There are 5 bus line service that you can take from Incheon Airport (both the old Terminal 1 and the new Terminal 2) to Gangnam. In this post, we present the information of these 5 buses you can take to get to Gangnam from Incheon Airport. The time taken for bus trip from Incheon Airport to Gangnam is more or less 1 hour and costs between KRW15,000 to KRW16,000.
1. KAL Limousine Bus 6703 from Incheon Airport to Gangnam Yeoksam
If you stay in one of well-known the hotels in Gangnam, KAL Limousine Bus 6703 is your best bet. This bus is operated by Korea Air Lines (KAL). The bus goes direct from Incheon Airport to Gangnam-gu area. It stops at major hotels in Gangnam area including
- Ritz-Carlton Hotel,
- Novotel Gangnam,
- Samjung Hotel,
- Shilla Stay Yeoksam, Renaissance Hotel,
- Best Western Gangnam.
2. Bus 6020 from Incheon Airport to Gangnam-gu
|Bus 6020 from Incheon to Gangnam|
If you are going to Gangnam Bus Terminal or Gangnam Station (Train Station), then Bus 6020 is a more suitable bus to take from Incheon Airport. Bus 6020 to Gangnam can be taken at Bus Stop 5A or Bus Stop 11B at Incheon Airport between 5.25am and 11.10pm every day. There is a bus departing to Gangnam every 15 minutes to 20 minutes. Apart from the Gangnam Bus Terminal and Gangnam Station for train, bus 6020 also takes you to the following accommodations near Gangnam-gu.
- Banpo Xi Apartment
- Samho Garden
- Hanyang Apartment
- Sampung Apartment
- Seocho Art Nouveau Hotel
- Yuwon Apartment
The ticket fare for Bus 6020 to Gangnam from Incheon Airport is KRW15,000 per person.
3. Bus 6103 from Incheon Airport to COEX in Gangnam
For those who are going to visit COEX in Gangnam, you could easily take bus 6103 from Incheon Airport to Gangnam. This City-Airport Bus will bring you from Incheon Airport to Cheongdam Station near Gangnam-gu Office, Samseong Station near COEX Mall, Trade Center City Air Terminal (COEX) and also Korea Dosim Airport Terminal. The cost of bus ticket for bus 6103 is KRW16,000 one way. The bus service starts at 5.10am in the morning from Incheon Airport at Bus Stop 4A and Bus Stop 10B at 1st Floor Incheon Airport Terminal building. The last bus from Incheon Airport leaves at 11.30pm. The frequency of bus 6103 from Incheon to Gangnam is approximately 15 minutes to 20 minutes.
4. Bus 6009 From Incheon Airport to Gangnam
An alternative bus for those who want to go Gangnam Station from Incheon Airport is Bus 6009. The special thing about Bus 6009 is that it stops at a lot of subway stations in and around Gangnam-gu area. The list of Subway Station where bus 6009 from Incheon Airport stops are:
- Sinsa Station,
- Gangnam Station (Line 2)
- Gangnam Station (Sinbundang Line)
- Yangjae Station
- Maebong Station
- Daechi Station
- Hangnyeoul Station
|Bus 6009 from Incheon to Gangnam|
The ticket for Bus 6009 is sold at the price of KRW15,000. The frequency of bus departure from Incheon Airport is 15 minutes to 20 minutes. The bus starts operating from Incheon Airport at 5.20am in the moring and stop after the last bus at 11.04pm. To catch bus 6009 at Incheon Airport, you should wait for the bus at Bus Stop 5A or Bus Stop 11B at Terminal 1st Floor of Incheon Airport.
5. Bus 6006 from Incheon Airport to Gangnam Train Station
Last but not least is Bus 6006 from Incheon Airport to Gang Dong-gu through Gangnam. Bus 6006 will bring you from Incheon Airport to the following destinations in Gangnam:
- Prima Hotel
- Hotel Riviera / Aloft Gangnam hotel
- Chungdam Station
- Samseong Station (COEX)
|Bus 6006 from Incheon to Gangnam|
There is a 6006 bus departing from Incheon Airport to Gangnam every 15 minutes to 20 minutes. The operating schedule or timetable of bus 6006 is between 5.30am early morning and 11.06pm at night daily. The ticket price is also KRW15,000 for adult passenger but the ticket price for child between 6 years old to 12 years old is only KRW11,000. You can catch this bus from Incheon Airport to Gangnam at EXIT 5A and EXIT 11B at Incheon International Airport 1st Floor upon arrival.
Which bus from Incheon Airport to Gangnam Seoul?
Here they are, the five buses that you can choose to get to Gangnam from Incheon International Airport. Generally, the departure is at 1st floor of the airport at Bus Stop 5A/5B and Bus Stop 11A/11B. Price wise, there is little difference. Therefore, which bus to take depends on your destination in Gangnam. If you are going to Gangnam Station for train or subway, then Bus 6020, 6009 and 6006 will all serve your purpose. If you want to go to COEX in Gangnam, you can try to take either bus 6103 or bus 6006 from Incheon Airport to Gangnam in Seoul city center. Enjoy your visit!