There are 6 ways to get from Gangneung to Daegu by bus, train, 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

Bus  •  4 h

$19 - $28

5 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 13 min

  1. KTX Gangneung
  2. KTX Seoul

$57 - $135

Bus via Dongdaegu  •  6 h 13 min

$22 - $34

Bus Go Bus Korea  •  6 h 23 min

$33 - $35

Drive  •  3 h 31 min

  1. 209.7 miles

$40 - $60

Train, fly  •  5 h 6 min

  1. ICN - TAE

$146 - $517

What companies run services between Gangneung, South Korea and Daegu, South Korea?

Gangneung Intercity Bus Terminal operates a bus from Gangneung to Daegu every 3 hours. Tickets cost $19 - $28 and the journey takes 4 h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Gangneung to Daegu via Seoul Station and Dongdaegu Station in around 4 h 13 min.

Airlines
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Seoul to Daegu
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Gangneung Station to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Schedules at
letskorail.com
1st Class
$49
Standard Class
$35
Standing
$33
Train from Seoul Station to Dongdaegu Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Book at
trip.com
First Class
$82
Economy Class
$59
AREX
Phone
+82 1599-7788
Website
arex.or.kr
Train from Seoul Station to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Schedules at
arex.or.kr
Bus operators
Gangneung Intercity Bus Terminal
Website
gangneungterminal.co.kr
Bus from Gangneung to Bukdaegu
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
gangneungterminal.co.kr
Book at
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Gangneong to Dongdaegu
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Schedules at
gangneungterminal.co.kr
Bus from Gangneung to Samcheok
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
gangneungterminal.co.kr
Go Bus Korea
Website
gobus.co.kr
Bus from Gangneung to Dongdaegu
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
gobus.co.kr
Book at
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Samcheok to Dongdaegu
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
gobus.co.kr
Book at
bustago.or.kr
Gyeongju Bus Terminal
Website
gyeongjuterminal.co.kr
Bus from Gangneung to Samcheok
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
gyeongjuterminal.co.kr
Book at
bustago.or.kr
Samcheok Bus Terminal
Website
samcheokterminal.com
Bus from Samcheok to Dongdaegu
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
samcheokterminal.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Gangneung and Daegu is 211 km. The road distance is 336 km.

The cheapest way to get from Gangneung to Daegu is to bus which costs ₩20,000 - ₩30,000 and takes 4 h.

The quickest way to get from Gangneung to Daegu is to drive which takes 3 h 31 min and costs ₩44,000 - ₩65,000.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gangneung and arriving at Bukdaegu. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h.

The bus from Gangneung to Bukdaegu takes 4 h including transfers and departs every three hours.