There are 5 ways to get from Seoul Station to Dongdaemun Market by subway, bus, taxi, towncar or foot

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Recommended option

Line 1 subway  •  12 min

  1. Take the line 1 subway from Seoul Station to Jongno 5-ga Station 1

₩1,250 - ₩1,400

Cheapest option

Bus  •  29 min

  1. Take the bus from Seoul Station Transfer Center to Chungsindong Green Circulating Bus No. 1

₩700

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  4 min

  1. Take a taxi from Seoul Station to Dongdaemun Market 4.8 km

₩7,500 - ₩9,000

Uber  •  4 min

  1. Take an Uber from Seoul Station to Dongdaemun Market 4.8 km

₩11,000 - ₩15,000

Walk  •  52 min

  1. Walk from Seoul Station to Dongdaemun Market 4.4 km

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Seoul Station to Dongdaemun Market is to bus which costs ₩700 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Seoul Station to Dongdaemun Market is to taxi which costs ₩7,500 - ₩9,000 and takes 4 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Seoul Station Transfer Center station and arriving at Chungsindong. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Seoul Station station and arriving at Jongno 5-ga Station station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

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The distance between Seoul Station and Dongdaemun Market is 4 km.

The best way to get from Seoul Station to Dongdaemun Market without a car is to line 1 subway which takes 12 min and costs ₩1,250 - ₩1,400.

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The line 1 subway from Seoul Station to Jongno 5-ga Station takes 9 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Seoul Station to Dongdaemun Market bus services, operated by Seoul Green Circulating Bus, depart from Seoul Station Transfer Center.

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Seoul Station to Dongdaemun Market train services, operated by Seoul Metro, depart from Seoul Station.

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Seoul Station to Dongdaemun Market bus services, operated by Seoul Green Circulating Bus, arrive at Chungsindong station.

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Map of how to get from Seoul Station to Dongdaemun Market.
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  • Distance: 3.5 km
  • Duration: 12 min

What companies run services between Seoul Station, South Korea and Dongdaemun Market, South Korea?

Seoul Metro operates a vehicle from Seoul Station to Jongno 5-ga Station every 30 minutes. Tickets cost ₩1,250 - ₩1,400 and the journey takes 9 min. Alternatively, Seoul Green Circulating Bus operates a bus from Seoul Station Transfer Center to Chungsindong every 20 minutes. Tickets cost ₩700 and the journey takes 23 min.

Train operators
Seoul Metro
Phone
(+82) 1577-5678
Website
seoulmetro.co.kr
Subway from Seoul Station to Jongno 5-ga Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₩1,250 - ₩1,400
Schedules at
seoulmetro.co.kr
Bus operators
Seoul Green Circulating Bus
Bus from Seoul Station Transfer Center to Chungsindong
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
₩700
Schedules at
english.visitkorea.or.kr
Other operators
Uber Seoul
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Seoul Station to Dongdaemun Market
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
₩11,000 - ₩15,000
Signup at
uber.com
International Taxi
₩11,000 - ₩15,000
Trip
₩120,000 - ₩150,000
ASSIST
₩16,000 - ₩21,000
Black
₩16,000 - ₩21,000
Taxi from Seoul Station to Dongdaemun Market
Ave. Duration
4 min
Estimated price
₩7,500 - ₩9,000
Kakao taxi
Website
kakaocorp.com
International Taxi
Phone
+82 1644 2255
Website
intltaxi.co.kr

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Seoul Station to Dongdaemun Market train services, operated by Seoul Metro, arrive at Jongno 5-ga Station.

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There are 1761+ hotels available in Dongdaemun Market. Prices start at ₩112,500 per night.

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