There are 7 ways to get from Hongik University to Gyeongbokgung (Station) by subway, taxi, towncar or foot

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Recommended option

Subway  •  37 min

  1. Take the subway from Sangsu Station to Gongdeok Station 6 - Brown
  2. Take the subway from Gongdeok Station to Gwanghwamun Station 5 - Purple

$2 - $3

Cheapest option

Subway via Gwangheungchang Station  •  38 min

  1. Take the subway from Gwangheungchang Station to Gongdeok Station 6 - Brown
  2. Take the subway from Gongdeok Station to Gwanghwamun Station 5 - Purple

$2 - $3

5 alternative options

Subway via Yaksu Station  •  45 min

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

$2 - $3

Subway via Yeonsinnae Station  •  45 min

  1. Take the subway from Sangsu Station to Yeonsinnae Station 6 - Brown
  2. Take the subway from Yeonsinnae Station to Gyeongbokgung Station 3-Orange

$2 - $3

Taxi  •  7 min

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

$8 - $10

Uber  •  7 min

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

$15 - $20

Walk  •  1 h 14 min

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

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

There is no direct connection from Hongik University to Gyeongbokgung (Station). However, you can take the walk to Sangsu Station, take the subway to Gongdeok Station, take the subway to Gwanghwamun Station, then take the walk to Gyeongbokgung (Station). Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Hongik University to Gyeongbokgung (Station) via Gwangheungchang Station, Gongdeok Station, and Gwanghwamun Station in around 38 min.

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

The cheapest way to get from Hongik University to Gyeongbokgung (Station) is to subway which costs ₩2,300 - ₩3,500 and takes 38 min.

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

It takes approximately 37 min to get from Hongik University to Gyeongbokgung (Station), including transfers.