Taxi

General Taxi

For destinations unreachable via bus or subway or simply for speedy and comfortable transportation, Incheon also has many cabs providing a 24-hour service to the public. The fare is relatively cheap, with a base rate of KRW3,000 for the first two kilometers, and an additional KRW100 for each 35 seconds if the distance is less than 15km and KRW100 for each 144meters traveled there-after. There is a night charge between midnight and four o’clock in the morning, or when crossing regional boundaries, which may amount to 20% of the metered fare. Also, passengers are responsible for toll gate fares, Thee is no tipping custom in Korea. If you need to call a taxi, please call Incheon Michuhol Call Center 120 and press 9 for assistance.

Deluxe (Mobeom) Taxi

These taxis are slightly larger vehicles than standard taxis, and are usually black. They operate around the metropolitan area and are much more expensive. The basic fare starts from KRW5,000 for the first three kilometers, and additional KRW200 for each 164meters and KRW200 for each 40 seconds traveled thereafter. There is no surcharge applied for night time or region-crossing.

Van Taxi

These taxis are big enough to carry up to 9 people, and can be very convenient when you have many pieces of baggage. You can usually find van taxis around airport, bus terminal and train station areas. The basic fare starts from KRW5,000 for the first three kilometers, and additional KRW200 for each 168meters and KRW200 for each 41 seconds traveled thereafter.