There are 5 ways to get from Seoul to Iksan by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Yongsan Station to Iksan Station KTX Seoul

$24 - $75

Cheapest option

Bus Easy Ticket  •  2 h 40 min

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

$13 - $18

3 alternative options

Bus TxBus  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Seoul Nambu Bus Terminal to Iksan

$13

Drive  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Seoul to Iksan 128.5 miles

$25 - $40

Fly, train  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Gwangju (KWJ) GMP - KWJ
  2. Take the train from Gwangju Songjeong Station to Iksan Station

$48 - $113

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Seoul to Iksan is to bus which costs ₩14,650 - ₩14,800 and takes 3 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Seoul to Iksan is to train which takes 1 h 4 min and costs ₩27,000 - ₩80,000.

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The distance between Seoul and Iksan is 180 km. The road distance is 206 km.

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The train from Yongsan Station to Iksan Station takes 1 h 4 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Seoul Central City Bus Terminal and arriving at Iksan. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Yongsan Station and arriving at Iksan Station. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 1 h 4 min.

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

Korail operates a train from Seoul to Iksan hourly. Tickets cost $24 - $75 and the journey takes 1 h 4 min. Alternatively, Easy Ticket operates a bus from Seoul to Iksan hourly. Tickets cost $13 - $18 and the journey takes 2 h 40 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
Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Yongsan Station to Iksan Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $75
Schedules at
letskorail.com
First Class
$73
Economy Class
$52
Train from Gwangju Songjeong Station to Iksan Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Suseo High Speed Railway
Website
srail.co.kr
Train from Gwangju Songjeong Station to Iksan Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$10 - $12
First Class
$15 - $18
Bus operators
Easy Ticket
Website
hticket.co.kr
Bus from Seoul Central City Bus Terminal to Iksan
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
hticket.co.kr
TxBus
Phone
1644-3070
Website
txbus.t-money.co.kr
Bus from Seoul Nambu Bus Terminal to Iksan
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr

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