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

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Train  •  1 h 24 min

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

$27 - $31

Cheapest option

Bus Jeonbuk Express  •  3 h 12 min

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

$12 - $21

2 alternative options

Bus Easy Ticket  •  2 h 40 min

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

$13 - $19

Drive  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Seoul to Jeonju 132.4 miles

$25 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Seoul to Jeonju is to bus which costs ₩13,000 - ₩24,000 and takes 3 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Seoul to Jeonju is to train which takes 1 h 24 min and costs ₩30,000 - ₩35,000.

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The distance between Seoul and Jeonju is 195 km. The road distance is 212 km.

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The train from Yongsan Station to Jeonju Station takes 1 h 24 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Seoul Central City Bus Terminal and arriving at Jeonju. Services depart every 15 minutes, 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 Jeonju Station. Services depart every two hours. The journey takes approximately 1 h 24 min.

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

Korail operates a train from Seoul to Jeonju every 2 hours. Tickets cost $27 - $31 and the journey takes 1 h 24 min. Alternatively, Easy Ticket operates a bus from Seoul to Jeonju every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $13 - $19 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min.

Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Yongsan Station to Jeonju Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $31
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Bus operators
Easy Ticket
Website
hticket.co.kr
Bus from Seoul Central City Bus Terminal to Jeonju
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
hticket.co.kr
Jeonbuk Express
Website
jbexpress.co.kr
Bus from Seoul Nambu Bus Terminal to Jeonju
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Schedules at
jbexpress.co.kr
Book at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
TxBus
Phone
1644-3070
Website
txbus.t-money.co.kr
Bus from Seoul Nambu Bus Terminal to Jeonju
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr

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