There are 5 ways to get from Gyeongbokgung (Station) 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.

Recommended option

Subway  •  13 min

  1. Take the subway from Gyeongbokgung 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  •  16 min

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

$1 - $2

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gyeongbokgung (Station) to Myeongdong 2 miles

$5 - $7

Uber  •  2 min

  1. Take an Uber from Gyeongbokgung (Station) to Myeongdong 2 miles

$11 - $15

Walk  •  31 min

  1. Walk from Gyeongbokgung (Station) to Myeongdong 1.7 miles

What companies run services between Gyeongbokgung (Station), South Korea and Myeongdong, Seoul, South Korea?

There is no direct connection from Gyeongbokgung (Station) to Myeongdong. However, you can take the subway to Chungmuro Station then take the subway to Myeongdong Station. Alternatively, Seoul Metro operates a vehicle from Gyeongbokgung (Station) to Myeongdong every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 8 min.

Train operators
Seoul Metro
Phone
(+82) 1577-5678
Website
smrt.co.kr
Subway from Gyeongbokgung Station to Chungmuro Station
Ave. Duration
8 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 Gyeongbokgung (Station) to Myeongdong
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Signup at
uber.com
TRIP
$112
BLACK
$11 - $15
Taxi from Gyeongbokgung (Station) to Myeongdong
Ave. Duration
2 min
Estimated price
$5 - $7
International Taxi
Phone
+82 1644 2255
Website
intltaxi.co.kr
Kakao taxi
Website
kakao.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Gyeongbokgung (Station) to Myeongdong?

The distance between Gyeongbokgung (Station) and Myeongdong is 2 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Gyeongbokgung (Station) to Myeongdong?

The cheapest way to get from Gyeongbokgung (Station) to Myeongdong is to subway which costs ₩1,250 - ₩1,350 and takes 16 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Gyeongbokgung (Station) to Myeongdong?

The quickest way to get from Gyeongbokgung (Station) to Myeongdong is to taxi which takes 2 min and costs ₩6,000 - ₩7,500.

How long does it take to get from Gyeongbokgung (Station) to Myeongdong?

It takes approximately 13 min to get from Gyeongbokgung (Station) to Myeongdong, including transfers.