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Transportation in the ParkThe forest, animals, and people are all happy in Seoul Grand Park.

Elephant-shaped train
Elephant-shaped train
Take an elephant-shaped train to Seoul Zoo

Operating

  • Operating Hours
    • Operating Hours of the Information Center
      • November to March: 09:00 - 17:00
      • February to October: 09:00 - 18:00
        - Saturday, Sunday and Holiday: 09:00~22:00 (The operating hours can be changed according to the condition of Seoul Land)
    • Operating Hours to the 1st station (entrance of Seoul Zoo)
      • November to April: 09:00 - 18:00
      • March to October: 09:00 - 19:00
        (The operating hours can be changed according to the condition of Seoul Zoo)
  • Section in service
    • Information Center>1st station Seoul Zoo(Botanical Garden, Forest Bathing), Theme Garden(Rose Garden, Children’s Zoo), National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Camp Site>2nd station Seoul Land>Information Center
  • Interval
    • Every 5 Minutes
  • Capacity
    • Adult standard 96
  • Method
    • Rotation
  • Fee
    • Adult(over 19 yrs) 1,500won, Youth(13 years to 18 years old) 1,000won, children(36 months to 12 years old) 1.000won
  • Inquiries
    • 02-3418-0996
Sky Lift
Sky Lift
Take the Sky Lift in Seoul Grand Park, enjoy the fun scenery and romantic views.

Operation Details

Line 1

Route :
Parking Lot, Subway Station, Fountain ↔ Entrance of Seoul Zoo (North Gate), Theme Garden (Rose Garden), Entrance of National Museum of Contemporary Art (Campsite), Main Gate of Seoul Land
Distance :
733m (One way)
How long :
It takes about 10 minutes. (One way)
Operating Hours :
Winter (November to March) - Weekdays 09:30 ~ 18:00
Summer (April to October) - Weekdays 09:00 ~ 19:00 / Weekend·Holidays 09:00 ~ 20:00
Operating way :
Round-trip

Line 2

Route :
The inside of the entrance of Seoul Zoo (North Gate) ↔ The border of the zoo (Tiger House, Ocean Hall, Bear House, Wolf House)
Distance :
977m (One way)
How long :
It takes about 15 minutes. (One way)
Operating Hours :
Winter (November to March) - Weekdays 09:30 ~ 17:30
Summer (April to October) - Weekdays 09:00 ~ 18:30 / Weekend·Holidays 09:00 ~ 19:00
Operating way :
Round-trip

Information

Inquiries :
Dongil Ropeway 02-504-5657
Homepage :
http://skylift.co.kr/
※ Operating hours and ticketing times are subject to change.
Cautions on Boarding :
Children under 3rd grade in elementary school, those who are not comfortable with their movements, and those who need a guardian, must have at least one guardian for boarding.
※ Boarding may be limited according to the judgment of the on-site safety manager.
Outside The Zoo : A-B Sention, B-A Sention. Inside The Zoo : C-D Sention, D-C Sention.

Fee

Line 1

Single Ride Ticket :
Single Ride Ticket is used on any one ride out of the four sections (two up-lift, two down-lift sections).
Double Ride Ticket :
Double Ride Ticket is used on any two rides out of the four sections.
If you want to take Line 2, you should purchase an admission ticket for Seoul Zoo and transfer to the lift.
One Day Ticket :
Purchase One Day Ticket for unlimited rides for the day.
Zoo Lift Package :
Zoo admission fee + Lift one time + Elephant-shaped train one time
Sky Lift Fee
Category Single Ride Ticket Double Ride Ticket One Day Ticket Zoo Lift Package
Adult(over 19 yrs.) 6,000 won 11,000 won 15,000 won 10,500 won
Youth(13 yrs to 18 yrs.) 4,500 won 8,000 won 11,000 won 7,000 won
Children(36 month to 12 yrs.) 4,000 won 7,000 won 10,000 won 6,000 won
Ticket Office
There are four ticket offices located at each platform.
Zoo lift package is available at General Information Ticket Office

Tips for an effective Sky Lift Trip

If you want to visit the zoo or the botanical garden
Since the zoological and the botanical gardens are large and far from the subway station, it is convenient to take Sky Lift at the starting point by buying a Double Ride Ticket.>Get on Lift Line 1>Get off at North Gate of Seoul Zoo>Buy admission ticket for Seoul Zoo and enter the zoo>Get on Lift 2>Get off at Tiger House/ Wolf House/ Ocean Hall then go down the hill
If you want to visit Seoul Land
Buy ticket at the starting point around the parking lot and the fountain and Get on the Lift>Get off at the entrance to Seoul Zoo and Art Museum>Walk for 2 or 3 minutes>Arrive at Seoul Land (You can buy a Double Ride Ticket for a round trip)
If you want to visit the National Museum of Contemporary Art, Rose Garden, Campsite
Buy ticket at the starting point around the parking lot and the fountain (Single Ride Ticket for one way, Double Ride Ticket for round trip)>Get on the Lift>Get off at Art Museum/ Rose Garden/ Youth Training Center>Destination (When going back, follow the above route in reverse)
If you want to go back home after visiting Seoul Zoo (to the parking lot, subway station, the fountain)
Buy a Double Ride Ticket at the ticket office in front of Tiger House/ Wolf House>Get on Lift Line 2>Get off at the north gate of the zoo>Transfer to Lift Line 1>Get off at the station around the parking lot, the fountain, subway station
If you want to go back home after visiting Seoul Zoo (on foot), Art Museum, Rose Garden
Buy a ticket at the ticket office at North Gate of Seoul Zoo (external)>Get on the Lift>Get off at the station around the parking lot, the fountain, subway station
Free Shuttle Bus
Free Shuttle Bus Service
It operates a shuttle bus on a non-regular basis for zoo transportation convenience

Information

  • Boarding Guide
    • Fee: Free
    • Service Hours: 10:00-12:00, 13:00-18:00 (First Shuttle 10 AM, Last Shuttle 6 PM)
    • No service during lunch time at 12:30
      • Please note that, for safety reasons, the service will not be provided during weekends and national holidays of peak session (April-June, Sept-Oct).
      • Service may be discontinued due to electrical inspections.
      • Operating intervals are subject to change.
  • Interval: Every 30 Minutes
    • Interval duration may be adjusted if needed.
  • Departure Route
    • Departs from the main station and circles around 7 stops over a total of 2.5 km
    • Route
      • ① 1st African Pavilion (Departure Location)>② Greenhouse Botanical Garden/3rd Africa Pavilion Station> ③ Oriental Pavilion>④ Carnivore Enclosure/Wolf & Fox Enclosure>⑤ South America Pavilion>⑥ Tropical Birds Hall>⑦ Large Herbivores Pavilion Station
      • Visitors wishing to tour the Ape Pavilion are recommended to walk, as the shuttle bus does not stop at stations close to the zoo’s entrance
  • Notice for Using Shuttle Bus
    • The shuttle bus can only be boarded at official bus stations.
    • Please fold strollers before boarding the shuttle bus.
    • It is not possible to board at the last station, ⑦ Large Herbivores Pavilion Station.
      • All passengers must get off at the last station as the shuttle bus will not operate anymore.
  • Inquiries
    • 02-500-7378,7335