There are 5 ways to get from Asan to Gwangju by train, bus, car, subway or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train Suseo High Speed Railway  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Cheonan Asan Station to Gwangju Songjeong Station SRT Suseo

$27 - $58

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Cheongju to Yuseong
  2. Take the bus from Yuseong to Gwangju

$19 - $32

3 alternative options

Train Korail Mugunghwa  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Onyang Oncheon Station to Iksan Station Mugunghwa
  2. Take the train from Iksan Station to Gwangju Station ITX-Saemaeul / ...

$24 - $28

Drive  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Asan to Gwangju 135.2 miles

$26 - $40

Line 1 subway, train, fly  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the line 1 subway from Onyang Oncheon Station to Asan Station
  2. Take the train from Cheonan Asan Station to Seoul Station
  3. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Gwangju (KWJ) GMP - KWJ

$51 - $116

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

Suseo High Speed Railway operates a train from Asan to Gwangju every 3 hours. Tickets cost $25 - $55 and the journey takes 1 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Asan to Gwangju via Cheonan, Cheongju, and Yuseong in around 5 h 2 min.

Airlines
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Gwangju
Ave. 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
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $55
Schedules at
srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$25 - $35
First Class
$35 - $55
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Onyang Oncheon Station to Iksan Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Economy Class
$12
Standing
$11
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Iksan Station to Gwangju Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $16
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Train from Cheonan Asan Station to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Bus operators
Cheongju Bus Terminal
Website
cjterminal.com
Bus from Cheongju to Yuseong
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
cjterminal.com
Jeonbuk Express
Website
jbexpress.co.kr
Bus from Cheongju to Yuseong
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
jbexpress.co.kr
Book at
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Yuseong to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
jbexpress.co.kr
Book at
kobus.co.kr
Gunsan Bus Terminal
Website
tour.gunsan.go.kr
Bus from Cheongju to Yuseong
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
gunsan.go.kr
Book at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Asan to Gwangju?

The distance between Asan and Gwangju is 181 km. The road distance is 216 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Asan to Gwangju is to bus which costs ₩20,000 - ₩35,000 and takes 5 h 2 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Asan to Gwangju is to drive which takes 2 h 24 min and costs ₩28,000 - ₩41,000.

Is there a direct train between Asan and Gwangju?

No, there is no direct train from Asan to Gwangju. However, there are services departing from Onyang Oncheon Station and arriving at Gwangju Station via Iksan Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 25 min.

Is there a direct bus between Asan and Gwangju?

No, there is no direct bus from Asan to Gwangju. However, there are services departing from Asan and arriving at Gwangju via Cheonan, Cheongju and Yuseong. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 2 min.

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

It takes approximately 2 h 39 min to get from Asan to Gwangju, including transfers.