Bus from Incheon Airport to High 1 Resort, Jeongseon-gun, Gangwon-do

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With the arrival of November, ski and snowboarding season is going to start very soon in Korea. As the highest ski and snowboarding resort in Korea, High 1 offers the purest and thickest natural snow on its slopes for the best skiing and snowboarding experience for beginners and expert alike. Here is only one problem, High 1 Resort is located in Sabuk-eup, Jeongseon-gun, Gangwon-do, which is 4 hours of drive from Incheon Airport.

Bus from Incheon Airport to High1 Resort in Jeongseon-gun, Gangwon-do

Fortunately, there is a bus that you can take to go from Incheon Airport to High1 Resort in Jeongseon-gun, Gangwon-do.
  • Taebaek Bus - Take the Taebaek Bus at Incheon Airport to Shigohan Terminal (Gohan Station) near High1 Resort. Then take the High1 Free Shuttle bus from Gohan Station to High1 Resort. (Bus Ticket Fare: KRW36,900 = approx. USD$32).

Bus Schedule for Taebaek Bus from Incheon Airport to SinGohan Terminal and then High1 Resort

There are four Taebaek buses from departing from Incheon International Airport everyday from 1st Floor Arrival Terminal, at Bus Stop 9C. The departure time of Taebaek Bus at Incheon Airport is as below:
Bus Depature: 9:30am (arriving at SinGohan Terminal at about 2:00pm)
Bus Depature: 1:30pm (arriving at SinGohan Terminal at about 6:00pm)
Bus Depature: 3:30pm (arriving at SinGohan Terminal at about 8:00pm)
Bus Depature: 7:30pm (arriving at SinGohan Terminal at about 1:00am)
Note that the bus trip from Incheon Airport will take about 4 to 4.5 hours. The one way bus ticket fare is 36,900won and can be bought at the bus ticket counter in the Incheon Airport arrival hall.  On its way to SinGohan Terminal (Gohan Station),
Taebaek Bus will stop at Gimpo Airport, Jecheon, Youngwol. After Gohan Station, this bus will go to its final destination which is Taebaek.
Upon arriving at SinGohan Terminal (Gohan Station), you just need to take the free shuttle bus to High1 Resort. The free shuttle bus (Northbound) will stop at various part of High1 Resort including Valley Condo, Hill Condo, Hotel Casino Convention, Eondeok Parking Lot, Mountain Condo F and Mountain Ski House, The free shuttle bus (Southbound) from Gohan Station will stop at High1 Casino Convention Entrance and High1 Hotel.
If you are staying at High1 Hotel, just take the Southbound free shuttle bus from Gohan Station to the hotel. The journey is only about 10 minutes. Don't worry about having to wait for the bus because there will be one free shuttle bus departing from Gohan Station every 2 minutes to 5 minutes. This free shuttle bus between Gohan Station and the hotel operates from 6am in the morning to 1am after midnight.

How to Take Bus from Incheon Airport to High1 Resort?

In summary, just take the Taebaek Bus at Incheon Airport to Gohan Station (Singohan Terminal). The bus trip will cost 39,600Won and take about 4 hours. Upon arrival at Gohan Station, you can take the free shuttle bus operated by High1 Resort to go to High1 Hotel or other destination in the resort, including Mountain Ski House and the Casino. Even though the total trip time could take up to 4.5 hours, it is worth it when you arrive at the beautiful High1 Resort from Incheon Airport. The skiing and snowboarding experience here is regarded as by many Koreans as the best in the country. While other resorts nearer to Seoul which are lower in altitude rely on man-made snow, High1 Resort enjoy thick natural snow on the slopes, which reduces the chance of injury. Furthermore, you can also take the same Taebaek Bus from Gohan Station to Incheon Airport after enjoying your skiing and snowboarding holiday in High1 Resort. If you want to return to Seoul instead of Incheon Airport after your stay at High1 Resort, there are also buses going from High1 Resort in Jeongseon-gun, Gangwon-do to Seoul instead of Incheon Airport.



