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

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Subway  •  25 min

  1. Take the subway from Myeongdong Station to Chungmuro Station 4-Light blue
  2. Take the subway from Chungmuro Station to Gyeongbokgung Station 3-Orange

$2 - $3

Cheapest option

Subway via Myeongdong  •  27 min

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

$1 - $2

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 min

  1. Take a taxi from Myeongdong to Gyeongbokgung 1.8 miles

$5 - $7

Uber  •  2 min

  1. Take an Uber from Myeongdong to Gyeongbokgung 1.8 miles

$10 - $14

Walk  •  34 min

  1. Walk from Myeongdong to Gyeongbokgung 1.8 miles

Questions & Answers

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

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

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The distance between Myeongdong and Gyeongbokgung is 2 km.

The best way to get from Myeongdong to Gyeongbokgung 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 Myeongdong to Gyeongbokgung, including transfers.

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There are 1874+ hotels available in Gyeongbokgung. Prices start at $35 USD per night.

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

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

There is no direct connection from Myeongdong to Gyeongbokgung. However, you can take the subway to Chungmuro Station, take the subway to Gyeongbokgung Station, then take the walk to Gyeongbokgung. Alternatively, Seoul Metro operates a vehicle from Myeongdong to Gyeongbokgung 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 Myeongdong Station to Chungmuro Station
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
seoulmetro.co.kr
Subway from Chungmuro Station to Gyeongbokgung Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
seoulmetro.co.kr
Other operators
Uber Seoul
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Myeongdong to Gyeongbokgung
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Signup at
uber.com
ASSIST
$10 - $14
Black
$10 - $14
Trip
$100 - $120
Taxi from Myeongdong to Gyeongbokgung
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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