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There are 7 ways to get from Seoul to Haenam by train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  4h 20m

  1. Take the train from Seoul Station to Gwangju Songjeong Station KTX Seoul
  2. Take the bus from Gwangju to Haenam

₩47,772 - ₩65,497

Cheapest option

Bus via Gwangju  •  4h 53m

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

₩34,000 - ₩45,100

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Bus  •  5h

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

₩38,900

Train, bus via Jangseong Station  •  6h 47m

  1. Take the train from Yongsan Station to Jangseong Station ITX-Saemaeul Seoul / ...
  2. Take the bus from Gwangju to Haenam

₩35,504 - ₩70,593

Drive  •  4h 8m

  1. Drive from Seoul Express bus terminal to Haenam 382.5 km

₩50,000 - ₩75,000

Fly to Gwangju, bus  •  4h 56m

  1. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Gwangju (KWJ) GMP - KWJ
  2. Take the bus from Gwangju to Haenam

₩35,357 - ₩68,769

Fly to Yosu, bus  •  5h 52m

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

₩70,257 - ₩103,669

Seoul → Haenam
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Haenam is 1339.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Haenam is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Haenam is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1339.

Last updated: 3 May 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Seoul to Haenam is to bus which costs ₩38,900 and takes 5h.

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The fastest way to get from Seoul to Haenam is to drive which takes 4h 8m and costs ₩50,000 - ₩75,000.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dong Seoul Bus Terminal and arriving at Haenam. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h.

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The distance between Seoul and Haenam is 335 km. The road distance is 382.5 km.

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The best way to get from Seoul to Haenam without a car is to train and bus which takes 4h 20m and costs ₩47,000 - ₩70,000.

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It takes approximately 4h 20m to get from Seoul to Haenam, including transfers.

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Seoul to Haenam bus services, operated by Ko Bus, depart from Seoul Central City Bus Terminal station.

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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 Haenam bus services, operated by TxBus, arrive at Haenam station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Seoul to Haenam is 383 km. It takes approximately 4h 8m to drive from Seoul to Haenam.

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  • Distance: 334.8 km
  • Duration: 4h 20m

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

You can take a bus from Seoul Express bus terminal to Haenam via Gwangju in around 4h 53m.

Airlines
Jin Air
Website
jinair.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩22,000 - ₩60,000
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Yosu
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩32,000 - ₩80,000
Asiana Airlines
Website
flyasiana.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩26,000 - ₩75,000
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Yosu
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩35,000 - ₩90,000
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Yosu
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩26,000 - ₩80,000
Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Seoul Station to Gwangju Songjeong Station
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₩31,000 - ₩48,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Standing
₩31,000 - ₩43,000
Economy
₩34,000 - ₩48,000
First Class
₩50,000 - ₩70,000
Train from Yongsan Station to Jangseong Station
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₩33,000 - ₩50,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Standing
₩33,000 - ₩46,000
Economy
₩36,000 - ₩50,000
First Class
₩50,000 - ₩75,000
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Yongsan Station to Jangseong Station
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₩17,000 - ₩22,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Standing/Non-reserved
₩17,500 - ₩18,500
Economy Class
₩20,500 - ₩22,000
Bus operators
TxBus
Phone
1644-3070
Website
txbus.t-money.co.kr
Bus from Gwangju to Haenam
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₩15,300
Schedules at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
Bus from Dong Seoul Bus Terminal to Haenam
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₩38,900
Schedules at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Gwangju to Haenam
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
₩16,307
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Yeocheon to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₩15,300
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Seoul Central City Bus Terminal to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
₩19,000 - ₩29,000
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr
Book at
kobus.co.kr
Excellent Express
₩28,100
Economy Express
₩19,000

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Asiana Airlines and Jin Air offer flights from Seoul Gimpo Airport to Gwangju Airport.

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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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