There are 4 ways to get from Daejeon to Chungju by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Daejeon Station to Chungju Station Mugunghwa Daejeon

$7 - $17

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Bus  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Daejeon to Cheongju
  2. Take the bus from Cheongju to Chungju

$11

Taxi  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Daejeon to Chungju 79.1 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Daejeon to Chungju 79.1 miles

$15 - $23

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No, there is no direct bus from Daejeon to Chungju. However, there are services departing from Daejeon and arriving at Chungju via Cheongju. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Daejeon Station station and arriving at Chungju Station station. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 1 h 37 min.

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The distance between Daejeon and Chungju is 87 km. The road distance is 126.5 km.

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The best way to get from Daejeon to Chungju without a car is to train which takes 1 h 37 min and costs .

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The train from Daejeon Station to Chungju Station takes 1 h 37 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Daejeon to Chungju bus services, operated by Cheongju Bus Terminal, depart from Daejeon station.

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

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The best way to get from Daejeon to Chungju is to train which takes 1 h 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 26 min.

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Daejeon to Chungju bus services, operated by Cheongju Bus Terminal, arrive at Chungju station.

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

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Map of how to get from Daejeon to Chungju.
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  • Distance: 54.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 37 min

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

Korail operates a train from Daejeon to Chungju every 4 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $17 and the journey takes 1 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Daejeon to Chungju via Cheongju in around 2 h 26 min.

Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Daejeon Station to Chungju Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Economy Class
$9
Standing
$8
Bus operators
Cheongju Bus Terminal
Website
cjterminal.com
Bus from Daejeon to Cheongju
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
cjterminal.com
Book at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
Bus from Cheongju to Chungju
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
cjterminal.com
Book at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
ChungJu Bus Terminal
Website
cjterminal.co.kr
Bus from Cheongju to Chungju
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
cjterminal.co.kr
Other operators
Taxi from Daejeon to Chungju
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Jaeil Taxi
Phone
+8242-522-4061

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Yes, the driving distance between Daejeon to Chungju is 126 km. It takes approximately 1 h 28 min to drive from Daejeon to Chungju.

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There are 12+ hotels available in Chungju. Prices start at $35 USD per night.

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