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Seoul Station

서울역

  • +82-2-1544-7788, +82-2-1588-7788
  • www.arex.or.kr
378, Cheongpa-ro, Yongsan-gu, Seoul (서울특별시 용산구 한강대로 405)

Seoul Station is the gateway to Seoul, the capital city of Republic of Korea. It is a terminus for all of the Gyeongbu line (Seoul-Busan) KTX (Korea Train Express) trains as well as Saemaul, Mugunghwa and Nooriro (eco-friendly electric train) trains. It is also connected to Incheon International Airport by AREX (Airport Express).

Seoul Station has the highest number of passengers in Korea, with a daily average of 100,000 passengers going in and out of the train station complex, which includes the new building completed in 2003. Moreover, the nearby Galleria Department Store and Lotte Mart Discount Store add to the station's attraction.

Utilization information

・Assistance for Foreigners : +82-1599-7777

・Information : • 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-2-3149-2522, +82-2-3149-2530, +82-2-1544-7788, +82-2-1588-7788

・Operating Hours : * Seoul Railway Station Tourist Information Center: 05:00-23:30
* Korail Customer Center: 06:00-24:00 (ARS available 24 hours)

・Credit Cards : able

Access

Seoul Station Station (Subway Line 1, 4 & Airport Railroad), Exit 1.

378, Cheongpa-ro, Yongsan-gu, Seoul


Traffic information

  • Subway Line A Seoul (서울)- 172m
  • Subway Line 1 Seoul (서울)- 172m
  • Subway Line 4 Seoul (서울)- 172m
  • Subway Line K (서울(경의중앙선))- 273.5m

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