There are 10 ways to get from Seoul to Dongdaegu by train, subway, 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  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Seoul Station to Dongdaegu Station KTX Seoul - Busan

$30 - $85

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 33 min

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

$21 - $28

8 alternative options

Subway, train  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the subway from Euljiro 3-ga Station to Suseo Station 3-Orange
  2. Take the train from Suseo SRT to Dongdaegu Station SRT Suseo - Busan

$31 - $67

Drive  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Seoul to Dongdaegu 181 miles

$35 - $55

Train to Seoul, fly to Daegu  •  3 h 3 min

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

$118 - $462

Fly Seoul Gimpo to Daegu  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Daegu (TAE) GMP - TAE

$57 - $199

Fly Seoul Gimpo to Busan, bus  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Busan (PUS) GMP - PUS
  2. Take the bus from Gimhae International Airport to Dongdaegu

$47 - $202

Train to Seoul, fly to Busan, bus  •  4 h 47 min

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

$153 - $715

Fly Seoul Gimpo to Ulsan, train  •  4 h 53 min

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

$52 - $161

Fly Seoul Gimpo to Pohang, train  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Pohang (KPO) GMP - KPO
  2. Take the train from Pohong Station to Dongdaegu Station

$142 - $258

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

Korail operates a train from Seoul to Dongdaegu every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $30 - $85 and the journey takes 1 h 49 min. Alternatively, Ko Bus operates a bus from Seoul to Dongdaegu every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $21 - $28 and the journey takes 3 h 30 min.

Airlines
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Seoul to Daegu
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Busan
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Flights from Seoul to Busan
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Ulsan
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Pohang
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $240
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Daegu
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $190
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Busan
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from Seoul to Busan
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Ulsan
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $190
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Daegu
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $190
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Busan
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Ulsan
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $190
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Busan
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $1,200
Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Seoul Station to Dongdaegu Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Schedules at
letskorail.com
First Class
$83
Economy Class
$60
Train from Pohong Station to Dongdaegu Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Suseo High Speed Railway
Website
srail.co.kr
Train from Suseo SRT to Dongdaegu Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Schedules at
srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$30 - $45
First Class
$45 - $65
AREX
Phone
+82 1599-7788
Website
arex.or.kr
Train from Seoul Station to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arex.or.kr
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Hogye Station to Dongdaegu Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Economy Class
$11
Standing
$10
Bus operators
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Seoul Express Bus Terminal to Dongdaegu
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Gimhae International Airport to Dongdaegu
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Seoul to Dongdaegu?

The distance between Seoul and Dongdaegu is 238 km. The road distance is 290 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Seoul to Dongdaegu?

The cheapest way to get from Seoul to Dongdaegu is to bus which costs ₩22,000 - ₩29,000 and takes 3 h 33 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Seoul to Dongdaegu?

The quickest way to get from Seoul to Dongdaegu is to train which takes 1 h 49 min and costs ₩36,000 - ₩90,000.

Is there a direct train between Seoul and Dongdaegu?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Seoul Station and arriving at Dongdaegu Station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 49 min.

Is there a direct bus between Seoul and Dongdaegu?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Seoul Express Bus Terminal and arriving at Dongdaegu. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 30 min.

How long does it take to get from Seoul to Dongdaegu?

The train from Seoul Station to Dongdaegu Station takes 1 h 49 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.