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

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Subway  •  25 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  •  27 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 to Myeongdong 1.8 miles

$5 - $7

Uber  •  2 min

  1. Take an Uber from Gyeongbokgung to Myeongdong 1.8 miles

$11 - $14

Walk  •  34 min

  1. Walk from Gyeongbokgung to Myeongdong 1.8 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gyeongbokgung to Myeongdong is to subway which costs ₩1,250 - ₩1,350 and takes 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gyeongbokgung to Myeongdong is to taxi which costs ₩5,500 - ₩7,000 and takes 2 min.

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The distance between Gyeongbokgung and Myeongdong is 2 km.

The best way to get from Gyeongbokgung to Myeongdong without a car is to subway which takes 25 min and costs ₩2,300 - ₩3,600.

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It takes approximately 25 min to get from Gyeongbokgung to Myeongdong, including transfers.

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There are 1864+ hotels available in Myeongdong. Prices start at $35 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Gyeongbokgung to Myeongdong.
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  • Distance: 1.4 miles
  • Duration: 25 min

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

There is no direct connection from Gyeongbokgung to Myeongdong. However, you can take the walk to Gyeongbokgung Station, take the subway to Chungmuro Station, then take the subway to Myeongdong Station. Alternatively, Seoul Metro operates a vehicle from Gyeongbokgung 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 to Myeongdong
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Signup at
uber.com
ASSIST
$11 - $14
Black
$11 - $14
Trip
$100 - $120
Taxi from Gyeongbokgung 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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