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

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Bus  •  2h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Sangju to Dong Seoul Bus Terminal

₩13,000 - ₩20,000

3 alternative options

Train  •  3h 32m

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

₩15,052 - ₩41,400

Taxi  •  2h 6m

  1. Take a taxi from Sangju to Seoul Express bus terminal 194.7 km

₩170,000 - ₩210,000

Drive  •  2h 6m

  1. Drive from Sangju to Seoul Express bus terminal 194.7 km

₩27,000 - ₩41,000

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The cheapest way to get from Sangju to Seoul is to bus which costs ₩13,000 - ₩20,000 and takes 2h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Sangju to Seoul is to taxi which costs ₩170,000 - ₩210,000 and takes 2h 6m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sangju and arriving at Dong Seoul Bus Terminal. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Sangju station to Seoul station. However, there are services departing from Sangju Station and arriving at Seoul Station via Gimcheon Station and Daejeon Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 32m.

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The distance between Sangju and Seoul is 166 km. The road distance is 194.7 km.

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The best way to get from Sangju to Seoul without a car is to bus which takes 2h 30m and costs ₩13,000 - ₩20,000.

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The bus from Sangju to Dong Seoul Bus Terminal takes 2h 30m including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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

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

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The best way to get from Sangju to Seoul is to bus which takes 2h 30m and costs ₩13,000 - ₩20,000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₩15,000 - ₩42,000 and takes 3h 32m.

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Map of how to get from Sangju to Seoul.
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  • Distance: 165.5 km
  • Duration: 2h 30m

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

TxBus operates a bus from Sangju to Dong Seoul Bus Terminal every 30 minutes. Tickets cost ₩19,200 and the journey takes 2h 30m. Ko Bus also services this route hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Sangju to Seoul via Gimcheon Station and Daejeon Station in around 3h 32m.

Train operators
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Sangju Station to Gimcheon Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
₩1,900 - ₩2,400
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Standing
₩1,900 - ₩2,300
Economy Class
₩2,200 - ₩2,400
Train from Gimcheon Station to Daejeon Station
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩4,600 - ₩6,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Standing
₩4,600 - ₩4,900
Economy Class
₩5,400 - ₩5,600
Train from Daejeon Station to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩8,500 - ₩11,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Standing
₩8,600 - ₩8,900
Economy Class
₩10,100 - ₩10,400
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
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
http://www.letskorail.com
Standing
₩8,500 - ₩12,000
Economy
₩9,500 - ₩14,000
First Class
₩15,000 - ₩21,000
Train from Daejeon Station to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
₩16,000 - ₩25,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Standing
₩16,000 - ₩23,000
Economy
₩17,000 - ₩25,000
First Class
₩26,000 - ₩38,000
Bus operators
TxBus
Phone
1644-3070
Website
txbus.t-money.co.kr
Bus from Sangju to Dong Seoul Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₩19,200
Schedules at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Sangju to Seoul Express Bus Terminal(Gyeongbu)
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩13,000 - ₩20,000
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr
Book at
kobus.co.kr
Excellent Express
₩19,200
Economy Express
₩13,100
Other operators
Taxi from Sangju to Seoul Express bus terminal
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Estimated price
₩170,000 - ₩210,000

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Sangju to Seoul bus services, operated by TxBus, arrive at Dong Seoul Bus Terminal station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Sangju to Seoul is 195 km. It takes approximately 2h 6m to drive from Sangju to Seoul.

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