Daejeon to Mokpo High-Speed Train

​Taking a train is the fastest and often the cheapest option you can find for Daejeon to Mokpo trip. It is easy to plan the journey and book the tickets, as Korail and KTX trains run from Daejeon daily (usually 2). The train trip between these Korean cities takes 2 hours and 39 minutes, carriers offer Economy Class seats and Business Class seats for your convenience. You can buy your train tickets online, or at the train station.

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Departures per day

2 departures

Time ​on the road

Longest Travel Time

2 hours 59 minutes

Train station


195 km


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Daejeon to Mokpo Train Schedule

Daejeon to Mokpo Route, Map & Station

Mokpo railway station is the last to the southwest. Also, you should know that if you travel to Mokpo from Seoul on KTX train, the Honam Line splits in Daejeon. The departure to Mokpo starts from Seo(West)Daejeon station, while the train from Seoul comes to Daejeon main train station. So if you try to book tickets from Daejeon to Mokpo as it is you will see an error on the booking website. Put the departure point as Seodaejeon, then you will avoid it.

The Daejeon-Mokpo train route connects Daejeon, a vibrant city in South Korea's central region, with Mokpo, a coastal city known for its scenic beauty and maritime culture. Covering a distance of approximately 220 kilometers (about 137 miles) through diverse landscapes and urban centers, this route offers travelers a convenient and efficient mode of transportation between these two significant destinations.​

KTX Train Lines Map

  • Departing from Daejeon's main railway station, travelers can board the KTX high-speed train or Mugunghwa intercity train for a journey to Mokpo, typically taking around 2 to 3 hours.
  • As the train travels southwestward, passengers can enjoy scenic views of South Korea's varied landscapes, including rural countryside, rolling hills, and glimpses of coastal scenery.
  • Upon arrival in Mokpo, passengers are greeted by a charming coastal city known for its historic port, delicious seafood, and picturesque islands.
  • The Daejeon-Mokpo route is popular among both domestic and international travelers, offering opportunities to explore cultural attractions, enjoy outdoor activities such as hiking and island hopping, and indulge in fresh seafood cuisine.
  • Detailed railway maps provided by Korail, South Korea's national railway operator, offer valuable information on train routes, stations, and connections, assisting travelers in planning their journey effectively.

Stations Servicing Daejeon - Mokpo Trains

If you are planning to go from Daejeon to Mokpo​​, your train will depart from Daejeon station, 1 Jeong Dong, Dong Gu, and arrive to Mokpo Station

Departing from

1 Jeong Dong, Dong Gu,, Daejeon, South Korea

Arriving at

Honam-dong, Mokpo-si, Jeollanam-do, South Korea

*The exact departure and arrival station information will be shown on your ticket.


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