There are 6 ways to get from Seoul to Chonnam National University by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Seoul Central City Bus Terminal to Gwangju

$25 - $38

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Train via Jeongeup Station  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Yongsan Station to Jeongeup Station KTX Seoul - Mokpo
  2. Take the train from Jeongeup Station to Gwangju Station ITX-Saemaeul / ...

$38 - $84

Train  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Yongsan Station to Gwangju Station ITX-Saemaeul

$25 - $45

Drive  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Seoul to Chonnam National University 187 miles

$35 - $55

Fly to Gwangju  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Gwangju (KWJ) GMP - KWJ

$47 - $111

Fly to Yosu, bus  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Yosu (RSU) GMP - RSU
  2. Take the bus from Yeocheon to Gwangju

$64 - $155

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The cheapest way to get from Seoul to Chonnam National University is to bus which costs ₩27,000 - ₩43,000 and takes 3 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Seoul to Chonnam National University is to fly which costs ₩50,000 - ₩130,000 and takes 2 h 24 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Yongsan Station station and arriving at Gwangju Station station. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 59 min.

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The distance between Seoul and Chonnam National University is 266 km. The road distance is 299.3 km.

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The best way to get from Seoul to Chonnam National University without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 25 min and costs ₩27,000 - ₩43,000.

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It takes approximately 3 h 25 min to get from Seoul to Chonnam National University, including transfers.

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Seoul to Chonnam National University train services, operated by Korail, arrive at Yongsan Station.

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The best way to get from Seoul to Chonnam National University is to bus which takes 3 h 25 min and costs ₩27,000 - ₩43,000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₩42,000 - ₩95,000 and takes 3 h 35 min, you could also fly, which costs ₩50,000 - ₩130,000 and takes 2 h 24 min.

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

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Seoul to Chonnam National University train services, operated by Korail, arrive at Gwangju Station.

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Map of how to get from Seoul to Chonnam National University.
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  • Distance: 166.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 25 min

What companies run services between Seoul, South Korea and Chonnam National University, South Korea?

Easy Ticket operates a bus from Seoul to Chonnam National University every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $18 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Seoul to Chonnam National University via Jeongeup Station and Gwangju Station in around 3 h 35 min.

Airlines
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Yosu
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Yosu
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $550
Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Yongsan Station to Jeongeup Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $75
Schedules at
letskorail.com
First Class
$75
Economy Class
$53
Train from Jeongeup Station to Gwangju Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $10
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Train from Yongsan Station to Gwangju Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Economy Class
$30
Standing
$26
Bus operators
Easy Ticket
Website
hticket.co.kr
Bus from Seoul Central City Bus Terminal to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Schedules at
hticket.co.kr
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Yeocheon to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr

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Yes, the driving distance between Seoul to Chonnam National University is 299 km. It takes approximately 3 h 14 min to drive from Seoul to Chonnam National University.

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Asiana Airlines offers flights from Seoul Gimpo Airport to Gwangju Airport.

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There are 87+ hotels available in Chonnam National University. Prices start at $31 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Seoul to Seoul Gimpo Airport is to train which takes 18 min and costs ₩1,400 - ₩2,000.

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