357 km
Departure station:
405 Hangang-daero, Bongnaedong 2(i)-ga, Yongsan-gu, , Seoul, South Korea
Arrival station:
1003-1 Songjeong-dong, Gwangju, South Korea
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Bullet train
1 hrs 45 min

If you're planning on traveling from Seoul to Gwangju, you should know that a bullet train run by KTX is the most convenient option to take off. Unlike airports, train stations provide a comfortable location within the city line. Another undeniable advantage of this railway journey is speed: the train takes you from Seoul Central Station to Gwangju-Songjeong Station in Gwangju in about 2 hours, making it is the fastest way to move between the towns. With an online booking & expert advice platform Rail Ninja, you can check the high-speed trains schedule from Seoul to Gwangju, offering about 10 daily departures, and book your train tickets in a few clicks.

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1 hrs 45 min
Longest travel time:
2 hrs 4 min
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Seoul to Gwangju Train Review & Rating

These Korean trains are very modern and easy to use for foreigners

Jeremy Q. about traveling from Seoul to Gwangju