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There are 9 ways to get from Seoul to Nami by train, ferry, bus, car ferry, car or plane

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Train, ferry  •  8h 46m

  1. Take the train from Seoul Station to Busan Station
  2. Take the ferry from Busan to Fukuoka
  3. Take the train from Hakata to Shin-Yamaguchi

¥27677 - ¥35049

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Train, car ferry  •  17h 14m

  1. Take the train from Seoul Station to Busan Station
  2. Take the car ferry from Busan Int'l port to Shimonoseki
  3. Take the train from Shimonoseki to Hofu

¥14927 - ¥23519

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Bus, ferry  •  14h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Seoul Express Bus Terminal(Gyeongbu) to Seonsan Rest Transit Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Seonsan Rest Transit Terminal to Busan Sasang Bus Terminal
  3. Take the ferry from Busan to Fukuoka
  4. Take the bus from Hakata Bus Terminal to Hōfu-eki

¥24774 - ¥28026

Train, car ferry via Suseo SRT  •  17h 29m

  1. Take the train from Suseo SRT to Busan Station
  2. Take the car ferry from Busan Int'l port to Shimonoseki
  3. Take the train from Shimonoseki to Hofu

¥17422 - ¥24930

Drive, ferry  •  9h 25m

  1. Drive from Seoul to Busan
  2. Take the ferry from Busan to Fukuoka
  3. Drive from Fukuoka to Nami

¥23037 - ¥26265

Bus, fly to Fukuoka, train  •  5h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Koreana Hotel to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
  2. Fly from Incheon (ICN) to Fukuoka (FUK) ICN - FUK
  3. Take the train from Hakata to Shin-Yamaguchi

¥15146 - ¥52464

Bus, fly to Kita Kyushu, train  •  6h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Koreana Hotel to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
  2. Fly from Incheon (ICN) to Kita Kyushu (KKJ) ICN - KKJ
  3. Take the train from Kokura to Shin-Yamaguchi

¥25926 - ¥36264

Bus, fly to Oita, train  •  8h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Koreana Hotel to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
  2. Fly from Incheon (ICN) to Oita (OIT) ICN - OIT
  3. Take the train from Beppu to Kokura
  4. Take the train from Kokura to Shin-Yamaguchi

¥15276 - ¥26664

Bus, fly to Okayama, train  •  7h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Koreana Hotel to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
  2. Fly from Incheon (ICN) to Okayama (OKJ) ICN - OKJ
  3. Take the train from Okayama to Shin-Yamaguchi

¥31826 - ¥66514

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The cheapest way to get from Seoul to Nami is to train and car ferry which costs ₩160,000 - ₩270,000 and takes 17h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Seoul to Nami is to bus and fly and train which costs ₩160,000 - ₩600,000 and takes 5h 54m.

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The distance between Seoul and Nami is 566 km.

The best way to get from Seoul to Nami without a car is to train and ferry which takes 8h 46m and costs ₩300,000 - ₩400,000.

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It takes approximately 8h 46m to get from Seoul to Nami, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Incheon Airport to Fukuoka Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Air Seoul, Jin Air, Asiana Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Incheon Airport to Fukuoka Airport.

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There are 20+ hotels available in Nami. Prices start at ¥10000 per night.

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Map of how to get from Seoul to Nami.
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  • Distance: 566.1 km
  • Duration: 8h 46m

What companies run services between Seoul, South Korea and Nami, Japan?

There is no direct connection from Seoul to Nami. However, you can take the train to Busan Station, take the walk to Busan Station, take the line 1 subway to Jungang Station, take the walk to Busan, take the ferry to Fukuoka, take the taxi to Hakata, take the train to Shin-Yamaguchi, take the train to Hofu, then take the taxi to Nami. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Seoul Express bus terminal to Nami via Seonsan Rest Transit Terminal, Busan Sasang Bus Terminal, Sasang Station, Nampodong, Jungang Station, Busan, Fukuoka, Hakata Bus Terminal, and Hōfu-eki in around 14h 27m.

