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

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Train  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Daejeon Station to Jinju Station KTX Seoul

$39 - $70

Cheapest option

Bus Jeonbuk Express  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Daejeon to Jeonju
  2. Take the bus from Jeonju to Jinju

$14 - $21

3 alternative options

Bus Masan Intercity Bus Terminal  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Daejeon to Masan Intercity Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Masan to Jinju

$15 - $19

Taxi  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Daejeon to Jinju 102.6 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Daejeon to Jinju 102.6 miles

$19 - $29

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Daejeon to Jinju. However, there are services departing from Daejeon and arriving at Jinju via Masan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 40 min.

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The distance between Daejeon and Jinju is 139 km. The road distance is 164.2 km.

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The best way to get from Daejeon to Jinju without a car is to train which takes 2 h 25 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 25 min to get from Daejeon to Jinju, including transfers.

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Daejeon to Jinju bus services, operated by Masan Intercity Bus Terminal, depart from Daejeon station.

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The best way to get from Daejeon to Jinju is to train which takes 2 h 25 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 40 min.

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Daejeon to Jinju bus services, operated by Masan Intercity Bus Terminal, arrive at Jinju station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Daejeon to Jinju is 164 km. It takes approximately 1 h 43 min to drive from Daejeon to Jinju.

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There are 26+ hotels available in Jinju. Prices start at $44 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Daejeon to Jinju.
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  • Distance: 86.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 25 min

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

Korail operates a train from Daejeon to Jinju every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $65 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Daejeon to Jinju via Masan Intercity Bus Terminal and Masan in around 3 h 40 min.

Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Daejeon Station to Jinju Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Schedules at
letskorail.com
First Class
$86
Economy Class
$62
Bus operators
Masan Intercity Bus Terminal
Website
masantr.com
Bus from Daejeon to Masan Intercity Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
masantr.com
Book at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
Bus from Masan to Jinju
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
masantr.com
Book at
bustago.or.kr
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Daejeon to Jeonju
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr
Jeonbuk Express
Website
jbexpress.co.kr
Bus from Jeonju to Jinju
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Schedules at
jbexpress.co.kr
Book at
bustago.or.kr
Other operators
Taxi from Daejeon to Jinju
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Jaeil Taxi
Phone
+8242-522-4061

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