The great thing about taxis in Korea is that they are affordable!

While taxis are definitely not recommended for intercity travel because buses are much less expensive (think $10 USD versus $120 USD), they are perfect for making your way around town.

Here are a few useful phrases in Korean from Jill, an Enlish teacher in Daegu, Korea. She begins with general greetings and then explains some basic directional phrases.

view from a taxi window in Daegu, South Korea