There are 5 ways to get from Gimcheon to Gwangju by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train Suseo High Speed Railway  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Gimcheon Station to Daejeon Station ITX-Saemaeul Busan / ...
  2. Take the train from Osong Station to Gwangju Songjeong Station SRT Suseo / ...

$35 - $43

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 7 min

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

$18 - $22

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Gimcheon Station to Daejeon Station ITX-Saemaeul Busan / ...
  2. Take the bus from Yuseong to Gwangju

$23 - $29

Train  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Gimcheon Station to Sintanjin Station Mugunghwa Busan
  2. Take the train from Sintanjin Station to Gwangju Station ITX-Saemaeul / ...

$30 - $39

Drive  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Gimcheon to Gwangju 122.2 miles

$23 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Gimcheon to Gwangju is to bus which costs ₩20,000 - ₩25,000 and takes 4 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gimcheon to Gwangju is to drive which costs ₩26,000 - ₩39,000 and takes 2 h 37 min.

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The distance between Gimcheon and Gwangju is 153 km. The road distance is 195.5 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 15 min to get from Gimcheon to Gwangju, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gimcheon to Gwangju. However, there are services departing from Gimcheon and arriving at Gwangju via Daejeon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Gimcheon station to Gwangju station. However, there are services departing from Gimcheon Station and arriving at Gwangju Station via Sintanjin Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 29 min.

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What companies run services between Gimcheon, South Korea and Gwangju, South Korea?

You can take a train from Gimcheon to Gwangju via Daejeon Station, Osong Station, and Gwangju Songjeong Station in around 3 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gimcheon to Gwangju via Daejeon in around 4 h 7 min.

Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Gimcheon Station to Daejeon Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Train from Osong Station to Gwangju Songjeong Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $24
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Train from Gimcheon Station to Sintanjin Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Train from Sintanjin Station to Gwangju Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Economy Class
$24
Standing
$20
Suseo High Speed Railway
Website
srail.co.kr
Train from Osong Station to Gwangju Songjeong Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $23
Schedules at
srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$21 - $23
First Class
$30 - $33
Bus operators
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Gimcheon to Daejeon
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
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
Jeonbuk Express
Website
jbexpress.co.kr
Bus from Yuseong to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
jbexpress.co.kr
Book at
kobus.co.kr

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