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BUSES

The Seoul Bus route system is classified in 4 types.
BUS FARE
BUS FARE
Previous System Current Types Standard Transportation Card Cash
Standard
Remarks
Urban type
(Circulation
Type)
Blue Bus
(Main Route)
Green Bus
(Branch Route)
Adults 900won 1,000won  
Teenagers 720won 1,000won
Elementary school
students
450won 450won
Village Bus Green Bus
(Village Bus)
Adults 600won 450won  
Teenagers 480won 550won
Elementary school
students
300won 300won
Seated Bus Red Bus
(Wide area route)
Adults 1,700won 1,800won No transportation
discount is applicable
Teenagers 1,360won 1,800won
Elementary school
students
1,200won 1,200won
AIRPORT SERVICE BUS
CITY AIRPORT LIMOUSIN
KAL Limousine

VILLAGE BUSES

Seocho-gu is currently operating village buses. The buses are managed by a private company under the permission of the district office.

ABOUT DEDICATED BUS LANE

Recently, the government has recognized the poignant increase of vehicles in Seoul area thus introduced the dedicated bus lane in an effort to encourage its citizens to actively use the public transportation.
There are two kinds of dedicated lands; Median Bus Lane and Curb Bus Lane.

The dedicated bus lane is only for buses. A regular passenger car would be given fine if using the dedicated bus lane. The fine is different from each vehicle. Passenger car - 50,000 won, Vans - 60,000 won, a two-wheeled vehicle - 40,000 won

注) 1. Vans: More than 4 tons/Freight or special cars with construction equipment
2. Passenger cars: under 4 tons/Freight cars under 4 tons

TAXIS

Taxi is considered as one of the most comfortable transportations, taking you to the destination you like and on time. There are 4 different types of taxis in Seocho; Regular, large size, brand and midium-sized taxies. While the deluxe taxi fare is a little more higher than the middle-sized taxi, it offers comfortable services. A large size taxi for up to 8 people is also available for groups. The brand taxi operates by call system to run at midnight. The fare is similar to the regular taxis but you just need to pay 1,000 won for the paging fee.

Taxi for Foreign Tourists
DELUXE TAXI
DELUXE TAXI
Color Black body with a yellow cap light.
Service Fare The first 3km is 4,500 won (Basic Rate) according to the reciprocal calculation system of time and distance but 200won is increased on every 164m from then on or additional charge of 200won on every 39 seconds if the taxi is driving under 15 km mph.
MIDIUM-SIZED TAXI
MIDIUM-SIZED TAXI
Color In general, these taxis have silver based body color with white or blue and topped with a cap light.
Service Fare The first 2km is 1,900 won (Basic Rate) according to the reciprocal calculation system of time and distance but there will be additional charge of 100won on every 144m and if it runs under 15㎞ mph, then additional 100 won will be added on every 35 seconds.
In addition, there is 25% surcharge from midnight to 4 AM and another 20% surplus applied as extra charge.
BRAND TAXI

As a part of an effort to promote convenience of taxi usage through Citizens' Call, the Brand Taxi (Corporate taxis) has been established and there are about 3,600 taxis currently in operation. Unlike other private call center, the Brand Taxi has about 3,000 taxis depending on the name of brand in which provides comfortable and faster services.

EXPRESS SUBURB BUS INFORMATION

EXPRESS SUBURB BUS INFORMATION
Category Express Bus Suburb Bus
Seoul Express Bus Terminal Central City Nambu Bus Terminal
Route Pyongtaek, Ahnseong, Chonahn, Onyang (Ahsan), Chongju, Jochiwon, Gongju, Daejeon, Chongsa, Geumsan, Gimchon, Jeomcheon, Sangju, Gumi, (Hwanggan), Daegue, Gyeongju, Pohang, Ulsan, Busan, Yeongchon, Masan, Changwon, Jinju, Tongyeong, Gimhae Yongin, Yichon, Yoju, Wonju, Jaechon, Gangreung, Donghae, Samchuck, Yangyang, Sokcho. Yuseong, Yeonmudae, Jeonju, Yiksan, Gimjae, Gunsan, Namwon, Jeongeup, Gwangju, Yongsanpo (Naju), Bokpo, Soonchon, Yeosu (Yeochon), Yonggwang, Gangjin, Gochang (Heungdeok), Soonchang, Jinahn(Ahnchon), Buan, Jindo, Wando, Haenam, Nokdong (Goheung), Bulgyo(Boseong), Jangheung (yongam) (Hwaijin), Jido (Muan), Hampyong (Munjang), (Jangseong), Damyang, Choongju, Chongju (Mt.Sokrisan), Bukchongju (Chongju Airport), Andong, Yaesan, Hongseong, Boryong (Daechon), Dangjin, Seosan, Taean, Choonchon, Yongju, Yongwol, Chongyang (Jeongsan), Anmyeondo Hwaseong, Osan, Yongin, Pyongtaek, Anseong Route Taean, Seosan, Dangjin and 11 more routes. Eumseong, Jaechon, Danyang and 4 more routes. Iksan, Wanju, Jeonju, Muju, Jansu route Mungyeong, Sangju, Gimchon and 6 more routes Gurae Hamyang, Geochang, Sanchon and 10 more route.
Location 19-4 Banpo-dong 19-3 Banpo-dong 1446-1 Seocho-dong
Contact No. 02 - 535-4151~2 02 - 6282 - 0600 02-521-8550

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