Airlines
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Incheon to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥19000 - ¥50000
Flights from Incheon to Kita Kyushu
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥18000 - ¥25000
Flights from Incheon to Oita
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥20000 - ¥49000
Flights from Incheon to Okayama
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥20000 - ¥50000
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Incheon to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥11000 - ¥36000
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Incheon to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥4400 - ¥14000
T'way Air
Website
twayair.com
Flights from Incheon to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥3300 - ¥10000
Flights from Incheon to Oita
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥3200 - ¥10000
Jin Air
Website
jinair.com
Flights from Incheon to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥20000 - ¥29000
Flights from Incheon to Kita Kyushu
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥18000 - ¥25000
Air Seoul
Website
flyairseoul.com
Flights from Incheon to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥3600 - ¥33000
Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Seoul Station to Busan Station
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
¥3200 - ¥6000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Economy
¥3800 - ¥6000
Standing
¥3200 - ¥5500
First Class
¥6000 - ¥8500
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Seoul Station to Busan Station
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
¥2000 - ¥2400
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Standing
¥2025 - ¥2035
Economy Class
¥2380 - ¥2410
Japan Railways Shinkansen

Japan’s famous bullet trains, operated by Japan Rail, are known for their comfort, punctuality and efficiency. They run at speeds of up to 320km/h and connect most of the country’s major cities. Most shinkansen trains offer two classes – Ordinary and Green Car – although some also offer Gran Class (comparable to first class). Seat reservations can be made on all trains for a small fee, although it’s not mandatory apart from on a handful of routes.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Hakata to Shin-Yamaguchi
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
¥4100 - ¥6500
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
¥4100 - ¥6000
Reserved seat
¥5000 - ¥6500
Green seat
¥6000 - ¥8500
Train from Kokura to Shin-Yamaguchi
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
¥3000 - ¥4700
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
¥3000 - ¥4100
Reserved seat
¥3800 - ¥4700
Green seat
¥4600 - ¥6500
Train from Okayama to Shin-Yamaguchi
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥7000 - ¥10000
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
¥7000 - ¥9500
Reserved seat
¥8000 - ¥10000
Green seat
¥10000 - ¥14000
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of Japan's main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen (bullet train) service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. Trains are clean, comfortable and punctual. There are several rail passes on offer for customers, such as the extremely popular national JR Pass and regional Hokkaido Pass, JR Kyushu Pass and JR West Pass, among others.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shimonoseki to Hofu
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥1300 - ¥2000
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Suseo High Speed Railway
Website
srail.co.kr
Train from Suseo SRT to Busan Station
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
¥4400 - ¥7000
Website
http://www.srail.co.kr/
Book at
https://etk.srail.co.kr/hpg/hra/fr/01/selectScheduleList.do?pageId=TE0101000000
Standard Class
¥4400 - ¥4800
First Class
¥6500 - ¥6900
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Beppu to Kokura
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥3200 - ¥4700
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved Seat
¥3200 - ¥4500
Reserved Seat
¥3300 - ¥4700
Green Seat
¥4600 - ¥6500
Bus operators
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Seoul Express Bus Terminal(Gyeongbu) to Seonsan Rest Transit Terminal
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
¥1200 - ¥1900
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr
Book at
kobus.co.kr
Excellent Express
¥1847
Economy Express
¥1264
Bus from Seonsan Rest Transit Terminal to Busan Sasang Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
¥900 - ¥1500
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr
Book at
kobus.co.kr
Excellent Express
¥1444
Economy Express
¥942
Bocho Kotsu
Phone
0834-22-7801
Website
bochobus.co.jp
Bus from Hakata Bus Terminal to Hōfu-eki
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
¥2000 - ¥3000
Schedules at
bochobus.co.jp
Kal Limousine
Website
kallimousine.com
Bus from Koreana Hotel to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
¥1435
Schedules at
kallimousine.com
Airport Limousine Korea
Phone
02 2664-9898
Website
airportlimousine.co.kr
Bus from Four Seasons Hotel to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥897
Schedules at
airportlimousine.co.kr
Ferry operators
JRbeetle
Website
jrbeetle.com
Ferry from Busan to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
¥16000
Schedules at
jrbeetle.com
Pukwan ferry
Website
pukwan.co.kr
Car ferry from Busan Int'l port to Shimonoseki
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥8500 - ¥12000
Schedules at
pukwan.co.kr
Suite
¥22498
Deluxe
¥15686
1st class
¥11205
2nd class
¥8516

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