Wando ferry port in South Korea is served by a number of ferry routes with crossings to Jeju & Chuja available. With a selection of up to 14 Sailings Weekly, the port of Wando connects South Korea with Chuja Island.
Sailing durations range from 2 hours on the Chuja service to 4 hours on the Jeju service.
Although there is a brief summary on this page, as sailing information can vary based on time of year we’d advise you to get live sailing times and prices in our Wando fare search.
Wando is a county and island on the South Jeolla Province, situated on the southwest coast of South Korea, bordering the Yellow Sea. The ferry routes departing the port are to Chuja Island, with crossings to Jeju and Chuka the two destinations.
Stroll along the endless stretches of golden sand that comprises the coastline, scale the towering mountainside that defines the landscape or explore the rural scenery found in the beguiling village of Dangni – Wando truly is a mecca of natural beauty. The most popular attraction is Myeongsasimni Beach, arguably the most beautiful beach in the entirety of South Korea, which is often drenched in tourists enjoying the sun and sea in the peak of summer. When the weather gets slightly cooler, the beach gets slightly emptier, allowing you to walk the four kilometre strip in an oasis of peace and tranquillity.
No matter what time you arrive in Wando, the friendly and welcoming locals will ensure you get to your hotel or resort in a safe and comfortable manner. Many of the hotels are very affordable for a day or two, giving you enough time to sunbathe on the beautiful beaches in the daytime, whilst enjoying some quintessential Korean cuisine at one of the delicious restaurants. To really capture Wando’s true essence, climb one of the steep hills for a captivating look across the undulating terrain and infrastructure.
The ferry allows you to take your car, which is probably the best way to travel around Wando, there bicycles are for hire should you prefer a more healthy and environmentally friendly way to traverse the land.
310-1 Wando-eup, Jeollanam-do
If you’re looking to spend a night at or near Wando Ferry port before or after your trip or if you are looking for accommodation for your entire stay, please visit our Wando Accommodation page for the best accommodation prices and one of the largest selections available online!