Ever wonder how to get from Seoul Station to Suwon? It’s simple, quick, and affordable for any budget by either Subway Line 1, Nooriro Train, or by KTX.
By Subway Line 1
Take Subway Line 1, in the direction of Sinchang, to Suwon Station.
Line 1 trains may go to different locations, so be aware that you might need to change trains. If you are unsure, look on the side of the train and it will show its destination in Korean and then English. You want to be on a train that has a destination towards Suwon or Sinchang.
This option is quite slow, taking about one hour, but is the most economical.
By Nooriro Train
A much better option for getting to Suwon is to take the Nooriro train. It takes about 34 minutes and cost 2,700 won. Other departures take a few minutes more. The ride is much more comfortable than taking the subway and you can travel non stop from Seoul Station to Suwon Station.
Nooriro Fares Between Seoul And Suwon
Adult Standard Class : 2,700 won
Child Standard Class : 1,300 won
The fastest and most expensive way to get to Suwon from Seoul is by KTX. KTX trains stop in Suwon on the way to Busan. Travel time from Seoul Station to Suwon Station is as fast as 25 minutes while other departures are a few minutes slower.
KTX Fares Between Seoul And Suwon
Adult 1st Class : 13,200 won
Child 1st Class : 9,000 won
Adult Standard Class : 8,400 won
Child Standard Class : 4,200 won