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There are 10 ways to get from Incheon to Daegu by subway, bus, train, car or plane

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Subway, line 6770 bus, train  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take the subway from Incheon City Hall Station to Dongmak Station
  2. Take the line 6770 bus from Songdo International Business District to Gwangmyeong Station
  3. Take the train from Gwangmyeong Station to Dongdaegu Station

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Train  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Yeongdeungpo Station to Daegu Station ITX-Saemaeul Seoul / ...

$15 - $41

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Bus Ko Bus  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Incheon to Dongdaegu

$21 - $28

Bus Cheongju Bus Terminal  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Incheon to Cheongju
  2. Take the bus from Cheongju to Seodaegu

$22

Drive  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Incheon to Daegu 186.4 miles

$35 - $55

Subway to Incheon, fly to Daegu  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the subway from Incheon City Hall Station to Geomam Station
  2. Fly from Incheon (ICN) to Daegu (TAE) ICN - TAE

$120 - $464

Fly Seoul Gimpo to Pohang, bus  •  4 h

  1. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Pohang (KPO) GMP - KPO
  2. Take the bus from Pohang to Dongdaegu

$132 - $246

Subway to Seoul Gimpo, fly to Ulsan, train  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the subway from Incheon City Hall Station to Geomam Station
  2. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Ulsan (USN) GMP - USN
  3. Take the train from Ulsan Station to Dongdaegu Station

$51 - $161

Fly Seoul Gimpo to Gimhae, train  •  5 h

  1. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Gimhae (PUS) GMP - PUS
  2. Take the train from Gupo Station to Daegu Station

$43 - $212

Fly Incheon to Gimhae, train  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Incheon (ICN) to Gimhae (PUS) ICN - PUS
  2. Take the train from Gupo Station to Daegu Station

$148 - $723

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The cheapest way to get from Incheon to Daegu is to bus which costs ₩25,243 and takes 6 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Incheon to Daegu is to subway and fly which costs ₩130,000 - ₩550,000 and takes 2 h 59 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Incheon and arriving at Dongdaegu. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 40 min.

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The distance between Incheon and Daegu is 244 km. The road distance is 298.2 km.

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The best way to get from Incheon to Daegu without a car is to subway and line 6770 bus and train which takes 3 h 4 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 4 min to get from Incheon to Daegu, including transfers.

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Incheon to Daegu bus services, operated by Ko Bus, depart from Incheon station.

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The best way to get from Incheon to Daegu is to bus which takes 3 h 40 min and costs ₩24,000 - ₩31,000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₩17,000 - ₩47,000 and takes 4 h 13 min.

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The quickest flight from Incheon Airport to Daegu Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Incheon to Daegu bus services, operated by Ko Bus, arrive at Dongdaegu station.

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Map of how to get from Incheon to Daegu.
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  • Distance: 152.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 4 min

What companies run services between Incheon, South Korea and Daegu, South Korea?

Ko Bus operates a bus from Incheon to Daegu hourly. Tickets cost $21 - $28 and the journey takes 3 h 40 min. Alternatively, Korail operates a train from Incheon to Daegu every 3 hours. Tickets cost $29 - $40 and the journey takes 3 h 10 min. Korail Mugunghwa also services this route hourly.

Airlines
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Incheon to Daegu
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Pohang
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $240
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Ulsan
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Flights from Incheon to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Ulsan
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $190
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from Incheon to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Ulsan
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $190
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $1,200
Train operators
Seoul Metro
Phone
(+82) 1577-5678
Website
smrt.co.kr
Subway from Incheon City Hall Station to Dongmak Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
seoulmetro.co.kr
Subway from Incheon City Hall Station to Geomam Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
seoulmetro.co.kr
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Gwangmyeong Station to Dongdaegu Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Book at
trip.com
First Class
$72
Economy Class
$52
Train from Yeongdeungpo Station to Daegu Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Economy Class
$35
Standing
$30
Train from Ulsan Station to Dongdaegu Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Book at
trip.com
Train from Gupo Station to Daegu Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Yeongdeungpo Station to Daegu Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
$14 - $22
Economy Class
$17 - $26
Train from Gupo Station to Daegu Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
$4 - $6
Economy Class
$5 - $6
Suseo High Speed Railway
Website
srail.co.kr
Train from Ulsan Station to Dongdaegu Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $10
Schedules at
srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$9 - $10
First Class
$13 - $15
Bus operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Bus from Songdo International Business District to Gwangmyeong Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Incheon to Dongdaegu
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr
Cheongju Bus Terminal
Website
cjterminal.com
Bus from Incheon to Cheongju
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
Bus from Cheongju to Seodaegu
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
cjterminal.com
Book at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
Go Bus Korea
Website
gobus.co.kr
Bus from Pohang to Dongdaegu
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
gobus.co.kr
Book at
bustago.or.kr

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Yes, the driving distance between Incheon to Daegu is 298 km. It takes approximately 3 h 14 min to drive from Incheon to Daegu.

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Korean Air offers flights from Incheon Airport to Daegu Airport.

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There are 98+ hotels available in Daegu. Prices start at $42 USD per night.

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