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Seoul City Moves to Normalize Coronavirus-affected Public Transit Service

Seoul City Moves to Normalize Coronavirus-affected Public Transit Service

SEOUL, Oct. 24 (Korea Bizwire) — The Seoul city government said Sunday it will begin normalizing late-night public transportation operations on weekdays, months after they were reduced due to social distancing measures against COVID-19. It plans to put intra-city buses and subway lines No. 2, 5, 6, 7, 8 and 9 back in normal operation [...]

Seoulites Enjoying Lower Transportation Costs with Transfer Discounts

Seoulites Enjoying Lower Transportation Costs with Transfer Discounts

SEOUL, Feb. 14 (Korea Bizwire) – The Seoul Metropolitan Government’s discount system for public transportation fares, including transfer discounts, saves 160,000 won (US$135) per person annually, a recent study showed. According to an analysis of the city’s data on public transportation traffic patterns last year, each person saved 530,000 won per year only calculating the [...]