There are 5 ways to get from Daejeon to Pohang by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Daejeon Station to Pohong Station KTXSeoul-Pohang

$24 - $55

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Daejeon to Pohang

$16 - $21

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Daejeon Station to Dongdaegu Station KTX Seoul / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dongdaegu to Pohang

$22 - $24

Drive  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Daejeon to Pohang 141.8 miles

$27 - $40

Train, fly  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Daejeon Station to Seoul Station
  2. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Pohang (KPO) GMP - KPO

$130 - $312

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Daejeon to Pohang is to bus which costs ₩18,000 - ₩23,000 and takes 3 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Daejeon to Pohang is to train which costs ₩27,000 - ₩60,000 and takes 1 h 21 min.

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The distance between Daejeon and Pohang is 178 km. The road distance is 226.9 km.

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The train from Daejeon Station to Pohong Station takes 1 h 21 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Daejeon and arriving at Pohang. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Daejeon Station station and arriving at Pohong Station station. Services depart every two hours. The journey takes approximately 1 h 21 min.

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

Korail operates a train from Daejeon to Pohang every 2 hours. Tickets cost $24 - $55 and the journey takes 1 h 21 min. Alternatively, Ko Bus operates a bus from Daejeon to Pohang every 2 hours. Tickets cost $16 - $21 and the journey takes 3 h 10 min.

Airlines
Air Pohang
Website
airpohang.kr
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Pohang
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $200
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Pohang
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $240
Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Daejeon Station to Pohong Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $55
Schedules at
letskorail.com
First Class
$52
Economy Class
$38
Train from Daejeon Station to Dongdaegu Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $18
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Book at
trip.com
Train from Daejeon Station to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $90
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Book at
trip.com
First Class
$90
Economy Class
$64
Suseo High Speed Railway
Website
srail.co.kr
Train from Daejeon Station to Dongdaegu Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $16
Schedules at
srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$14 - $16
First Class
$21 - $23
Bus operators
Go Bus Korea
Website
gobus.co.kr
Bus from Dongdaegu to Pohang
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
gobus.co.kr
Book at
bustago.or.kr
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Daejeon to Pohang
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr

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