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There are 6 ways to get from Seoul to Chilgok-gun by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Dongdaegu Station

  1. Take the train from Gwangmyeong Station to Dongdaegu Station

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Train

  1. Take the train from Seoul Station to Waegwan Station

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Seoul Express Bus Terminal(Gyeongbu) to Gimcheon
  2. Take the train from Gimcheon Station to Waegwan Station

Drive

  1. Drive from Seoul Express bus terminal to Chilgok-gun

Fly Seoul Gimpo to Gimhae, train

  1. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Gimhae (PUS)
  2. Take the train from Gupo Station to Waegwan Station

Bus to Incheon, fly to Daegu

  1. Take the bus from Korean Air Building to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
  2. Fly from Incheon (ICN) to Daegu (TAE)

Seoul to Chilgok-gun by train

The train journey time between Seoul and Chilgok-gun is around 3h and covers a distance of around 317 km. This includes an average layover time of around 46 min. Operated by Korail and Korail Mugunghwa, the Seoul to Chilgok-gun train service departs from Seoul Station and arrives in Waegwan Station. Typically 140 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

140 Weekly Trains
3h Average Duration
₩30,915 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Seoul to Chilgok-gun is to bus and train which costs ₩17,000 - ₩30,000 and takes 4h 1m.

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The fastest way to get from Seoul to Chilgok-gun is to drive which takes 2h 47m and costs ₩39,000 - ₩60,000.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Seoul Station station and arriving at Waegwan Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 26m.

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The distance between Seoul and Chilgok-gun is 216 km. The road distance is 254 km.

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The best way to get from Seoul to Chilgok-gun without a car is to train via Dongdaegu Station which takes 3h and costs ₩30,000 - ₩50,000.

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It takes approximately 3h to get from Seoul to Chilgok-gun, including transfers.

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Seoul to Chilgok-gun train services, operated by Korail, depart from Gwangmyeong Station.

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The quickest flight from Seoul Gimpo Airport to Gimhae Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Seoul to Chilgok-gun train services, operated by Korail, arrive at Dongdaegu Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Seoul to Chilgok-gun is 254 km. It takes approximately 2h 47m to drive from Seoul to Chilgok-gun.

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  • Distance: 215.8 km
  • Duration: 3h

What companies run services between Seoul, South Korea and Chilgok-gun, South Korea?

Korail operates a train from Gwangmyeong Station to Dongdaegu Station every 20 minutes. Tickets cost ₩27,000 - ₩41,000 and the journey takes 1h 31m.

Airlines
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩36,000 - ₩130,000
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩27,000 - ₩110,000
Jin Air
Website
jinair.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩29,000 - ₩110,000
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩40,000 - ₩310,000
Flights from Incheon to Daegu
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩200,000 - ₩1300,000
Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Gwangmyeong Station to Dongdaegu Station
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
₩27,000 - ₩41,000
Website
https://www.letskorail.com
Standing
₩27,000 - ₩37,000
Economy
₩29,000 - ₩41,000
First Class
₩43,000 - ₩65,000
Train from Seoul Station to Waegwan Station
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
₩28,000 - ₩43,000
Website
https://www.letskorail.com
Standing
₩28,000 - ₩39,000
Economy
₩31,000 - ₩43,000
First Class
₩45,000 - ₩65,000
Train from Gimcheon Station to Waegwan Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
₩4,300 - ₩7,000
Website
https://www.letskorail.com
Standing
₩4,300 - ₩6,000
Economy
₩4,900 - ₩7,000
First Class
₩8,000 - ₩12,000
Train from Gupo Station to Waegwan Station
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₩13,000 - ₩21,000
Website
https://www.letskorail.com
Standing
₩13,000 - ₩19,000
Economy
₩14,000 - ₩21,000
First Class
₩22,000 - ₩31,000
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Seoul Station to Waegwan Station
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
₩15,000 - ₩19,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Standing/Non-reserved
₩15,000 - ₩16,000
Economy Class
₩17,500 - ₩19,000
Train from Gimcheon Station to Waegwan Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩2,300 - ₩3,200
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Standing/Non-reserved
₩2,300 - ₩2,600
Economy Class
₩2,800 - ₩3,200
Train from Gupo Station to Waegwan Station
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩7,000 - ₩9,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Standing/Non-reserved
₩7,250 - ₩7,350
Economy Class
₩8,000 - ₩9,000
Bus operators
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Seoul Express Bus Terminal(Gyeongbu) to Gimcheon
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₩15,000 - ₩23,000
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr
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kobus.co.kr
Excellent Express
₩22,300
Economy Express
₩15,200
Kal Limousine
Website
kallimousine.com
Bus from Korean Air Building to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₩16,000
Schedules at
kallimousine.com

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

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There are 67+ hotels available in Chilgok-gun. Prices start at ₩115,000 per night.

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The best way to get from Seoul to Seoul Gimpo Airport is to train which takes 22 min and costs ₩1,900 - ₩3,400.

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