There are 6 ways to get from Cheonan to Gwangju by train, bus, car or plane

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What companies run services between Cheonan, South Korea and Gwangju, South Korea?

Suseo High Speed Railway operates a train from Cheonan to Gwangju every 3 hours. Tickets cost $21 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 21 min. Korail also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, Jeonbuk Express operates a bus from Cheonan to Gwangju hourly. Tickets cost $13 - $18 and the journey takes 2 h.

Airlines
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Gwangju
Avg. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Train operators
Suseo High Speed Railway
Website
srail.co.kr
Train from Cheonan Asan Station to Gwangju Songjeong Station
Avg. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Schedules at
srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$21 - $25
First Class
$31 - $36
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Cheonan Asan Station to Gwangju Songjeong Station
Avg. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Train from Cheonan Station to Gwangju Songjeong Station
Avg. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Train from Cheonan Station to Seoul Station
Avg. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $13
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Bus operators
Jeonbuk Express
Website
jbexpress.co.kr
Bus from Yuseong to Gwangju
Avg. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
jbexpress.co.kr
Book at
kobus.co.kr
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Daejeon to Gwangju
Avg. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Cheonan to Gwangju?

The distance between Cheonan and Gwangju is 185 km. The road distance is 211 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Cheonan to Gwangju?

The cheapest way to get from Cheonan to Gwangju is to train which costs ₩24,000 and takes 3 h 35 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Cheonan to Gwangju?

The quickest way to get from Cheonan to Gwangju is to train which takes 2 h 16 min and costs ₩27,000.

Is there a direct bus between Cheonan and Gwangju?

No, there is no direct bus from Cheonan to Gwangju. However, there are services departing from Cheonan and arriving at Gwangju via Cheongju and Yuseong. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 41 min.

How long does it take to get from Cheonan to Gwangju?

It takes approximately 2 h 16 min to get from Cheonan to Gwangju, including transfers.