Emergency Situations

Helpful Numbers

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

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

Website: www.mofa.go.kr (Korean, English)

  • Tel: 182
  • Address: 97, Tongil-ro, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul
  • Website: www.lost112.go.kr (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)

Tel: <Local area code> + 114
(In order to obtain the contact and location information of a business, dial an area code followed by “114” and say the name of the business.)

Medical Facilities for Travelers

Many large and general hospitals in Korea are offering top notch medical services catering to both Koreans and international visitors with added enhancement facility, such as the International Healthcare Center. The staffs at the center are not only experts in medical knowledge but also fluent in foreign languages, enabling simultaneous interpretations, especially helpful to customers from all over the world.

  • Address: 50-1, Yonsei-ro, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul
  • Inquiries: +82-2-2228-5800 (English, Chinese, Russian), +82-2-2228-5801 (Japanese)
  • Website: www.yuhs.or.kr (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
  • Operating hours: 08:30-17:30 (Mondays-Fridays) / 08:30-12:30 (Saturdays) / Closed on Sundays
  • 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)

    Phone service in Chinese is currently unavailable.

  • Website: www.amc.seoul.kr (English, Japanese, Chinese, Russian)
  • Operating hours: 08:30-17:30 (Mondays-Fridays) / Closed on Saturdays and Sundays
  • Address: 81, Irwon-ro, Gangnam-gu, Seoul
  • Inquiries: +82-2-3410-0200 (English, Japanese, Chinese, Russian) *Phone service in German and Spanish is currently unavailable.
  • Website: www.samsunghospital.com (English, Japanese, Chinese, Russian, French, German, Spanish)
  • Operating hours: 08:00-17:00 (Mondays-Fridays) / 08:00-11:30 (Saturdays) / Closed on Sundays *Schedules for Saturdays are subject to change, please confirm to check in advance.
  • Address: 101, Daehak-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul
  • Inquiries: +82-2-2072-0505 (English, Russian, Spanish) / +82-2-2072-7447 (Chinese)
  • Website: www.snuh.org (English, Japanese, Chinese, Russian, French, Spanish, German)
  • Operating hours: 09:00-17:30 (Mondays-Fridays) / 09:00-13:00 (Saturdays) / Closed on Sundays

This page was last updated in July 2016, and therefore information may differ from what is presented here. We advise you to check details from the official websites before visiting.

<Last updated on July 6, 2016>