Participating towns and cities

South KoreaSeoul, South Korea

10.236.408 inhabitants
Yoonjin Cho
15, Deoksugung-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul, 04515, South Korea
(++82) 2 2133 3619
Seoul already registered 5x for EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK in: 2017 2016 2015 2009 2008

Participation 2017

Activities within the week Activities within the week

Seoul organises activities during EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK 2017, taking into account the annual 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

Car-free day Car-free day

Seoul carries out a Car-Free Day 2017 and closes off one or more streets to traffic, and opens it to pedestrians, cyclists and public transport.

Zone opened to residents on Car-Free Day:
1. Sejong Daero (From Gwanghwamun Gate to Sungnyemun Gate, 1.7km)
2. Jamsu Bridge (0.9km)