There are 4 ways to get from Gangnam-gu to Gangneung by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Sangbong Station to Gangneung Station KTX Seoul

$27 - $51

Cheapest option

Bus Gangneung Intercity Bus Terminal  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Dong Seoul Bus Terminal to Gangneong

$13 - $19

2 alternative options

Bus Ko Bus  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Seoul Express Bus Terminal to Gangneung

$16 - $26

Drive  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Gangnam-gu to Gangneung 135.9 miles

$26 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gangnam-gu to Gangneung is to bus which costs ₩14,000 - ₩22,000 and takes 2 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gangnam-gu to Gangneung is to drive which costs ₩29,000 - ₩43,000 and takes 2 h 20 min.

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The distance between Gangnam-gu and Gangneung is 163 km. The road distance is 217.4 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 44 min to get from Gangnam-gu to Gangneung, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Seoul Express Bus Terminal and arriving at Gangneung. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 50 min.

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The nearest airport to Gangneung is Yangyang (YNY) Airport which is 38.7 km away. Other nearby airports include Seoul Gimpo (GMP) (183.4 km), Daegu (TAE) (207.1 km), Seoul (ICN) (216 km) and Busan (PUS) (286.8 km).

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Map of how to get from Gangnam-gu to Gangneung.
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  • Distance: 101.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 44 min

What companies run services between Gangnam-gu, South Korea and Gangneung, South Korea?

Korail operates a train from Gangnam-gu to Gangneung every 3 hours. Tickets cost $26 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 29 min. Alternatively, Ko Bus operates a bus from Gangnam-gu to Gangneung every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $16 - $26 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min.

Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Sangbong Station to Gangneung Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Schedules at
letskorail.com
1st Class
$50
Standard Class
$36
Standing
$34
Bus operators
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Seoul Express Bus Terminal to Gangneung
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr
Gangneung Intercity Bus Terminal
Website
gangneungterminal.co.kr
Bus from Dong Seoul Bus Terminal to Gangneong
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
gangneungterminal.co.kr
Book at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
TxBus
Phone
1644-3070
Website
txbus.t-money.co.kr
Bus from Dong Seoul Bus Terminal (East Seoul) to Gangneung
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr

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