Directions

Directions

Seoul city has a very organized public transportation system and you may come and visit Seoul National University easily by using the subway and bus.

Directions by Google Map

Subway

When using the subway to visit Seoul National University, make sure to take Subway Line No. 2(Green Line) and stop either at the Seoul National University Entrance Station or the Naksungdae Station.

Seoul National University Entrance Station (Exit No. 3)

Even though Seoul National University is near the entrance station, it is not within the walking distance. You will need to take a bus or a taxi to reach the university. Be sure not to confuse the Seoul National University Entrance Station with the Seoul National University of Education/Court or Prosecutor’s Office Station. Through exit number 3, walk towards the Gwanak-gu Office to reach bus stops for 5511 and 5513.

For City Bus 5511

Board at Seoul National Univ. Station →
Drop off at Research Institute of Advanced Materials

For City Bus 5513

Board at Seoul National Univ. Station →
Drop off at College of Engineering Entrance

Naksungdae Station (Exit No. 4)

You will need to take additional public transportation when you get off the subway at the Naksungdae Station. Through the exit number 4, walk straight and make a left turn at the gas station. There will be a bus stop in front of the bakery. Take local bus number 2.

For Local Bus 2

Board at Nakseongdae Station →
Drop off at Research Institute of Advanced Materials

Airport Limousine

You have several options for public transportations to arrive at our campus such as taxi, bus, or subway. However, we highly recommend taking airport limousine bus because of affordable fares and travel times. We introduce two limousine buses without any transfer until arriving at our campus. Detailed instruction on each option is provided as follows:

From Incheon International Airport to Seoul National University

For Limousine Bus 6003 (Fare: 9,000 KRW)

Board at Incheon International Airport → Drop off at Seoul National Univ. (final destination)

After dropping off, walk towards city bus stop as shown in the following map. You can take City Bus 5511 (5513) heading for Research Institute of Advanced Materials (College of Engineering Entrance).

For Limousine Bus 6017 (Fare: 15,000 KRW)

Board at Incheon International Airport → Drop off at Seoul National Univ. Hoam Faculty House (final destination)

After dropping off, walk toward local bus stop by crossing the road as shown in the following map. You can take Local Bus 2 heading for Research Institute of Advanced Materials. It has fewer stops and a higher fare comparing with 6003 .

Last-minute Announcements

How to get to Seoul National University
(Conference venue and Hoam Faculty House)

You can see both the subway system map and SNU campus map at the following link: http://www.apms-conference.org/directions-2

To conference venue,
(Airport Limousine) You can simply take a bus numbered “6003” from the airport terminals. It will take you at the main gate of SNU. The name of bus stop is “Seoul National University”. You need to take a bus numbered “5513” and get off at “College of Engineering Entrance” bus stop on the SNU campus. If you want to look around the campus, you may walk about 15 minutes over slight uphill road.

(Subway & Bus) You have to get to the station named as “Seoul National University”. You need to get out of Exit 3 and take a green bus numbered as “5513”. The destination bus stop on the SNU campus is called “College of Engineering Entrance”. You may choose a taxi from Exit 3 of “Seoul National University” station for around 5 dollars. (See the green route on the campus map).

To Hoam Faculty House,
(Airport Limousine) You can simply take a bus numbered “6017” from the airport terminals. It will take you at “Hoam Faculty House” which is the final stop of the bus route.

(Subway & Bus) You have to get to the station named as “Naksungdae”. You need to get out of Exit 4 and take a green bus numbered as “02”. The destination bus stop on the SNU campus is called “Hoam Faculty House”. You may choose a taxi from Exit 4 of “Naksungdae” station for around 4 dollars. You can reach the conference venue by this bus as well (See the red route on the campus map).

How to get to Gangnam Areas

(Subway) You may use the subway system.

(Airport Limousine) You can take KAL (Korean Airlines) Limousine bus numbered “6703”. This bus will stop at major hotels in Gangnam area including Sheraton Seoul Palace Gangnam Hotel, Ramada Seoul, Imperial Palace, etc. You can consult the information desk at the airport or please refer to the following link for the more details of directions and fares:
http://www.kallimousine.com/eng/guide01_en.html

Public Transportation Card

We offer a public transportation card called “T-money”, which has 10,000 KRW value (around $10) and the how-to-use guide to foreign participants upon registration. You may want to use it for bus or subway.

Welcome Reception

The APMS 2018 Welcome reception will be held at the B1 floor (multi-purpose auditorium) of Building 38 on Sunday evening (6:30PM on August 26) Every participant is warmly invited with the casual dress code.

Opening Ceremony

The official opening ceremony of the APMS 2018 conference will be held at 9:30AM Monday (August 27) in Building 38, Room 520. The opening ceremony includes two keynote speeches and a speech on Korean culture. Please refer to the following link for more details:
http://www.apms-conference.org/programoverview-2/

Gala Dinner

The gala dinner for the APMS 2018 conference will be hosted at 6:00PM on Tuesday (August 28) in Building 38, B1 (multi-purpose auditorium). It is featured with the award ceremony, introduction of APMS 2019, and the Korean musical performance before the dinner, which will start around 7:00PM. The dress code is smart casual.

Industry Tour

The conference includes on-site visits to Hyundai Mobis and LG Electronics. The tour will be on August 30. The list of participants in industry tour and a brief schedule is posted on the conference website. Our bus must leave the SNU campus from Building 38 at 9:00AM without any delay due to the tight schedule. Please arrive at Building 38, no later than 8:45PM. Please refer to the following link for more details:
http://www.apms-conference.org/programindustrytours/.

※The graduation ceremony will be held on August 29 on the SNU campus. Please note that heavy traffic congestion near the conference venue is expected.