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Practical Information for the WIPO Arbitration Workshop, October 10-11, 2013, KCCI, Seoul


Korean Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI)
45 4ga Namdaemnro, Jung-gu
Seoul 100-743
(10-15 minutes walk from Seoul Station)
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The workshop will take place at KCCI Building in the Central Business District (CBD) of Seoul, right across the street from Namdaemun also called the Sungnyemum, the South Gate of Seoul’s City Wall during the Joseon Dynasty. The venue is about 10-15 minutes’ walk from Seoul Station and City Hall Station. The conference halls are located on the B2 floor of the KCCI building.

Hotel Accommodation in the vicinity of downtown Seoul

Participants at events organized by the WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center are expected to make their own travel and accommodation arrangements. The following hotels are among the closest to KCCI. View their location.

Additional information on accommodation in Seoul may be found at Hotels in Seoul

Westin Chosun Seoul
Reservation Form
87 Sogong-dong, Jung-gu, Seoul 100-070 Korea
T +82 2 771 0500
Hotel Ratings 5star
Directions: Subway Line No. 2 Uljiro 1 (il) ga Station (Green Line) (Exit Gate #7)
Plaza Hotel
119 Sogong-ro, Jung-gu, Seoul 100-864 Korea
T +82 2 771 2200
Hotel Ratings 5star
Directions: Subway Line 2, City Hall Station (Line 1 or 2) (Exit #6)
Lotto Hotel
30 Eulji-ro, Jung-gu, Seoul 100-721 Korea
T +82 2 771 2200
Hotel Ratings 5star
Directions: Subway Line 2, City Hall Station (Exit #9)
Ramada Hotel and Suites, Seoul Namdaemun (Conference Main Hotel)
151 Soonhwa-dong, Jung-gu, Seoul 100-130 Korea
T +82 2 2119 8900 F +82 2 2119 8989
Hotel Ratings 4star
Directions: Subway Line 2, City Hall Station (Exit #9)
Ramada Seoul Dongdaemun Hotel
275-3 Euljiro-5ga, Jung-gu, Seoul 100-130, Korea
T +82 2 2276 3500 F 82 2 2277 3535
Hotel Ratings 4star
Directions: Subway Lines 2,4 & 5, Dongdaemun History & Culture Park Station (Exit #7)
Fraser Place Central Seoul
Tongil-ro (Euljiro1-ga), Jung-gu, Seoul
T +82 2 2220 8000 F +82 2 2220 8208
Hotel Ratings 4star
Directions: Subway City Hall Station (Line 1*2, Exit #10)
Vabien Suites
32-2 Euljiro 1-ga, jung-gu, Seoul 100-783, Korea)
T +82 2 2076 9000 F 82 2 2076 9880
Hotel Ratings 4star
Directions: Subway Line 5, Seodaemun Station (Exit #6)
Uljiro Co-op Residence
32, Euljiro 6-ga, Jung-gu, Seoul, Korea
T +82 2 2269 8411 F +82 2 2269 4209
Hotel Ratings 2halfstar
Directions: Subway Lines 2, 4 & 5, Dongdaemun History & Culture Park Station (Exit #12)


Transportation - Getting there

From Incheon International Airport to Seoul Stationplane

1. Non-stop AREX Express Train (estimated time: 43mins, 1 to 2 departures per hour, last departure 21:30

2. Commuter or All-Stop Train with 10 subway stations stops (estimated time: 53mins, 4 to 9 departures per hour

3.bus Airport buses run from Incheon International Airport to most parts of Seoul. Inquiries on arrival at the Airport Information Desk or call +82-032-741-6400 before arriving in Korea. Night buses (22:30 – 05:50) are available, but hours vary depending on flight schedules.

4.busTaxi - from various parts of Seoul:

1) Subway Lines No. 1 or No. 4 to Seoul Station

2) Subway Lines No. 1 or No. 2 to City Hall Station

Leaving Seoul

Please note that visitors leaving the Republic of Korea can now conveniently take care of airline check-in and departure procedures from downtown Seoul. Check-in services are offered at the KORAIL Airport Railroad Seoul Station & Terminal (KARST) located within Seoul Station (Subway Lines 1 and at City Airport, Logis & Travel, Korea (CALT), located near Samseong Station (Subway Line 2). KARST provides early check-in services for international passengers of Korean Air, Asiana Airlines, and Jeju Air.

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