How to Navigate the Seoul Subway

The Seoul subway system is one of the longest metro systems in the world. At first glance, a map of the subway lines can be quite intimidating. On the contrary, Seoul's subway system is incredibly easy to navigate. This, along with its cleanliness, punctuality, technological advancements, and other great features, makes riding the subway very easy and convenient.

If you don't know a thing about Seoul's metro rail system, or just want some free entertainment, take a few minutes to watch the video below.

There is already a lot of good information on the web about Seoul's subway system and how to use it. There is no reason to repeat that information here. Instead, it is best to merely point you in the right direction on where that information can be found.

There are two good interactive maps that are easy to use and will give you directions from one subway station to another:

Seoul Metro Rapid Transit Corporation

Explore Metro (Seoul)

For those times when you're on the go, it is convenient to have an app on your iPhone. Especially a free, English, and easy-to-use app.

To get more information, make your way over to Visit Korea. It should be able to answer many of your questions.

Posted June 11, 2015