There are 6 ways to get from Seoul to Jirisan National Park by train, taxi, bus, car or plane

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Train, taxi  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Yongsan Station to Namwon Station KTX Seoul - Yeosu
  2. Take a taxi from Namwon Station to Jirisan National Park

$83 - $120

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 6 min

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

$67 - $88

4 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Seoul to Jirisan National Park 203.3 miles

$35 - $60

Fly to Yosu, taxi  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Yosu (RSU) GMP - RSU
  2. Take a taxi from Yosu to Jirisan National Park

$96 - $197

Fly to Jinju, taxi  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Jinju (HIN) GMP - HIN
  2. Take a taxi from Jinju to Jirisan National Park

$121 - $352

Fly to Gwangju, bus  •  5 h 6 min

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

$70 - $137

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Seoul to Jirisan National Park is to drive which costs ₩44,000 - ₩65,000 and takes 3 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Seoul to Jirisan National Park is to train and taxi which costs ₩90,000 - ₩140,000 and takes 2 h 52 min.

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The distance between Seoul and Jirisan National Park is 260 km. The road distance is 325.2 km.

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The best way to get from Seoul to Jirisan National Park without a car is to train and taxi which takes 2 h 52 min and costs ₩90,000 - ₩140,000.

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It takes approximately 2 h 52 min to get from Seoul to Jirisan National Park, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Seoul Gimpo Airport to Yosu Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Seoul to Jirisan National Park is 325 km. It takes approximately 3 h 36 min to drive from Seoul to Jirisan National Park.

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Korean Air and Asiana Airlines offer flights from Seoul Gimpo Airport to Yosu Airport.

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Map of how to get from Seoul to Jirisan National Park.
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  • Distance: 162.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 52 min

What companies run services between Seoul, South Korea and Jirisan National Park, South Korea?

Easy Ticket operates a bus from Seoul to Jirisan National Park hourly. Tickets cost $16 - $23 and the journey takes 3 h 10 min.

Airlines
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Yosu
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $550
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Jinju
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $550
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Yosu
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
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 Namwon Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
letskorail.com
First class
$55
Economy Class
$39
Bus operators
Easy Ticket
Website
hticket.co.kr
Bus from Seoul Central City Bus Terminal to Namwon Express Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
hticket.co.kr
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Gwangju to Gurye
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
Gurye Bus Terminal
Website
tour.gurye.go.kr
Bus from Gwangju to Gurye
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
tour.gurye.go.kr
Book at
bustago.or.kr
Other operators
Taxi from Namwon Station to Jirisan National Park
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65

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