Taxi from Incheon Airport to Hongdae (Hongik University Station)

Taking taxi from Incheon International Airport to Hongdae (Hongik University Station) is not as expensive as going to Seoul downtown because Hongdae is actually nearer to Incheon.

Taxi Fare from Incheon Airport to Hongdae

If you are taking a regular taxi at Inchoen Airport, the taxi fare or price to Hongdae is approximately KRW55,000 (KRW= Korea Won) for a flat rate medium taxi based on the information from Incheon Airport website. A regular taxi in Korea can take up to four passengers. If you are travelling in group of four, the average charge per person is less than KRW14,000. 

Where to take taxi at Incheon Airport to go to Hongdae

After arriving at Incheon Airport and cleared border check and baggage collection, just proceed to the taxi stand outside the passenger terminal, which is located just opposite Gate 6, at Taxi Stand 6C
[CLICK TO ENLARGE] Taxi Stand 6C outside Passenger Terminal of Incheon International Airport

Bus 6002 vs All-Stop-Train vs Taxi from Incheon Airport to Hongdae

If you take Bus 6002 from Incheon Airport to go to Hongdae (Hongik University Station), it will cost you only KRW10,000. The time taken is about 50 minutes. Taxi is slightly faster than bus because it does not have to stop at bus stops and can take you to the door step of your destination. The All-Stop-Train from Incheon Airport is the cheapest because the train ticket from Incheon Airport to Hongdae is only KRW4,050 and the time is also slightly faster or similar compared to bus and taxi. However, if you do not stay at hotels near Hongik University Station at Hongdae such as  Hongdae Housetay Guesthouse 2 or Orange Guesthouse Hongdae or going to Hongik University, Hongik University Street, then you may need to walk or take taxi to your final destination after arriving at Hongdae from Incheon via bus or train. So taxi is still be most convenient way to go to Hongdae from Incheon Airport if you have a lot of baggages or are travelling with young children or elderly family members.

Taxi Fare from Incheon International Airport to Gangnam -gu

If taking bus is too complicated for you or doesn't go near your destination, then hiring a taxi from Incheon Airport to Gangnam is a practical and convenient option.

Taxi Price / Fare from Incheon Airport to Gangnam

The main concern about taking taxi to Gangnam is the taxi fare. For a one way trip from Incheon International Airport to Gangnam, the taxi fare or price is approximately 75,000Won to 95,000Won. Additionally, taxi passengers may also have to pay 8000Won Toll for Incheon Bridge tollgate fee (not included in taxi fare). If you take a taxi after 12:00 midnight to 4:00am, there is an additional midnight surcharge of 20% for regular taxi fare. 
If you have four people in a group, the price for taking taxi to Gangnam-gu is only slightly more expensive than bus because the bus ticket could easily cost KRW15,000 per person. Furthermore, taxi can take you directly from Incheon Airport to the door step of your hotel or destination in Gangnam. Most taxi from Airport are equipped with GPS which can find destination based on name or phone number. Therefore, you can give your hotel name to the dirver (e.g. Aloft Gangnam, Novotel Gangnam, Best Western Gangnam), or just give them the phone number of the hotel.
Most taxi in Seoul are equipped with credit card and T-Money card charging machine. Therefore, you don't have to worry about changing your money to Won until you get to downtown Seoul. 

Taxi from Gangnam-gu to Incheon International Airport 

The taxi fare for return direction to Incheon International Airport from Gangnam is similar, which is about KRW75,000 to KRW95,000. You can stop a taxi on the street or use the Korean taxi hire mobile app Kakao Taxi (Android, iPhone) (Something like Uber but for Korea Taxi) to hire a taxi to Incheon Airport from Gangnam-gu. If taking taxi is too expensive, check out our guide for bus 6703, 6020, 6103, 6009 or 6006 from Incheon Airport to Gangnam to see if these buses stop near your destination in Gangnam-gu.

Bus from Incheon Airport to Alpensia Ski Resort, Pyeongchang

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Alpensia Resort in Pyeongchang has been a favourite holiday, skiing and snowboarding resorts for Koreans for years, especially in winter due to its marvellous ski slopes. Pyeongchang is selected to host Winter Olympic in 2018.

