Seoul to Gyeongju High-Speed Train

Save time and money by taking the train from Seoul to Gyeongju. You won't need much planning ahead - simply book your ticket online. With Economy Class and Business Class seats, you have a chance to choose the preferable level of comfort. All KTX trains offer great onboard services and facilities: comfortable seats, modern bathroom facilities, and vending machines. The Seoul - Gyeongju train ride takes only two hours and is one of the most popular routs among tourists and locals.

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Departures per day

17 departures

Time ​on the road

Longest Travel Time

1 hour 59 minutes

Train station


335 km


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Seoul to Gyeongju Train Schedule

Seoul to Gyeongju Route & Map

If you are traveling from Seoul to Gyeongju, we suggest taking the Gyeongbu train line. The high-speed Korean Train KTX will help you to reach your destination in less than 2.5 hours. Check the train line map, choose the closest station for your departure, and book your ticket online. Everything you need to do next is to wait for your departure. No stress, no long queues, no time wasted!

The Seoul-Gyeongju train route offers a vital connection between South Korea's bustling capital, Seoul, and the historic city of Gyeongju, known as the "museum without walls" for its rich cultural heritage. Covering a distance of approximately 370 kilometers (about 230 miles) through diverse landscapes and urban centers, this route provides travelers with a convenient and efficient mode of transportation between these two significant destinations.

KTX Train Lines Map

  • Departing from Seoul's major railway stations, such as Seoul Station or Yongsan Station, travelers can board the KTX high-speed train or Mugunghwa intercity train for a journey to Gyeongju, typically taking around 2.5 to 3.5 hours.
  • As the train travels southeastward, passengers can enjoy scenic views of South Korea's varied landscapes, including rural countryside, rolling hills, and glimpses of coastal scenery.
  • Upon arrival in Gyeongju, passengers are greeted by a city steeped in history, featuring UNESCO World Heritage Sites, ancient temples, and royal tombs dating back to the Silla Dynasty.
  • The Seoul-Gyeongju route is popular among both domestic and international travelers, offering opportunities to explore cultural landmarks, experience traditional Korean architecture and artifacts, and immerse oneself in the rich history of the region.
  • 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 Seoul - Gyeongju Trains

Are you looking for the most convenient station to depart from in Seoul to Gyeongju? We do recommend considering Seoul Central Station for the departure. The train arrives at Singyeongju Station.

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

Arriving at

Singyeongju Station, Hwacheon-ri, Geoncheon-eup, Gyeongju, North Gyeongsang South Korea, Gyeongju, South Korea

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


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