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

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Train Korail Mugunghwa  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Seodaejeon Station to Suncheon Station Mugunghwa / ...

$11 - $13

4 alternative options

Train Korail  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Osong Station to Suncheon Station KTX Seoul

$31 - $37

Bus  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Daejeon to Gwangju
  2. Take the bus from Gwangju to Suncheon

Drive  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Daejeon to Suncheon 121.9 miles

$23 - $35

Train, fly  •  3 h 40 min

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

$72 - $233

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The cheapest way to get from Daejeon to Suncheon is to train which costs ₩12,000 - ₩15,000 and takes 2 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Daejeon to Suncheon is to drive which costs ₩26,000 - ₩39,000 and takes 2 h 8 min.

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The distance between Daejeon and Suncheon is 153 km. The road distance is 195 km.

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The train from Seodaejeon Station to Suncheon Station takes 2 h 36 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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No, there is no direct bus from Daejeon to Suncheon. However, there are services departing from Daejeon and arriving at Suncheon via Gwangju. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Seodaejeon Station station and arriving at Suncheon Station station. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 36 min.

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

Korail Mugunghwa operates a train from Daejeon to Suncheon 3 times a day. Tickets cost $11 - $13 and the journey takes 2 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Daejeon to Suncheon via Gwangju in around 4 h 15 min.

Airlines
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Yosu
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $550
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Yosu
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Train operators
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Seodaejeon Station to Suncheon Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
$11 - $12
Economy Class
$12 - $13
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Osong Station to Suncheon Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $31
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Train from Daejeon Station to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $90
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Book at
trip.com
First Class
$90
Economy Class
$64
Bus operators
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Daejeon to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Gwangju to Suncheon
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr

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