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There are 3 ways to get from Jeollanam-do to Jeollabuk-do by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 30m

  1. Take the train from Yeocheon Station to Jeonju Station ITX-Saemaeul Yeosu / ...

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Taxi  •  1h 33m

  1. Take a taxi from Yeosu to Jeonju 141.2 km

Drive  •  1h 33m

  1. Drive from Yeosu to Jeonju 141.2 km
Jeollanam-do → Jeollabuk-do
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Jeollabuk-do is 1339.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Jeollabuk-do is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Jeollabuk-do is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1339.

Last updated: 19 Jan 2022
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Jeollanam-do to Jeollabuk-do is to drive which costs ₩20,000 - ₩30,000 and takes 1h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Jeollanam-do to Jeollabuk-do is to train which costs ₩20,000 - ₩39,000 and takes 1h 30m.

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The distance between Jeollanam-do and Jeollabuk-do is 113 km. The road distance is 141.2 km.

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The best way to get from Jeollanam-do to Jeollabuk-do without a car is to train which takes 1h 30m and costs ₩20,000 - ₩39,000.

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It takes approximately 1h 30m to get from Jeollanam-do to Jeollabuk-do, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Jeollanam-do to Jeollabuk-do is 141 km. It takes approximately 1h 33m to drive from Jeollanam-do to Jeollabuk-do.

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There are 116+ hotels available in Jeollabuk-do. Prices start at ₩107,500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Jeollanam-do to Jeollabuk-do.
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  • Distance: 113.5 km
  • Duration: 1h 30m

What companies run services between Jeollanam-do, South Korea and Jeollabuk-do, South Korea?

Korail operates a train from Yeocheon Station to Jeonju Station hourly. Tickets cost ₩14,000 - ₩23,000 and the journey takes 1h 21m. Korail Mugunghwa also services this route every 2 hours.

Train operators
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Train from Yeocheon Station to Jeonju Station
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Estimated price
₩14,000 - ₩23,000
₩14,000 - ₩21,000
₩16,000 - ₩23,000
First Class
₩24,000 - ₩35,000
Korail Mugunghwa
Train from Yeocheon Station to Jeonju Station
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
₩8,000 - ₩10,000
₩8,100 - ₩8,300
Economy Class
₩9,000 - ₩10,000
Other operators
Taxi from Yeosu to Jeonju
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Estimated price
₩120,000 - ₩150,000

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