Seoul Incheon International Airport (ICN)

Location: The airport is located 30 miles (50km) from central Seoul at Incheon.
Time: GMT +9.
Contacts: Tel: +82 1577 2600
Transfer between terminals: The two terminals are connected by inter-terminal shuttles.
Getting to the city: An express railway connection operates between Seoul station, Gimpo Airport, and Incheon International. There are bus routes travelling from Seoul to Gyeongsang, with a late-night bus service as well as free shuttles between terminals and the garage. Tickets and information can be obtained from the Bus Ticketing Office at Exits 4 and 9 indoors and Exits 3B to 6B and 10A to 13A outdoors. There is also a ferry service from Incheon Port, while taxi companies are present at the terminals.
Car rental: Europcar, Avis, and Sixt operate from kiosks at airport arrivals.
Airport Taxis: To catch a taxi into Seoul, exit Arrivals via Gates 4 through 8, cross the street, and make your way to the taxi stands located at platforms 4C to 7C. The taxi ride to Seoul central will cost between KRW 55,000 and KRW 110,000 during the day, and take around one hour. Road tolls and surcharges may be added to the fare. Drivers seldom speak English so write down your destination in Korean on a piece of paper.
Facilities: This well-equipped airport has bureaux de change and banks, a large variety of restaurants and other eateries, numerous duty-free shops and a basement supermarket. There is a mobile phone rental outlet and internet kiosks, pharmacies, saunas, hair salons, a post office and luggage storage facilities.
Parking: There is short and long-term parking located within walking distance of the main terminal. Short-term parking rates start at KRW 1,200 for the first 30 minutes, to a daily maximum of KRW 24,000, but prices vary according to parking lot. Long-term parking, connected to the terminal building via shuttle, is starts at KRW 9,000 per day.
Website: www.airport.kr
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Gimhae International Airport (PUS)

Location: The airport is on the western side of Busan, about ten miles (16km) away.
Time: Local time is GMT +9
Transfer between terminals: The terminals and parking facilities are linked via a shuttle.
Getting to the city: There are three bus routes going from the airport to various points within the city. Many intercity buses are also available. The airport also connects to Busan's subway system and light rail, and connections can be made to most parts of the city.
Car rental: The car rental desk is located on the ground floor of the Domestic Terminal. Seven different rental agencies operate out of Gimhae, including Samsung and Kumho Rent-A-Car.
Airport Taxis: Taxis and limousines are available outside both terminals.
Facilities: Airport facilities include banks, currency exchange services, payphones, luggage storage facilities, shoe shine, convenience stores, duty-free shopping, and various dining options.
Parking: Short-term parking is charged at KRW 900 for the first 30 minutes, and KRW 300 every 10 minutes thereafter, up to a daily rate of KRW 10,000 from Monday to Thursday for any period exceeding five and a half hours. From Friday to Sunday and on public holidays, daily parking is KRW 15,000 for between eight and 24 hours. Long-term parking is KRW 7,000 per day and KRW 10,000 per day over weekends.
Website: https://www.airport.co.kr/gimhaeeng/main.do
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Gwangju Airport (KWJ)

Location: The airport is located 7 miles (11km) from downtown Gwangju.
Time: Local time is GMT +9.
Transfer between terminals: Only one terminal handles passengers, while the second terminal is for cargo only. No transfers should be necessary.
Getting to the city: Buses, taxes, and limousine buses are available to the city centre. There is also a subway station at the airport, which connects to central Gwangju along a single route.
Car rental: Lotte Rent-A-Car and AJ Rent-A-Car offer car hire services at the airport.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are available outside the terminal building.
Facilities: Airport facilities include shops, cafes, and a tourist information desk.
Parking: There are two parking lots at the airport. Parking in Lot 1 costs KRW 500 for 30 minutes and KRW 200 for every 30 minutes thereafter. Daily parking is KRW 6,000 during the week and KRW 7,000 over the weekend. Fares in Parking Lot 2 are marginally cheaper.
Website: www.airport.co.kr
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Jeju International Airport (CJU)

Location: The airport is located just over two miles (4km) from Jeju city centre.
Time: Local time is GMT +9.
Getting to the city: A number of buses link the airport to new Jeju and old Jeju. There are also limousine and city tour bus options available.
Car rental: Car rental companies represented at the airport include AJ, Lotte, Jeju Car Rental, and Jeju Island Car Rental. Car rental offices are located next to Gate 2 on the first floor of the terminal.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are available in either regular or deluxe options. A fare in a regular taxi to Jeju City Hall is KRW 9,000 and the journey will take around 30 minutes.
Facilities: Airport facilities include a bank, currency exchange facilities, ATMs, a tourism help desk, luggage storage, shopping (including duty-free shops), coffee shops, restaurants, a pharmacy, and a food court.
Parking: There are parking lots in front of the passenger terminal. Parking costs KRW 600 for the first 30 minutes and KRW 200 for every 10 minutes thereafter. Long-term parking costs KRW 10,000 per weekday and 15,000 per day on weekends and holidays.
Website: www.airport.co.kr/mbs/jejueng
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Pohang Airport (KPO)

Location: The airport is located six miles (10km) east of Pohang.
Time: Local time is GMT +9.
Getting to the city: City Bus 200 links the airport to the city. Travel time is between 20 and 25 minutes. Taxis are also available.
Car rental: Cheonma Rent-A-Car offers car hire facilities at the airport.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are available to transport passengers to various stops in and around the city of Pohang.
Facilities: Airport facilities include banking, a restaurant, a snack bar, a library, a business room, shops, and a smoking area.
Parking: Parking is free of use and is located directly in front of the passenger terminal.
Website: www.airport.co.kr/mbs/pohangeng
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Ulsan Airport (USN)

Location: The airport is located four and a half miles (7km) from Ulsan city centre.
Time: Local time is GMT +9.
Getting to the city:
Car rental: Car rental is available and companies represented include Avis, Kumho, and Korea Express.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are available outside the airport. An average fare to City Hall is around KRW 6,000 and takes 30 minutes; Ulsan Station is KRW 19,000 and takes 40 minutes.
Facilities: Airport facilities include ATMs, restaurants, an information and tourism desk, and a convenience store.
Parking: Parking is available opposite the terminal building and is free for the first 15 minutes. Thereafter costs are KRW 600 for the first 30 minutes and KRW 200 for each additional 10 minutes up to four hours and 15 minutes. Thereafter parking is charged at a flat rate of KRW 5,000 per day.
Website: www.airport.co.kr
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