There are 6 ways to get from Seoul to Mokpo-si by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 4m

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

₩49,078 - ₩107,429

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Bus  •  3h 50m

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

₩22,000 - ₩33,000

4 alternative options

Bus via Gwangju  •  4h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Seoul Central City Bus Terminal to Gwangju
  2. Take the bus from Gwangju to Mokpo

₩27,500 - ₩36,600

Drive  •  3h 34m

  1. Drive from Seoul Express bus terminal to Mokpo-si 345.3 km

₩50,000 - ₩75,000

Fly to Gwangju, train  •  3h 26m

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

₩34,957 - ₩81,769

Fly to Muan  •  4h 43m

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

₩128,957 - ₩292,369

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The cheapest way to get from Seoul to Mokpo-si is to bus which costs ₩22,000 - ₩33,000 and takes 3h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Seoul to Mokpo-si is to train which costs ₩49,000 - ₩110,000 and takes 3h 4m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Seoul Central City Bus Terminal and arriving at Mokpo. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from Seoul station to Mokpo-si station. However, there are services departing from Seoul Station and arriving at Mokpo Station via Osong Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 4m.

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The distance between Seoul and Mokpo-si is 311 km. The road distance is 345.3 km.

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The best way to get from Seoul to Mokpo-si without a car is to train which takes 3h 4m and costs ₩49,000 - ₩110,000.

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It takes approximately 3h 4m to get from Seoul to Mokpo-si, including transfers.

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Seoul to Mokpo-si bus services, operated by Easy Ticket, depart from Seoul Central City Bus Terminal station.

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Seoul to Mokpo-si train services, operated by Korail, depart from Seoul Station.

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The best way to get from Seoul to Mokpo-si is to train which takes 3h 4m and costs ₩49,000 - ₩110,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₩22,000 - ₩33,000 and takes 3h 50m, you could also fly, which costs ₩120,000 - ₩300,000 and takes 4h 43m.

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Map of how to get from Seoul to Mokpo-si.
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  • Distance: 310.6 km
  • Duration: 3h 4m

What companies run services between Seoul, South Korea and Mokpo-si, South Korea?

You can take a train from Seoul to Mokpo-si via Osong Station in around 3h 4m. Alternatively, Easy Ticket operates a bus from Seoul Central City Bus Terminal to Mokpo hourly. Tickets cost ₩22,000 - ₩33,000 and the journey takes 3h 50m.

Airlines
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩48,000 - ₩130,000
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Muan via Cheju
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩190,000 - ₩600,000
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Muan via Gwangju, Cheju
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩120,000 - ₩300,000
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Muan via Gimhae, Cheju
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩95,000 - ₩250,000
Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
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 Mokpo Station
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
₩32,000 - ₩36,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Train from Gwangju Songjeong Station to Mokpo Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩10,000 - ₩12,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Suseo High Speed Railway
Website
srail.co.kr
Train from Osong Station to Mokpo Station
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₩32,000 - ₩55,000
Website
http://www.srail.co.kr/
Book at
https://etk.srail.co.kr/hpg/hra/fr/01/selectScheduleList.do?pageId=TE0101000000
Standard Class
₩32,000 - ₩38,000
First Class
₩47,000 - ₩55,000
Train from Gwangju Songjeong Station to Mokpo Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₩8,500 - ₩10,000
Website
http://www.srail.co.kr/
Book at
https://etk.srail.co.kr/hpg/hra/fr/01/selectScheduleList.do?pageId=TE0101000000
Standard Class
₩8,500 - ₩10,000
First Class
₩12,000 - ₩14,000
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Gwangju Songjeong Station to Mokpo Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₩3,600 - ₩4,400
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Standing
₩3,600 - ₩3,900
Economy Class
₩4,200 - ₩4,400
Bus operators
Easy Ticket
Website
hticket.co.kr
Bus from Seoul Central City Bus Terminal to Mokpo
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩22,000 - ₩33,000
Schedules at
hticket.co.kr
Excellent Express
₩32,800
Economy Express
₩22,100
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Seoul Central City Bus Terminal to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
₩19,000 - ₩29,000
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr
Book at
kobus.co.kr
Excellent Express
₩28,100
Economy Express
₩19,000
TxBus
Phone
1644-3070
Website
txbus.t-money.co.kr
Bus from Gwangju to Mokpo
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
₩8,500
Schedules at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr

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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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Seoul to Mokpo-si bus services, operated by Easy Ticket, arrive at Mokpo station.

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Seoul to Mokpo-si train services, operated by Korail, arrive at Mokpo Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Seoul to Mokpo-si is 345 km. It takes approximately 3h 34m to drive from Seoul to Mokpo-si.

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

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There are 31+ hotels available in Mokpo-si. Prices start at ₩112,500 per night.

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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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