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There are 6 ways to get from Jinju to Seoul by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly from Jinju

  1. Fly from Jinju (HIN) to Seoul Gimpo (GMP)

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Bus

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

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Bus to Gimhae, fly

  1. Take the bus from Jinju to Gimhae Airport Int'l Terminal
  2. Fly from Gimhae (PUS) to Seoul Gimpo (GMP)

Train to Yosu, fly

  1. Take the train from Jinju Station to Gwangyang Station
  2. Fly from Yosu (RSU) to Seoul Gimpo (GMP)

Train

  1. Take the train from Jinju Station to Seoul Station

Drive

  1. Drive from Jinju to Seoul Express bus terminal

Jinju to Seoul by train

The train journey time between Jinju and Seoul is around 3h 17m and covers a distance of around 444 km. Operated by Korail, the Jinju to Seoul train service departs from Jinju Station and arrives in Seoul Station. Typically 59 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

59 Weekly Trains
3h 17m Average Duration
₩45,000 Cheapest Price
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Jinju → Seoul
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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
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Seoul is 1339.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Seoul is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Seoul is 2 metres.

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

Last updated: 22 Sep 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Jinju to Seoul is to bus which costs ₩21,000 - ₩34,000 and takes 3h 35m.

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The fastest way to get from Jinju to Seoul is to fly which takes 1h 44m and costs ₩60,000 - ₩120,000.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Jinju and arriving at Seoul Nambu Bus Terminal. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 35m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Jinju Station station and arriving at Seoul Station station. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 17m.

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The distance between Jinju and Seoul is 284 km. The road distance is 334.6 km.

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The best way to get from Jinju to Seoul without a car is to train which takes 3h 17m and costs ₩45,000 - ₩70,000.

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It takes approximately 1h 44m to get from Jinju to Seoul, including transfers.

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Jinju to Seoul bus services, operated by TxBus, depart from Jinju station.

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Jinju to Seoul train services, operated by Korail, depart from Jinju Station.

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The best way to get from Jinju to Seoul is to fly which takes 1h 44m and costs ₩60,000 - ₩120,000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₩45,000 - ₩70,000 and takes 3h 17m, you could also bus, which costs ₩21,000 - ₩34,000 and takes 3h 35m.

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Map of how to get from Jinju to Seoul.
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  • Distance: 284.2 km
  • Duration: 1h 44m

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

Jin Air flies from Jinju to Seoul twice daily. Alternatively, Korail operates a train from Jinju Station to Seoul Station every 4 hours. Tickets cost ₩45,000 - ₩70,000 and the journey takes 3h 17m.

Airlines
Jin Air
Website
jinair.com
Flights from Jinju to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩41,000 - ₩140,000
Flights from Gimhae to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩35,000 - ₩130,000
Flights from Yosu to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩50,000 - ₩260,000
Asiana Airlines
Website
flyasiana.com
Flights from Gimhae to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩41,000 - ₩140,000
Flights from Yosu to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩50,000 - ₩180,000
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Gimhae to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩41,000 - ₩140,000
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Gimhae to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩38,000 - ₩130,000
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Gimhae to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩50,000 - ₩220,000
Flights from Yosu to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩50,000 - ₩260,000
Train operators
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Jinju Station to Gwangyang Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
₩3,200 - ₩4,200
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Standing/Non-reserved
₩3,200 - ₩3,400
Economy Class
₩3,700 - ₩4,200
Korail
Phone
+82 1544 7777(7788)
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Jinju Station to Gwangyang Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
₩5,500 - ₩9,500
Website
https://www.letskorail.com
Standing
₩5,500 - ₩8,000
Economy
₩6,500 - ₩9,500
First Class
₩10,000 - ₩15,000
Train from Jinju Station to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₩45,000 - ₩70,000
Website
https://www.letskorail.com
Standing
₩45,000 - ₩65,000
Economy
₩49,000 - ₩70,000
First Class
₩70,000 - ₩100,000
Economy Class
₩58,900
Bus operators
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Jinju to Gimhae Airport Int'l Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₩10,100
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
TxBus
Phone
1644-3070
Website
txbus.t-money.co.kr
Bus from Jinju to Seoul Nambu Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₩34,000
Schedules at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Jinju Express Bus Terminal to Seoul Express Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₩21,000 - ₩32,000
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr
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kobus.co.kr
Excellent Express
₩31,800
Economy Express
₩21,400

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The quickest flight from Jinju Airport to Seoul Gimpo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Jinju to Seoul bus services, operated by TxBus, arrive at Seoul Nambu Bus Terminal station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Jinju to Seoul is 335 km. It takes approximately 3h 29m to drive from Jinju to Seoul.

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Jin Air offers flights from Jinju Airport to Seoul Gimpo Airport.

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There are 849+ hotels available in Seoul. Prices start at ₩130,000 per night.

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The best way to get from Jinju to Jinju Airport is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs ₩19,000 - ₩23,000.

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