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Lunar New Year train tickets on sale next week

Thinking of getting a train over Lunar New Year (Seollal) between 26-30 January? If you are, then you’ll need to check the information below, as tickets for these dates can only be bought at certain times and sell out extremely fast.

 

Ticket Dates

Tickets for the Gyeongbu, Gyeongjeon,

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Seoul Subway Operators to Merge Next Year

Yesterday Seoul announced that Seoul Metro and Seoul Metropolitan Rapid Transit Corporation (SMRT) would be merged together following a majority vote from the unions of both corporations. Seoul Metro operates the majority of lines 1 – 4, and SMRT is responsible for lines 5-8. Seoul intends for the

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New Section of Gyeongjeon Line Cuts Travel Time

Travelling between Gyeongsang and Jeolla provinces became slightly faster yesterday with the opening of a newly realigned section of the Gyeongjeon Line from Jinju to Gwangyang.

The new 51.5km double-tracked route cuts travel time between Gwangyang and Jinju by half an hour from 73 minutes to 42 minutes. Trains will

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