There are 4 ways to get from Jeonju to Seoul by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Jeonju Station to Yongsan Station KTX Yeosu / ...

$11 - $35

3 alternative options

Bus Easy Ticket  •  2 h 40 min

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

$13 - $21

Bus bus Tago  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Jeonju to Seoul Nambu Bus Terminal

$12 - $13

Drive  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Jeonju to Seoul 137.6 miles

$26 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Jeonju to Seoul is to bus which costs ₩13,000 - ₩15,000 and takes 3 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Jeonju to Seoul is to train which costs ₩12,000 - ₩35,000 and takes 1 h 31 min.

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The distance between Jeonju and Seoul is 195 km. The road distance is 220.1 km.

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The train from Jeonju Station to Yongsan Station takes 1 h 31 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Jeonju and arriving at Seoul Central City Bus Terminal. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Jeonju Station station and arriving at Yongsan Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 31 min.

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The best way to get from Jeonju to Seoul without a car is to train which takes 1 h 31 min and costs ₩12,000 - ₩35,000.

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Map of how to get from Jeonju to Seoul.
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  • Distance: 121.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 31 min

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

Korail operates a train from Jeonju to Seoul every 2 hours. Tickets cost $27 - $31 and the journey takes 1 h 31 min. Korail Mugunghwa also services this route every 3 hours. Alternatively, Easy Ticket operates a bus from Jeonju to Seoul every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $13 - $21 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min.

Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Jeonju Station to Yongsan Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $31
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Jeonju Station to Yongsan Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
$11 - $12
Economy Class
$13 - $14
Bus operators
Easy Ticket
Website
hticket.co.kr
Bus from Jeonju to Seoul Central City Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Schedules at
hticket.co.kr
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Jeonju to Seoul Nambu Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr

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