Incheon is part of the Northeast Asia hub to connect to any cities around the world. Songdo is 30 km away from the Incheon airport and 50 km away from Seoul Gangnam district. Overseas delegates can reach the conference venue, Songdo ConvensiA within 30 minutes from the Incheon International Airport (ICN) through Incheon Bridge (picture above), which is known as the fifth longest bridge in the world. Also, Incheon has an easy accessibility to any places in Korea, conveniently using public transportation such as subway, bus, or express train.
How to get to Songdo District from Incheon Airport
- Take a train, Airport Railroad Express (AREX) and transfer to Incheon Line #1 at “Gyeyang” station. Get off at “Incheon National University” station and go out to Exit #4 and 5 minutes’ walk to Songdo Convensia. Duration is 100 minutes. Fare is KRW4,650 (US$4), Download the Seoul & Incheon Subway Map or click the Seoul Metro Cyber Station.
Taxi is the fastest way to reach Songdo district. It takes about 30 minutes to drive directly across the Incheon Bridge. Taxi fares are different from regular taxi (KRW35,000 ≈ US$30), deluxe taxi (KRW45,000 ≈ US$40), or call van (KRW70,000 ≈ US$62) below. Express tolls or 20% night surcharge (24:00-04:00) may be added to the fare. Taxi stops for Incheon bound are # 5C, 6C, 6D or 4C on the 1st floor of Terminal 1, and 3D, 3C, or 5D on the 1st floor of Terminal 2. Visit the airport taxi information.
Airport Local Bus
- Take a local bus #303, #303-1, or #330 at bus stop #13 or #2 on the 3rd floor of Terminal 1, or bus stop #1 or #8 on the 1st floor of Terminal 2. Drop off at Songdo district. Duration is 80 minutes. Bus fare is KRW2,400 (US$2). It operates every 20 minutes from 6 am to 9 pm. For more information, visit the airport website.
Transportation Card, T-Money
- If you plan to travel to Incheon, Seoul or any metropolitan cities in Korea, T-money can be useful to take subway, bus, or taxi, just touching it for boarding. You can get the T-money card from a ticket vending inside subway stations or convenience stores. Travelers can reload and refund the card from the vending machine. Don’t forget that you must tap your card when boarding and getting off buses or entering and exiting subway stations. For transportation cards and fare details, visit the transportation card information.