There are 3 ways to get from Seoul to Tonghae by bus, train or car
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Bus • 3h 5m
$18 - $24
2 alternative options
Train • 3h 25m
$32 - $50
Drive • 2h 44m
$30 - $45
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Seoul to Tonghae is to bus which costs ₩20,000 - ₩28,000 and takes 3h 5m.
The quickest way to get from Seoul to Tonghae is to drive which costs ₩35,000 - ₩55,000 and takes 2h 44m.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Seoul Express Bus Terminal and arriving at Donghae Express Bus Terminal. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 5m.
No, there is no direct train from Seoul station to Tonghae station. However, there are services departing from Cheongnyangni Station and arriving at Mukho Station via Gangneung Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 25m.
The distance between Seoul and Tonghae is 188 km. The road distance is 255.5 km.
The best way to get from Seoul to Tonghae without a car is to bus which takes 3h 5m and costs ₩20,000 - ₩28,000.
The bus from Seoul Express Bus Terminal to Donghae Express Bus Terminal takes 3h 5m including transfers and departs hourly.
Seoul to Tonghae bus services, operated by Ko Bus, depart from Seoul Express Bus Terminal station.
Seoul to Tonghae train services, operated by Korail, arrive at Cheongnyangni Station.
The best way to get from Seoul to Tonghae is to bus which takes 3h 5m and costs ₩20,000 - ₩28,000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₩35,000 - ₩60,000 and takes 3h 25m.
What companies run services between Seoul, South Korea and Tonghae, South Korea?
Ko Bus operates a bus from Seoul to Tonghae hourly. Tickets cost $18 - $24 and the journey takes 3h 5m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Seoul to Tonghae via Gangneung Station in around 3h 25m.
Train from Cheongnyangni Station to Gangneung Station
- Ave. Duration
- 1h 36m
- Estimated price
- $20 - $35
- Schedules at
- 1st Class
- Economy Class
- Non-reserved Seat
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More Questions & Answers
Seoul to Tonghae bus services, operated by Ko Bus, arrive at Donghae Express Bus Terminal station.
Seoul to Tonghae train services, operated by Sea Train, arrive at Mukho Station.
Yes, the driving distance between Seoul to Tonghae is 255 km. It takes approximately 2h 44m to drive from Seoul to Tonghae.
There are 14+ hotels available in Tonghae. Prices start at $43 USD per night.