How to go from Incheon Airport to Alpensia Resort, Pyeongchang?

From Incheon International Airport, there are TWO bus services that you can take to go to Alpensia Report, Pyeongchang:
  1. Gangnueng Bus - This bus from Incheon Airport stops at Gimpo Airport, Pyeongchang Service Station, Alpensia Resort and Yongpyong Resort (in winter only) before arriving at Gangneung Cross-Country Bus Terminal. The bus ticket fare is 30,000Won. There are 4 bus departures a day from Incheon Airport. Read below for bus timetable and details...
  2. Purple Ski Bus - This bus goes direct from Incheon Airport to Alpensia Resort in Pyeongchang. The bus ticket fare is USD35 (approximately 40,000Won). There are 3 bus departures from Incheon Airport a day. Read below for bus timetable and details...

1. From Incheon Airport to Alpensia Resort Pyeongchang using Gangnueng Bus

Gangnueng Bus is operated by Gyeonggi Express at Incheon Airport. This bus departs from Bus Stop 9C at 1st Floor, arrival terminal of  Incheon International Airport. 
Bus Stop 9C for Bus from Incheon Airport to Alpensia Resort Pyeongchang

Bus route of Gangnueng bus to Alpensia Resort Pyeongchang

The one way bus ticket fare from Incheon Airport to Alpensia Resort Pyeongchang is 30,000Won.

Gangnueng Bus departs from Incheon Airport and then stops at Gimpo Airport to pick up passengers. After Gimpo Airport stop, this bus will go all the way to Pyeongchang. The first stop at Pyeongchang is Pyeongchang Service Station. This is followed by Alpensia Resort. In winter, Gangnueng bus from Incheon Airport will also stop at Yongpyong Resort, After stopping at Alpensia Resort and Yongpyong Resort, this bus will continue its journey to it's final destination, which is Gangneung Cross-Country Bus Terminal. In short the route for Gangnueng Bus is as below. Note that Alpensia Resort Pyeongchang is the THIRD from Incheon Airport.

Incheon Airport -> Gimpo Airport -> Pyeongchang Service Station -> Alpensia Resort -> Yongpyong Resort (only winter) -> Gangneung Cross-Country Bus Terminal (Final Destination). 

Timetable for Gangnueng Bus from Incheon Airport to Alpensia Resort Pyeongchang

There are four bus departing from Incheon to Alpensia resort Pyeongchang daily, two in the morning and two in the afternoon. The first Gangnueng Bus departs from Incheon Airport at 7:30am in the morning. This is followed by the second bus at 11:00am. The third bus to Alpensia Pyeongchang will only departs from Incheon Airport at 3:00pm in the afternoon. The last bus from Incheon to Alpensia Resort Pyeongchang departs at 7:30pm. Based on information from Incheon Airport, the Gangnueng bus departure schedule at Incheon Airport is as below.
  • 7.30am (first bus to Alpensia Alpensia)
  • 11.00am 
  • 3.00pm
  • 7.30pm (last bus to Alpensia Resort Alpensia)
The bus trip from Incheon International Airport to Alpensia Resort Pyeongchang will take about 2.5 hours to 3 hours

2. From Incheon Airport to Alpensia Ski Resort Pyeongchang using Purple Ski Bus

The second way to go from Incheon Airport to Alpensia Resort Pyeongchang is to take the Purple Ski Bus, operated by Daewon Express/Grace Travel Co. Ltd. Purple Ski Bus is well-known for its special service to bring tourists to ski resorts from Seoul, Gimpo Airport and Incheon Airport. 

