PyeongChang Korail Pass

【 Photo: Korean train (Credit: Korea Railroad Co., KORAIL) 】

Foreign nationals visiting Korea to enjoy the upcoming winter sport events can make wonderful memories with the PyeongChang Korail Pass! Visitors entering Korea after August 1, 2017 are eligible to purchase this special tourist pass. The pass can be used an unlimited number of times on trains throughout Korea during the pass duration between February 1, 2018 and March 25, 2018. See all of Korea, including Pyeongchang, Gangneung, and Jeongseon, with comfort and ease at a great discounted price!

PyeongChang Korail Pass

The PyeongChang Korail Pass is a foreigner-exclusive train pass to commemorate the winter sport events taking place February-March, 2018. The pass is available for purchase until December 10, 2017. Passes can be purchased in a 5 day type or a 7 day type, valid for a consecutive number of days from February 1, 2018 to March 25, 2018. Pass holders can use KTX and other Korail-operated trains for an unlimited number of times within their selected pass validity period.Ticket sales period is subject to change without notice.

PyeongChang Korail Pass types:

5 day pass, 7 day pass (consecutive days)

  • 5day pass
  • 7day pass
Adult (Ages 26 and older), Youth (Ages 13-25 or International Student Identity Card holders), Child (Ages 4-12), Saver (Groups of 2-5 people)

Available train options

General trains KTX
Commuter trains Commuter trains
Tourist trains O-train
  • General trains
    KTX, KTX-Sancheon, ITX-Cheongchun, ITX-Saemaeul, Saemaeul, Mugunghwa, Nuriro, Commuter trains
  • Tourist trains
    O-train, V-train, A-train, S-train, G-train, DMZ-train
Pass not accepted on subway, SRT, or select tourist trains (Sea train, etc.)

Purchasing process

PyeongChang Korail Pass can be purchased through the official website ( TTicket sales will be open until December 10, 2017.

Ticket sales period is subject to change without notice.
  • 1. Visit the official website (
  • 2. Select the pass type(5 dayㆍ7 day)
  • 3. Select the pass start date (date of first use)
  • Seats can be selected=
  • Print your ticket in advance and bring along with your passport
Seat reservation period is subject to change without notice. Refer to the reservation site for updated information.

Additional benefits of PyeongChang Korail Pass

- Free admission to city tour buses in Seoul, Busan, Jeju, Incheon, Gyeongju, and Daegu.

  • Commemorative reloadable prepaid transportation card
  • 10% discount luggage storage & shipping through Airport Railroad
  • Various discounon ts with connected duty free stores, hotels, museums, etc.
    Please see the BENEFITS menu on the official website for more detailed information. (

PyeongChang Korail Pass notices

  • Pass start date is required when purchasing the pass (Allowed to change one time)
  • Seat reservations are available from up to 30 days in advance (On-site reservations also available but advanced reservation is recommended)
  • Users must print their pass and train ticket in advance and bring with them when using the train
  • Traveler may be asked to present their pass, ticket, and/or passport while on the train
  • Commemorative transportation card can be received based on the date and location designated when purchasing the passDesignated locations(select one): Seoul Station (General Information Center, Travel Center), Yongsan Station (General Information Center), Cheongnyangni Station (Customer Service Center), Incheon International Airport (Travel Center), Busan Station (General Information Center)
  • Cancellation fee charged upon refund request (Cancellation not possible after the pass start date)

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More info
  • PyeongChang Korail Pass website: (English only)
  • Let’s Korail website: (English, Japanese, Chinese)
  • City Tour page: (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese, French, Spanish, German, Russian) Jeju City Tour course is scheduled to change November 1, 2017. Information will be updated accordingly.
  • Korail Customer Service Center: +82-1599-7777 (Korean, English)
  • 1330 Korea Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)

This page was last updated on October 25, 2017, and therefore information may differ from what is presented here.