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

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Train via Sejong  •  3h 35m

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

₩40,667 - ₩92,729

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Bus  •  6h 19m

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

₩24,000 - ₩33,100

5 alternative options

Train  •  5h 9m

  1. Take the train from Yongsan Station to Baekyangsa Station Mugunghwa Seoul

₩31,304 - ₩39,393

Bus via Gunsan  •  7h 44m

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

₩28,800 - ₩42,100

Drive  •  2h 55m

  1. Drive from Seoul Express bus terminal to Naejangsan National Park 260 km

₩37,000 - ₩55,000

Fly to Gwangju, bus  •  5h 56m

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

₩24,357 - ₩53,769

Fly to Yosu, bus  •  7h 18m

  1. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Yosu (RSU) GMP - RSU
  2. Take the bus from Yeocheon to Gwangju
  3. Take the bus from Gwangju to Baekyangsa

₩50,257 - ₩83,669

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The cheapest way to get from Seoul to Naejangsan National Park is to bus which costs ₩24,000 - ₩34,000 and takes 6h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Seoul to Naejangsan National Park is to drive which costs ₩37,000 - ₩55,000 and takes 2h 55m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Seoul to Naejangsan National Park. However, there are services departing from Seoul Central City Bus Terminal and arriving at Baekyangsa via Gwangju. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 19m.

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The distance between Seoul and Naejangsan National Park is 237 km. The road distance is 260 km.

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The best way to get from Seoul to Naejangsan National Park without a car is to train via Sejong which takes 3h 35m and costs ₩40,000 - ₩95,000.

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It takes approximately 3h 35m to get from Seoul to Naejangsan National Park, including transfers.

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Seoul to Naejangsan National Park bus services, operated by Ko Bus, depart from Seoul Central City Bus Terminal station.

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The best way to get from Seoul to Naejangsan National Park is to train via Sejong which takes 3h 35m and costs ₩40,000 - ₩95,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₩24,000 - ₩34,000 and takes 6h 19m.

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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 Naejangsan National Park bus services, operated by bus Tago, arrive at Baekyangsa station.

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Map of how to get from Seoul to Naejangsan National Park.
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  • Distance: 237.4 km
  • Duration: 3h 35m

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

You can take a train from Seoul to Naejangsan National Park via Osong Station, Jeongeup Station, and Baekyangsa Station in around 3h 35m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Seoul Express bus terminal to Naejangsan National Park via Gwangju and Baekyangsa in around 6h 19m.

Airlines
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩22,000 - ₩120,000
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Yosu
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩20,000 - ₩85,000
Jin Air
Website
jinair.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩19,000 - ₩60,000
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Yosu
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩18,000 - ₩110,000
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Yosu
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩150,000 - ₩500,000
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
₩12,000 - ₩55,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Economy
₩14,000 - ₩20,000
Standing
₩12,000 - ₩18,000
First Class
₩21,000 - ₩75,000
Economy Class
₩52,430
Standing
₩44,539
Train from Osong Station to Jeongeup Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₩13,000 - ₩21,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Economy
₩14,000 - ₩21,000
Standing
₩13,000 - ₩19,000
First Class
₩22,000 - ₩32,000
Suseo High Speed Railway
Website
srail.co.kr
Train from Osong Station to Jeongeup Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₩17,000 - ₩19,000
Website
http://www.srail.co.kr/
Book at
https://etk.srail.co.kr/hpg/hra/fr/01/selectScheduleList.do?pageId=TE0101000000
Standard Class
₩17,000 - ₩19,000
First Class
₩25,000 - ₩27,000
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Yongsan Station to Baekyangsa Station
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₩16,000 - ₩20,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Standing
₩16,700 - ₩16,900
Economy Class
₩19,600 - ₩19,900
Bus operators
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
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Gwangju to Baekyangsa
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
₩5,000
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Yeocheon to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₩15,300
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
Easy Ticket
Website
hticket.co.kr
Bus from Seoul Central City Bus Terminal to Gunsan
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₩13,000 - ₩21,000
Schedules at
hticket.co.kr
Excellent Express
₩20,100
Economy Express
₩13,800
Jeonbuk Express
Website
jbexpress.co.kr
Bus from Gunsan to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩10,000 - ₩17,000
Schedules at
jbexpress.co.kr
Book at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
TxBus
Phone
1644-3070
Website
txbus.t-money.co.kr
Bus from Gunsan to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩13,000
Schedules at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr

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Yes, the driving distance between Seoul to Naejangsan National Park is 260 km. It takes approximately 2h 55m to drive from Seoul to Naejangsan National Park.

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Jin Air and Asiana Airlines offer flights from Seoul Gimpo Airport to Gwangju Airport.

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There are eight+ hotels available in Naejangsan National Park. Prices start at ₩107,500 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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