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Incheon Airport to Introduce Helper Robots Next Month

Incheon Airport to Introduce Helper Robots Next Month

SEOUL, June 20 (Yonhap) – Incheon International Airport is introducing robots next month which could soon help customers find check-in counters and move luggage, and will also be capable of serving food at restaurants. According to Incheon Airport officials on Monday, five guide robots and another five for cleaning will be trialed from next month, [...]

Foreigners Being Scammed by Taxis on the Decline

Foreigners Being Scammed by Taxis on the Decline

SEOUL, April 18 (Korea Bizwire) – The overcharging of foreigners by taxi drivers in the Seoul metropolitan area appears to be tapering off, the municipal government said Tuesday, citing the results of its continued crackdowns. According to the Seoul Metropolitan Government, the average taxi fare paid by foreign visitors for trips from Incheon International Airport, [...]

Incheon Airport Sees Record Number of Daily Passengers

Incheon Airport Sees Record Number of Daily Passengers

SEOUL, Feb. 20 (Korea Bizwire) – Incheon International Airport, South Korea’s main gateway, saw its record number of daily passengers renewed this week, airport officials said Monday, with a large number of spring vacation travelers.  The number of passengers arriving at and departing from the airport reached 200,868 on Sunday, the highest daily tally since [...]

Holiday Rush Begins

Holiday Rush Begins

INCHEON, Jan. 25 (Korea Bizwire) – This year’s Korean Lunar New Year falls on January 28.  Although the official holiday begins on Friday for a four-day weekend until Monday next week, Incheon International Airport, South Korea’s main air travel hub, is already booming with departing travelers.  The airport expects roughly 416,700 individuals to depart from [...]

S. Korea Introduces 24-Hour Capsule Hotel at Incheon Airport

S. Korea Introduces 24-Hour Capsule Hotel at Incheon Airport

SEOUL, Jan. 20 (Korea Bizwire) – Small but fully equipped and furnished rooms will begin accommodating passengers at South Korea’s Incheon International Airport, providing a private and comfortable place to rest at the bustling airport, the transportation ministry said Friday.  The new capsule hotel opened Friday with 30 container-size rooms on each side of the [...]

Int’l Air Cargo at Incheon Airport Reaches Record High in 2016

Int’l Air Cargo at Incheon Airport Reaches Record High in 2016

SEOUL, Jan. 3 (Korea Bizwire) – International air cargo shipped to and from South Korea via its Incheon International Airport climbed to a new annual high in 2016, despite a significant drop in the country’s overall imports and exports, the government said Tuesday.  The amount of international cargo processed at the Incheon airport, the main [...]

Korea’s First Capsule Hotel Introduced at Incheon Airport

Korea’s First Capsule Hotel Introduced at Incheon Airport

SEOUL, Dec. 20 (Korea Bizwire) – Here’s good news for travelers flying through South Korea.  Walkerhill Hotel announced Tuesday that it is opening Korea’s first “capsule hotel” on January 20 at Incheon International Airport – the nation’s hub for air travel.  Dubbed “Darak Hyu”, the hotel should be of interest to the airport’s transfer passengers, [...]