There are 7 ways to get from Seoul to Yeosu 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  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Yongsan Station to Yeocheon Station KTX Seoul / ...

$40 - $60

Cheapest option

Bus Easy Ticket  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Seoul Central City Bus Terminal to Yeosu

$22 - $35

5 alternative options

Train via Gwangmyeong Station  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Gwangmyeong Station to Yeocheon Station KTX Seoul

$44 - $65

Bus TxBus  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Dong Seoul Bus Terminal to Yeosu

$30

Drive  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Seoul to Yeosu 218.4 miles

$40 - $65

Fly to Yosu  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Yosu (RSU) GMP - RSU

$47 - $136

Fly to Gwangju, bus  •  4 h 39 min

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

$50 - $111

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Seoul to Yeosu is to bus which costs ₩34,300 - ₩34,500 and takes 6 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Seoul to Yeosu is to fly which costs ₩50,000 - ₩160,000 and takes 2 h 29 min.

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The distance between Seoul and Yeosu is 318 km. The road distance is 349.4 km.

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The train from Yongsan Station to Yeocheon Station takes 2 h 37 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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No, there is no direct bus from Seoul to Yeosu. However, there are services departing from Seoul Central City Bus Terminal and arriving at Yeocheon via Yeosu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Yongsan Station station and arriving at Yeocheon Station station. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 37 min.

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What companies run services between Seoul, South Korea and Yeosu, South Korea?

Korail operates a train from Seoul to Yeosu every 4 hours. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 2 h 37 min. Alternatively, Easy Ticket operates a bus from Seoul to Yeosu hourly. Tickets cost $22 - $35 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min.

Airlines
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Yosu
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Yosu
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $550
Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Yongsan Station to Yeocheon Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
letskorail.com
First class
$59
Economy Class
$42
Train from Gwangmyeong Station to Yeocheon Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
letskorail.com
First class
$59
Economy Class
$42
Bus operators
Easy Ticket
Website
hticket.co.kr
Bus from Seoul Central City Bus Terminal to Yeosu
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
hticket.co.kr
TxBus
Phone
1644-3070
Website
txbus.t-money.co.kr
Bus from Dong Seoul Bus Terminal to Yeosu
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Gwangju to Yeocheon
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr

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