There are 6 ways to get from Seoul Airport (ICN) to Gwangju Airport (KWJ) by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Gwangju  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Gwangju (KWJ) GMP - KWJ

$37 - $101

Cheapest option

Bus bus Tago  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Incheon International Airport to Gwangmyeong KTX Train Station 6014
  2. Take the bus from Gwangmyeong to Gwangju

$26 - $39

4 alternative options

Fly to Yosu, bus  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Yosu (RSU) GMP - RSU
  2. Take the bus from Yeocheon to Gwangju

$60 - $152

Bus, train  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Gwangmyeong KTX Station 6004
  2. Take the train from Gwangmyeong Station to Gwangju Songjeong Station KTX Seoul

$41 - $99

Bus TxBus  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Gwangju

$404

Drive  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Seoul Airport (ICN) to Gwangju Airport (KWJ) 210.7 miles

$40 - $60

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The distance between Seoul Airport (ICN) and Gwangju Airport (KWJ) is 259 km. The road distance is 337.1 km.

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The best way to get from Seoul Airport (ICN) to Gwangju Airport (KWJ) without a car is to bus and train which takes 2 h 58 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 32 min to get from Seoul Airport (ICN) to Gwangju Airport (KWJ), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Seoul Airport (ICN) to Gwangju Airport (KWJ) is to fly which takes 2 h 32 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 43 min.

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The quickest flight from Seoul Gimpo Airport to Gwangju Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Seoul Airport (ICN) to Gwangju Airport (KWJ) is 337 km. It takes approximately 3 h 41 min to drive from Seoul Airport (ICN) to Gwangju Airport (KWJ).

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Asiana Airlines offers flights from Seoul Gimpo Airport to Gwangju Airport.

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There are 77+ hotels available in Gwangju Airport (KWJ). Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Seoul Airport (ICN) to Seoul Gimpo Airport is to train which takes 38 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Seoul Airport (ICN) to Gwangju Airport (KWJ).
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  • Distance: 161.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 32 min

What companies run services between Seoul Airport (ICN), South Korea and Gwangju Airport (KWJ), South Korea?

Asiana Airlines flies from Seoul Airport (ICN) to Gwangju Airport (KWJ) twice daily. Alternatively, TxBus operates a bus from Seoul Airport (ICN) to Gwangju Airport (KWJ) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $403 and the journey takes 4 h 13 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 Seoul Gimpo to Yosu
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Yosu
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $550
Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Gwangmyeong Station to Gwangju Songjeong Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Schedules at
letskorail.com
First Class
$83
Economy Class
$59
Bus operators
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Yeocheon to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Gwangmyeong to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
Airport Limousine Korea
Website
airportlimousine.co.kr
Bus from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Gwangmyeong KTX Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
airportlimousine.co.kr
Bus from Incheon International Airport to Gwangmyeong KTX Train Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $14
Schedules at
airportlimousine.co.kr
TxBus
Phone
1644-3070
Website
txbus.t-money.co.kr
Bus from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$403
Schedules at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
Jeonbuk Express
Website
jbexpress.co.kr
Bus from Gwangmyeong to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
jbexpress.co.kr
Book at
bustago.or.kr

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