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Reviewed yesterday

Despite the complaints, Seoul Metro is world class! It is cheap and you can literally go almost everywhere. The cars are well ventilated and clean. Plus, the A/C is good. Just make sure that you avoid rush hours. You can get squished. With "Hwanseung" (transfer),...More

Thank Pureum K
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Seoul is well connected with the Metro At first I thought it won’t be possible to travel with the metro following the Korean instructions but then I learned the trick of buying the tickets then it was the best option to travel ANYWHERE in Seoul...More

Thank Manal A
Reviewed 3 days ago

Seoul is so huge that in order to relocate you will have to use Seoul metro. It is so convenient as there's an application you can/have to download from Play market and viola you know exactly how to use this huge net of metro. The...More

Thank AytanSh
Reviewed 3 days ago

Easiest, fastest, and efficients way to move around the Seoul City. More easy if you use T-Money card. Many tourist attraction near the train station. Read the signage & you will be ok. Ride with no worries about traffic jammed & enjoy your visit there...More

Thank Mila M
Reviewed 3 days ago

It was very easy to find and you can download its app to see the routes and that is all. We did not have any problem using it, and even if you need help, then you can ask Koreans as they are very friendly and...More

Thank rmz123
Reviewed 4 days ago

I never ever seen such a nice and convenient way of transportation in so cheap rate. It has access to each and every corner of SEOUL CITY. Once you are used to metro's you can go any were in Seoul no guide is required. APPRECIATE...More

Thank Shijithlal R
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great system, easy to use, staff at stations too very helpful. And lots of shopping and restaurants in the system

Thank Umesh M
Reviewed 4 days ago

The system is safe and easy to use apart from the ticketing system which is over complicated where you have to buy a ticket and have to insert it into a machine at the end of your journey to get a partial refund on your...More

Thank Jim Q
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Metro station exits are somehow confusing especially if you can’t exit a certain line from a certain exit. Not always friendly to travel with luggage or elevator hard to find. Stop names aren’t well visible in the metro. Staff did not speak English well.

Thank Cindy V
Reviewed 6 days ago

For a tourist they are not so easy... we had a guide with us so it was no problems. They are fast, clean, so just go on it.

Thank ulrich s
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Angel L
14 June 2018|
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Response from William T | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is, also you csn choose a tourist csrd that may be bring some bennefits such as discounts at shopping malls and others
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jeineria09
22 May 2018|
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Response from Stella H | Reviewed this property |
Yes definitely. You can use the T-money card to spend at convenient store too.
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Delcj
21 May 2018|
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Response from Madeline_Yong | Reviewed this property |
Just use T-money.
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