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

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Train  •  3 h 30 min

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

$19 - $31

Cheapest option

Bus Jeonbuk Express  •  4 h 17 min

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

$16 - $20

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Train via Gwangju Songjeong Station  •  3 h 52 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 Iksan / ...

$17 - $26

Bus TxBus  •  4 h 16 min

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

$20

Taxi  •  1 h 46 min

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

$120 - $160

Drive  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Gwangju to Daecheon Beach 101.6 miles

$19 - $29

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The cheapest way to get from Gwangju to Daecheon Beach is to bus which costs ₩17,000 - ₩23,000 and takes 4 h 17 min.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Gwangju to Daecheon Beach. However, there are services departing from Woonamdong and arriving at Top Square via Gunsan and Daecheon Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 16 min.

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The distance between Gwangju and Daecheon Beach is 133 km. The road distance is 162.5 km.

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The best way to get from Gwangju to Daecheon Beach without a car is to train which takes 3 h 30 min and costs ₩21,000 - ₩36,000.

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It takes approximately 3 h 30 min to get from Gwangju to Daecheon Beach, including transfers.

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Gwangju to Daecheon Beach bus services, operated by TxBus, depart from Woonamdong station.

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The best way to get from Gwangju to Daecheon Beach is to train which takes 3 h 30 min and costs ₩21,000 - ₩36,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₩22,822 and takes 4 h 16 min.

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Gwangju to Daecheon Beach bus services, operated by Gunsan Bus Terminal, arrive at Boryeong station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gwangju to Daecheon Beach is 163 km. It takes approximately 1 h 46 min to drive from Gwangju to Daecheon Beach.

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Map of how to get from Gwangju to Daecheon Beach.
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  • Distance: 83.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 30 min

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 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gwangju to Daecheon Beach via Gunsan, Boryeong, and Daecheon Station in around 4 h 16 min.

Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Gwangju Station to Iksan Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Economy Class
$19
Standing
$17
Train from Iksan Station to Daecheon Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $10
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Train from Gwangju Songjeong Station to Iksan Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Iksan Station to Daecheon Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
$3 - $4
Economy Class
$3 - $4
Bus operators
TxBus
Phone
1644-3070
Website
txbus.t-money.co.kr
Bus from Woonamdong to Gunsan
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
Bus from Gwangju to Gunsan
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14
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
Bus from Gwangju to Gunsan
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
gunsan.go.kr
Book at
bustago.or.kr
Jeonbuk Express
Website
jbexpress.co.kr
Bus from Gwangju to Gunsan
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
jbexpress.co.kr
Book at
bustago.or.kr
Other operators
Taxi from Gwangju to Daecheon Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Gwangju Call Taxi
Phone
+8262-525-2525

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There are 24+ hotels available in Daecheon Beach. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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