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Reviewed today via mobile

Reasonably easy to buy tickets and get refunds and work out which line to get, even for English speakers. Definitely worth doing to get more embedded into Seoul

Thank Peter G
Reviewed today

Once you get the hang of it the Metro is so easy to use. Koreans really helpful and willing. Air conditioned trains a treat.

Thank secretary369
Reviewed yesterday

So easy to navigate and get around Seoul on the Metro (and cheap!). The Metro card is easy to buy from a vending machine and you can top it up at any CU, GS25 or other convenience store which are found everywhere and pretty much...More

Thank 545naomiv
Reviewed yesterday

You can choose to buy a single trip ticket at the machine or get the T-money, either available at convenience store, machines or at the counter at airport terminal station. Topping up the card is fuss free too, you can choose from English or chinese...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The metro is convenient and price is normal. Just that sometimes may be too many people. Recommended to use

Thank Mohamed Noh I
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I downloaded the “KakaoMetro” ap and it made travelling by subway simple. You can even set a prompt to let you know when you are arriving at your station. Even though there is a call out on the train in several languages including English -...More

Thank Vansportsfan
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The Seoul subway is extensive and easy to travel on. Ticket machines have an English menu and the Station names are also in English too. Give it a go!

Thank Roger M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

They have an extensive train system. This is the way to travel around the city. It is fast, clean, safe and convenient. They have English and Chinese signages so tourists will not get lost.

Thank maila_ani
Reviewed 2 days ago

so so easy to navigate i was a bit scared at first as i wasn't sure if it was going to be easy to navigate but it was more than easy always on time and very very clean :)

Thank FayeLG97
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

There are English signs like station names send directions on each station, it's pretty clear where to navigate. Also there are free toilets on stations and convenient stores. The only problem for me was more stairs less escalators. And the transfer between the lines is...More

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Angel L
June 14, 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
May 22, 2018|
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Response from StellaH658 | Reviewed this property |
Yes definitely. You can use the T-money card to spend at convenient store too.
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Delcj
May 21, 2018|
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Response from Madeline_Yong | Reviewed this property |
Just use T-money.
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