Very interesting! After posting my guides on taking the bus and the metro, I found this article on Trazy about trains (longer -distance trains), and I never knew these trains could look so cool!
To travel from city to city in Korea, taking a train is probably the most safest and the best way as a foreigner.
There are several types of trains in Korea.
1. Regular Trains
a) KTX : It’s the fastest train in Korea. By taking this train, it takes less than 3 hours from Seoul to Busan. Although the train fee is expensive, you can save time with high quality seats. If you go to Busan from Seoul by Mugunghwa train or a car, it takes more than 5 hours.
b) Saemaul Train : Before the launch of KTX express trains, Saemaul was the fastest class of trains in South Korea, making the journey from Seoul to Busan in less than 5 hours. Saemaeul trains are distinguished from the more basic Mugunghwa trains by their larger and comfortable seats and the absence of standing passengers.
c) Mugunghwa Train : The basic train which…
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