Introduction

Following the Korean War, refugees who fled to Busan set up stalls in order to make a living, and this was the beginning of the Gukje Market (gukje meaning "international" in Korean).
The Gukje Market is one of Korea’s largest markets; each alleyway is crowded with stalls, and it connects to Bupyeong Market, Kkangtong Market, and other smaller markets.
The market stocks such a wide variety of goods, that you can find almost everything you need right here.

 

Address: 

Sinchang-dong 4-ga, Jung-gu, Busan[Google Map]

 

Inquiries: 

• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)

• For more info: +82-51-245-7389

 

 

Homepage: 

tour.busan.go.kr (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)

 

 

Transportation

 

[Subway]
Jagalchi Station (Busan Subway Line 1), Exit 7.
- Go 30m, turn left, and
walk straight 5min to arrive at the market.

 

 

Additional Info

 

tel: +82-51-245-7389

zipcode: 48946

opendateshopping: 1948

opentime: 09:00-20:00

parkingshopping: Public parking lot available

restdateshopping: 1st & 3rd Sundays

saleitem: Machinery, electronics, kitchen appliances, clothing, food, agricultural products, fish, dairy goods, Industrial products and more

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