|Station||First train||Last train|
|For Pyeong-dong||For Sotae||For Pyeong-dong||For Sotae|
|Hakdong Jeungsimsa Ipgu||05:32||06:01||23:29||23:58|
|Nam Gwangju (South Gwangju)||05:33||05:59||23:30||23:57|
|Culture Complex (Former Provincial Office)||05:34||05:58||23:32||23:55|
|Uncheon (Honam University Ipgu)||05:47||05:45||23:45||23:42|
※Frequency: Morning rush hour: Every 5 minutes; Evening rush hour: Every 7 minutes; Normal daily hours: Every 8~10 minutes
※For further details on timetables, please visit the Gwangju Metro website ->Korean: http://www.gwangjusubway.co.kr/
|Transfer Type||Transfer Type||Frequency||Other|
|Subway-Intra city Bus-Village Bus||ransferring within 30 minutes after the first get off||No limits||Free transfer|
|Gwangju Public Transportation (Subway, intra-city bus, village bus) and intra city buses (Naju, Damyang, Hwasun, Hanpyeong, Jangseong)||Transferring within 30 minutes after the first get off||Only for once||50% Discount(Additional cost for costs out of section)|
|Classification||Transportation Card||Disposable Ticket||Remarks|
|Adults||1,100 won||1,200 won||Last Updated: July 1, 2011|
|University Student||1,000 won||1,200 won|
|Youth||800 won||1,000 won|
|Elementary Schooler (Child)||400 won||400 won|
※ You will be charged an additional basic fare 2 hours after using the card.
|Discount Type||User Type||Transit Fare||Remarks|
|Special Discount||- Seniors age 65 or older; - Veterans and other national heroes (Classes 1 ~ 7) and an individual accompanying veterans/national heroes of Class 1
- Victims of the May 18th Democratic Uprising and an individual accompanying them
-people with disabilities (Classes 1 ~ 3) and an individual accompanying them.
|Free||- Use the automatic ticket machine (which recognizes the user’s I.D., including the Resident Registration Cards (for seniors), Welfare Cards (for people with disabilities), and the National Hero Cards (for veterans and other heroes).|
|GroupDiscount||Students||Children (up to Grade 6)||320 won (20% off)||- For groups of 20 or more people traveling the same distance on the same distance (One guide/instructor leading every 20 students get a free pass). Group discount fares are issued in the form of receipts.|
|Teens (Grades 7 ~ 12)||700 won (30% off)|
|Teachers/Parents in company||960 won (20% off)|
|General||Adults (not students)||960 won (20% off)|
|This ticket can be used just once within 2 hours from the time the ticket is passed through the subway turnstile, regardless of the date of purchase (Ticket types: General, Discount, Free) A free ticket can be used only on the date of issuance|
|1. User Types:
- Seniors (age 65 or older);
- People with disabilities (Classes 1 ~ 3) and an individual accompanying them;
- Veterans and National Heroes (Classes 1 ~ 7) and an individual accompanying veterans or National Heroes of Class 1;
- Victims of the May 18th Democratic Uprising and an individual accompanying victims with disabilities of Class 1
- Independent fighters (“Patriots”) and their descendants, and an individual accompanying Patriots who require mobility assistance.
2. Special Discounts Available on:
Gwangju Metropolitan Transit System (Nokdong Station ~ Pyeongdong Station)
|1. Type of Traffic Card
These are Radio Frequency Traffic Cards. These traffic cards are divided into two types: Pre-payment and post-payment.
2. Up to how much can be charged?
Pre-payment Traffic Cards: 5,000 Won (min.) ~ 500,000 Won (max.), the minimum unit of charging is 1,000 won. You can recharge your card unless it is fully charged.
3. Issuance of Card
You can apply for a pre-paid traffic card registered in your name by visiting a bank or a card company affiliated with a traffic card company. Pre-paid traffic cards are issued at every subway station office, the Gwangju Metro and Maibi member stores.
4. Applied subway line section
Gwangju Metro (Nok-dong Station ~ Pyeong-dong Station)
1) This rule applies to those traveling as a group of 20 or more people to the same destination.
2) One person (leader) from the group may ask for a group passenger ticket.
- Student group
Student group refers to a group composed of more than 20 people including students and a teacher (or a student leader) to lead them for purposes related to studying or education.
- General Groups
General group refers to a group composed of more than 20 people who are not students or children and who are led by a person responsible for the group.
- Children Groups
Children Groups refer to a group of more than 20 children led by a teacher or a protector.
*Group Passenger Tickets
|Name||Design||Standard||Division||Sales and Supplements||Prices||Remarks|
|Han-pay Card||8.5 X 5.4cm. 8.5 X 5.4cm.||General card with real name registered||Kwangju Bank||4,000 won|
|University Student Card (with user name written)|
|General (without a user name written) Children’s Card (with user name written)|
|Bitgoeul Card||8.5 X 5.4cm.||General card with real name registered||Kwangju Bank||4,000 won|
|Student card with real name registered|
|General card without registered name||Gwangju Metropolitan Transit Corporation||4,000 won||Only general cards are on sale (no student cards are on sale).|
|Kookmin Card, Shinhan Card||8.5 X 5.4cm.||Credit cards that can be used as traffic card. (Post-payment)||Kookmin Bank, Shinhan Bank||Free||Credit card with signs saying “post-payment traffic cards, traffic cards, Seoul traffic cards” on the back|
|Mini Card||7.1 X 4.5cm.||General card without registered name, student card without registered name||Maibi Member Store||4,000 won|
|Accessory Card (Round/heart/ Rectangular: vertical types and horizontal types)||Differs according to the design of each card||General card without registered name, student card without registered name||Maibi Member Store||6,000 won|
Division in Charge : Transport & Construction Bureau Public Transport Division