There are 8 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 27 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 / ...

$29 - $41

Cheapest option

Bus Ko Bus  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Wonju Express Bus Terminal to Gwangju

$17 - $30

6 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 12 min

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

$29 - $46

Bus via Yuseong  •  6 h 55 min

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

$24 - $29

Drive  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Jecheon to Gwangju 200.8 miles

$35 - $60

Train to Chongju, fly to Gwangju  •  5 h 38 min

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

$136 - $233

Train to Seoul Gimpo, fly to Gwangju  •  5 h 5 min

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

$50 - $118

Train to Chongju, fly to Muan, bus  •  7 h 10 min

  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 Int'l Airport to Gwangju

$170 - $277

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Jecheon to Gwangju is to bus which costs ₩27,000 - ₩33,000 and takes 6 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Jecheon to Gwangju is to train which costs ₩32,000 - ₩47,000 and takes 3 h 27 min.

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The distance between Jecheon and Gwangju is 249 km. The road distance is 321.2 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 27 min to get from Jecheon to Gwangju, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Jecheon to Gwangju. However, there are services departing from Jecheon and arriving at Gwangju via Wonju Express Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Jecheon station to Gwangju station. However, there are services departing from Jecheon Station and arriving at Gwangju Station via Jochiwon Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 12 min.

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Map of how to get from Jecheon to Gwangju.
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  • Distance: 155.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 27 min

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 27 min. Alternatively, Ko Bus operates a bus from Jecheon to Gwangju every 4 hours. Tickets cost $17 - $30 and the journey takes 3 h 50 min.

Airlines
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
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 Gwangju
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
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 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
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
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,700
Jin Air
Website
jinair.com
Flights from Chongju to Gwangju via Cheju
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $220
T'way Air
Website
twayair.com
Flights from Chongju to Muan via Cheju
Ave. Duration
3 h
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 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Economy Class
$9
Standing
$8
Train from Osong Station to Gwangju Songjeong Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $24
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Train from Jecheon Station to Jochiwon Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Economy Class
$9
Standing
$8
Train from Jochiwon Station to Gwangju Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Economy Class
$26
Standing
$22
Train from Jecheon Station to Cheongju Airport Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Economy Class
$8
Standing
$7
Train from Jecheon Station to Cheongnyangni Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Economy Class
$15
Standing
$13
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
$20 - $23
Schedules at
srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$20 - $23
First Class
$30 - $33
Bus operators
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Wonju Express Bus Terminal to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr
Late-Night Economy
$20
Excellent Express
$26
Economy Express
$18
TxBus
Phone
1644-3070
Website
txbus.t-money.co.kr
Bus from Wonju to Cheongju
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
Jeonbuk Express
Website
jbexpress.co.kr
Bus from Yuseong to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
jbexpress.co.kr
Book at
kobus.co.kr
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Muan Int'l Airport to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr

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