There are 5 ways to get from Daegu to Daejeon by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train Korail  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from Dongdaegu Station to Daejeon Station KTX Busan / ...

$7 - $18

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Train Korail Mugunghwa  •  2 h

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

$7 - $20

Bus  •  2 h

  1. Take the bus from Dongdaegu to Daejeon

$10 - $14

Taxi  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Daegu to Daejeon 91 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Daegu to Daejeon 91 miles

$17 - $26

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dongdaegu and arriving at Daejeon. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h.

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

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The distance between Daegu and Daejeon is 117 km. The road distance is 145.6 km.

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The best way to get from Daegu to Daejeon without a car is to train which takes 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 55 min to get from Daegu to Daejeon, including transfers.

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Daegu to Daejeon bus services, operated by Ko Bus, depart from Dongdaegu station.

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

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The best way to get from Daegu to Daejeon is to train which takes 55 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h.

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Daegu to Daejeon bus services, operated by Ko Bus, arrive at Daejeon station.

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

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Map of how to get from Daegu to Daejeon.
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  • Distance: 72.9 miles
  • Duration: 55 min

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

Korail operates a train from Daegu to Daejeon every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $15 - $17 and the journey takes 42 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Ko Bus operates a bus from Daegu to Daejeon hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h.

Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Dongdaegu Station to Daejeon Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $17
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Book at
trip.com
Train from Daegu Station to Daejeon Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $20
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Suseo High Speed Railway
Website
srail.co.kr
Train from Dongdaegu Station to Daejeon Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $16
Schedules at
srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$14 - $16
First Class
$21 - $23
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Dongdaegu Station to Daejeon Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
$6 - $7
Economy Class
$7 - $8
Train from Daegu Station to Daejeon Station
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $20
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
$7 - $17
Economy Class
$8 - $20
Bus operators
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Dongdaegu to Daejeon
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr
Other operators
Taxi from Daegu to Daejeon
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Ullimtecall Taxi
Phone
+82 53-558-8585

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Yes, the driving distance between Daegu to Daejeon is 146 km. It takes approximately 1 h 40 min to drive from Daegu to Daejeon.

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There are 65+ hotels available in Daejeon. Prices start at $35 USD per night.

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