Bus route for Purple Ski Bus from Incheon Airport to Alpensia Resort Pyeongchang

Purple Ski Bus is a direct bus from airport to Alpensia Ski Resort in Pyeongchang. From Incheon Airport, it will only stop over at Gimpo Airport to pick up more passengers before going direct to its final destination, which is Alpensia Resort Pyeongchang. The Purple Ski Bus route is as follow:

Incheon Airport -> Gimpo Airport -> Alpensia Resort Pyeongchang

Bus Schedule of Purple Ski Bus from Incheon Airport to Alpensia Resort Pyeongchang

There are THREE departures from Incheon Airport a day for Purple Ski Bus to Alpensia Resort Pyeongchang. The first Purple Ski Bus departs Incheon Airport at 7.30am, followed by 9.00am and lastly 3.00pm. In short, the schedule of Purple Ski Bus from Incheon Airport to Alpensia Resort Pyeongchang is as below:
  • 7:30 AM (first Purple Ski Bus from Incheon Airport to Alpensia)
  • 9:00 AM
  • 3:00 PM (last Purple Ski Bus from Incheon Airport to Alpensia)
The bus ticket fare for Purple Ski Bus is USD$35 on way for adult. This is equivalent to approximately 40,000Won. Children can get discount for bus fare. The bus fare for child is USD$20.This fare is slightly more expensive than Gangnueng Bus. However, it is a dedicated service to bring you to Alpensia Resort compared to Gangnueng Bus which is a public bus. The good thing about taking Purple Ski Bus is that you can make advance booking online before you arrive in Korea. That way, you do not have to worry that the bus is full. 

Another advantage of Purple Ski Bus is that you can also book your return bus ticket from Alpensia Resort Pyeongchang to Incheon Airport or Seoul. There are two buses from Alpensia Resort in Pyeongchang to Incheon Airport daily. The departure times for the return bus are 9:00 AM in the morning and 12:00 PM (noon) respectively. 

Best way to go to Alpensia Resort Pyeongchang from Incheon Airport

Whether you are visting Alpensia Resort for skiing, snowboarding, or holiday stay at Holiday Inn Alpensia Resort, you can take either Gangnueng Bus or Purple Ski Bus from Incheon Airport to Alpensia Resort Pyeongchang. Apart from the difference in bus ticket fares, the suitability of bus timetable with flight arrival time in Incheon Airport is often considered when choosing which bus service to use. After July 2017, you may also use the high speed train from Incheon Airport to Pyeongchang which cater for the 2018 Olympics Winter Games and Paralympic. For the time being, Gangnueng Bus and Purple Ski Bus are still the most convenient option to go from Incheon Airport to Alpensia Resort in Pyeongchang. 

Train from Incheon Airport to Gimpo Airport

Transiting from Incheon Airport to Gimpo Airport is often required for those who arrive in Korea on international flights and take a domestic flights to their next destination such as Jeju [Things to do] or Busan [Things to do]. Do not worry. There is a train connecting Incheon Airport and Gimpo Airport. Here is how.

How to Take Train from Incheon International Airport to Gimpo Airport?

First of all, after you have cleared the immigration check point and collected your baggages, you will get into the ARRIVAL HALL of Incheon Airport at LEVEL 1. To catch a train to Gimpo Airport, you need to go to the Airport Railroad Station at LEVEL B1.
Arrival Hall at LEVEL 1 of Incheon Airport but Airport Railroad Station is at LEVEL B1
STEP 1: GO FROM LEVEL 1 ARRIVAL HALL TO LEVEL B1 AIRPORT RAILROAD STATION.

If you have a lot of baggages with you and you are using the airport trolley, it is best to use the lift / elevator to go from Level 1 Arrival Hall to Level B1 Airport Railroad Station to catch the train to Gimpo Airport. The lifts / elevator looks like this. You wont miss them.

Lift at LEVEL 1 Arrival Hall of Incheon Airport. Take this lift to go to LEVEL B1 Airport Railroad Station
Sign board at the lift showing that Airport Railroad station is located at LEVEL B1 of Incheon Airport.
Once you have arrived at the LEVEL B1 of Incheon Airport, walk towards the Airport Railroad station. If you are tired by now, you can always use the walkalator. Just stand, and the walkalator will do the walking for you.

Walkalator at LEVEL B1 of Incheon Airport towards Airport Railroad station to take train to Gimpo Airport
The walking direction is clearly shown on the overhead signboard along the walkway. Do not forget to look up. If you look down to the floor, you can also see walking direction towards to Airport Railroad Station on the tile. 

