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OSAN CURFEW POLICY | DOWNTOWN RULES
OSAN CURFEW POLICY
51fw COMMANDER CURFEW POLICY ALL PERSONNEL MUST BE ON BASE OR
IN THEIR HOTEL BY 2400 SUN-THURS 0200 FRI-SAT & HOLIDAYS. DO NOT VIOLATE
POLICY YOU WILL BE DETAINED.
DOWNTOWN RULES
Korean Law prohibits the display of an open container of alcohol. While visiting the night club
scene in the local area, it is wise to remain indoors until you have finished all beverages.
There are several off-limits areas you need to be aware of while visiting and serving here at
Osan...(i.e. Korean Pharmacies, soju tent, barber shops, massage parlors, steam bath, and
houses of postitution) Fora complete list consult the Town Patrol personnel at the main gate.
The installation commander at Osan has an established and enforced curfew policy, in essence
it means Mon---Thurs you must be on base or in your hotel by the established curfew time of
2400, Fri-Sat and holidays the curfew is extended until 0200. Don't become a curfew casualty,
check with the Security Forces personnel on duty prior to departing Osan Air Base.
Most importantly.... while downtown, have a good time. There are numerous exceptional
restaurants and entertainement locations throughout the downtown area.
Explore......Enjoy.....Remember your Wingman!
Military information2       
AAFES Facilities                                                              

        -Osan Locations

              Osan AB Lodging

              Location: Osan Inn, Bldg 771
              Reservations: DSN 784-1844/4597 or Korea 0333-661-1844/4597
              Information: DSN 784-4672
             Temporary Ration Control Cards available at these two locations:
             Duty Hours: Report to Bldg 936, Rm 210, Pass & I.D. Section
             After Duty Hours: Report to the Osan Inn, Bldg 771, Lodging Front Desk

        Songtan Hotels 
              On Base dial 99-
              Within Korea (except Songtan area) dial 0333-
              Victoria Hotel: 666-3865/663-2121   make reservations via e-mail : victo5@yahoo.co.kr
              Chun Il Hotel: 666-2367
    Crown Hotel: 666-4748
    Dae Hung Hotel: 666-3337
    Korea Hotel: 62-3926/3927
    New Seoul Hotel: 666-5889
    Newtown Hotel: 666-8611
    Osan Hotel: 64-8960
    Pacific Hotel: 666-3428
    Phoenix Hotel: 62-1764
    Prince Hotel: 665-4551
    Rose Hotel: 666-4724   
             Note: Prices for these hotels average $35-40 a night for a single occupancy room,
                        $50 for a double.
           Seoul Armed Forces and Air Force Hotels
 Dragon Hill Lodge
 Yongsan Army Post, Seoul
 Reservations: DSN 738-2222 or Korea (02) 790-0016
 Fax: Korea (02) 790-1576 or from USA 011-82-2-790-1576

Seoul House
Sodaemun-gu, Seoul
Reservations: DSN 723-6159/6009 or Korea (02) 363-3491
Information: DSN 723-6151


AFKN Radio Broadcast Frequencies

American Forces Korea Network
 

LOCATION

AM 

FM 

Camp Ames

 

96.1

Cheju-do

1512

 

Chinhae

1512

88.5

Camp Page

1044

88.5

Kotar Range

1512

 

Kunsan AB

1440

88.5

Kwangju AB

 

99.9

Munsan

576

88.5

Osan AB

1359

88.5

Pohang

1512

 

Pusan

783

88.1

Pyongtaek (Cp Humphreys)

1440

88.3

Seoul

549

102.7

Taejon

 

96.1

Taegu (Cp Walker)

585

99.3

Tongduchon (Cp Casey)

1197

88.3

Uijongbu (Cp Red Cloud)

1161

88.5

Waegan

1440

 

Wonju

1440

90.3


Commissary

                                                              Osan Commissary : Hours of Operation
        
                                                                      Sun......0930-1800
                                                                      Mon....Closed
                                                                      Tue.....1100-1900
                                                                      Wed....1100-1830
                                                                      Thu.....1030-1900
                                                                      Fri.......1030-1830
                                                                      Sat......0930-1800
                                                 Holidays Closed as Scheduled  Tel: 784-4403/4496
 
 
 
