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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train Korail  •  2 h 30 min

  1. KTX Seoul

$40 - $95

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h

$22 - $35

4 alternative options

Train Suseo High Speed Railway  •  3 h 52 min

  1. SRT Suseo

$41 - $67

Drive  •  3 h 40 min

  1. 220.4 miles

$40 - $65

Fly to Gwangju, train  •  3 h 33 min

  1. GMP - KWJ

$46 - $110

Fly to Muan, bus  •  6 h 47 min

  1. GMP - MWX

$111 - $182

Questions & Answers

The distance between Seoul and Mokpo-si is 311 km. The road distance is 353 km.

The cheapest way to get from Seoul to Mokpo-si is to bus which costs ₩24,000 - ₩37,000 and takes 4 h.

The quickest way to get from Seoul to Mokpo-si is to train which takes 2 h 30 min and costs ₩47,000 - ₩110,000.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Yongsan Station and arriving at Mokpo Station. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

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 4 h.

The train from Yongsan Station to Mokpo Station takes 2 h 30 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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

Korail operates a train from Seoul to Mokpo-si hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $95 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min. Alternatively, Easy Ticket operates a bus from Seoul to Mokpo-si hourly. Tickets cost $22 - $35 and the journey takes 4 h.

Airlines
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Muan via Cheju
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $370
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Muan via Gwangju, Cheju
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
T'way Air
Website
twayair.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Muan via Cheju
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $370
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Muan via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Yongsan Station to Mokpo Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Schedules at
letskorail.com
First Class
$94
Economy Class
$67
Train from Gwangju Songjeong Station to Mokpo Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Suseo High Speed Railway
Website
srail.co.kr
Train from Suseo SRT to Mokpo Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$42 - $45
First Class
$62 - $66
Train from Gwangju Songjeong Station to Mokpo Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $9
Schedules at
srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$8 - $9
First Class
$11 - $13
Bus operators
Easy Ticket
Website
hticket.co.kr
Bus from Seoul Central City Bus Terminal to Mokpo
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
hticket.co.kr
Kumho Bus Lines
Website
usquare.co.kr
Bus from Muan International Airport to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
usquare.co.kr
Book at
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Gwangju to Mokpo
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr

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