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[Visit Han River] Discover Banpo Moonlight Rainbow Fountain: Operating Schedule, Show Times, Location, Banpo Bridge/Jamsu Bridge

Banpo Moonlight Rainbow Fountain
Seoul City Official Website

The Banpo Bridge Moonlight Rainbow Fountain, also known as the Jamsu Bridge Moonlight Rainbow Fountain, is registered in the Guinness World Records as “the world’s longest bridge fountain.” The Moonlight Rainbow Fountain operates only from April to October, with fountain shows running five times a day during the off-peak season and six times during the peak season. Each show lasts for 20 minutes, so it’s a good idea to check the schedule before your visit.

Banpo Moonlight Rainbow Fountain Information

Banpo Moonlight Rainbow Fountain

The Banpo Moonlight Rainbow Fountain, recognized as the world’s longest bridge fountain, was registered in the Guinness World Records in 2008. It spans 1,140 meters (570m × 2) and reaches a height of 20 meters. With a total of 380 nozzles, it pumps up 190 tons of Han River water per minute, creating a spectacular nighttime display with colorful lights and diverse music.

  • Address: 647, Banpo-dong, Seocho-gu
  • Operating Period: April to October (Peak season: July to August)
  • Operating Hours: Each session lasts 20 minutes. Open year-round.
    Off-peak season (April to June/September to October): 12:00 PM, 7:30 PM, 8:00 PM, 8:30 PM, 9:00 PM
    Peak season(July to August) : 12:00 PM, 7:30 PM, 8:00 PM, 8:30 PM, 9:00 PM, 9:30 PM
  • Admission: Free
  • Contact Information
    Fountain Operation Office: 02-3780-0578
    Banpo Information Center: 02-3780-0541~4
    Infrastructure Department: 02-3780-0652

Directions to Banpo Moonlight Rainbow Fountain

To visit the Banpo Moonlight Rainbow Fountain, you can head to either the Banpo Bridge or the Jamsu Bridge. The first floor of the Banpo Bridge is known as the Jamsu Bridge. From May 12, 2024, to June 24, 2024, every Sunday, the Jamsu Bridge will be transformed into a pedestrian-only zone for the “Car-Free Jamsu Bridge Walking Festival.”

Category Routes Stops

143, 401, 406, N75 Banpodaegyo Bridge South, Hangang Park Entrance
♦ Line 4 Dongjak Station Exit 1,2 (15-minute walk to Han River)
♦ Line 9 Sinbanpo Station Exit 1 (15-minute walk to Han River)
♦ Line 7 Express Bus Terminal Exit 8-1,8-2 (10-minute walk to Han River)