There are 5 ways to get from Seoul to Mokpo-si by train, bus, subway, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Yongsan Station to Mokpo Station KTX Seoul - Mokpo

$40 - $95

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Bus  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Seoul Central City Bus Terminal to Mokpo

$22 - $35

3 alternative options

Subway, train  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Take the subway from Euljiro 3-ga Station to Suseo Station 3-Orange
  2. Take the train from Suseo SRT to Mokpo Station SRT Suseo

$41 - $66

Drive  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Seoul to Mokpo-si 220.4 miles

$40 - $65

Fly, train  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Gwangju (KWJ) GMP - KWJ
  2. Take the train from Gwangju Songjeong Station to Mokpo Station

$43 - $108

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Seoul to Mokpo-si is to bus which costs ₩24,000 - ₩37,000 and takes 3 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Seoul to Mokpo-si is to train which costs ₩47,000 - ₩110,000 and takes 2 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Seoul Central City Bus Terminal and arriving at Mokpo. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Yongsan Station station and arriving at Mokpo Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

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The distance between Seoul and Mokpo-si is 311 km. The road distance is 352.7 km.

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The best way to get from Seoul to Mokpo-si without a car is to train which takes 2 h 30 min and costs ₩47,000 - ₩110,000.

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The train from Yongsan Station to Mokpo Station takes 2 h 30 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Seoul to Mokpo-si bus services, operated by Easy Ticket, depart from Seoul Central City Bus Terminal station.

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Seoul to Mokpo-si train services, operated by Korail, arrive at Yongsan Station.

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The best way to get from Seoul to Mokpo-si is to train which takes 2 h 30 min and costs ₩47,000 - ₩110,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₩24,000 - ₩37,000 and takes 3 h 50 min.

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Map of how to get from Seoul to Mokpo-si.
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  • Distance: 194.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 30 min

What companies run services between Seoul, South Korea and Mokpo-si, South Korea?

Korail operates a train from Seoul to Mokpo-si hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $95 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min. Alternatively, Easy Ticket operates a bus from Seoul to Mokpo-si hourly. Tickets cost $22 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 50 min.

Airlines
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Yongsan Station to Mokpo Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Schedules at
letskorail.com
First Class
$91
Economy Class
$65
Train from Gwangju Songjeong Station to Mokpo Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Suseo High Speed Railway
Website
srail.co.kr
Train from Suseo SRT to Mokpo Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$41 - $44
First Class
$60 - $64
Train from Gwangju Songjeong Station to Mokpo Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$7 - $9
First Class
$11 - $13
Bus operators
Easy Ticket
Website
hticket.co.kr
Bus from Seoul Central City Bus Terminal to Mokpo
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
hticket.co.kr

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