General information about Seoul
CountryKorea, Republic of
Region Seoul 11
Population10,349,312
Visitors/year8,826,200
Time ZoneAsia/Seoul
Cost of living in Seoul, USD/month
ExpensesMin.Med.
Accommodation $497 $682
Food $330 $468
Transportation $40 $108
Communications and utilities $74 $107
Clothing $27 $98
Sports and leisure $32 $95
Accommodation in Seoul, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre$497
Shared room in city centre$681
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre$514
1 bedroom apartment in city centre$777
Coordinates of Seoul
Time ZoneAsia/Seoul
GMT +9
DST +9
Latitude37.566000000
Longitude126.978400000
Elevation (STRM3)38 m.

Popular places and attractions of Seoul

Кёнбоккун (경복궁) Hanyang
Кёнбоккун (경복궁)
Palace
9.3
D MUSEUM (디뮤지엄) Hanyang
D MUSEUM (디뮤지엄)
Art Gallery
9.2
National Museum of Korea (국립중앙박물관) Hanyang
National Museum of Korea (국립중앙박물관)
Museum
9.2
N Seoul Tower (N서울타워) Hanyang
N Seoul Tower (N서울타워)
Scenic Lookout
9.1
Changgyeonggung (창경궁) Hanyang
Changgyeonggung (창경궁)
Palace
9.1
Dongdaemun Design Plaza (동대문디자인플라자) Hanyang
Dongdaemun Design Plaza (동대문디자인플라자)
Entertainment
9.1
Gwanghwamun Square (광화문광장) Hanyang
Gwanghwamun Square (광화문광장)
Plaza
9.1
Changdeokgung (창덕궁) Hanyang
Changdeokgung (창덕궁)
Palace
9.1
Rating9.1 / 10 (633 reviews)
Address South Korea, Seoul, 종로구 율곡로 99, 03072
Neighborhood종로1.2.3.4가동
Websitehttp://www.cha.go.kr
Phone+82 1600-0064
Details
Namsangol Hanok Village (남산골한옥마을) Hanyang
Namsangol Hanok Village (남산골한옥마을)
Historic Site
9.0
Bukak Palgakjeong (북악스카이웨이 팔각정) Hanyang
Bukak Palgakjeong (북악스카이웨이 팔각정)
Scenic Lookout
8.9
Seoul Plaza (서울광장) Hanyang
Seoul Plaza (서울광장)
Plaza
8.9
Deoksugung (덕수궁) Hanyang
Deoksugung (덕수궁)
Palace
8.9
Seoul Arts Center Concert Hall (예술의전당 콘서트홀) Hanyang
Seoul Arts Center Concert Hall (예술의전당 콘서트홀)
Concert Hall
8.8
SEOUL SKY (SEOUL SKY Lotte Tower) Hanyang
SEOUL SKY (SEOUL SKY Lotte Tower)
Scenic Lookout
8.7
The War Memorial of Korea (전쟁기념관) Hanyang
The War Memorial of Korea (전쟁기념관)
Museum
8.7
Unhyeongung (운현궁) Hanyang
Unhyeongung (운현궁)
Historic Site
8.7
Olympic Swimming Pool (올림픽수영장) Hanyang
Olympic Swimming Pool (올림픽수영장)
Pool
8.4
Rating8.4 / 10 (51 reviews)
Address South Korea, Seoul, 송파구 올림픽로 424, 05540
Neighborhood송파구, 서울특별시, 서울특별시
Websitehttp://sports.ksponco.or.kr
Phone+82 2-410-1624
Details
모펀게임센터 Hanyang
모펀게임센터
Arcade
7.9
The Shilla Duty Free Shop (신라면세점) Hanyang
The Shilla Duty Free Shop (신라면세점)
Duty-free
7.8
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Parks, gardens and green spaces in Seoul

