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There are 5 ways to get from Seoul to Hongseong by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  2h

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

₩9,500 - ₩14,000

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Train  •  3h

  1. Take the train from Yongsan Station to Hongseong Station Mugunghwa Yongsan / ...

₩9,283 - ₩24,365

3 alternative options

Train via Cheonan  •  2h 14m

  1. Take the train from Seoul Station to Cheonan Asan Station KTX Seoul / ...
  2. Take the train from Asan Station to Hongseong Station Mugunghwa Yongsan / ...

₩16,287 - ₩24,088

Taxi  •  1h 32m

  1. Take a taxi from Seoul Express bus terminal to Hongseong 82.1 miles

₩110,000 - ₩150,000

Drive  •  1h 32m

  1. Drive from Seoul Express bus terminal to Hongseong 82.1 miles

₩18,000 - ₩27,000

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The cheapest way to get from Seoul to Hongseong is to bus which costs ₩9,500 - ₩14,000 and takes 2h.

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The quickest way to get from Seoul to Hongseong is to taxi which costs ₩110,000 - ₩150,000 and takes 1h 32m.

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

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No, there is no direct train from Seoul station to Hongseong station. However, there are services departing from Seoul Station and arriving at Hongseong Station via Asan Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 14m.

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The distance between Seoul and Hongseong is 111 km. The road distance is 131.4 km.

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The best way to get from Seoul to Hongseong without a car is to bus which takes 2h and costs ₩9,500 - ₩14,000.

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The bus from Seoul Central City Bus Terminal to Hongseong takes 2h including transfers and departs every two hours.

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

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

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The best way to get from Seoul to Hongseong is to bus which takes 2h and costs ₩9,500 - ₩14,000. Alternatively, you can train via Cheonan, which costs ₩16,000 - ₩25,000 and takes 2h 14m.

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Map of how to get from Seoul to Hongseong.
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  • Distance: 69.3 miles
  • Duration: 2h

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

Easy Ticket operates a bus from Seoul Express bus terminal to Hongseong every 2 hours. Tickets cost ₩9,500 - ₩14,000 and the journey takes 2h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Seoul to Hongseong via Cheonan Asan Station and Asan Station in around 2h 14m.

Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Seoul Station to Cheonan Asan Station
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₩13,000 - ₩16,000
Schedules at
letskorail.com
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trip.com
Train from Asan Station to Hongseong Station
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₩8,000 - ₩9,000
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Train from Yongsan Station to Hongseong Station
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₩16,000 - ₩23,000
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Economy Class
₩19,959
Non-reserved Seat
₩16,940
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Asan Station to Hongseong Station
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₩2,700 - ₩3,400
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
₩2,700 - ₩3,000
Economy Class
₩3,200 - ₩3,400
Train from Yongsan Station to Hongseong Station
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₩8,000 - ₩14,000
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
₩8,000 - ₩8,300
Economy Class
₩9,000 - ₩14,000
Non-reserved Seat
₩11,405
Bus operators
Easy Ticket
Website
hticket.co.kr
Bus from Seoul Central City Bus Terminal to Hongseong
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
₩9,500 - ₩14,000
Schedules at
hticket.co.kr
Excellent Express
₩13,800
Economy Express
₩9,500
Other operators
Taxi from Seoul Express bus terminal to Hongseong
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Estimated price
₩110,000 - ₩150,000
Kakao taxi
Website
kakao.com
International Taxi
Phone
+82 1644 2255
Website
intltaxi.co.kr

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Seoul to Hongseong is 131 km. It takes approximately 1h 32m to drive from Seoul to Hongseong.

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There are one+ hotels available in Hongseong. Prices start at ₩102,500 per night.

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