There are 5 ways to get from Gwangju to Suncheon by bus, train, 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

Bus  •  54 min

  1. Take the bus from Gwangju to Suncheon

Cheapest option

Bus via Gurye  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Gwangju to Gurye
  2. Take the bus from Gurye to Suncheon

$11

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Gwangju Songjeong Station to Suncheon Station Mugunghwa Mokpo

$16 - $24

Taxi  •  1 h

  1. Take a taxi from Gwangju to Suncheon 54.9 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  1 h

  1. Drive from Gwangju to Suncheon 54.9 miles

$10 - $16

Questions & Answers

The distance between Gwangju and Suncheon is 57 km. The road distance is 88 km.

The cheapest way to get from Gwangju to Suncheon is to bus which costs ₩12,118 and takes 2 h 38 min.

The quickest way to get from Gwangju to Suncheon is to taxi which takes 1 h and costs ₩80,000 - ₩95,000.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gwangju and arriving at Suncheon. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 54 min.

The bus from Gwangju to Suncheon takes 54 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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

bus Tago operates a bus from Gwangju to Suncheon once daily, and the journey takes 54 min. Alternatively, Korail operates a train from Gwangju to Suncheon 3 times a day. Tickets cost $15 - $23 and the journey takes 2 h 12 min.

Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Gwangju Songjeong Station to Suncheon Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Economy Class
$23
Standing
$20
Bus operators
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Gwangju to Suncheon
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Gwangju to Gurye
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
Gurye Bus Terminal
Website
tour.gurye.go.kr
Bus from Gwangju to Gurye
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
tour.gurye.go.kr
Book at
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Gurye to Suncheon
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
tour.gurye.go.kr
Book at
bustago.or.kr
Other operators
Taxi from Gwangju to Suncheon
Ave. Duration
1 h
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Gwangju Call Taxi
Phone
+8262-525-2525

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