There are 9 ways to get from Seoul to Dongdaegu by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  1h 49m

  1. Take the train from Seoul Station to Dongdaegu Station KTX Seoul / ...

₩15,000 - ₩55,000

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Train via Suseo SRT  •  2h 14m

  1. Take the train from Suseo SRT to Dongdaegu Station SRT Suseo

₩36,356 - ₩66,449

Bus  •  3h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Dong Seoul Bus Terminal to Dongdaegu

₩18,000 - ₩28,000

Bus via Gumi  •  4h 33m

  1. Take the bus from East Seoul Bus Terminal(East Seoul) to Gumi

₩21,900

Drive  •  3h 5m

  1. Drive from Seoul Express bus terminal to Dongdaegu 282.1 km

₩40,000 - ₩60,000

Train to Incheon, fly to Daegu  •  3h 8m

  1. Take the train from Seoul Station to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
  2. Fly from Incheon (ICN) to Daegu (TAE) ICN - TAE

₩86,200 - ₩365,616

Fly Seoul Gimpo to Gimhae, bus  •  3h 50m

  1. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Gimhae (PUS) GMP - PUS
  2. Take the bus from Gimhae Airport Int'l Terminal to Dongdaegu

₩49,594 - ₩204,165

Fly Seoul Gimpo to Ulsan, train  •  4h 8m

  1. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Ulsan (USN) GMP - USN
  2. Take the train from Ulsan Station to Dongdaegu Station

₩65,794 - ₩140,965

Train to Incheon, fly to Gimhae, bus  •  4h 28m

  1. Take the train from Seoul Station to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
  2. Fly from Incheon (ICN) to Gimhae (PUS) ICN - PUS
  3. Take the bus from Gimhae Airport Int'l Terminal to Dongdaegu

₩104,700 - ₩477,116

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The cheapest way to get from Seoul to Dongdaegu is to bus via Gumi which costs ₩21,900 and takes 4h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Seoul to Dongdaegu is to train which costs ₩15,000 - ₩55,000 and takes 1h 49m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dong Seoul Bus Terminal and arriving at Dongdaegu. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 30m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Seoul Station station and arriving at Dongdaegu Station station. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 49m.

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The distance between Seoul and Dongdaegu is 238 km. The road distance is 282.1 km.

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The best way to get from Seoul to Dongdaegu without a car is to train which takes 1h 49m and costs ₩15,000 - ₩55,000.

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The train from Seoul Station to Dongdaegu Station takes 1h 49m including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Seoul to Dongdaegu bus services, operated by Ko Bus, depart from Dong Seoul Bus Terminal station.

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Seoul to Dongdaegu train services, operated by Korail, depart from Seoul Station.

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The best way to get from Seoul to Dongdaegu is to train which takes 1h 49m and costs ₩15,000 - ₩55,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₩18,000 - ₩28,000 and takes 3h 33m.

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Map of how to get from Seoul to Dongdaegu.
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  • Distance: 238.3 km
  • Duration: 1h 49m

What companies run services between Seoul, South Korea and Dongdaegu, South Korea?

Korail operates a train from Seoul to Dongdaegu every 15 minutes. Tickets cost ₩36,000 - ₩55,000 and the journey takes 1h 49m. Korail Mugunghwa also services this route hourly. Alternatively, Ko Bus operates a bus from Dong Seoul bus terminal to Dongdaegu every 30 minutes. Tickets cost ₩18,000 - ₩28,000 and the journey takes 3h 30m.

Airlines
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Incheon to Daegu
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩390,000 - ₩1100,000
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩60,000 - ₩350,000
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Ulsan
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩60,000 - ₩260,000
Flights from Incheon to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩200,000 - ₩1100,000
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩55,000 - ₩220,000
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Ulsan
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩55,000 - ₩200,000
Flights from Incheon to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩250,000 - ₩1000,000
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩55,000 - ₩220,000
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Ulsan
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩55,000 - ₩200,000
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩39,000 - ₩190,000
Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Seoul Station to Dongdaegu Station
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
₩36,000 - ₩55,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
First Class
₩73,020
Economy Class
₩52,170
Standing
₩49,553
Train from Ulsan Station to Dongdaegu Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩11,000 - ₩13,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Seoul Station to Dongdaegu Station
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩15,000 - ₩19,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Standing
₩15,500 - ₩15,700
Economy Class
₩18,200 - ₩18,500
Suseo High Speed Railway
Website
srail.co.kr
Train from Suseo SRT to Dongdaegu Station
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₩35,000 - ₩65,000
Website
http://www.srail.co.kr/
Book at
https://etk.srail.co.kr/hpg/hra/fr/01/selectScheduleList.do?pageId=TE0101000000
Standard Class
₩35,000 - ₩45,000
First Class
₩50,000 - ₩65,000
Train from Ulsan Station to Dongdaegu Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩10,000 - ₩11,500
Website
http://www.srail.co.kr/
Book at
https://etk.srail.co.kr/hpg/hra/fr/01/selectScheduleList.do?pageId=TE0101000000
Standard Class
₩10,000 - ₩11,500
First Class
₩14,000 - ₩17,000
AREX
Phone
+82 1599-7788
Website
arex.or.kr
Train from Seoul Station to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
₩4,200 - ₩7,000
Website
http://www.arex.or.kr/
Bus operators
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Dong Seoul Bus Terminal to Dongdaegu
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₩18,000 - ₩28,000
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr
Book at
kobus.co.kr
Excellent Express
₩27,400
Economy Express
₩18,600
TxBus
Phone
1644-3070
Website
txbus.t-money.co.kr
Bus from East Seoul Bus Terminal(East Seoul) to Gumi
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩21,900
Schedules at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Gimhae Airport Int'l Terminal to Dongdaegu
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₩10,500
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr

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The quickest flight from Incheon Airport to Daegu Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Seoul to Dongdaegu bus services, operated by Ko Bus, arrive at Dongdaegu station.

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Seoul to Dongdaegu train services, operated by Korail, arrive at Dongdaegu Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Seoul to Dongdaegu is 282 km. It takes approximately 3h 5m to drive from Seoul to Dongdaegu.

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Korean Air offers flights from Incheon Airport to Daegu Airport.

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There are 113+ hotels available in Dongdaegu. Prices start at ₩107,500 per night.

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The best way to get from Seoul to Seoul Gimpo Airport is to train which takes 22 min and costs ₩2,000 - ₩3,700.

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