Signboard showing the direction of Airport Railroad Station at LEVEL B1 of Inchoen Aiport.

Walking direction to the Airport Railroad Station on the tile. Follow the direction to go to the airport train station.

STEP 2: TAKE THE ALL-STOP-TRAIN FROM INCHEON AIRPORT TO GIMPO AIRPORT

Before long, you will arrive at the Airport Railroad Station. There are TWO TYPES OF TRAIN HERE:

  1. ALL-STOP-TRAIN: Take this train to Gimpo Airport
  2. Airport Express (AREX) Train: DO NOT take this train. It does not stop at Gimpo airport. AREX is a non-stop train from Incheon Airport to Seoul Station in downtown Seoul.
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Airport Railroad Map for Train from Incheon Airport to Gimpo Airport. (CLICK TO SEE LARGE MAP)
It is IMPORTANT to take note that there are two train lines at Airport Railroad Station. One is the "ALL-STOP-TRAIN" service that will stop at all stations (including Gimpo Airport Station) along its way to Seoul Station. The other one is the Airport Express (AREX) Train that goes direct from Incheon Airport to Seoul Station in downtown Seoul. Gimpo Airport is station number 7 from Incheon Airport for ALL-STOP-Train. On the way, you will pass through the following train stations: Unseo, Yeongjong, Cheongna International City, Geoman and Gyeyang before arriving at Gimpo Airport. After that, the train will continue to Digital Media City, Hongik University, Gongdeok and finally Seoul Station.
On the other hand, AREX train does NOT stop at Gimpo Airport. Therefore, you should take the the ALL-STOP-TRAIN to go to Gimpo Airport. You should not take AREX train because it will go straight to Seoul Station in downtown without stopping at Gimpo Airport.
Fortunately, Incheon Airport authority make it very easy to differentiate between these two train services at the Airport Railway Station. The All Stop Train to Gimpo is on the left when you arrive at the Airport Railway Station and its signboard has blue background. On the right hand side is Airport Express (AREX) station and its signboard has orange background. The signboards look like below.

Blue signboard at entrance to All-Stop-Train Station - Buy the train ticket to Gimpo Airport here.

Orange signboard at entrance to Airport Express (AREX) Train Station - AIRPORT EXPRESS train DOES NOT STOP AT GIMPO AIRPORT
Once you are at the entrance to All-Stop-Train station, you can BUY YOUR TICKET at the Automatic Ticket Machine or Customer Information Center.

Train ticket fare for All-Stop-Train from Incheon Airport to Gimpo Airport

The one way ticket for All-Stop-Train from Incheon International Airport to Gimpo Airport is 3,750Won for Adult. Infant and toddlers from 0 to 5 years old and elderly people above 65 years old can travel for free. There are 50% discount for children aged between 6 years old and 13 years old. Furthermore, 20% discount is avaiable for youth aged 13 to 18 years old.

Types of ticket for All-Stop-Train at Incheon Airport to Gimpo Airport

For tourists who just use this train to transit from Incheon Airport to Gimpo Airport, the most suitable type of ticket is the SINGLE JOURNEY CARD which can be purchased from the automatic ticket machine. Note that there is a 500Won deposit for buying this single journey card which will be refunded to you upon returning this card to the automatic ticket machine when you reach Gimpo Airport. This deposit is an environmental friendly measure meant to encourage one time train passengers to return their card for reuse.

After you have bought your All-stop-train ticket, you can proceed to the auto-gate to get into the All-stop-train station. You can see Gimpo Airport as one of the destination on the overhead signboard. Proceed to the train platform to wait for the arrival of next train. You can see Gimpo Airport on the signboard of the train platform as well, as shown in the photo below.

Go through the automatic ticket gate to get to the train platform of All-Stop-Train to Gimpo Airport.
Train platform at Incheon Airport for All-Stop-Train to Gimpo Airport. 

How long is the transfer time from Incheon Airport to Gimpo Airport? 

