There are 4 ways to get from Changwon to Gwangju by bus, train or car

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Bus Ko Bus  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal to Gwangju

$26 - $32

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Train  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Changwon Jungang Station to Gwangju Songjeong Station Mugunghwa Bujeon

$17 - $34

2 alternative options

Bus bus Tago  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Gimhae Int'l Airport to Gwangju

$25

Drive  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Changwon to Gwangju 134.8 miles

$26 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Changwon to Gwangju is to bus which costs ₩28,482 and takes 4 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Changwon to Gwangju is to drive which costs ₩29,000 - ₩43,000 and takes 2 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Changwon to Gwangju. However, there are services departing from Changwon Hostpital and arriving at Gwangju via Gimhae Int'l Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 45 min.

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The distance between Changwon and Gwangju is 161 km. The road distance is 215.7 km.

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The best way to get from Changwon to Gwangju without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 21 min and costs ₩29,000 - ₩37,000.

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It takes approximately 4 h 21 min to get from Changwon to Gwangju, including transfers.

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Changwon to Gwangju bus services, operated by bus Tago, depart from Gimhae Int'l Airport station.

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The best way to get from Changwon to Gwangju is to bus which takes 4 h 21 min and costs ₩29,000 - ₩37,000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₩19,000 - ₩39,000 and takes 4 h 49 min.

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Changwon to Gwangju bus services, operated by bus Tago, arrive at Gwangju station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Changwon to Gwangju is 216 km. It takes approximately 2 h 20 min to drive from Changwon to Gwangju.

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  • Distance: 100.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 21 min

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

Ko Bus operates a bus from Changwon to Gwangju hourly. Tickets cost $18 - $23 and the journey takes 2 h 55 min. Alternatively, Korail operates a train from Changwon to Gwangju once daily. Tickets cost $15 - $35 and the journey takes 4 h 22 min.

Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Changwon Jungang Station to Gwangju Songjeong Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Economy Class
$18
Standing
$16
Bus operators
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Gimhae Int'l Airport to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr

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