Suwon hosted three first round matches and one
second round game.
2002 World Cup Match Reports.
Wednesday, 5th June:
United States vs Portugal
Tuesday, 11th June:
Senegal vs Uruguay (3:3)
Thursday, 13th June:
Costa Rica vs Brazil
Sunday, 16th June:
Spain vs Ireland (1:1 aet - 3:2 pens)
Getting to the Stadium
Suwon Stadium is about four kilometres from Suwon Station.
The journey to the stadium can made by bus (2, 13-2, 720).
Located in the mid-southern area of Gyeonggi Province, Suwon is
said to be Korea's first planned city.
During the Joseon Dynasty in the 18th century, King Jeongjo decided to
move the royal court from Seoul to Suwon to be closer to the tomb of his father, Prince
Built to relocate King Jeongjo's entourage, the Hwaseong Fortress has
been singled out by the UNESCO World Heritage Committee as one of the most outstanding
examples of military architecture built in the 18th century.
If you're flying into Seoul, there's a regular airport limousine bus,
direct to Suwon.
Buses leave Seoul (Jamsil) every ten minutes or so.
Most trains leaving Seoul, in the direction of the Youngnam and Honam
Railway Lines, stop at Suwon. The journey takes about half an hour.
Find hotels in Suwon with special online rates.
Suwon Budget Accommodation
Budget travellers may want to try the Hwa
Seong Guest House or Suwon
Matches in Korea.
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