There are 3 ways to get from Sokcho-si to Samcheok by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  2 h 19 min

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

$7 - $12

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Taxi  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sokcho-si to Samcheok 72.4 miles

$90 - $120

Drive  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Sokcho-si to Samcheok 72.4 miles

$14 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from Sokcho-si to Samcheok is to bus which costs ₩7,500 - ₩13,000 and takes 2 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sokcho-si to Samcheok is to taxi which costs ₩100,000 - ₩130,000 and takes 1 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sokcho-si to Samcheok. However, there are services departing from Sokcho and arriving at Samcheok via Gangneung. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 19 min.

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The distance between Sokcho-si and Samcheok is 99 km. The road distance is 115.9 km.

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The best way to get from Sokcho-si to Samcheok without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 19 min and costs ₩7,500 - ₩13,000.

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It takes approximately 2 h 19 min to get from Sokcho-si to Samcheok, including transfers.

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Sokcho-si to Samcheok bus services, operated by Gangneung Intercity Bus Terminal, depart from Sokcho station.

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Sokcho-si to Samcheok bus services, operated by Gangneung Intercity Bus Terminal, arrive at Samcheok station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sokcho-si to Samcheok is 116 km. It takes approximately 1 h 21 min to drive from Sokcho-si to Samcheok.

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There are 18+ hotels available in Samcheok. Prices start at $35 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sokcho-si to Samcheok.
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  • Distance: 62 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 19 min

What companies run services between Sokcho-si, South Korea and Samcheok, South Korea?

You can take a bus from Sokcho-si to Samcheok via Gangneung in around 2 h 19 min.

Bus operators
Gangneung Intercity Bus Terminal
Website
gangneungterminal.co.kr
Bus from Sokcho to Gangneung
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
gangneungterminal.co.kr
Bus from Gangneung to Samcheok
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
gangneungterminal.co.kr
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Sokcho to Gangneung
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
Gyeongju Bus Terminal
Website
gyeongjuterminal.co.kr
Bus from Gangneung to Samcheok
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
gyeongjuterminal.co.kr
Other operators
Taxi from Sokcho-si to Samcheok
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Estimated price
$90 - $120

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