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

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Bus  •  2h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Jeomchon to Seoul Express Bus Terminal(Gyeongbu)

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Train  •  4h

  1. Take the train from Jeomchon Station to Gimcheon Station
  2. Take the train from Gimcheon Station to Daejeon Station
  3. Take the train from Daejeon Station to Seoul Station

Taxi  •  1h 54m

  1. Take a taxi from Mungyeong to Seoul Express bus terminal 177.5 km

Drive  •  1h 54m

  1. Drive from Mungyeong to Seoul Express bus terminal 177.5 km

Mungyeong to Seoul by train

The train journey time between Mungyeong and Seoul is around 4h and covers a distance of around 307 km. This includes an average layover time of around 31 min. Operated by Korail Mugunghwa and Korail, the Mungyeong to Seoul train service departs from Jeomchon Station and arrives in Seoul Station. Typically 35 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

35 Weekly Trains
4h Average Duration
₩16,787 Cheapest Price
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Mungyeong → Seoul
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The cheapest way to get from Mungyeong to Seoul is to bus which costs ₩11,000 - ₩18,000 and takes 2h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Mungyeong to Seoul is to taxi which costs ₩190,000 - ₩240,000 and takes 1h 54m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Jeomchon and arriving at Seoul Express Bus Terminal(Gyeongbu). Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Mungyeong station to Seoul station. However, there are services departing from Jeomchon Station and arriving at Seoul Station via Gimcheon Station and Daejeon Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h.

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The distance between Mungyeong and Seoul is 153 km. The road distance is 177.5 km.

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The best way to get from Mungyeong to Seoul without a car is to bus which takes 2h 10m and costs ₩11,000 - ₩18,000.

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The bus from Jeomchon to Seoul Express Bus Terminal(Gyeongbu) takes 2h 10m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Mungyeong to Seoul bus services, operated by Ko Bus, depart from Jeomchon station.

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Mungyeong to Seoul train services, operated by Korail Mugunghwa, depart from Jeomchon Station.

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The best way to get from Mungyeong to Seoul is to bus which takes 2h 10m and costs ₩11,000 - ₩18,000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₩16,000 - ₩44,000 and takes 4h.

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  • Distance: 153 km
  • Duration: 2h 10m

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

Ko Bus operates a bus from Jeomchon to Seoul Express Bus Terminal(Gyeongbu) hourly. Tickets cost ₩11,000 - ₩18,000 and the journey takes 2h 10m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Mungyeong to Seoul via Gimcheon Station and Daejeon Station in around 4h.

Train operators
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Jeomchon Station to Gimcheon Station
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
₩3,300 - ₩4,400
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Standing/Non-reserved
₩3,300 - ₩3,500
Economy Class
₩3,900 - ₩4,400
Train from Gimcheon Station to Daejeon Station
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩4,900 - ₩6,500
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Standing/Non-reserved
₩4,930 - ₩4,970
Economy Class
₩5,600 - ₩6,200
Train from Daejeon Station to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩8,500 - ₩11,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Standing/Non-reserved
₩8,800 - ₩9,100
Economy Class
₩10,000 - ₩11,000
Korail
Phone
+82 1544 7777(7788)
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Gimcheon Station to Daejeon Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₩8,500 - ₩14,000
Website
https://www.letskorail.com
Standing
₩8,500 - ₩13,000
Economy
₩9,500 - ₩14,000
First Class
₩15,000 - ₩22,000
Train from Daejeon Station to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
₩16,000 - ₩25,000
Website
https://www.letskorail.com
Standing
₩16,000 - ₩23,000
Economy
₩17,000 - ₩25,000
First Class
₩26,000 - ₩38,000
Bus operators
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Jeomchon to Seoul Express Bus Terminal(Gyeongbu)
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩11,000 - ₩18,000
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Excellent Express
₩17,200
Economy Express
₩11,800
Other operators
Taxi from Mungyeong to Seoul Express bus terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Estimated price
₩190,000 - ₩240,000

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Mungyeong to Seoul bus services, operated by Ko Bus, arrive at Seoul Express Bus Terminal(Gyeongbu) station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Mungyeong to Seoul is 177 km. It takes approximately 1h 54m to drive from Mungyeong to Seoul.

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