Well, the travelling time for All-Stop-Train from Incheon Airport to Gimpo Airport is about 21 minutes. If you are transferring from Inchoen Airport to Gimpo Airport, you should set aside sufficient time, taking into consideration the time to clear border check / immigration, baggage collection, and check-in time at Gimpo Airport etc. However, if you only consider train travelling time alone (including walking to/from the station), 45 minutes to 1 hour should be enough.

Schedule of All-Stop-Train from Incheon Airport to Gimpo Airport

There is a train departing from Incheon Airport to Gimpo Airport every 6 to 10 minutes. As for the schedule of the train, the all-stop-train service from Incheon Airport starts 5.23am early in the morning. The last train that departs from Incheon Airport to Gimpo Airport at 11:42pm before mid-night according to the schedule of the train service.  

Train Schedule from Gimpo Airport to Incheon Airport

For the reverse direction, that is, if you are taking train from Gimpo Airport to Incheon Airport, you can also use the same All-stop-train service. The first train departs from Gimpo Airport to Incheon Airport at 5.42am early in the morning. According to the schedule of the train from Gimpo Airport, the last train from Gimpo Airport to Incheon Airport will departs near mid-night at 11:59pm.

STEP 3: ARRIVING AT GIMPO AIRPORT 

After a train ride of about 21 minutes from Incheon Airport, you will arrive at Gimpo International Station. Get off the train, do not forget your baggages and leave them behind. From the train platform at the station, walk towards Gimpo Airport following the signage. You will go through the escalator as shown the photos below. Note that in South Korea, the etiquette when using the escalator is to stand on the right hand side to give way to those who would like to walk up the escalator on the left, as shown in the photo below.
After you left the train station through the autogate, remember to surrender your SINGLE JOURNEY CARD to get your refund of KRW500 deposit. There is a automatic ticket machine at the exit for this purpose.

Arriving at Gimpo International Airport Station using the All-Stop-Train. Use the escalator to go up to Gimpo Airport departure hall. 
As you continue to walk towards Gimpo Airport, there will be a point where you have to decide to turn left or turn right. If you are going to take an international flight at Gimpo Airport, turn right at the junction when you see the signboard in the photo below. On the other hand, turn left if you are going to take a domestic flight at Gimpo Airport.
Choose which way to go: Turn left for domestic terminal, turn right for international terminal
Since most people who take the train from Incheon Airport to Gimpo Airport are taking domestic flights to local destinations in South Korea such as Busan and Jeju Island, we will show you the direction to domestic departure in the remainder of this guide.

After you turn left to the direction of domestic departure terminal at Gimpo Airport, you will come to the escalator to go up to the check-in and departure level of Gimpo Airport.


Escalator towards the domestic departure at Gimpo Airport. 
Finally, you have arrived at the Gimpo Airport domestic terminal! From here, you should go to the 2nd Floor for Check-in before going to 3rd floor for domestic flight departure to your next destination.

At Gimpo Airport Domestic Terminal, go to 2nd Floor for flight check-in and then 3rd floor for flight departure.

Getting to Gimpo Airport from Incheon Airport

That's it. A simple guide for you to take train from Incheon Airport to Gimpo Airport. Taking train for this journey is easy and reliable. The only important thing that you have to remember is to take the All-Stop-Train, not the Airport Express (AREX) train from Incheon Airport. This is because only the All-stop train will stop at Gimpo Airport. Airport Express (AREX) train will go straight to Seoul Station without stopping at Gimpo Airport. For any reason, if you prefer not to take the train from Incheon Airport to Gimpo Airport (also known as Kimpo Airport), you can also take the airport shuttle bus from Incheon Aiport to Gimpo Airport. Read the guide here.

Limousine Bus 6030 from Incheon Airport to Itaewon

Itaewon is one of the favourite destination in Seoul for tourists and foreigners because of its culture diversity, shopping, entertainment and night life. The best thing about making Itaewon your base for your visit to Seoul is that you can get to Itaewon directly via Limousine Bus 6030 from Incheon Airport. From here, you can explore the rest of Seoul through Itaewon Subway Station which is located on LINE 6 of Seoul Metropolitan Subway. Itaewon Station is also on the route of Seoul City Tour Bus Downtown Tour.

