Bank in South Korea

Do you need to open a bank account ? Find out more on banking in South Korea.

Banking in South Korea

There are several branches of international banks in South Korea, including Citibank global network and HSBC. Before moving to South Korea, it is recommended to find out if there are any existing partnerships between your usual national bank and a South Korean bank.

You need to have an alien registration card or a valid passport for all banking transactions in Korea.  

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