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  • Airport Buses

    by pditty Updated Apr 4, 2011

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    The Buses are a great way to get to and around Seoul. The airport line which runs from the Incheon airport is cheap, and a very comfortable ride with incredible scenery on the way into Seoul. They usually run every 15 mins to and from the city, and around the city. Once you are in Seoul, you can catch other lines to see other parts of the city. The airport line takes you past some beautiful palaces in Seoul, well worth taking a look at.

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  • Airport limo to seoul

    by JDwernychuk Updated Apr 4, 2011

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    In oder to get to the city of seoul you will have to jump on too a airport limo. It's the only way to get to seoul ( besides a taxi, that would end up costing alot more ). You can find the ticket booth at the airport for the bus. You will find them realy helpful. It's about 7000 Won one way.

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    Bus to or from downtown Seoul

    by KevinMichael Updated Apr 4, 2011

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    Inside a bus on our way to  Incheon Airport

    From the Incheon International Airport it's easy and convenient to catch a bus to downtown Seoul. It seems that this may be a better option than going by taxi. The buses are somewhat inexpensive and also extremely comfortable with wide spaceous seating and easy to fall asleep in.

    They also have curtains that can be pulled over the windows so as to minimize the incoming sunlight (making a nap all the more easier). No smoking is permitted on the buses (Good!).

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    Bus

    by limledi Updated Apr 4, 2011

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    Buses are aplenty in Seoul. This can be intimidating if you can't speak their language. Not all drivers can speak English. Better tell the driver of where you're getting off. We took a bus going to Everland. Destinations will be announced in English. Bus stops directly in Everland & Sadang Subway Station wherein you can take the bus to the park.

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    Use the Airport Limousine bus,...

    by asantetravel Written Sep 8, 2002

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    Use the Airport Limousine bus, the ride into Seoul was about 45 minutes and only cost 5,500 won (can pay using your passcard). The bus stops at major intersections all over Seoul. Your best bet is to stop at the info desk where you can get the passcard. Tell them where you want to stay and they'll give you the bus stop close to your accommodations. KAL Limousine is more expensive stops at major hotels.

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    City Air Terminal

    by Erkmen Updated Apr 4, 2011

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    After over an hours drive from the airport, we have reached to the City Air terminal. City air terminal is located behind the Hyundai department store and coex shopping center, just in the middle of "Yeongdong- Jasmil" area, which is the new city center of Seoul.. In this area many big buildings, big companies and major hotels are located.

    When you reached to the City air terminal, just in front you can see the information desk. Many hotels do have a pcik up service from the terminal, so just contact with the information desk. They phone to your hotel and arrange the pick up service for you. In our case, our hotel has offered a free taxi and we get a coupon from the information desk and pass it to the taxi driver.. Just in 10 minutes we were at the hotel free of charge..

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    Express Bus Terminal

    by jckim Updated Apr 4, 2011

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    Seoul express bus terminal is convenience
    and fast way to intercity in Korea.

    Gyeong-Bu Lines( South-East region )
    Pyeongtaek. Anseong.Cheonan
    Asan. Cheongju. Jochiwon
    Cheungju.Geumi.Gongju.Daegu
    Gumsan.Geamcheun.Pohang
    Ulsan.Sangju
    Yeongcheon.Gyeongju.Daejeon

    Gu-Ma Lines( South-West region )
    Masan. Changwon. Jinju.
    Tongyeong. Ginhae

    Young-Dong Lines ( East region )
    yongin, Samcheok, Yangyang. Echeon. Sokcho. Donghae. Yeoju. Jecheon.
    Gangrung
    Bus service:
    Express Bus every 30min departure
    Luxury Express Bus every 1hr departure
    Location:
    Subway 3 line ( exit gate 2 ) 7 line

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    From Incheon airport

    by salisbury3933 Updated Apr 4, 2011

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    There are plenty of buses going into town, ranging from 7000 to 10000 won. Just tell the people at the information desk where you're looking to go to, and they'll give you the number of the bus you need to get on. Easy.