                                                               Other Military Commissaries in Korea
 
                                                             Camp Carroll, Tel: 764-7937
                                                             Camp Casey,  Tel: 730-4454
                                                             Camp Edwards, Tel: 734-5911
                                                             Camp Humphreys, Tel: 753-6711/6713
                                                             Camp Page, Tel: 721-5760
                                                             Camp Stanley, Tel: 732-5513
                                                             Chinhae, Tel: 762-5405
                                                             Hannam Village, Tel: 723-3892
                                                             Kunsan Air Base, Tel: 782-4144/5437
                                                             Pusan, Tel: 763-3587
                                                             Taegu, Tel: 764-4801
                                                             Yongsan, Tel: 736-3301


Education

     

                       DoDDS Schools

                       Osan American Elementary School (K-6th)
                       Location: Bldg 251
                       Tel: 784-6912/4803

                       Osan American High School (7th-12th)
                       WWW:
Osan American High School Location: Bldg 471 (across from Popeye's)
                       Tel: 784-9097

                  

                       Education Office

             Location: Bldg 789  
             Tel: 784-4220/5475

 

                       Colleges or Universities

                       Central Texas College
                       WWW:
Central Texas College - Pacific Far East Campus Location: Bldg 789
                       Tel: 784-5681

                       PALS - Pacific Command Academic Library Steering Committee

                       Troy State University
                       Location: Bldg 788
                       Tel: 784-5664

                       University of Maryland
                       WWW:
University of Maryland - Asian Division
                       Location: Bldg 789
                       Tel: 784-6786

                       University of Oklahoma
                       Location: Bldg 788
                       Tel: 784-4406

                       Preschool
             Services Squadron's Dong Sim Preschool
             Location: Bldg 750
             Tel: 784-6830
 
                       Private Schools
             International Christian School
             Location: Songtan City (approximately 1 mile from base)
             Tel: Korea (0333) 64-1376


How to Get to Osan AB

         

                               Kimpo Shuttle Bus
 

                            Osan --> Kimpo Airport
                            Departs 0600, 1200 and 1630
                            (Osan's Community Rec Center) 

           Kimpo Airport --> Osan
           Departs 0900, 1800 and 2200
           (Kimpo's Terminal 1, USO Counter) 

                               Note: 7 Days a Week Service : $15 each way

 

                               Kunsan Bus Schedule (Wolf Pack Wheels)
 

                            Osan AB --> Kunsan AB

                                  Mon-Thu 1600 
                                  Fri 1700 & 2200 
                                  Sat 1600 & 1800 
                                  Sun 1600 & 1800 

          Kunsan AB --> Osan AB

                 Mon-Thu 0800 
                 Fri 0800 & 1800 
                 Sat 0800 
                 Sun 0800 & 1000 

                              Note: 7 Days a Week Service : $10 each way : Departures from
                                        Community Activity Centers
 

                  New Myong Jin Bus Schedule : Osan AB and Yongsan Army Post, Seoul
 

                     Osan --> Yongsan (Weekdays)
                     Departs 0615, 0740, 0840, 0940, 1120,
                     1300, 1420, 1540, 1640, 1800, 1940, 
                     2100
                     (Osan AB Myung Jin Bus Terminal) 

  Yongsan --> Osan (Weekdays)
  Departs 0550, 0620, 0800, 0900, 1000,
  1120, 1230, 1420, 1500, 1600, 1710 1820,
  1930, 2130
  (Yongsan Myung Jin Bus Terminal) 

Osan --> Yongsan (Weekends/Holidays)
Departs 0700, 0800, 0900, 1000, 1100,
1200, 1300, 1400, 1440, 1540, 1640,
1740, 1900, 2100
(Osan AB Myung Jin Bus Terminal) 

Yongsan-->Osan(Weekends/Holidays) Departs 0700, 0800, 0900, 1000, 1100,
1200, 1240, 1340, 1440, 1540, 1640 1800, 1930, 2130
(Yongsan Myung Jin Bus Terminal) 

Note: Costs $3.00 (or W3,600) each way between Osan AB and Yongsan
Tel: 784-6623 (Osan AB) ; Travel Time averages 1 - 1 1/2 hours

New Myong Dong Bus Schedule : Osan AB and Camp Humphreys, Pyongtaek
 

Osan --> Camp Humphreys (Weekdays)
Departs 0640, 1100, 1330, 1600, 2030,
2230 
(Osan AB Myung Jin Bus Terminal) 

