Emergency Situations

Helpful Numbers

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

Website: www.visitkorea.or.kr (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese, Russian, Vietnamese, Thai, Malay)

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

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

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 (서울특별시 서대문구 연세로 50-1 신촌세브란스병원)
  • Inquiries: +82-2-2228-5801 (Japanese), *82-2-2228-5825 (Chinese)
  • Website: www.yuhs.or.kr (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese, Russian)
  • Operating hours: Monday-Friday mornings 09:30-12:00, afternoons 14:00-17:00 / Saturdays 09:30-12:00 / Closed Sundays & public holidays
  • Address: 88, Olympic-ro 43-gil, Songpa-gu, Seoul (서울특별시 송파구 올림픽로43길 88 서울아산병원)
  • 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 09:00-17:30 / Closed weekends & public holidays
    * Saturday treatments vary by department; please make an inquiry in advance.
  • Address: 81, Irwon-ro, Gangnam-gu, Seoul (서울특별시 강남구 일원로 81 삼성의료원)
  • Inquiries: +82-2-3410-0200 (English, Chinese, Russian)
  • Website: www.samsunghospital.com (English, Chinese, Russian)
  • Operating hours: Monday-Friday 08:00-17:00, Saturdays 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 (서울특별시 종로구 대학로 101 서울대학교병원)
  • Inquiries: +82-2-2072-0505 (English, Chinese, Russian, French, Arabic)
  • Website: www.snuh.org (English, Chinese, Russian, French, Arabic)
  • Operating hours: Monday-Friday 09:00-17:30, Saturdays 09:00-13:00 / Closed Sundays & public holidays
  • Address: 211, Eonju-ro, Gangnam-gu, Seoul (서울특별시 강남구 언주로 211)
  • Inquiries: +82-2-2019-3600 (English, Chinese, Russian, Arabic)
  • Website: www.gs.iseverance.com(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese, Russian)
  • Operating hours: Monday-Friday 08:00-17:30, Saturdays 08:30-12:00 / Closed Sundays & public holidays
  • Address: 73, Inchon-ro, Seongbuk-gu, Seoul (서울특별시 성북구 인촌로 73)
  • Inquiries: +82-2-920-5677 (English, Chinese, Russian, Mongolian, Arabic)
  • Website: www.anam.kumc.co.kr(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese, Russian, Mongolian, Arabic)
  • Operating hours: Monday-Friday 08:00-17:30, Saturdays 09:00-12:00 / Closed Sundays & public holidays
  • Address: 23, Kyungheedae-ro, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul (서울특별시 동대문구 경희대로 23)
  • Inquiries: +82-2-958-9644, 9477 (English, Japanese, Chinese, Russian)
  • Website: www.khuh.or.kr(Korean only)
  • Operating hours: Monday-Friday 09:00-17:00, Saturdays 09:00-12:00 / Closed Sundays & public holidays
  • Address: 93, Jungbu-daero, Paldal-gu, Suwon-si, Gyeonggi-do (경기도 수원시 팔달구 중부대로 93)
  • Inquiries: +82-31-249-8016 (English, Russian)
  • Website: www.cmcvincent.or.kr(Korean, English, Russian)
  • Operating hours: Monday-Friday 08:30-17:00, Saturdays 08:00-12:00 / Closed Sundays & public holidays
  • Address: 27, Inhang-ro, Jung-gu, Incheon (인천광역시 중구 인항로 27)
  • Inquiries: +82-32-890-2080 (English, Chinese, Russian)
  • Website: www.inha.com(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese, Russian)
  • Operating hours: Monday-Friday 08:00-16:30, Saturdays 08:30-12:00 / Closed Sundays & public holidays
  • Address: 21, Namdong-daero 774beon-gil, Namdong-gu, Incheon (인천광역시 남동구 남동대로 774번지길 21)
  • Inquiries: +82-32-460-3213 (English, Chinese, Russian, Mongolian)
  • Website: www.gilhospital.com(Korean only)
  • Operating hours: Monday-Friday 08:00-17:00, Saturdays 08:30-12:00 / Closed Sundays & public holidays
  • Address: 875, Haeun-daero, Haeundae-gu, Busan (부산광역시 해운대구 해운대로 875)
  • Inquiries: +82-51-797-0566 (English, Russian)
  • Website: www.paik.ac.kr(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese, Russian)
  • Operating hours: Monday-Friday 08:00-10:00, 16:00-18:00 / Closed Saturday-Sunday & public holidays
  • Address: 130, Dongdeok-ro, Jung-gu, Daegu (대구광역시 중구 동덕로 130)
  • Inquiries:+82-53-200-4552~4555 (English, Chinese, Russian)
  • Website: www.knuh.kr(Korean, English, Chinese, Russian, Mongolian)
  • Operating hours: Monday-Friday 08:30-17:30 / Closed Saturday-Sunday & public holidays
    * Lunch break 12:30-13:30
    * Must register at the reception desk at least one hour before closing
  • Address: 895, Muwang-ro, Iksan-si, Jeollabuk-do (전라북도 익산시 무왕로 895)
  • Inquiries: +82-63-859-0122 (English, Russian, Mongolian)
  • Website: www.wkuh.org(Korean, English, Chinese, Russian, Mongolian)
  • Operating hours: Monday-Friday 09:30-17:30 / Closed Saturday-Sunday & public holidays
  • Address: 65, Doryeong-ro, Jeju-si, Jeju-do (제주특별자치도 제주시 도령도 65번지)
  • Inquiries: +82-64-740-5561 (English, Chinese)
  • Website: www.hallahosp.co.kr(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
  • Operating hours:Monday-Friday 09:00-18:00, Saturdays 09:00-12:00 / Closed Sundays & public holidays
    * Must register at the reception desk by 16:30 on Weekdays and 11:30 on Saturdays

This page was last updated on October 16, 2018, and therefore information may differ from what is presented here.