The UNIST is located in a suburb of Ulsan. The city of Ulsan is located 200 miles south of Seoul and 40 miles North of Busan.
Directions to UNIST inside Ulsan (www.unist.ac.kr/about-unist/directions/road/)
For international participants, there are two ways to get to enter Ulsan by airplane.
▣ Transportation Guide to UNIST
▶ From Incheon International Airport
Once you arrive at Incheon International Airport, you have the option of arriving to UNIST (Ulsan) by one of the following
■ option 1. Bullet Train (strongly recommended) link
■ option 2. Limousine(intercity) Bus link
▶ From Busan(Gimhae) International Airport
■ option. Limousine(intercity) Bus link
▣ Ulsan Transportation
The bus is the most popular public transpotation method in Ulsan. Traffic cards are highly recommended for your convenicence. Main roads have monitors at bus stops showing when the next bus will come.
Taxis are quite cheap in Korea. The basic charge is KRW 2,800 for the first 2kilomters. A surplus charge is applied after midnight. If you can speak a few Korean words or show the driver you destination, he or she will take you to the right place. Popular destinations are usually understandable, although you may have to try pronouncing it a couple of times before you are understood.
Taking the train is more option when you are travelling to Seoul. To use the KTX, Korea's bullet express train, you should go to ulsan train station. The travel time from ulsan to seoul is 2hrs and 20mins. / http://korail.com / Ulsan station ☎ 1544-7788
▣ Express & Intercity Bus Terminal
▶ Bus fares
▶ Bus routes to UNIST campus
Express and Intercity Bus Terminals are next to the Lotte department store in Samsan-dong. The express terminal is for mist long-distance destinations, including Seoul, Daejeon and Kwangju. The intercity bus terminal has buses to Busan, Daegu, Incheon International Airport, and other cities. Ulsan Express Terminal ☎ 052-257-4114