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    Subway is the most important...

    by kgurl Written Aug 25, 2002

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    Subway is the most important means of transportation in Seoul. The subway in Seoul was inaugurated on August 15, 1974, for the 7.8km section between Seoul Station and Cheongnyangni Station.

    Currently, the Seoul subway system is made up of Lines 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, and 8. Eight subway lines and a surface line of the government-run Korean National Railroad (KNR) merging with them serve Seoulites and visitors most effectively. Colored differently between lines, Seoul subway lines link the farthest parts of Seoul and its satellite cities and cross each other at various transferable stations, marked by the symbol.

    In general, subway trains operate at intervals of 2.5 to 3 minutes during the morning and evening rush hours, and at intervals of 4 to 6 minutes during the non-rush hours.

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    It is always crowded with many...

    by Sarah97 Written Aug 24, 2002

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    It is always crowded with many people and many cars. So, subway is the best way not to waste time on the road.
    However if you are planning to ride on the subway, it will be better to avoid rush hours. It is really crowded and you wouldn't feel good about being jammed in the train -_-;.

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    From Subway to Subway

    by jckim Updated Apr 4, 2011

    Easy,Clean,Fast, and Cheap price of transfortation in Seoul.
    Total 8 Lines 286.9km operation to ground and undergraound of Seoul.

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    SUBWAY MAP

    by kiwigal_1 Updated Aug 26, 2004

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    Seoul Subway

    This is a map of Seoul's extensive subway. It is best to view this by clicking on the picture to enlarge it.

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    subway...

    by HyperMKIV Written Apr 28, 2004

    the subway is great...always on time and runs late too!!! inexpensive and you can pretty much get to anywhere in seoul you need to go...

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