Incheon Airport to Seoul High-Speed Train

​If you're looking for a fast and affordable way to get from Daejeon to Seoul, the train is your best choice. You can plan ahead of time with the Korail or KTX trains leaving 110 times per day. The trip between these two Korean cities takes 53 minutes on average, and it's super convenient too because there are Economy Class seats as well as Business Class! Train tickets can be bought online or at the station.

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Departures per day

132 departures

Time ​on the road

Longest Travel Time

43 minutes

Train station


63 km


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Daejeon to Seoul Train Schedule

Incheon Airport to Seoul Route & Map

Trains from Incheon Airport depart from Incheon Int'l Airport Terminal 2 where you can take two types of trains: express or all stop train. The trains are operated on behalf of AREX railway operator. From Incheon Airport you will arrive at Seoul train station. AREX trains from Incheon Airport is the fastest way to get to Seoul.

The Incheon Airport to Seoul train route is a vital transportation link connecting Incheon International Airport, South Korea's primary international gateway, with the capital city, Seoul. This route provides travelers arriving at the airport with a convenient and efficient mode of transportation to reach downtown Seoul and its surrounding areas.

KTX Train Lines Map

  • Departing from Incheon International Airport, travelers can board the Airport Railroad Express (AREX) train for a direct journey to Seoul Station, the main railway hub in the capital. The journey typically takes around 45 minutes to 1 hour.
  • As the train travels northeastward, passengers can enjoy views of urban landscapes and city outskirts, providing a glimpse into the bustling life of South Korea.
  • Upon arrival at Seoul Station, travelers have easy access to Seoul's extensive public transportation network, including subway lines, buses, and taxis, enabling them to reach their final destination within the city or continue their journey to other parts of the country.
  • The Incheon Airport to Seoul route is popular among both domestic and international travelers, providing a seamless transition from air to rail travel and offering convenience, speed, and reliability.
  • Detailed railway maps and signage at Incheon Airport and Seoul Station assist travelers in navigating the train route and accessing other transportation options within Seoul.

Stations Servicing Incheon Airport - Seoul Trains

If you are planning to go from Incheon Airport and arrive at Yongsan Station in Seoul.

Departing from

271 Gonghang-ro, Incheon, South Korea
405 Hangang-daero, Bongnaedong 2(i)-ga, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, South Korea

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


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