There are 6 ways to get from Seoul to Chungju by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus Easy Ticket  •  1 h 50 min

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

$7 - $11

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Bus TxBus  •  2 h 14 min

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

$12 - $13

Train via Osong Station  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Seoul Station to Osong Station KTX Seoul / ...
  2. Take the train from Osong Station to Chungju Station Mugunghwa Daejeon / ...

$25 - $78

Train  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Seoul Station to Chungju Station O-train

$24 - $35

Taxi  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Seoul to Chungju 81.1 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Seoul to Chungju 81.1 miles

$15 - $23

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The cheapest way to get from Seoul to Chungju is to bus which costs ₩8,500 - ₩13,000 and takes 1 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Seoul to Chungju is to taxi which costs ₩110,000 - ₩140,000 and takes 1 h 28 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Seoul Central City Bus Terminal and arriving at Chungju. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Seoul Station station and arriving at Chungju Station station. Services depart once daily, and operate Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 16 min.

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The distance between Seoul and Chungju is 105 km. The road distance is 129.8 km.

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The best way to get from Seoul to Chungju without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 50 min and costs ₩8,500 - ₩13,000.

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The bus from Seoul Central City Bus Terminal to Chungju takes 1 h 50 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Seoul to Chungju bus services, operated by Easy Ticket, depart from Seoul Central City Bus Terminal station.

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

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The best way to get from Seoul to Chungju is to bus which takes 1 h 50 min and costs ₩8,500 - ₩13,000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₩28,000 - ₩90,000 and takes 2 h 48 min.

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Map of how to get from Seoul to Chungju.
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  • Distance: 65.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 50 min

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

Easy Ticket operates a bus from Seoul to Chungju every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Seoul to Chungju via Osong Station in around 2 h 48 min.

Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Seoul Station to Osong Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $70
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Book at
trip.com
First Class
$66
Economy Class
$47
Standing
$45
Train from Osong Station to Chungju Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Train from Seoul Station to Chungju Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Bus operators
Easy Ticket
Website
hticket.co.kr
Bus from Seoul Central City Bus Terminal to Chungju
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
hticket.co.kr
TxBus
Phone
1644-3070
Website
txbus.t-money.co.kr
Bus from Dong Seoul Bus Terminal to Chungju
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
Other operators
Taxi from Seoul to Chungju
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
International Taxi
Phone
+82 1644 2255
Website
intltaxi.co.kr
Kakao taxi
Website
kakao.com

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Seoul to Chungju bus services, operated by Easy Ticket, arrive at Chungju station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Seoul to Chungju is 130 km. It takes approximately 1 h 28 min to drive from Seoul to Chungju.

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There are 10+ hotels available in Chungju. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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