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    Limousione - Airport Bus

    by darthmilmo Written Mar 21, 2004

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    Chang-deokgung Palace and Huwon (Secret Gardens)

    The limousine bus is an excellent way to get to and from the airport. For less then $10 USD you get a ride into the city, where they can drop you off on several stops, most of which are near a subway stop.

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    Traveling from Incheon Airport to Seoul

    by anna_batungbakal Updated Jul 4, 2007

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    It is highly advisable to take bus instead of taxi (subway is still under construction) from Incheon Airport to Seoul. Taking taxi will cost you around 120,000WON (120USD) while bus fare is only 12,000 WON - yes, ten times cheaper! Unless of course you're on a business trip and travel budget is out of the question.

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    buses to and from airport

    by seoulgirl Updated Apr 4, 2011

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    From Inchon you can take a bus to Seoul for 12,000 won, 12$. They drop you off at well known hotels. Go outside the airport and find a booth and tell them what hotel you need to go to. You can at least get into the city and then get a cab to where you need to go. A taxi costs 45-50$ to get to Seoul.

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    Fares can be paid with either...

    by kgurl Written Aug 25, 2002

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    Fares can be paid with either cash, or a bus card as you board. To stop the bus at your destination, push one of the stop buttons located along the length of the bus.

    There are three kinds of urban buses running in Seoul City: City, City Express and Deluxe Express. The City Express Buses are referred to as 'chwasok' and are more comfortable than City Buses. City Buses are referred to as 'ilban' bus. These are numbered according to their specific routing. Since destinations are written only in Korean (Hangul), it is best to know your bus routing and number in advance. You may get assistance from your hotel front desk to find out where the bus stops are and which number you need to take.

    And there is one more kind of bus called 'Maeul Bus' that is a kind of a shuttle bus. It is run with a short-distance service course in the residential area that doesn't have a convenient transportation including a subway or a bus. Usually these buses are smaller and cheaper than the normal buses. Since the transportation card is not available for these Maeul buses yet, bus fares have to be paid in cash.

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    Dong Seoul Bus Terminal

    by victorwkf Updated Apr 4, 2011
    Dong Seoul Bus Terminal, Seoul, South Korea
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    Besides the Seoul Express Bus Terminal located at the south of the Hangang river, the Dong Seoul Bus Terminal is another very big bus terminal in Seoul where you can find buses travelling to other parts of South Korea (especially the central regions of the country).

    The Dong Seoul Bus Terminal is located in the north-eastern part of the city near to the Hangang River. It is very crowded with lots of shops, eateries etc. In Nov 2008, I took a bus from here to Danyang town (see my VT Tanyang page) to visit Sobaeksan National Park (see my VT Sobaek-sanmaek page). There are also frequent buses from here to the Incheon Airport and Gimpo Airport.

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    Cheaper mode of transport from Incheon

    by nusabali Updated Apr 4, 2011

    A cheaper mode of transport from Incheon to town is to take the airport bus that runs at an interval of 10-15minutes. The expensive KAL bus runs directly to the major hotels. Cost krw14,000 per person . When buying the tickets you can check if they stop at your hotel or ask for the nearest stop.
    Another alternative bus which runs through the city cost krw9000 and may take about 1 and a half hours to Myeong Dong. There is a bus top just in front of the Ibis and tickets to the airport can be purchase from the conceirge.

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    From the airport to the city

    by Erkmen Updated Apr 4, 2011

    When you reached to Incheon airport, the easiest way to get to the city centre is to get on the Limousine bus services, which is going directly to "City air terminal" to the city centre. The travel cost 13,000 wong and the ticket can be purchased just next to bus stop..

    We just get out from the first gate and saw the bus in front of us... and next to it the ticket desk..

    The buses are called limousine bus, due to their comfort.. There are only 3 seats in one row and seats are very comfortable..The bus can take up to 28 person..

    While we were there the work for train line was on progress and suppose in a couple of months, train connection to the airport could be possible..

    The road from Incheon to the city centre takes around from one hour to 1,5 hours, depending to the traffic.. The airport is 52kmfrom the city centre and the road was connected with many nice bridges..

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