Learn More About Seoul Railway Station

Address:
405 Hangang-daero, Bongnaedong 2(i)-ga, Yongsan-gu, , Seoul, South Korea

One of the most significant train stations in Korea, Seoul station is the starting point of all regional railway routes connecting the most popular travel destinations. Serving around 100 000 passengers a day, this station is famous for being the busiest train hub in the entire country! The glass-covered complex has everything you need for a comfortable journey, including restrooms, parking lot, ticket office, help center, as well as various restaurants and cafes. If you are already planning your South Korea getaway, you should also know that Seoul railway station is the primary terminus for the KTX trains, the fastest trains operating on the Korean railways.

How do I get from Seoul airport to city centre?

Looking for the best way to reach the Incheon International Airport from Seoul train station or vice versa? Below, you can find a detailed video-guide, explaining the peculiarities of getting to the station using the local train service.

F.A.Q.

 

Getting Around the Seoul Railway Station

 

Where is Seoul station located?

The major train junction of South Korea's capital is set right in the center of the city. If you are wondering how to get to Seoul station, you can easily reach it using local public transport, including metro (Lines 1 and 4).

What line is Seoul Station on?

Seoul central station is the starting point of all railway routes in South Korea, featuring Gyeongbu Line, which connects the capital with other major hubs of the country like Busan, Daejeon, and Singyeongju. What is more, the station receives trains of subway Lines 1 and 4 as well as AREX (Airport Express) that connects Seoul station to the Incheon airport.

Where does the KTX leave from in Seoul?

As we mentioned above, the famous KTX high-speed trains depart from Seoul central train station and link the capital with such cities like Busan, Daegu, Daejeon, and Gyeongju.

How do I get from Seoul to Busan by train?

Without a doubt, the most time-saving way to get to Busan from South Korea’s capital is taking a KTX high-speed train. Running with a maximum speed of 300 kph (190 mph), a well-equipped KTX train will take you to the final destination in less than 3 hours!

How much is the train ticket from Seoul to Busan?

Depending on the chosen date of travel and the preferable type of train, you can count on different prices. Generally, prices for tickets from Seoul to Busan start from 35 USD per person.

What time does the train stop running in Seoul?

Trains in Seoul start running from around 5:30 am and operate non-stop until midnight.

Are there any lockers at Seoul station?

As for Seoul station luggage storage, you can drop your bags in one of the self-service lockers located right at the station.

 

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