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There are 7 ways to get from Seoul to Jirisan National Park by train, taxi, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2h 53m

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

$46 - $99

6 alternative options

Train, taxi  •  3h 40m

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

$84 - $120

Bus  •  3h 55m

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

$64 - $86

Drive  •  3h 34m

  1. Drive from Seoul to Jirisan National Park 202.7 miles

$35 - $60

Fly to Yosu, taxi  •  3h 25m

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

$91 - $192

Fly to Jinju, taxi  •  3h 28m

  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  •  5h 4m

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

$71 - $137

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The cheapest way to get from Seoul to Jirisan National Park is to drive which costs ₩44,000 - ₩65,000 and takes 3h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Seoul to Jirisan National Park is to train which costs ₩50,000 - ₩120,000 and takes 2h 53m.

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The distance between Seoul and Jirisan National Park is 260 km. The road distance is 324.3 km.

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The best way to get from Seoul to Jirisan National Park without a car is to train which takes 2h 53m and costs ₩50,000 - ₩120,000.

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It takes approximately 2h 53m to get from Seoul to Jirisan National Park, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Seoul to Jirisan National Park is to train which takes 2h 53m and costs ₩50,000 - ₩120,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₩70,000 - ₩100,000 and takes 3h 55m.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Seoul to Jirisan National Park is 324 km. It takes approximately 3h 34m to drive from Seoul to Jirisan National Park.

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

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There are 15+ hotels available in Jirisan National Park. Prices start at $35 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Seoul to Jirisan National Park.
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  • Distance: 162.8 miles
  • Duration: 2h 53m

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

Korail operates a train from Seoul to Jirisan National Park every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 2h 20m. Korail Mugunghwa also services this route every 3 hours. Alternatively, Easy Ticket operates a bus from Seoul to Jirisan National Park hourly. Tickets cost $14 - $21 and the journey takes 3h.

Airlines
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Yosu
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Yosu
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $550
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Jinju
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $550
Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Yongsan Station to Guryegu Station
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
letskorail.com
First class
$59
Economy Class
$42
Non-reserved Seat
$36
Train from Gwangmyeong Station to Namwon Station
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
letskorail.com
First class
$51
Economy Class
$36
Non-reserved Seat
$31
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Yongsan Station to Guryegu Station
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
$15 - $21
Economy Class
$18 - $25
Bus operators
Easy Ticket
Website
hticket.co.kr
Bus from Seoul Central City Bus Terminal to Namwon Express Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
hticket.co.kr
Late-Night Economy
$16
Excellent Express
$21
Economy Express
$14
Gurye Bus Terminal
Website
tour.gurye.go.kr
Bus from Gwangju to Gurye
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
tour.gurye.go.kr
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TxBus
Phone
1644-3070
Website
txbus.t-money.co.kr
Bus from Gwangju to Gurye
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
Other operators
Taxi from Namwon Station to Jirisan National Park
Ave. Duration
53m
Estimated price
$50 - $60

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The best way to get from Seoul to Seoul Gimpo Airport is to train which takes 18m and costs ₩1,400 - ₩2,000.

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