There are 6 ways to get from Gwangju to Daecheon Beach by train, bus, taxi or car

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  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Gwangju Station to Iksan Station ITX-Saemaeul / ...
  2. Take the train from Iksan Station to Daecheon Station Mugunghwa

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Gwangju to Jeonju
  2. Take the bus from Jeonju to Boryeong Daecheon Beach

$16 - $24

4 alternative options

Train via Gwangju Songjeong Station  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Gwangju Songjeong Station to Iksan Station KTX Mokpo - Seoul
  2. Take the train from Iksan Station to Daecheon Station Mugunghwa

Bus via Gunsan  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Gwangju to Gunsan
  2. Take the bus from Gunsan to Boryeong

$18 - $22

Taxi  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gwangju to Daecheon Beach 101.6 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Gwangju to Daecheon Beach 101.6 miles

$19 - $29

What companies run services between Gwangju, South Korea and Daecheon Beach, South Korea?

You can take a train from Gwangju to Daecheon Beach via Iksan Station and Daecheon Station in around 3 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gwangju to Daecheon Beach via Jeonju in around 3 h 30 min.

Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Gwangju Station to Iksan Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $16
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Train from Gwangju Songjeong Station to Iksan Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Iksan Station to Daecheon Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Bus operators
Jeonbuk Express
Website
jbexpress.co.kr
Bus from Gwangju to Jeonju
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Schedules at
jbexpress.co.kr
Book at
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Gwangju to Gunsan
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
jbexpress.co.kr
Book at
bustago.or.kr
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Jeonju to Boryeong Daecheon Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
TxBus
Phone
1644-3070
Website
txbus.t-money.co.kr
Bus from Gwangju to Gunsan
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
Gunsan Bus Terminal
Website
tour.gunsan.go.kr
Bus from Gunsan to Boryeong
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
gunsan.go.kr
Book at
bustago.or.kr
Other operators
Taxi from Gwangju to Daecheon Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Gwangju Call Taxi
Phone
+8262-525-2525

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Gwangju to Daecheon Beach?

The distance between Gwangju and Daecheon Beach is 133 km. The road distance is 163 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Gwangju to Daecheon Beach?

The cheapest way to get from Gwangju to Daecheon Beach is to bus which costs ₩19,000 - ₩25,000 and takes 4 h 18 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Gwangju to Daecheon Beach?

The quickest way to get from Gwangju to Daecheon Beach is to taxi which takes 1 h 46 min and costs ₩140,000 - ₩180,000.

Is there a direct bus between Gwangju and Daecheon Beach?

No, there is no direct bus from Gwangju to Daecheon Beach. However, there are services departing from Gwangju and arriving at Boryeong Daecheon Beach via Jeonju. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 30 min.

How long does it take to get from Gwangju to Daecheon Beach?

It takes approximately 3 h 9 min to get from Gwangju to Daecheon Beach, including transfers.