INCHEON Airport Terminal 1

Incheon Terminal 1 used to be the main terminal in Incheon Airport prior the opening in 2018 of Terminal 2.  

 

It is provided with 44 boarding ports, 120 arrival passport inspection counters, 50 customs inspection ports, more than 252 check-in counters and 120 departure passport inspection counters. Terminal 1 counts with an automatic check-in counter available to all passengers that travel with Asiana Airlines, China Southern and Korean Air.

 

 

Transfer between terminals

You can transfer between Terminal 1 and Terminal 2 by the Airport Express, which stands for the rail link connecting both terminals. The fare for transferring from a terminal to other is KRW 600.00. Tickets can be purchased at the AREX station of both Terminal 1 and Terminal 2.

 

On the other hand, it is possible to take the free shuttle bus, which connects Terminal 1 to Terminal 2 and Terminal 2 to Terminal 1. It departs every 5 minutes. Total journey is about 15 up to 20 minutes. Stops: Terminal 1: Gate 8, third level. Terminal 2: Between Gate 4 and 5, third floor.

 

 

Concourses

Incheon Airport Terminal 1 has a passenger concourse since 2008. It is also called the Satellite Terminal or Concourse A.

International airlines just depart and arrive from this concourse. At the third level, the Concourse is divided into the West Wing (housing boarding gates 119 to 132) and East Wing (including gates 115 to 101).

The Concourse is equipped with 30 boarding gates and six airport lounges.

 

 

Transfer between Terminal 1 and the Concourse

Passengers may transfer through the parallel underground passageways by the IATs, the Intra Airport Transit, departing at level B1.

 

 

Services

Concourse A is equipped with a wide range of services, including currency exchange services, business lounges, food, drink and retail concessions, luggage storage, beauty salon, sauna and spa, kid’s playrooms, nursery, smoking rooms, medical services and pharmacies.

 

 

Levels

Incheon Airport Terminal 1 is a four-level facility distributed as follows:

-First level: The Arrivals level. It is home of the International Arrivals A – F and the check-in counters A – M. Services available: Currency exchange, dressing room, meeting point, baggage carousels, immigration desk and transfer desk. 

 

-Second level: This level serves as a gateway for B – G gates and grants access to boarding gates 1 to 50. From this level you can also access to the Concourse A / Satellite Terminal.

 

-Third level: The Departures level, including check-in facilities A – M and the following amenities: Information counters, currency exchanges and a large concession offer.

 

-Fourth level: Find in this level the Airlines lounges plus the transfer desks. Other services available: Currency exchange and prayer rooms.

 

 

Airlines

See in the following link the airlines operating in Incheon Terminal 1.
Airlines in Terminal 1

 

 

Airport lounges

See attached below the airport lounges available at Incheon Airport Terminal 1:

 

-Asiana Business Lounge: Find it in the Airside, in the West Wing, close to Gate 28 at the fourth level. Services available: Showers, TV, Free Wi-Fi connection, press and conference rooms. Opening hours: Daily, from 05:00 am to 00:00 pm.

 

-Matina Lounge: Location: Airside, in the East Wing, opposite Gate 11, fourth level. Services available: Showers, Free Wi-Fi connection, press, among others. Opening hours: Daily, from 07:00 am to 21:00 pm.

 

-Matina Lounge: Location: Airside, in the West Wing, opposite Gate 43, fourth level. Services available: Showers, Free Wi-Fi connection, press, among others. Opening hours: Daily, from 07:00 am to 21:00 pm.

 

-Sky Hub Lounge: Location: Airside, East Wing, opposite Gate 11, fourth level. Services available: Free Wi-Fi connection, TV, press, among others. Opening hours: Daily, from 07:00 am to 21:30 pm, 22:00 pm to 06:00 am.

 

-Sky Hub Lounge: Location: Airside, West Wing, opposite Gate 42, fourth level. Services available: Free Wi-Fi connection, TV, press, among others. Opening hours: Daily, from 07:00 am to 22:00 pm.

 

Terminal 1 Concourse A:

 

-KAL Lounge: Location: Airside, East Side of Concourse A, fourth level. In order to get to the lounge, you should take the Starline at the terminal basement. Services available: Free Wi-Fi connection, TV, press, among others. Opening hours: Daily, from 06:30 am to 23:30 pm.

 

-Sky Hub Lounge: Location: Airside, East Side of Concourse A, fourth level. In order to get to the lounge, you should take the Starline at the terminal basement. Services available: Free Wi-Fi connection, TV, press, Conference rooms, among others. Opening hours: Daily, from 07:00 am to 21:30 pm.