There are 4 ways to get from Samcheok to Pohang by bus, taxi or car

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Bus Gangneung Intercity Bus Terminal  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Samcheok to Gangneung
  2. Take the bus from Gangneung to Pohang

$16 - $28

3 alternative options

Bus Samcheok Bus Terminal  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Samcheok to Dongdaegu
  2. Take the bus from Dongdaegu to Pohang

$33

Taxi  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Samcheok to Pohang 111.1 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Samcheok to Pohang 111.1 miles

$21 - $35

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No, there is no direct bus from Samcheok to Pohang. However, there are services departing from Samcheok and arriving at Pohang via Gangneung. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 28 min.

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The distance between Samcheok and Pohang is 158 km. The road distance is 177.7 km.

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The best way to get from Samcheok to Pohang without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 28 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 28 min to get from Samcheok to Pohang, including transfers.

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Samcheok to Pohang bus services, operated by Gangneung Intercity Bus Terminal, depart from Samcheok station.

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Samcheok to Pohang bus services, operated by Gangneung Intercity Bus Terminal, arrive at Pohang station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Samcheok to Pohang is 178 km. It takes approximately 2 h 20 min to drive from Samcheok to Pohang.

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There are 79+ hotels available in Pohang. Prices start at $39 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Samcheok to Pohang.
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  • Distance: 98.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 28 min

What companies run services between Samcheok, South Korea and Pohang, South Korea?

You can take a bus from Samcheok to Pohang via Gangneung in around 5 h 28 min.

Bus operators
Gangneung Intercity Bus Terminal
Website
gangneungterminal.co.kr
Bus from Samcheok to Gangneung
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
gangneungterminal.co.kr
Bus from Gangneung to Pohang
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Schedules at
gangneungterminal.co.kr
Book at
bustago.or.kr
Samcheok Bus Terminal
Website
samcheokterminal.com
Bus from Samcheok to Dongdaegu
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
samcheokterminal.com
Go Bus Korea
Website
gobus.co.kr
Bus from Dongdaegu to Pohang
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
gobus.co.kr
Book at
bustago.or.kr
Other operators
Taxi from Samcheok to Pohang
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170

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