Emergency Situations

Helpful Numbers

  • Police Department: 112
  • Fire Department: 119
  • Medical Emergencies: 1339

Website: www.visitkorea.or.kr (English, Japanese, Chinese)

Ministry of Foreign Affairs website: www.mofa.go.kr (Korean, English)

  • Tel: 182
  • Address: National Police Agency, 97, Tongil-ro, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul
  • Lost and Found Center website: www.lost112.go.kr (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)

Tel: <Local area code> + 114

Medical Facilities for International Travelers

Many of Korea’s large hospitals operate an International Health Care Center, catering to international visitors. These centers offer top-notch medical services and have expert translators available to assist with the entire process, from reservations to treatments and follow-up appointments.

  • Address: 50-1, Yonsei-ro, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul
  • Inquiries: +82-2-2228-5800 (English, Russian), +82-2-2228-5801 (Japanese), *82-2-2228-5825 (Chinese)
  • Website: www.yuhs.or.kr (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese, Russian)
  • Operating hours: Monday-Friday 08:30-17:30, Saturday 08:30-12:30 / Closed Sundays & public holidays
  • Address: 88, Olympic-ro 43-gil, Songpa-gu, Seoul
  • Inquiries: +82-2-3010-5001 (English), + 82-2-3010-1192 (Japanese), +82-2-3010-7946 (Russian)
  • Website: amc.seoul.kr (English, Japanese, Chinese, Russian)
  • Operating hours: Monday-Friday 08:30-17:30 / Closed weekends & public holidays
    * Saturday treatments vary by department; please make an inquiry in advance.
  • Address: 81, Irwon-ro, Gangnam-gu, Seoul
  • Inquiries: +82-2-3410-0200 (English, Japanese, Chinese, Russian)
  • Website: www.samsunghospital.com (English, Japanese, Chinese, French, Spanish, German, Russian)
  • Operating hours: Monday-Friday 08:00-17:00, Saturday 08:00-12:00 / Closed Sundays & public holidays
    * Saturday schedule is subject to change; please confirm in advance.
  • Address: 101, Daehak-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul
  • Inquiries: +82-2-2072-0505 (English, Chinese, Russian, Spanish)
  • Website: www.snuh.org (English, Japanese, Chinese, French, Spanish, German, Russian)
  • Operating hours: Monday-Friday 09:00-17:30, Saturday 09:00-13:00 / Closed Sundays & public holidays

This page was last updated on September 7, 2017, and therefore information may differ from what is presented here.