There are 5 ways to get from Hongik University Station to Gwanghwamun Station by train, subway, taxi, towncar or foot

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Recommended option

Train, line 5 subway  •  18 min

  1. Take the train from Hongik University to Gongdeok All stop Incheon Int'l Airport - Seoul
  2. Take the line 5 subway from Gongdeok Station to Gwanghwamun Station 5

$2 - $3

Cheapest option

Subway  •  25 min

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

$1 - $2

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hongik University Station to Gwanghwamun Station 3.5 miles

$7 - $9

Uber  •  5 min

  1. Take an Uber from Hongik University Station to Gwanghwamun Station 3.5 miles

$14 - $19

Walk  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Walk from Hongik University Station to Gwanghwamun Station 3.6 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hongik University Station to Gwanghwamun Station is to train and line 5 subway which costs ₩1,800 - ₩3,300 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hongik University Station to Gwanghwamun Station is to taxi which costs ₩8,000 - ₩10,000 and takes 5 min.

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The distance between Hongik University Station and Gwanghwamun Station is 5 km.

The best way to get from Hongik University Station to Gwanghwamun Station without a car is to train and line 5 subway which takes 18 min and costs ₩1,800 - ₩3,300.

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It takes approximately 18 min to get from Hongik University Station to Gwanghwamun Station, including transfers.

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

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Map of how to get from Hongik University Station to Gwanghwamun Station.
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  • Distance: 2.9 miles
  • Duration: 18 min

What companies run services between Hongik University Station, South Korea and Gwanghwamun Station, South Korea?

There is no direct connection from Hongik University Station to Gwanghwamun Station. However, you can take the train to Gongdeok, take the walk to Gongdeok Station, then take the line 5 subway to Gwanghwamun Station. Alternatively, Seoul Metro operates a vehicle from Hongik University Station to Gwanghwamun Station every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 10 min.

Train operators
AREX
Phone
+82 1599-7788
Website
arex.or.kr
Train from Hongik University to Gongdeok
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
arex.or.kr
Seoul Metro
Phone
(+82) 1577-5678
Website
smrt.co.kr
Subway from Gongdeok Station to Gwanghwamun Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
seoulmetro.co.kr
Subway from Hongik Univ. Station to City Hall Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
seoulmetro.co.kr
Other operators
Uber Seoul
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Hongik University Station to Gwanghwamun Station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Signup at
uber.com
ASSIST
$14 - $19
Black
$14 - $19
Trip
$100 - $120
Taxi from Hongik University Station to Gwanghwamun Station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$7 - $9
International Taxi
Phone
+82 1644 2255
Website
intltaxi.co.kr
Kakao taxi
Website
kakao.com

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