There are 5 ways to get from Seoul to Gunsan by train, bus or car

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Train Korail  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Seoul Station to Iksan Station KTX Seoul / ...
  2. Take the train from Iksan Station to Gunsan Station Mugunghwa Iksan / ...

$26 - $32

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Train  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Yongsan Station to Gunsan Station Mugunghwa Seoul / ...

$10 - $30

3 alternative options

Bus Easy Ticket  •  2 h 30 min

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

$20

Bus TxBus  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Dong Seoul Bus Terminal to Gunsan

$14 - $22

Drive  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Seoul to Gunsan 130.7 miles

$25 - $40

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Seoul Central City Bus Terminal and arriving at Gunsan. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Yongsan Station station and arriving at Gunsan Station station. Services depart every three hours. The journey takes approximately 3 h 21 min.

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The distance between Seoul and Gunsan is 178 km. The road distance is 209.2 km.

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The best way to get from Seoul to Gunsan without a car is to train which takes 2 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 29 min to get from Seoul to Gunsan, including transfers.

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

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Seoul to Gunsan train services, operated by Korail, arrive at Seoul Station.

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The best way to get from Seoul to Gunsan is to train which takes 2 h 29 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 30 min.

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Seoul to Gunsan bus services, operated by Easy Ticket, arrive at Gunsan station.

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Seoul to Gunsan train services, operated by Korail Mugunghwa, arrive at Gunsan Station.

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Map of how to get from Seoul to Gunsan.
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  • Distance: 111.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 29 min

What companies run services between Seoul, South Korea and Gunsan, South Korea?

You can take a train from Seoul to Gunsan via Iksan Station in around 2 h 29 min. Alternatively, Easy Ticket operates a bus from Seoul to Gunsan every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $20 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min.

Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Seoul Station to Iksan Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $28
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Train from Iksan Station to Gunsan Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Train from Yongsan Station to Gunsan Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Economy Class
$21
Standing
$18
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Iksan Station to Gunsan Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
$1 - $2
Economy Class
$1 - $2
Train from Yongsan Station to Gunsan Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
$10 - $12
Economy Class
$12 - $15
Bus operators
Easy Ticket
Website
hticket.co.kr
Bus from Seoul Central City Bus Terminal to Gunsan
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
hticket.co.kr
TxBus
Phone
1644-3070
Website
txbus.t-money.co.kr
Bus from Dong Seoul Bus Terminal to Gunsan
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
Jeonbuk Express
Website
jbexpress.co.kr
Bus from Dong Seoul Bus Terminal to Gunsan
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
jbexpress.co.kr
Book at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr

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Yes, the driving distance between Seoul to Gunsan is 209 km. It takes approximately 2 h 14 min to drive from Seoul to Gunsan.

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There are 22+ hotels available in Gunsan. Prices start at $40 USD per night.

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