All About KTX Train Tickets
Booking KTX tickets: the process is fairly intuitive and easy to figure out. You can check train routes and schedules online, and book your tickets in advance. KTX train tickets can be booked 1 month in advance if buying at a train station, and a year in advance when booking online. Booking online is often a preferred way for travelers that are visiting Korea, especially for such popular routes as Seoul - Busan.
Buy KTX tickets online: you need to choose your travel dates, preferred train, train class, and add the passenger information: number of travelers, number of children traveling with you, contact information and payment details. When you complete your booking, you will receive an e-ticket. The main information such as the departure and destination points, as well as boarding date, train class are in English.
Below you can find an example of how to book KTX tickets online, and how to read them. If it's your first time traveling in Korea, or by train in general, it might be useful to gather some information about booking KTX tickets online in advance. You can learn everything you need to know about what is written on such an E-ticket below, and find a step-by-step of how to book it.