Public Transportation
How to get to the Tower by bus

Things to remember when taking the bus!

The shuttle service travels on a loop from the Namsan Seoultower.

You can take any of the shuttle buses from Dongguk University Station. You won’t have to wait long, and the bus will take you to the Tower quickly!

The Tower is the final stop of all shuttle buses. Hop on, enjoy the view and get off at the final stop.

Choose a Route.
Bus Stops Close to Subway Stations

Chungmuro Station Exit 2 (Daehan Cinema)
- Go straight from the exit to find the bus stop
- Time : 15 minutes

Dongguk University Station Exit 6
- Go the opposite way from the exit towards Janchung Gymnsium. At the crossroads, turn right from the Janchung Park and then go straight.
- Time : 10 minutes

Bus Route

Namsan Seoultower → Namsan Public Library → Seoul Education Research & Information Institute → Seoul Animation Center, Soongeui Women’s College → Teogyero 3-ga, Hanok Village, Korea House → Chunngmuro Exit 2, Daehan Cinema → Teogyero 5-ga, Cheil General Hospital → Ambassador Hotel → Jangchung Gymnasium → Dongguk University Station → National Theater of Korea → Namsan Northern Circuit Entry → Namsan Seoultower

Operating Hours

Every 7~12 minutes, first bus departs 6:30 – last bus departs 22:45

Bus Stops Close to Subway Stations

City Hall Station, Jonggak Station(Jongno 1(il),2(i)-ga), Jongno3(sam)-ga Station, Dongdaemun Station, Dongdaemun History & Culture Park Station, Dongguk University Station

Bus Route

Namsan Seoultower → City Hall → Jongno 1(il)-ga → Jongno 2(i)-ga → Jongno 3(sam)-ga → Dongdaemun → DDP → Dongguk University Station → Namsan Seoultower

Operating Hours

Every 11~13 minutes, first bus departs 6:30 – last bus departs 22:30