The ‘Hangang River Bus’, a new means of public transportation that connects major points in Seoul along the Han River waterway, will begin operation in October. It will first be operated in areas with high demand for public transportation and tourism, and will be verified as a means of commuting to work and tourism, before pursuing a phased expansion. The Seoul Metropolitan Government announced on the 1st that it will begin operating the Hangang River Bus, a water bus that travels to and from the city via the Han River, starting in October. Its characteristic is that it allows you to travel without traffic jams compared to land vehicles with complex routes. The goal is to travel from Jamsil to Yeouido in 30 minutes .It runs one-way up and down from 7 docks between Magok and Jamsil 68 times a day at 15-minute intervals during rush hour. Eight eco-friendly hybrid ships that emit 48% less carbon dioxide than diesel engines will be introduced. It is 35m long and 9.5m wide and can accommodate up to 199 people at a time. The average speed is 17 knots (31.5 km per hour) and the maximum speed is 20 knots (37 km per hour).The one-way fare is 3,000 won, and you can take unlimited rides with the Gifu Dong Card. The city held a press conference that day and announced specific plans, including routes, timetables, and fares.
The docks will be built in seven locations, including Magok, Mangwon, Yeouido, Jamwon, Oksu, Ttukseom, and Jamsil. The characteristics and demands of each hinterland area, including residential, business, commercial, and tourism areas, public transportation connections, accessibility to interchanges and parking lots, and water depth were taken into consideration. The Gimpo-Seoul section, which was mentioned as a likely route, will be promoted in stages in consultation with Gimpo City after next year to improve accessibility. It is a one-way operation divided into upbound (Magog → Jamsil) and downbound (Jamsil → Magog).Hours are 6:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. on weekdays (68 flights), and 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. (48 flights) on weekends and public holidays. The intervals are 15 minutes during weekday rush hour from 6:30 to 9:00 a.m. and 6:00 to 8:30 p.m., and at 30-minute intervals during other times and on weekends and public holidays .The express route that only stops at Magok, Yeouido, and Jamsil operates 16 times during rush hours. The express train from 카지노사이트킹 Magok to Jamsil travels in 54 minutes, 21 minutes less than the regular route (75 minutes).