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

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Train  •  2h 53m

  1. Take the train from Yongsan Station to Naju Station KTX Seoul / ...

₩27,804 - ₩59,393

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4h 4m

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

₩27,700 - ₩38,900

5 alternative options

Train via Sejong  •  2h 53m

  1. Take the train from Seoul Station to Osong Station KTX Seoul-Pohang / ...
  2. Take the train from Osong Station to Naju Station KTX Seoul / ...

₩51,578 - ₩93,429

Train via Suseo SRT  •  3h 13m

  1. Take the train from Suseo SRT to Naju Station SRT Suseo

₩49,858 - ₩83,451

Drive  •  3h 30m

  1. Drive from Seoul Express bus terminal to Jinbu 317.1 km

₩46,000 - ₩70,000

Fly to Gwangju, train  •  3h 9m

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

₩32,707 - ₩67,169

Fly to Muan  •  4h 49m

  1. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Muan (MWX) GMP - MWX

₩170,957 - ₩293,369

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The cheapest way to get from Seoul to Jinbu is to bus which costs ₩27,000 - ₩39,000 and takes 4h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Seoul to Jinbu is to train which costs ₩27,000 - ₩60,000 and takes 2h 53m.

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The distance between Seoul and Jinbu is 287 km. The road distance is 317.1 km.

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The best way to get from Seoul to Jinbu without a car is to train which takes 2h 53m and costs ₩27,000 - ₩60,000.

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It takes approximately 2h 53m to get from Seoul to Jinbu, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Seoul to Jinbu is to train which takes 2h 53m and costs ₩27,000 - ₩60,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₩27,000 - ₩39,000 and takes 4h 4m, you could also fly, which costs ₩170,000 - ₩300,000 and takes 4h 49m.

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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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Yes, the driving distance between Seoul to Jinbu is 317 km. It takes approximately 3h 30m to drive from Seoul to Jinbu.

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Asiana Airlines offers flights from Seoul Gimpo Airport to Gwangju Airport.

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There are four+ hotels available in Jinbu. Prices start at ₩110,000 per night.

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Map of how to get from Seoul to Jinbu.
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  • Distance: 286.5 km
  • Duration: 2h 53m

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

Korail operates a train from Yongsan Station to Naju Station hourly. Tickets cost ₩39,000 - ₩46,000 and the journey takes 2h 3m. Korail Mugunghwa also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, Easy Ticket operates a bus from Seoul Central City Bus Terminal to Yeongsanpo twice daily. Tickets cost ₩20,000 - ₩30,000 and the journey takes 4h.

Airlines
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩22,000 - ₩130,000
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Muan via Cheju
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩110,000 - ₩320,000
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Muan via Gwangju, Cheju
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩120,000 - ₩280,000
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Muan via Gimhae, Cheju
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩120,000 - ₩230,000
Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Yongsan Station to Naju Station
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩39,000 - ₩46,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Train from Seoul Station to Osong Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₩17,000 - ₩55,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
First Class
₩73,384
Economy Class
₩52,430
Standing
₩44,539
Train from Osong Station to Naju Station
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₩26,000 - ₩29,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Train from Gwangju Songjeong Station to Naju Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩3,900 - ₩4,400
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Yongsan Station to Naju Station
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
₩17,000 - ₩21,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Standing
₩17,300 - ₩17,500
Economy Class
₩20,400 - ₩20,700
Train from Gwangju Songjeong Station to Naju Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₩850 - ₩1,200
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Standing
₩850 - ₩1,200
Economy Class
₩1,000 - ₩1,150
Suseo High Speed Railway
Website
srail.co.kr
Train from Osong Station to Naju Station
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₩25,000 - ₩28,000
Website
http://www.srail.co.kr/
Book at
https://etk.srail.co.kr/hpg/hra/fr/01/selectScheduleList.do?pageId=TE0101000000
Standard Class
₩25,000 - ₩28,000
First Class
₩37,000 - ₩40,000
Train from Suseo SRT to Naju Station
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₩39,000 - ₩70,000
Website
http://www.srail.co.kr/
Book at
https://etk.srail.co.kr/hpg/hra/fr/01/selectScheduleList.do?pageId=TE0101000000
Standard Class
₩39,000 - ₩47,000
First Class
₩55,000 - ₩70,000
Train from Gwangju Songjeong Station to Naju Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₩2,000 - ₩2,700
Website
http://www.srail.co.kr/
Book at
https://etk.srail.co.kr/hpg/hra/fr/01/selectScheduleList.do?pageId=TE0101000000
Standard Class
₩2,000 - ₩2,700
First Class
₩3,000 - ₩3,800
Bus operators
Easy Ticket
Website
hticket.co.kr
Bus from Seoul Central City Bus Terminal to Yeongsanpo
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₩20,000 - ₩30,000
Schedules at
hticket.co.kr
Excellent express
₩29,900
Economy Express
₩20,200

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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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