There are 4 ways to get from Ulsan to Gyeongju by train, bus, taxi or car

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  •  35 min

  1. Take the train from Taehwagang Station to Gyeongju Station Mugunghwa Bujeon

$2 - $3

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the bus from Ulsan to Gyeongju

$3 - $5

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ulsan to Gyeongju 34.2 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Ulsan to Gyeongju 34.2 miles

$6 - $10

What companies run services between Ulsan, South Korea and Gyeongju, South Korea?

Korail Mugunghwa operates a train from Ulsan to Gyeongju hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 35 min. Alternatively, Gyeongju Bus Terminal operates a bus from Ulsan to Gyeongju every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h.

Train operators
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Taehwagang Station to Gyeongju Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
$2 - $3
Economy Class
$2 - $3
Bus operators
Gyeongju Bus Terminal
Website
gyeongjuterminal.co.kr
Bus from Ulsan to Gyeongju
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
gyeongjuterminal.co.kr
Book at
bustago.or.kr
Other operators
Taxi from Ulsan to Gyeongju
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Gorae Call
Phone
+82 52 260 1114
Website
ulsancallvanlong.itrocks.kr

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Ulsan and Gyeongju is 35 km. The road distance is 55 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ulsan to Gyeongju is to train which costs ₩2,100 - ₩2,700 and takes 35 min.

The quickest way to get from Ulsan to Gyeongju is to train which takes 35 min and costs ₩2,100 - ₩2,700.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Taehwagang Station and arriving at Gyeongju Station. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ulsan and arriving at Gyeongju. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

The train from Taehwagang Station to Gyeongju Station takes 35 min including transfers and departs hourly.