There are 6 ways to get from Hongik University to Gyeongbokgung (Station) by subway, taxi, towncar or foot

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Recommended option

Line 6 subway, line 5 subway  •  37 min

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

$2 - $3

Cheapest option

Line 6 subway, line 5 subway via Gwangheungchang Station  •  38 min

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

$2 - $3

4 alternative options

Line 6 subway, subway  •  46 min

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

$2 - $3

Taxi  •  7 min

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

$7 - $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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hongik University to Gyeongbokgung (Station) is to line 6 subway and line 5 subway which costs ₩2,300 - ₩3,600 and takes 38 min.

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

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

The best way to get from Hongik University to Gyeongbokgung (Station) without a car is to line 6 subway and line 5 subway which takes 37 min and costs ₩2,300 - ₩3,600.

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

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There are 1863+ hotels available in Gyeongbokgung (Station). Prices start at $35 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Hongik University to Gyeongbokgung (Station).
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  • Distance: 3.2 miles
  • Duration: 37 min

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 line 6 subway to Gongdeok Station, take the line 5 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 10 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
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
ASSIST
$15 - $20
Black
$15 - $20
Trip
$100 - $120
Taxi from Hongik University to Gyeongbokgung (Station)
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$7 - $10
International Taxi
Phone
+82 1644 2255
Website
intltaxi.co.kr
Kakao taxi
Website
kakao.com

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