There are 5 ways to get from Cheonan to Cheongju-si by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 407 bus  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Cheonan Station to Jochiwon Station
  2. Take the train from Jochiwon Station to Cheongju Airport Station
  3. Take the line 407 bus from Cheongju Airport to Sangdang Park 407 / ...

Cheapest option

Line 747 bus  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the line 747 bus from Osong KTX Station to Cheongju Airport 747 / ...

$6 - $9

3 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Cheonan to Seoul Nambu Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Seoul Nambu Bus Terminal to Bukcheongju

$13

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cheonan to Cheongju-si 32.7 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Cheonan to Cheongju-si 32.7 miles

$6 - $10

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Cheonan to Cheongju-si. However, there are services departing from Cheonan and arriving at Bukcheongju via Seoul Nambu Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 11 min.

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The distance between Cheonan and Cheongju-si is 35 km. The road distance is 52.4 km.

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The best way to get from Cheonan to Cheongju-si without a car is to train and line 407 bus which takes 2 h 27 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 27 min to get from Cheonan to Cheongju-si, including transfers.

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Cheonan to Cheongju-si bus services, operated by TxBus, depart from Cheonan station.

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Cheonan to Cheongju-si bus services, operated by TxBus, arrive at Bukcheongju station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cheonan to Cheongju-si is 52 km. It takes approximately 39 min to drive from Cheonan to Cheongju-si.

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There are 26+ hotels available in Cheongju-si. Prices start at $39 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cheonan to Cheongju-si.
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  • Distance: 22.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 27 min

What companies run services between Cheonan, South Korea and Cheongju-si, South Korea?

You can take a bus from Cheonan to Cheongju-si via Seoul Nambu Bus Terminal in around 3 h 11 min.

Train operators
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Cheonan Station to Jochiwon Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
$1 - $2
Economy Class
$1 - $2
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Cheonan Station to Jochiwon Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Train from Jochiwon Station to Cheongju Airport Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Bus operators
TaeYoung Limousine
Website
tygr.co.kr
Bus from Cheongju Airport to Sangdang Park
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
airport.co.kr
Bus from Osong KTX Station to Cheongju Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
airport.co.kr
TxBus
Phone
1644-3070
Website
txbus.t-money.co.kr
Bus from Cheonan to Seoul Nambu Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
Bus from Seoul Nambu Bus Terminal to Bukcheongju
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
Other operators
Taxi from Cheonan to Cheongju-si
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Taean Taxi
Phone
+82 41 675 7780
Website
01040344608.the114.co.kr
Taean Call Taxi
Phone
+82 41 673 1260
Website
calltaxi1260.itmk.kr

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