How to take Limousine Bus 6030 from Incheon Airport to Itaewon?

Upon arriving at Incheon International Airport, you can proceed to the bus ticket booth next to Gates 4 and 9 inside the arrival hall at first floor. There are also bus ticket booth located outside the passenger terminal next to Gates 4, 6, 7, 8, 11, 13 and 9C. Buy your bus ticket at any ticket booth for Bus 6030 to Itaewon. The price of the bus ticket is KRW15,000 per person (discount available for children). After you have bought the ticket, proceed to Bus Stop 6B or Bus Stop 13A to wait for the arrival of Limousine Bus 6030. 
Do not worry if you have a lot of baggages because there are designated space on the bus and under-compartment to store them. Just remember to collect them when you arrive at your destination. The next arrival bus stop will be announced in English, Korean, Japanese and Chinese (Mandarin).

Where to alight when arriving at Itaewon from Incheon Airport

If you are taking limousine bus 6030 from Incheon Airport to Itaewon Station, you can alight at Hamilton Hotel Bus Stop at the main street of Itaewon. This bus stop is next to EXIT 4 of Itaewon Subway Station on LINE 4 of Seoul Metropolitan Subway.
Alight bus 6030 at Hamilton Hotel bus stop which is located at Itaewon Station (Subway Station). 
1st Avenue and Hamilton Shopping Center and Hamilton Hotel in Itaewon opposite the bus stop of bus 6030 from Incheon Airport
The Hamilton Hotel bus stop is located right at the main shopping and sightseeing street of Itaewon. EXIT 4 of Itaewon subway station is located a few steps from this bus stop at the cross junction. The 1st Avenue and historic Hamilton Hotel and Hamilton Shopping Center in Itaewon is just across the street from this bus stop. There are also pubs, comestic shops and restaurants along this street.

Apart from Hamilton Hotel station in Itaewon, bus 6030 from Incheon Airport also stops at many places in Seoul along the way. The bus route for bus 6030 from Incheon Airport is as below:

Incheon Airport -> National Assembly -> Kensington Hotel -> Conrad Seoul IFC Hotel -> Yeouido Stock Exchange -> Sibeom Apartment -> Wonhyo-ro 3-ga (Yongmun Market) -> Yongsan Electronics Market -> Yongsan Station -> Yongsan Tax Office -> Ichon Station-> Hangang Middle School -> Capital Hotel -> Crown Hotel -> Hamilton Hotel (Itaewon Station) -> IP Boutique Hotel -> Hangangjin Station -> Hannam-dong -> Bogwang dong -> Dongbinggo Dong

Limousine Bus Schedule from Incheon Airport to Itaewon

Limousine bus 6030 from Incheon Airport will take about 1 hour 20 minutes to reach Itaewon. There is a bus departing from Incheon Airport to Itaewon every 25 to 30 minutes throughout the day. According to the bus schedule from Incheon Airport to Itaewon, the first bus to Itaewon departs from Incheon Airport at 6.30am early in the morning and the last bus departs from Incheon Airport at 11.00pm before midnight.

Limousine Bus Schedule from Itaewon to Incheon Airport

If you plan to take Limousine Bus 6030 from Itaewon to Incheon Airport, you can catch the bus at the same bus stop as your arrival bus stop at Itaewon. If you are taking early flight at Incheon Airport, you can take the first bus at Hamilton Hotel bus stop at Itaewon at 4.32am early morning. Be sure to be there at least 10 minutes earlier to avoid missing the bus because the bus is usually quite punctual and arrive according to the bus schedule. If you are taking late night flight at Incheon Airport, the last bus for bus 6030 from Itaewon to Incheon Airport is departing from Hamilton Hotel bus stop at 10.22pm. The frequency of the bus is also about every 25 to 30 minutes throughout the day. 

How to go from Incheon Airport to Itaewon?

