Seoul to Pohang High-Speed Train

​A train journey is one of the most convenient and one of the most scenic. Buy your tickets online in advance to secure the seat and choose a preferable class for your future ride. Then, hop aboard the famous Korean train (KTX) and enjoy a stunning view out of the window.

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Departures per day

13 departures

Time ​on the road

Longest Travel Time

2 hours 31 minutes

Train station


386 km


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Seoul to Pohang Train Schedule

Seoul to Pohang Route & Map

To reach Phang from Seoul faster, we suggest going on the Donghae train line. Going by one of the most popular modern trains KTX . You enjoy traveling and reaching your destination in 2.5 hours. Please book your ticket online and in advance to secure your spot.

The Seoul-Pohang train route connects South Korea's bustling capital, Seoul, with the coastal city of Pohang, known for its industrial significance and beautiful beaches. Covering a distance of approximately 380 kilometers (about 236 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 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 Pohang, typically taking around 3 to 4 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 Pohang, passengers are greeted by a city known for its steel industry, technological advancements, and stunning coastline, offering opportunities for relaxation and outdoor activities.
  • The Seoul-Pohang route is popular among both domestic and international travelers, providing access to cultural landmarks, industrial sites, and recreational areas along the East Sea.
  • 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 - Pohang Trains

The best station to depart from Seoul is the central Seoul Station. The final destination is the Pohang-si station, which you reach in 2 hr 28 minutes by KTX - Bullet train.

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

Arriving at

328-71, Daljeon-ro, Heunghae-eup, Buk-gu, Pohang-si, South Korea

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


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