Seoul to Jeonju High-Speed Train

​Taking a KTX train is a fast and affordable way to get from Seoul to Jeonju. It's easy enough that the trains run daily between these two Korean cities, taking just over 1 h 33 m for the journey. The seats are clean, comfortable, and spacious - whether you're looking for Economy Class or Business class seating! You can buy your tickets online in advance and save time when you arrive at Korail Station on departure day ready to board!


Departures per day

35 departures

Time ​on the road

Longest Travel Time

1 hour 33 minutes

Train station


237 km

Ticket price starts from:


Seoul to Gangneung Train Schedule

Seoul to Jeonju Route & Map

Korea offers a developed network of railways for travelers looking to explore this diverse landmass or travel between its major cities like Seoul and Jeonju. While high-speed KTX Trains are available throughout the nation, other railway systems provide more localized services within individual regions. Here you can check the route and lines maps, and you can also book your ticket online.

The Seoul-Jeonju train route provides a vital link between South Korea's capital, Seoul, and the historic city of Jeonju, renowned for its cultural heritage and culinary delights. Spanning approximately 237 kilometers 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 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 Jeonju, 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 occasional glimpses of urban areas.
  • Upon arrival in Jeonju, passengers are welcomed by a city steeped in history, known for its well-preserved traditional architecture, vibrant Hanok Village, and renowned local cuisine, including bibimbap.
  • The Seoul-Jeonju route is popular among both domestic and international travelers, offering opportunities to explore cultural sites, participate in traditional activities, and indulge in culinary delights.
  • 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 - Jeonju Trains

If you are planning to go from Seoul to Jeonju​, your train will depart from Yongsan Station in Seoul, and arrive at station in Jeonju, North Jeolla, Dongbu-daero 680, Deokjin-gu.

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

Arriving at

Dongbu-daero 680, Deokjin-gu, Jeonju, North Jeolla, South Korea

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


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