Lotte World Adventure (롯데월드 어드벤처) Hanyang
Lotte World Adventure (롯데월드 어드벤처)
Theme Park
7.9
Nanji Hangang Park (난지한강공원) Hanyang
Nanji Hangang Park (난지한강공원)
Park
8.7
Olympic Park (올림픽공원) Hanyang
Olympic Park (올림픽공원)
Park
9.6
Namsan Walking Trail (남산산책로) Hanyang
Namsan Walking Trail (남산산책로)
Trail
9.6
Yangjaechun Trails (양재천 산책로) Hanyang
Yangjaechun Trails (양재천 산책로)
Trail
9.5
Banpo Hangang Park (반포한강공원) Hanyang
Banpo Hangang Park (반포한강공원)
Park
9.5
Yeouido Hangang Park (여의도한강공원) Hanyang
Yeouido Hangang Park (여의도한강공원)
Park
9.5
Naksan Park (낙산공원) Hanyang
Naksan Park (낙산공원)
Park
9.4
Yeouido Park (여의도공원) Hanyang
Yeouido Park (여의도공원)
Park
9.4
Gyeongui Line Forest Park (경의선숲길공원) Hanyang
Gyeongui Line Forest Park (경의선숲길공원)
Park
9.3
Namsan Park (남산공원) Hanyang
Namsan Park (남산공원)
Park
9.3
Seonyudo Park (선유도공원) Hanyang
Seonyudo Park (선유도공원)
Park
9.3
Jamwon Hangang Park (잠원한강공원) Hanyang
Jamwon Hangang Park (잠원한강공원)
Park
9.3
Jamsil Hangang Park (잠실한강공원) Hanyang
Jamsil Hangang Park (잠실한강공원)
Park
9.3
Boramae Park (보라매공원) Hanyang
Boramae Park (보라매공원)
Park
9.2
Ttukseom Hangang Park (뚝섬한강공원) Hanyang
Ttukseom Hangang Park (뚝섬한강공원)
Park
9.2
Dream Forest (북서울꿈의숲) Hanyang
Dream Forest (북서울꿈의숲)
Park
9.2
Mangwon Hangang Park (망원한강공원) Hanyang
Mangwon Hangang Park (망원한강공원)
Park
9.2
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Cost of living and prices in Seoul

Restaurants

Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 4.9 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 28.2 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 4.2 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 2.1 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 3.5 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 1.0 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 0.6 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 3.3 USD

Markets

Food Water 1.5 liters 0.8 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 2.4 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 2.4 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 1.8 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 2.0 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 1.5 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 3.1 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 2.5 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 3.8 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 16.0 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 5.8 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 5.6 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 3.7 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 4.8 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 14.1 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1.6 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 2.4 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 3.2 USD

Transportation

Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 0.9 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 40.5 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 2.1 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 0.8 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 7.2 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 1.0 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 23,698.5 USD

Entertainment

Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 50.8 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 8.1 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 7.0 USD

Goods

Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 52.0 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 37.7 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 69.3 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 106.7 USD

Accommodation

Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 777.3 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 514.7 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 2,065.8 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 1,507.1 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 143.2 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0.1 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 18.9 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 9,679.8 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 4,654.3 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 1,694.2 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 3.0 %
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Seoul

SeasonAutumnWinterSpringSummer
MonthSepOctNovDecJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugyear
Average high°C2518103039162226272816
Average temperature°C211570-205121722252512
Average low°C17103-2-6-317121721228
RainDays108964481010131815115
SnowDays00268630000025
FogDays222624262522262224262523291
ThunderstormsDays1100000111229
Average precipitationMm.12040402020203070701102602101010
Wind speedKm/h644912121212129669
Day LengthHours13121110101112141515151413
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Location on map - Hanyang

Location on map - Hanyang

Seoul - Closest airports

Cities in South Korea

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CountryRegionCityPopulationCostsLive qualityClimateSafety
 Month   
 Korea, Republic ofSeoulHanyang10,349,3121251 USD7.36.98.5
 Korea, Republic ofDaejeonDaejeon1,475,221
 Korea, Republic ofBusanBusan3,678,555887 USD9.05.99.0
 Korea, Republic ofDaeguDaegu2,566,540
 Korea, Republic ofGwangjuGwangju1,416,938