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  •  26 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

$13 - $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

$25 - $35

Walk  •  2 h 26 min

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

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 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
seoulmetro.co.kr
Subway from Wangsimni Station to Gwanghwamun Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
seoulmetro.co.kr
Subway from Seolleung Station to City Hall Station
Ave. Duration
46 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
$25 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
TRIP
$113
BLACK
$25 - $35
Taxi from Gangnam-gu to Gwanghwamun Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$13 - $16
International Taxi
Phone
+82 1644 2255
Website
intltaxi.co.kr
Kakao taxi
Website
kakao.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Gangnam-gu and Gwanghwamun Station is 10 km. The road distance is 13 km.

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

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

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