In short, taking limousine 6030 is the easiest way to get from Incheon Airport to Itaewon. The fare is affordable (15,000Won). Unlike taking airport railway, there is no need to transfer from AREX train to subway at Seoul Station. For those reasons, many tourists who have a lot of baggages and travel with young children and elderly prefer to take limousine bus 6030 from Incheon Airport to Itaewon.

How to go to Ulsan from Incheon Airport by Bus?

Many tourists know that they can get to Ulsan by using train or plane. However, for those arriving in Incheon Airport, taking a plane to Ulsan may not be convenient because most flights to Ulsan departs from Gimpo Airport. KTX train is a good option as there is a direct 3 hour train from Incheon Airport to Ulsan Station in Eonyang.

Limousine Bus from Incheon Airport to Ulsan

Do you know that you can actually take a limousine bus from Incheon Airport to Ulsan too? This bus service will take you to directly Ulsan Intercity Bus Terminal in Samsandong, where Lotte and Hyundai department stores are located.
In fact, getting to Ulsan using bus is far cheaper than using KTX train. The one way bus ticket from Incheon Airport to Ulsan Intercity Bus Terminal is only 42,800Won. This is a lot cheaper compared to KTX train fare which is 92,100Won for first class and 65,800Won for standard class.

Bus Schedule from Incheon Airport to Ulsan 

There are 3 bus trips to Ulsan per day from Incheon Airport. The buses departure schedule from Incheon Airport to Ulsan is as below:
First bus departure time: 7:40am (morning)
Second bus departure time: 1:10pm (afternoon)
Third (last) bus departure time: 6:00pm (evening)

After departing from Incheon Airport, this bus will stop over at Songdo Transfer Center before going straight to Ulsan. The bus trip to Ulsan from Incheon Airport will take approximately 300 minutes (5 hours). For the first bus departure from Incheon Airport at 7.40am, you can expect to arrive at Ulsan Intercity Bus Terminal in Samsandong at 12:40pm. For the second bus from Incheon Airport, the expected arrival time in Ulsan is about 6.10pm. For the last bus departing Incheon Airport to Ulsan, passengers will arrive at Ulsan near midnight at 11.00pm.

Where to board the bus to Ulsan at Incheon Airport?

The limousine bus from Incheon Airport to Ulsan is operated by Gyeongbuk-Kochi-Service. You can board the bus at bus stop 10C at 1st floor passenger terminal upon flight arrival at Incheon Airport. Be sure to be at the bus stop 15 minutes before the departure to avoid missing the bus even though you have bought the bus ticket. The location of the bus stop at Incheon Airport is shown in the picture below. 
Bus Stop 10C at 1st Floor of Incheon Airport where you can take direct bus heading to Ulsan

Arriving at Ulsan Intercity Bus Terminal from Incheon Airport

After 5 hours of bus trip, you will arrive safely at Ulsan Intercity Bus Terminal. The advantage of taking bus from Incheon International Airport to Ulsan is that there is no transfer in between. This is good for those tourists who have many baggages or travel with kids and elderly people. If you choose to take KTX train, be sure to choose the direct train if you do not want to transfer at Seoul Station. You do not have to worry about this if you take bus.
Arriving at Ulsan Intercity Bus Terminal from Incheon Airport (Photo credit: Korea Tourism Organization)

Bus Returning to Incheon Airport from Ulsan

After your stay at Ulsan, you can also take bus from Ulsan Intercity Bus Terminal to return to Incheon International Airport to take your flight. There are also three buses from Ulsan to Incheon Airport a day. The bus departure schedule from Ulsan Intercity Bus Terminal to Incheon Airport is 12:30am (after midnight), 5:40am (early morning) and 10:00am (morning). If you wish to leave Ulsan for Incheon Airport in the afternoon, you have to consider taking KTX train because there is one departure from Ulsan to Incheon Airport in the afternoon.

How to get to Ulsan from Incheon Airport

In conclusion, taking bus from Incheon Airport to Ulsan is a cheap and convenient option for those who arrive in Korea on international flight in Incheon Airport and want to go to Ulsan. You can also use the same bus service for your returning trip from Ulsan to Incheon Airport. Enjoy your trip to Ulsan!