There are 9 ways to get from Jecheon to Gwangju by train, bus, car or plane

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 Suseo High Speed Railway  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Jecheon Station to Osong Station Mugunghwa Jecheon
  2. Take the train from Osong Station to Gwangju Songjeong Station SRT Suseo

$31 - $43

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Wonju to Cheongju
  2. Take the bus from Yuseong to Gwangju

$24 - $45

7 alternative options

Train via Sintanjin Station  •  5 h 14 min

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

$28 - $48

Bus Ko Bus  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Jecheon to Dongdaegu
  2. Take the bus from Dongdaegu to Gwangju

$29 - $37

Drive  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Jecheon to Gwangju 200.8 miles

$35 - $60

Train to Seoul Gimpo, fly to Gwangju  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Jecheon Station to Cheongnyangni Station
  2. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Gwangju (KWJ) GMP - KWJ

$55 - $121

Train to Chongju, fly to Gwangju  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Jecheon Station to Cheongju Airport Station
  2. Fly from Chongju (CJJ) to Gwangju (KWJ) CJJ - KWJ

$139 - $236

Train to Seoul Gimpo, fly to Yosu, bus  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Jecheon Station to Cheongnyangni Station
  2. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Yosu (RSU) GMP - RSU
  3. Take the bus from Yeocheon to Gwangju

$76 - $169

Train to Chongju, fly to Muan, bus  •  7 h

  1. Take the train from Jecheon Station to Cheongju Airport Station
  2. Fly from Chongju (CJJ) to Muan (MWX) CJJ - MWX
  3. Take the bus from Muan International Airport to Gwangju

$171 - $278

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

You can take a train from Jecheon to Gwangju via Osong Station and Gwangju Songjeong Station in around 3 h 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Jecheon to Gwangju via Dongdaegu in around 5 h 30 min.

Airlines
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Chongju to Gwangju via Cheju
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Yosu
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Chongju to Muan via Cheju
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Chongju to Gwangju via Cheju
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Yosu
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $550
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Chongju to Gwangju via Cheju
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Chongju to Muan via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,700
Jin Air
Website
jinair.com
Flights from Chongju to Gwangju via Cheju
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $220
T'way Air
Website
twayair.com
Flights from Chongju to Muan via Cheju
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $260
Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Jecheon Station to Osong Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $17
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Economy Class
$10
Standing
$8
Train from Jecheon Station to Sintanjin Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $20
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Economy Class
$10
Standing
$8
Train from Sintanjin Station to Gwangju Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Economy Class
$25
Standing
$21
Train from Jecheon Station to Cheongnyangni Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Train from Jecheon Station to Cheongju Airport Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Economy Class
$8
Standing
$7
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
$22 - $24
Schedules at
srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$22 - $24
First Class
$32 - $34
Bus operators
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Jecheon to Dongdaegu
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Dongdaegu to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr
Bus Terminal Korea
Website
busterminal.or.kr
Bus from Wonju to Cheongju
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $17
Schedules at
busterminal.or.kr
Jeonbuk Express
Website
jbexpress.co.kr
Bus from Yuseong to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
jbexpress.co.kr
Book at
kobus.co.kr
Kumho Bus Lines
Website
usquare.co.kr
Bus from Yeocheon to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Muan International Airport to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
usquare.co.kr
Book at
bustago.or.kr

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Jecheon to Gwangju?

The distance between Jecheon and Gwangju is 249 km. The road distance is 321 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Jecheon to Gwangju?

The cheapest way to get from Jecheon to Gwangju is to bus which costs ₩26,000 - ₩50,000 and takes 6 h 35 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Jecheon to Gwangju?

The quickest way to get from Jecheon to Gwangju is to drive which takes 3 h 36 min and costs ₩42,000 - ₩65,000.

Is there a direct train between Jecheon and Gwangju?

No, there is no direct train from Jecheon to Gwangju. However, there are services departing from Jecheon Station and arriving at Gwangju Station via Sintanjin Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 14 min.

Is there a direct bus between Jecheon and Gwangju?

No, there is no direct bus from Jecheon to Gwangju. However, there are services departing from Jecheon and arriving at Gwangju via Dongdaegu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 30 min.

How long does it take to get from Jecheon to Gwangju?

It takes approximately 3 h 56 min to get from Jecheon to Gwangju, including transfers.