There are 2 ways to get from Seoul to Taean by plane, car or train

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Fly from Seoul Gimpo, drive  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Pyongyang (FNJ) GMP - FNJ
  2. Drive from Pyongyang to Taean

1 alternative option

Train to Seoul, fly, drive  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Seoul Station to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
  2. Fly from Seoul (ICN) to Pyongyang (FNJ) ICN - FNJ
  3. Drive from Pyongyang to Taean

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The distance between Seoul and Taean is 190 km.

It takes approximately 8 h 24 min to get from Seoul to Taean, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Seoul Gimpo Airport to Pyongyang Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Air Koryo and Air China offer flights from Seoul Gimpo Airport to Pyongyang Airport.

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

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Map of how to get from Seoul to Taean.
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  • Distance: 119 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 24 min

What companies run services between Seoul, South Korea and Taean, North Korea?

There is no direct connection from Seoul to Taean. However, you can take the train to Gimpo Airport, take the walk to Seoul Gimpo airport, fly to Pyongyang, then take the drive to Taean. Alternatively, you can take the train to Incheon Int'l Airport T1, take the walk to Seoul airport, fly to Pyongyang, then take the drive to Taean.

Airlines
Air Koryo
Website
airkoryo.com.kp
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Pyongyang via Beijing
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Seoul to Pyongyang via Shenyang
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from Seoul to Pyongyang via Beijing
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $850
Flights from Seoul to Pyongyang via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Seoul to Pyongyang via Busan, Shenyang
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Flights from Seoul to Pyongyang via Qingdao, Beijing
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Pyongyang via Beijing
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Seoul to Pyongyang via Beijing
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $950
Train operators
AREX
Phone
+82 1599-7788
Website
arex.or.kr
Train from Seoul Station to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Schedules at
arex.or.kr

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