There are 4 ways to get from Seoul (Station) to Gwanghwamun Station by subway, train, taxi or foot

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Recommended option

Line 1 subway  •  12 min

  1. Take the line 1 subway from Seoul Station to Jonggak Station 1

$1 - $2

3 alternative options

Train, line 5 subway  •  18 min

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

$2 - $3

Taxi  •  3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Seoul (Station) to Gwanghwamun Station 1.6 miles

$5 - $6

Walk  •  28 min

  1. Walk from Seoul (Station) to Gwanghwamun Station 1.5 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Seoul (Station) to Gwanghwamun Station is to line 1 subway which costs ₩1,200 - ₩1,350 and takes 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Seoul (Station) to Gwanghwamun Station is to taxi which costs ₩5,500 - ₩7,000 and takes 3 min.

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The distance between Seoul (Station) and Gwanghwamun Station is 2 km.

The best way to get from Seoul (Station) to Gwanghwamun Station without a car is to line 1 subway which takes 12 min and costs ₩1,200 - ₩1,350.

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The line 1 subway from Seoul Station to Jonggak Station takes 4 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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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 Seoul (Station) to Gwanghwamun Station.
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  • Distance: 1.2 miles
  • Duration: 12 min

What companies run services between Seoul (Station), South Korea and Gwanghwamun Station, South Korea?

Seoul Metro operates a vehicle from Seoul (Station) to Gwanghwamun Station every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 4 min.

Train operators
Seoul Metro
Phone
(+82) 1577-5678
Website
smrt.co.kr
Subway from Seoul Station to Jonggak Station
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 30 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
AREX
Phone
+82 1599-7788
Website
arex.or.kr
Train from Seoul Station to Gongdeok
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
arex.or.kr
Other operators
Taxi from Seoul (Station) to Gwanghwamun Station
Ave. Duration
3 min
Estimated price
$5 - $6
International Taxi
Phone
+82 1644 2255
Website
intltaxi.co.kr
Kakao taxi
Website
kakao.com

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