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

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Train via Gwangju Songjeong Station  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Cheonan Asan Station to Gwangju Songjeong Station KTX Seoul / ...

$26 - $78

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Bus  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Cheonan to Gongju
  2. Take the bus from Yuseong to Gwangju

$14 - $20

4 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Cheonan Station to Gwangju Station ITX-Saemaeul Seoul / ...

$26 - $36

Train, bus  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Onyang Oncheon Station to Daeya Station Mugunghwa Seoul
  2. Take the bus from Daeya to Gwangju

$20 - $21

Drive  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Asan to Gwangju 135.2 miles

$26 - $40

Line 1 subway, train, fly  •  4 h 6 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 - $114

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No, there is no direct bus from Asan to Gwangju. However, there are services departing from Asan and arriving at Gwangju via Cheonan, Gongju and Yuseong. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 23 min.

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The distance between Asan and Gwangju is 181 km. The road distance is 216.2 km.

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The best way to get from Asan to Gwangju without a car is to train which takes 2 h 28 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 28 min to get from Asan to Gwangju, including transfers.

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Asan to Gwangju bus services, operated by bus Tago, depart from Cheonan station.

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The best way to get from Asan to Gwangju is to train which takes 2 h 28 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 23 min.

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The quickest flight from Seoul Gimpo Airport to Gwangju Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Asan to Gwangju bus services, operated by Jeonbuk Express, arrive at Gwangju station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Asan to Gwangju is 216 km. It takes approximately 2 h 24 min to drive from Asan to Gwangju.

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Asiana Airlines offers flights from Seoul Gimpo Airport to Gwangju Airport.

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Map of how to get from Asan to Gwangju.
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  • Distance: 113.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 28 min

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

Korail operates a train from Asan to Gwangju every 3 hours. Tickets cost $24 - $75 and the journey takes 1 h 16 min. Suseo High Speed Railway also services this route every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Asan to Gwangju via Cheonan, Gongju, and Yuseong in around 5 h 23 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
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Cheonan Asan Station to Gwangju Songjeong Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $75
Schedules at
letskorail.com
First Class
$71
Economy Class
$51
Train from Cheonan Station to Gwangju Station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Economy Class
$31
Standing
$26
Train from Cheonan Asan Station to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Book at
trip.com
Suseo High Speed Railway
Website
srail.co.kr
Train from Cheonan Asan Station to Gwangju Songjeong Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Schedules at
srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$24 - $35
First Class
$35 - $50
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Onyang Oncheon Station to Daeya Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
$6 - $7
Economy Class
$7 - $8
Bus operators
TxBus
Phone
1644-3070
Website
txbus.t-money.co.kr
Bus from Daeya to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Cheonan to Gongju
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
Jeonbuk Express
Website
jbexpress.co.kr
Bus from Yuseong to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
jbexpress.co.kr
Book at
kobus.co.kr
Excellent Express
$14
Economy Express
$10

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