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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus Easy Ticket  •  2 h 30 min

$13 - $19

Cheapest option

Train  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Mugunghwa

$11 - $16

2 alternative options

Bus TxBus  •  4 h 46 min

$14 - $23

Drive  •  2 h 14 min

  1. 130.7 miles

$25 - $40

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

Easy Ticket operates a bus from Seoul to Gunsan every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $13 - $19 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min. Alternatively, Korail Mugunghwa operates a train from Seoul to Gunsan hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 3 h 12 min.

Train operators
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Anyang Station to Gunsan Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
$10 - $13
Economy Class
$12 - $15
Bus operators
Easy Ticket
Website
hticket.co.kr
Bus from Seoul Central City Bus Terminal to Gunsan
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
hticket.co.kr
TxBus
Phone
1644-3070
Website
txbus.t-money.co.kr
Bus from Dong Seoul Bus Terminal to Gunsan
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
Jeonbuk Express
Website
jbexpress.co.kr
Bus from Dong Seoul Bus Terminal to Gunsan
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Schedules at
jbexpress.co.kr
Book at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Seoul and Gunsan is 178 km. The road distance is 209 km.

The cheapest way to get from Seoul to Gunsan is to train which costs ₩12,000 - ₩18,000 and takes 3 h 57 min.

The quickest way to get from Seoul to Gunsan is to drive which takes 2 h 14 min and costs ₩27,000 - ₩40,000.

No, there is no direct train from Seoul to Gunsan. However, there are services departing from Yongsan Station and arriving at Gunsan Station via Anyang Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 57 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Seoul Central City Bus Terminal and arriving at Gunsan. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

The bus from Seoul Central City Bus Terminal to Gunsan takes 2 h 30 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.