KTX Trains from Seoul to Ulsan

​Without any doubt, a KTX train is the fastest way to get from Seoul to Ulsan! The famous bullet trains offer a great opportunity to relax and enjoy the stunning views during the 2-hour journey and boast an impressive top speed of 305 km/h. To top it all, passengers are welcome to take advantage of excellent onboard amenities, including cushy seats, plenty of legroom, and vending machines. What is more, Seoul to Ulsan high-speed train prides itself on a broad departure schedule with over 30 daily departures, so you can rest assured that planning a trip as easy as ABC.

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Seoul to Ulsan Route Info

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Seoul to Ulsan Route Map and Stations

KTX departs from Seoul train station: 405 Hangang-daero, Bongnaedong 2(i)-ga, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, South Korea

KTX arrives at Ulsan train station: Ulju-gun, Samnam, Ulsan, South Korea

KTX from Seoul to Ulsan route: the distance between 2 cities is 404 kilometers and a high-speed KTX train is the most convenient ​

KTX from Seoul to Ulsan departures: there are 33 departures by bullet trains, operated by Korail.
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Seoul to Ulsan Timetable

All About Seoul to Ulsan Route

  • 1
    How long is the KTX ride from Seoul to Ulsan?

    Your trip time from Seoul to Ulsan will wary according to your chosen departure. The shortest train time is around 2 hours and 12 minutes, the longest train ride is around 2 hours and 25 minutes.

  • 2
    Should I book Seoul - Ulsan tickets in advance?
    If you are traveling from ​Seoul to Ulsan, you might want to secure your seats in advance. There are 18 hourly departures every day, but it is a very popular route. It is useful to book your train tickets in advance, especially, if you are planning to travel during weekends or in summer, as the high-speed KTX train tickets tend to sell faster then.

    You can check all schedules, KTX maps and book your tickets on online booking platform Rail.Ninja.

  • 3
    What is KTX Seoul to Ulsan train ticket price?

    The price for your ticket will depend on your travel date (is it a weekend or a regular day), when you are buying, and your travel class. Usually, the Economy Class Seat price starts from ​70 USD per ticket, and from 98 USD per ticket for a 1st Class Seat.

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    How to buy KTX train ticket from Seoul to Ulsan?
    You can purchase your high-speed KTX tickets from Seoul to Ulsan online, from ticket desks or from ticket machines at the train station in Korea.

    The easiest and and time-saving way is to purchase your tickets online.

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