Contact & Activities

Participating city

10.236.408 inhabitants

Local contact

Yoonjin Cho
15, Deoksugung-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul, 04515, South Korea
++82 2 2133 3619

Participation 2017

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Aug. 24: Announcement of 2017 Car-Free Day in Seoul
Sept. 19: Close public parking lots and provide free public transportation during commuting hours to encourage citizens to use public tranposrtation
Sept. 20~21: Organize a campaign to discourage use of private vehicles
Sept. 22: Shut down city owned parking lots; Day 1 of Seoul Bike Festival
Sept. 23: Day 2 of Seoul Bike Festival
Sept. 24: Seoul Car Free Day
Carrying out a Car-Free Day event by closing one or more streets to traffic, and opening it to pedestrians, cyclists and public transport. This should preferably happen on 22 September to mark your town or city as part of World Car-Free Day.
Zone opened to residents on Car-Free Day:
1. Sejong Daero (From Gwanghwamun Gate to Sungnyemun Gate, 1.7km)
2. Jamsu Bridge (0.9km)