There are 6 ways to get from Gyeongbokgung (Station) to Hongik University 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.

Recommended option

Line 5 subway, line 6 subway  •  35 min

  1. Take the line 5 subway from Gwanghwamun Station to Gongdeok Station 5
  2. Take the line 6 subway from Gongdeok Station to Sangsu Station 6

$2 - $3

5 alternative options

Line 5 subway, line 6 subway via Gwangheungchang Station  •  36 min

  1. Take the line 5 subway from Gwanghwamun Station to Gongdeok Station 5
  2. Take the line 6 subway from Gongdeok Station to Gwangheungchang Station 6

$2 - $3

Subway, line 6 subway  •  45 min

  1. Take the subway from Gyeongbokgung Station to Yaksu Station 3-Orange
  2. Take the line 6 subway from Yaksu Station to Sangsu Station 6

$2 - $3

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gyeongbokgung (Station) to Hongik University 3.8 miles

$8 - $10

Uber  •  7 min

  1. Take an Uber from Gyeongbokgung (Station) to Hongik University 3.8 miles

$15 - $20

Walk  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Walk from Gyeongbokgung (Station) to Hongik University 3.9 miles

What companies run services between Gyeongbokgung (Station), South Korea and Hongik University, South Korea?

There is no direct connection from Gyeongbokgung (Station) to Hongik University. However, you can take the walk to Gwanghwamun Station, take the line 5 subway to Gongdeok Station, take the line 6 subway to Sangsu Station, then take the walk to Hongik University. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Gyeongbokgung (Station) to Hongik University via Gwanghwamun Station, Gongdeok Station, and Gwangheungchang Station in around 36 min.

Train operators
Seoul Metro
Phone
(+82) 1577-5678
Website
smrt.co.kr
Subway from Gwanghwamun Station to Gongdeok Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
seoulmetro.co.kr
Subway from Gongdeok Station to Sangsu Station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
seoulmetro.co.kr
Subway from Gongdeok Station to Gwangheungchang Station
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
seoulmetro.co.kr
Subway from Gyeongbokgung Station to Yaksu Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
seoulmetro.co.kr
Subway from Yaksu Station to Sangsu Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
seoulmetro.co.kr
Other operators
Uber Seoul
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Gyeongbokgung (Station) to Hongik University
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Signup at
uber.com
TRIP
$112
BLACK
$15 - $20
Taxi from Gyeongbokgung (Station) to Hongik University
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$8 - $10
International Taxi
Phone
+82 1644 2255
Website
intltaxi.co.kr
Kakao taxi
Website
kakao.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Gyeongbokgung (Station) and Hongik University is 5 km.

The cheapest way to get from Gyeongbokgung (Station) to Hongik University is to line 5 subway and line 6 subway which costs ₩2,300 - ₩3,600 and takes 35 min.

The quickest way to get from Gyeongbokgung (Station) to Hongik University is to taxi which takes 7 min and costs ₩8,500 - ₩11,000.

It takes approximately 35 min to get from Gyeongbokgung (Station) to Hongik University, including transfers.