There are 6 ways to get from Daegu to Cheonan by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Korail  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Dongdaegu Station to Cheonan Asan Station KTXPohang-Seoul / ...

$24 - $58

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Train Korail Mugunghwa  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Daegu Station to Cheonan Station Mugunghwa Busan / ...

$10 - $30

4 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h

  1. Take the bus from Dongdaegu to Cheonan

$15

Drive  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Daegu to Cheonan 126.6 miles

$24 - $40

Fly to Incheon, train  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Daegu (TAE) to Incheon (ICN) TAE - ICN
  2. Take the train from Gwangmyeong Station to Cheonan Asan Station

$136 - $485

Fly to Seoul Gimpo, train  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Daegu (TAE) to Seoul Gimpo (GMP) TAE - GMP
  2. Take the train from Yeongdeungpo Station to Cheonan Station

$68 - $235

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dongdaegu and arriving at Cheonan. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Daegu Station station and arriving at Cheonan Station station. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 2 h 50 min.

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The distance between Daegu and Cheonan is 166 km. The road distance is 202.5 km.

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The best way to get from Daegu to Cheonan without a car is to train which takes 1 h 49 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 49 min to get from Daegu to Cheonan, including transfers.

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Daegu to Cheonan bus services, operated by bus Tago, depart from Dongdaegu station.

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Daegu to Cheonan train services, operated by Korail Mugunghwa, arrive at Daegu Station.

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The best way to get from Daegu to Cheonan is to train which takes 1 h 49 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h.

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

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Daegu to Cheonan bus services, operated by bus Tago, arrive at Cheonan station.

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Map of how to get from Daegu to Cheonan.
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  • Distance: 103.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 49 min

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

Korail operates a train from Daegu to Cheonan hourly. Tickets cost $22 - $55 and the journey takes 1 h 12 min. Suseo High Speed Railway also services this route hourly. Alternatively, bus Tago operates a bus from Daegu to Cheonan every 4 hours. Tickets cost $15 and the journey takes 3 h.

Airlines
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Daegu to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Daegu to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $210
Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Dongdaegu Station to Cheonan Asan Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Schedules at
letskorail.com
First Class
$72
Economy Class
$52
Train from Daegu Station to Cheonan Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $31
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Economy Class
$31
Standing
$26
Train from Gwangmyeong Station to Cheonan Asan Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
letskorail.com
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trip.com
Train from Yeongdeungpo Station to Cheonan Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Economy Class
$7
Standing
$6
Suseo High Speed Railway
Website
srail.co.kr
Train from Dongdaegu Station to Cheonan Asan Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $24
Schedules at
srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$22 - $24
First Class
$32 - $34
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Daegu Station to Cheonan Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $24
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
$10 - $21
Economy Class
$12 - $24
Train from Yeongdeungpo Station to Cheonan Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
$4 - $5
Economy Class
$4 - $6
Bus operators
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Dongdaegu to Cheonan
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr

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Daegu to Cheonan train services, operated by Korail Mugunghwa, arrive at Cheonan Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Daegu to Cheonan is 202 km. It takes approximately 2 h 15 min to drive from Daegu to Cheonan.

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Korean Air offers flights from Daegu Airport to Incheon Airport.

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There are 27+ hotels available in Cheonan. Prices start at $39 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Daegu to Daegu Airport is to taxi which takes 6 min and costs .

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