How to Go to Nami Island: By Subway

This post only covers transportation by subway and train to Nami Island.
There's another faster way now, by ITX train to Nami Island here.

More saving going through this route to Nami Island and another alternative if you couldn't get the shuttle bus from Tapgol Park.


Now, you need to take the train from Sangbong Station (Line 7 / Gyeongchun line / Jungang Line) to Gapyeong Station, Gyeongchun line (the nearest station to Nami Island).

1. Seoul Station to Gapyeong Station



Duration: 1 hour 44 minutes, 64.2km
Stop: 23 stations
T Money: 1,800 won
Cash: 1,900 won
Transfer: Hoegi Station, Line 1 and Sangbong Station (Jungang Line)
Route: Seoul Station, Line 1 --> Hoegi Station, Line 1 --> Sangbong Station (Jungang Line) -->Gapyeong Station (Gyeongchun Line)


2. Myeongdong Station to Gapyeong Station




Duration: 1 hour 42 minutes, 63.4km
Stop: 20 stations
T Money: 1,800 won
Cash: 1,900 won
Transfer: Dongdaemun History and Culture Park Station, Line 4, Wangshimni Station, Line 2 and Sangbong Station (Jungang Line)
Route: Myeongdong Station, Line 4--> Dongdaemun History and Culture Park Station, Line 4 --> Wangshimni Station, Line 2 --> Sangbong Station (Jungang Line) -->Gapyeong Station (Gyeongchun Line)

3. Anguk Station to Gapyeong Station


Duration: 1 hour 46 minutes, 62.3km
Stop: 21 stations
T Money: 1,800 won
Cash: 1,900 won
Transfer: Jongno-3-ga Station, Line 3, Hoegi Station, Line 1 and Sangbong Station (Jungang Line)
Route: Anguk Station, Line 3--> Jongno-3-ga Station, Line 3 --> Hoegi Station, Line 1 --> Sangbong Station (Jungang Line) -->Gapyeong Station (Gyeongchun Line)

4. Daehak-ro - Hyehwa Station to Gapyeong Station



Duration: 1 hour 43 minutes, 61.1km
Stop: 19 stations
T Money: 1,800 won
Cash: 1,900 won
Transfer: Dongdaemun Station, Line 4, Hoegi Station, Line 1 and Sangbong Station (Jungang Line)
Route: Hyehwa Station, Line 4--> Dongdaemun Station, Line 4 --> Hoegi Station, Line 1 --> Sangbong Station (Jungang Line) -->Gapyeong Station (Gyeongchun Line)

5. Gangnam Station to Gapyeong Station


Duration: 1 hour 50 minutes, 70.8km
Stop: 23 stations
T Money: 1,900 won
Cash: 2,000 won
Transfer: Konkuuk University Station, Line 7 and Sangbong Station (Jungang Line)
Route: Gangnam Station, Line 2--> Konkuk University Station, Line 7 --> Sangbong Station (Jungang Line) -->Gapyeong Station (Gyeongchun Line)

6. Hongdae / Hongik Station to Gapyeong Station




Duration: 1 hour 53 minutes, 69.4km
Stop: 27 stations
T Money: 1,800 won
Cash: 1,900 won
Transfer: Wangshimni Station, Line 2 and Sangbong Station (Jungang Line)
Route: Hongdae Station, Line 2--> Wangshimni Station, Line 2 --> Sangbong Station (Jungang Line) -->Gapyeong Station (Gyeongchun Line)

Total cost = 20,000 won
Subway/Train 2,000 won x 2 = 4,000 won
Taxi 4,000 won x 2 = 8,000 won (can split the fare with other members if going more than 1 person)
Ferry and Nami Island Admission = 8,000 won

By shuttle bus = 21,000 won

Not much difference if going alone though. I would rather take the bus. Less transit and less stress. ^^

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