There are 4 ways to get from Gwangju to Daecheon Beach by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Gwangju Songjeong Station to Iksan Station SRT Mokpo / ...
  2. Take the train from Iksan Station to Daecheon Station Mugunghwa Iksan / ...

$16 - $28

3 alternative options

Bus  •  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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gwangju to Daecheon Beach is to train which costs ₩18,000 - ₩32,000 and takes 3 h 35 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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The distance between Gwangju and Daecheon Beach is 133 km. The road distance is 162.5 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 35 min to get from Gwangju to Daecheon Beach, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gwangju to Daecheon Beach. However, there are services departing from Gwangju and arriving at Top Square via Gunsan and Daecheon Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 18 min.

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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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Gwangju to Daecheon Beach bus services, operated by Jeonbuk Express, arrive at Gunsan station.

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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 35 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 Gwangju Songjeong Station, Iksan Station, and Daecheon Station in around 3 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gwangju to Daecheon Beach via Gunsan, Boryeong, and Daecheon Station in around 4 h 18 min.

Train operators
Suseo High Speed Railway
Website
srail.co.kr
Train from Gwangju Songjeong Station to Iksan Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$10 - $12
First Class
$15 - $17
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Gwangju Songjeong Station to Iksan Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Train from Iksan Station to Daecheon Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Iksan Station to Daecheon Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
$3 - $4
Economy Class
$3 - $4
Bus operators
Jeonbuk Express
Website
jbexpress.co.kr
Bus from Gwangju to Gunsan
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
jbexpress.co.kr
Book at
bustago.or.kr
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
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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