Camp Humphreys --> Osan (Weekdays)
Departs 0800, 1030, 1230, 1500, 1700,
1900
(Camp Humphreys Myung Jin Bus Terminal) 

Osan --> Camp Humphreys (Weekends/Holidays)
Departs 1100, 1330, 1600, 1810
(Osan AB Myung Jin Bus Terminal) 

Camp Humphreys --> Osan (Weekends/Holidays)
Departs 0800, 1000, 1230, 1500, 1700, 1900
(Camp Humphreys Myung Jin Bus Terminal) 

Note: Costs $2.30 each way between Osan AB and Camp Humphreys
Tel: 784-6623 (Osan AB) ; Travel Time averages 35 min.

 

Songtan City - Seoul's Nambu Terminal Bus Schedule
 

Songtan --> Seoul Nambu Terminal

  • Buses run every 10 min. 
  • First bus leaves 0620 
  • Last bus leaves 2120 

Seoul Nambu Terminal --> Songtan

  • Buses run every 10 min. 
  • First bus leaves 0630 
  • Last bus leaves 2150 

Note: 7 Days a Week Service : 2,200 Won each way
Songtan Bus Terminal, Tel: (0333) 62-5330 ; Seoul's Nambu Bus Terminal, Tel: (02) 521-8550

Songtan City - Seoul Train Schedule
 

Songtan --> Seoul

  • Departs 0650 (arrives Seoul Station) 
  • Departs 1748 (arrives Yongsan Station) 

Seoul --> Songtan

  • Departs 0520 (from Yongsan Station) 
  • Departs 1910 (from Seoul Station) 

Note: 7 Days a Week Service : 800 Won to Yongsan Station and 850 Won to Seoul Station
Travel Time to Yongsan Station is 1 hour 15 min. & to Seoul Station 1 hour 20 min.
Songtan Train Station, Tel: (0333) 666-7788 ; Seoul Train Station, Tel: (02) 393-7788


Services Activities at Osan AB

Clubs and Dining

Recreation

Youth Activities

Other Services


Space-A Travel Information : MobilityLINK

Osan's AMC Passenger Terminal Information

Osan AB 631 Air Mobility Support Squadron Home Page...Passenger Information Center
DSN: 784-1854 or Korea (0333) 661-1854 (Passenger Information)
DSN: 784-6809 (Flight Information)
DSN: 784-5485 (Lost & Found Baggage)
Sign up in person or fax request to DSN 784-4897 or e-mail
spacea@amss1.osan.af.mil

Other Space-A Opportunities in PACAF

Andersen Air Force Base, Guam
DSN 366-5165/5162 or from USA 671-366-5165/5162
FAX 671-366-2079

Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska
DSN 377-1854 or from USA 907-377-1854
FAX 907-377-2287

Elmendorf Air Force Base, Alaska...Passenger Information Center
DSN 552-4616/3781 or from USA 907-552-4616/3781
FAX 907-552-3996

Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii...Passenger Information Center
DSN 449-1515/6833 or from USA 808-449-1515/6833
FAX 808-448-1503

Kadena Air Base, Okinawa
DSN 634-4462/1281 or from USA 011-81-611-938-634-4462/1281
FAX from USA 011-81-6117-34-4221

Kimhae Air Base, Korea
DSN 763-3584 or from USA 011-82-51-801-3584

Kunsan Air Base, Korea
DSN 782-4666 or from USA 011-82-654-470-4666
FAX DSN 782-5616

Misawa Air Base, Japan
DSN 226-2444/2470 or from USA 011-81-3117-66-2444/2470
FAX DSN 266-2461

Yokota Air Base, Japan
DSN 225-7119/9526 or from USA 011-81-425-52-2511 ext 7119 or 9526
FAX DSN 225-9768


Useful Information about Korea

Business Hours

Money

Korean Currency is called the "won" and indicated as W.
Coin Denominations: W1, W5, W10, W100, W500
Bank Notes: W1,000, W5,000, W10,000
Exchange Rates:
Universal Currency Convertor
Foreign Banks in Korea

National Holidays

Telephone Numbers

Time Difference


 

Note: A service of the Osan Base Library. Compiled in part from information in the Family Support Osan AB brochure and the Korea National Tourism Corporation Travel Manual.

 

 

 

 
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