Seoul to Ulsan High-Speed Train

​The KTX trains provide an efficient and convenient way to travel. If you're looking for a fast and easy train option, consider buying your tickets online before boarding the ride! Korean Trains have become popular among locals as well as tourists because of their efficiency in traveling between Seoul and Ulsan - it takes just about two hours from one city to another on these comfortable rides.


Departures per day

33 departures

Time ​on the road

Longest Travel Time

2 hours 5 minutes

Train station


404 km

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Seoul to Ulsan Train Schedule

Seoul to Ulsan Route & Map

It's always a good idea to check the train map and route before your travel. We suggest taking the Gyeongbu train line. Usually there are two train types KTX or SRT high-speed train. They are both running almost the same time, so feel free to choose the nearest train station and book your ticket to save your time and enjoy the hassle-free trip!

The Seoul-Ulsan train route connects South Korea's bustling capital, Seoul, with the dynamic industrial city of Ulsan, located on the southeast coast. Covering a distance of approximately 300 kilometers (about 186 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 Ulsan, 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 Ulsan, passengers are greeted by a bustling city known for its industrial prowess, beautiful beaches, and cultural attractions.
  • The Seoul-Ulsan route is popular among both domestic and international travelers, offering opportunities to explore industrial landmarks, enjoy seaside activities, and experience the unique blend of modernity and tradition in Ulsan.
  • 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 - Ulsan Trains

If you are departing from Seoul, you can take a train from Seoul station. The ride takes around 2.5-3 hours. The train can arrive at Ulsan station.

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

Arriving at

177, Ulsanyeok-ro, Samnam-myeon, Ulju-gun, Ulsan, South Korea

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


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Distance: 417 km /259 mi
​ Time: 2 hrs 15 min

Seoul - Gyeongju Bullet Trains

Distance: 335 km /208 mi
​ Time: 1 hrs 59 min

Daejeon - Seoul  Bullet Trains

Distance: 160 km /99 mi
​ Time: 50 min

Gwangju - Seoul Bullet Trains

Distance: 357 km /221 mi
​ Time: 1 hrs 45 min

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