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There are 7 ways to get from Pohang to Seoul by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2h 27m

  1. Take the train from Pohong Station to Seoul Station KTX Pohang-Seoul

₩46,000 - ₩55,000

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Bus  •  3h 40m

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

₩21,000 - ₩32,000

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Drive  •  3h 27m

  1. Drive from Pohong station to Seoul Express bus terminal 327.8 km

₩47,000 - ₩70,000

Train, bus to Gimhae, fly to Seoul Gimpo  •  4h 27m

  1. Take the train from Pohong Station to Dongdaegu Station
  2. Take the bus from Dongdaegu to Gimhae Airport Int'l Terminal
  3. Fly from Gimhae (PUS) to Seoul Gimpo (GMP) PUS - GMP

₩31,878 - ₩112,224

Train to Daegu, fly to Incheon, train  •  3h 49m

  1. Take the train from Pohong Station to Dongdaegu Station
  2. Fly from Daegu (TAE) to Incheon (ICN) TAE - ICN
  3. Take the train from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Seoul Station

₩70,678 - ₩228,324

Train, train to Ulsan, fly to Seoul Gimpo  •  4h 42m

  1. Take the train from Pohong Station to Dongdaegu Station
  2. Take the train from Dongdaegu Station to Ulsan Station
  3. Fly from Ulsan (USN) to Seoul Gimpo (GMP) USN - GMP

₩80,078 - ₩254,024

Train, bus to Gimhae, fly to Incheon  •  5h 11m

  1. Take the train from Pohong Station to Dongdaegu Station
  2. Take the bus from Dongdaegu to Gimhae Airport Int'l Terminal
  3. Fly from Gimhae (PUS) to Incheon (ICN) PUS - ICN
  4. Take the train from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Seoul Station

₩119,178 - ₩350,324

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The cheapest way to get from Pohang to Seoul is to bus which costs ₩21,000 - ₩32,000 and takes 3h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Pohang to Seoul is to train which costs ₩46,000 - ₩55,000 and takes 2h 27m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pohang Express Bus Terminal and arriving at Seoul Express Bus Terminal(Gyeongbu). Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 40m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Pohong Station station and arriving at Seoul Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 27m.

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The distance between Pohang and Seoul is 273 km. The road distance is 327.8 km.

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The best way to get from Pohang to Seoul without a car is to train which takes 2h 27m and costs ₩46,000 - ₩55,000.

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The train from Pohong Station to Seoul Station takes 2h 27m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Pohang to Seoul bus services, operated by Ko Bus, depart from Pohang Express Bus Terminal station.

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

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The best way to get from Pohang to Seoul is to train which takes 2h 27m and costs ₩46,000 - ₩55,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₩21,000 - ₩32,000 and takes 3h 40m.

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  • Distance: 272.7 km
  • Duration: 2h 27m

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

Korail operates a train from Pohong Station to Seoul Station hourly. Tickets cost ₩46,000 - ₩55,000 and the journey takes 2h 27m. Alternatively, Ko Bus operates a bus from Pohang Express Bus Terminal to Seoul Express Bus Terminal(Gyeongbu) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost ₩21,000 - ₩32,000 and the journey takes 3h 40m. bus Tago also services this route hourly.

Airlines
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Gimhae to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩35,000 - ₩110,000
Flights from Daegu to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩55,000 - ₩200,000
Flights from Ulsan to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩60,000 - ₩220,000
Flights from Gimhae to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩280,000 - ₩650,000
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Gimhae to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩30,000 - ₩140,000
Flights from Gimhae to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩100,000 - ₩220,000
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Gimhae to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩30,000 - ₩140,000
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Gimhae to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩25,000 - ₩130,000
Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Pohong Station to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩46,000 - ₩55,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Train from Pohong Station to Dongdaegu Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩12,000 - ₩14,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Train from Dongdaegu Station to Ulsan Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩11,000 - ₩13,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Pohong Station to Dongdaegu Station
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₩4,400 - ₩5,500
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Standing
₩4,400 - ₩4,800
Economy Class
₩5,200 - ₩5,400
AREX
Phone
+82 1599-7788
Website
arex.or.kr
Train from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
₩4,200 - ₩6,500
Website
http://www.arex.or.kr/
Suseo High Speed Railway
Website
srail.co.kr
Train from Dongdaegu Station to Ulsan Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩10,000 - ₩11,500
Website
http://www.srail.co.kr/
Book at
https://etk.srail.co.kr/hpg/hra/fr/01/selectScheduleList.do?pageId=TE0101000000
Standard Class
₩10,000 - ₩11,500
First Class
₩14,000 - ₩17,000
Bus operators
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Pohang Express Bus Terminal to Seoul Express Bus Terminal(Gyeongbu)
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₩21,000 - ₩32,000
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr
Book at
kobus.co.kr
Excellent Express
₩31,200
Economy Express
₩21,000
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Pohang to Dong Seoul Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩27,200
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Dongdaegu to Gimhae Airport Int'l Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₩10,500
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr

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The quickest flight from Gimhae Airport to Seoul Gimpo Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Pohang to Seoul is 328 km. It takes approximately 3h 27m to drive from Pohang to Seoul.

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Jeju Air, Korean Air and Air Busan offer flights from Gimhae Airport to Seoul Gimpo Airport.

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There are 1563+ hotels available in Seoul. Prices start at ₩110,000 per night.

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