hanti Station to Wangsimni Station Bundang
  2. Take the line 5 subway from Wangsimni Station to Gwanghwamun Station 5

$2 - $3

Subway via Seolleung Station  •  56 min

  1. Take the subway from Seolleung Station to City Hall Station 2-Green

$1 - $2

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gangnam-gu to Gwanghwamun Station 8 miles

$12 - $16

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Gangnam-gu to Gwanghwamun Station 8 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  12 min

  1. Take an Uber from Gangnam-gu to Gwanghwamun Station 8 miles

$24 - $35

Walk  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Walk from Gangnam-gu to Gwanghwamun Station 7.6 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gangnam-gu to Gwanghwamun Station is to subway which costs ₩1,300 - ₩1,450 and takes 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gangnam-gu to Gwanghwamun Station is to taxi which costs ₩14,000 - ₩18,000 and takes 12 min.

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The distance between Gangnam-gu and Gwanghwamun Station is 10 km. The road distance is 12.7 km.

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The subway from Apgujeong Station to Gyeongbokgung Station takes 18 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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The nearest airport to Gwanghwamun Station is Seoul Gimpo (GMP) Airport which is 15.4 km away. Other nearby airports include Seoul (ICN) (48.3 km), Chongju (CJJ) (105.1 km), Daegu (TAE) (237.6 km) and Gwangju (KWJ) (270.8 km).

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Map of how to get from Gangnam-gu to Gwanghwamun Station.
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  • Distance: 6.4 miles
  • Duration: 27 min

What companies run services between Gangnam-gu, South Korea and Gwanghwamun Station, South Korea?

Seoul Metro operates a vehicle from Gangnam-gu to Gwanghwamun Station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 18 min.

Train operators
Seoul Metro
Phone
(+82) 1577-5678
Website
smrt.co.kr
Subway from Apgujeong Station to Gyeongbokgung Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
seoulmetro.co.kr
Subway from Hanti Station to Wangsimni Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
seoulmetro.co.kr
Subway from Wangsimni Station to Gwanghwamun Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
seoulmetro.co.kr
Subway from Seolleung Station to City Hall Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
seoulmetro.co.kr
Other operators
Uber Seoul
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Gangnam-gu to Gwanghwamun Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
Trip
$100 - $130
ASSIST
$24 - $35
Black
$24 - $35
Taxi from Gangnam-gu to Gwanghwamun Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$12 - $16
International Taxi
Phone
+82 1644 2255
Website
intltaxi.co.kr
Kakao taxi
Website
kakao.com

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