Travel News

[Korea] Foreigner-exclusive Pyeongchang Korail Pass goes on sale Oct. 10

  • Date09/29/2017
  • Hit11666

Photo: Map of Pyeongchang Korail Pass (Credit: Korea Tourism Organization)

KORAIL plan to sell Pyeongchang Korail Pass that commemorates the 2018 winter sports events. A foreigner-exclusive Pyeongchang Korail Pass is a rail pass that is for international visitors that would like to travel around Korea including Pyeongchang, Gangneung and Jeongseon. The sale period of the pass will be from October 10th to December 10th.

Pyeongchang Korail Pass is only available for those that entered Korea after August 1, 2017. The 5-day and 7-day pass can be used unlimited times on all Korail trains between February 1 to March 25, 2018. The two different passes are divided into Adult (26 years and over), Youth (13-25 years old, or International Student Identify Card holder), Child (4-12 years old) and Saver (Groups of 2-5 people with same itinerary).

The holder of Pyeongchang Korail Pass can also enjoy free City Bus Tours, transportation card, 10% discount on AREX luggage storage and transfer service, and much more. For additional information on purchase and usage of the pass, please check the leaflet below.

With all the benefits inside one card, international travelers are bound to enjoy more affordable trip around Korea.

More Info

Foreigners-exclusive Pyeongchang Korail Pass

  • ☞ Sale Period: Oct. 10- Dec. 10, 2017
  • ☞ How to use: Purchase the Pyeongchange Korail Pass on the website and make a seat reservation for the train
  • ☞ KORAIL PASS Type
    • - 5 day pass: Adult(168,000Won), Youth(134,000Won), Child(84,000Won), Saver(151,000Won)
    • - 7 day pass: Adult(195,000Won), Youth(156,000Won), Child(97,000Won), Saver(176,000Won)
  • ☞ Pyeongchang Korail Pass Information
    • - Please input the starting date when purchasing the pass (The date can be changed 1 time)
    • - You can make seat reservation 30 days prior to your departure date. (You can also make reservations at the train stations, but we recommend making reservations ahead)
    • - You must hold the pass and printed train tickets at all time
    • - Printed Pass, printed train ticket, and passport will be checked inside the train
    • - Transportation card and coupons can be collected after designating the pick-up area and date
    • * Pick one of the designated pick-up area: Seoul Station(Information Center, Travel Center), Incheon International Airport (Travel Center), Yongsan Station (Information Center), Cheongnyangni Station (Customer Support Office) Busan Station (Information Center)
    • - Fee applies for cancelation (Cannot cancel after the selected date has passed)

      Special Benefit for pass holders (Free City Tour Bus coupon)

    • ☞ Pyeongchang Korail Pass Leaflet Click
    • ☞ KORAIL Hompage : (English Only)
    • ☞ KORAIL Inquiry: +82-1599-7777
    • ☞ 1330 Korea Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)

Information provided by KORAIL