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

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Train  •  57 min

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

₩2,610 - ₩7,960

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Bus  •  1h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Gunsan to Iksan
  2. Take the bus from Iksan to Jeonju

Bus via Buan  •  2h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Gunsan to Buan
  2. Take the bus from Buan to Jeonju

₩10,900 - ₩12,700

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gunsan to Jeonju 47 km

₩44,000 - ₩55,000

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Gunsan to Jeonju 47 km

₩6,000 - ₩9,500

Gunsan to Jeonju by train

The train journey time between Gunsan and Jeonju is around 1h 1m and covers a distance of around 47 km. The fastest train normally takes 38 min. Operated by Korail Mugunghwa and Korail, the Gunsan to Jeonju train service departs from Gunsan Station and arrives in Jeonju Station. Typically 94 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Gunsan to Jeonju train schedules

Gunsan → Jeonju
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Last updated: 10 May 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Gunsan to Jeonju is to train which costs ₩2,600 - ₩8,000 and takes 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gunsan to Jeonju is to taxi which costs ₩44,000 - ₩55,000 and takes 42 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gunsan to Jeonju. However, there are services departing from Gunsan and arriving at Jeonju via Iksan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 43m.

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No, there is no direct train from Gunsan station to Jeonju station. However, there are services departing from Gunsan Station and arriving at Jeonju Station via Iksan Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 57 min.

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The distance between Gunsan and Jeonju is 43 km. The road distance is 47 km.

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The best way to get from Gunsan to Jeonju without a car is to train which takes 57 min and costs ₩2,600 - ₩8,000.

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It takes approximately 57 min to get from Gunsan to Jeonju, including transfers.

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Gunsan to Jeonju bus services, operated by TxBus, depart from Gunsan station.

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Gunsan to Jeonju train services, operated by Korail Mugunghwa, depart from Gunsan Station.

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The best way to get from Gunsan to Jeonju is to train which takes 57 min and costs ₩2,600 - ₩8,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1h 43m.

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  • Distance: 43.1 km
  • Duration: 57 min

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

You can take a train from Gunsan to Jeonju via Iksan Station in around 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gunsan to Jeonju via Iksan in around 1h 43m.

Train operators
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Gunsan Station to Iksan Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₩1,200 - ₩1,800
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Standing/Non-reserved
₩1,200 - ₩1,500
Economy Class
₩1,400 - ₩1,800
Train from Iksan Station to Jeonju Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
₩1,400 - ₩2,100
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Standing/Non-reserved
₩1,400 - ₩1,700
Economy Class
₩1,700 - ₩2,100
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Gunsan Station to Iksan Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
₩2,100 - ₩3,700
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Standing
₩2,100 - ₩3,000
Economy
₩2,600 - ₩3,700
First Class
₩4,900 - ₩7,000
Train from Iksan Station to Jeonju Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩2,500 - ₩4,300
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Standing
₩2,500 - ₩3,600
Economy
₩3,000 - ₩4,300
First Class
₩5,500 - ₩8,000
Bus operators
TxBus
Phone
1644-3070
Website
txbus.t-money.co.kr
Bus from Gunsan to Iksan
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
Bus from Iksan to Jeonju
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Gunsan to Iksan
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Gunsan to Buan
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
₩6,200
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
Jeonbuk Express
Website
jbexpress.co.kr
Bus from Buan to Jeonju
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
₩4,700 - ₩6,500
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
Other operators
Taxi from Gunsan to Jeonju
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
₩44,000 - ₩55,000

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Gunsan to Jeonju bus services, operated by TxBus, arrive at Jeonju station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Gunsan to Jeonju is 47 km. It takes approximately 42 min to drive from Gunsan to Jeonju.

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