There are 4 ways to get from Sokcho-si to Taebaek by bus, taxi or car

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

Bus Samcheok Bus Terminal  •  4 h 27 min

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

$17

Cheapest option

Bus Gangneung Intercity Bus Terminal  •  4 h 35 min

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

$10 - $17

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sokcho-si to Taebaek 97 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Sokcho-si to Taebaek 97 miles

$18 - $28

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

You can take a bus from Sokcho-si to Taebaek via Samcheok in around 4 h 27 min.

Bus operators
Samcheok Bus Terminal
Website
samcheokterminal.com
Bus from Sokcho to Samcheok
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
samcheokterminal.com
Bus from Samcheok to Taebaek
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
samcheokterminal.com
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Samcheok to Taebaek
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
Gangneung Intercity Bus Terminal
Website
gangneungterminal.co.kr
Bus from Sokcho to Gangneung
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
gangneungterminal.co.kr
Bus from Gangneung to Taebaek
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
gangneungterminal.co.kr
Book at
bustago.or.kr
Other operators
Taxi from Sokcho-si to Taebaek
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Sokcho-si to Taebaek?

The distance between Sokcho-si and Taebaek is 120 km. The road distance is 155 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Sokcho-si to Taebaek?

The cheapest way to get from Sokcho-si to Taebaek is to bus which costs ₩17,968 and takes 4 h 27 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Sokcho-si to Taebaek?

The quickest way to get from Sokcho-si to Taebaek is to taxi which takes 1 h 56 min and costs ₩140,000 - ₩170,000.

Is there a direct bus between Sokcho-si and Taebaek?

No, there is no direct bus from Sokcho-si to Taebaek. However, there are services departing from Sokcho and arriving at Taebaek via Samcheok. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 27 min.

How long does it take to get from Sokcho-si to Taebaek?

It takes approximately 4 h 27 min to get from Sokcho-si to Taebaek, including transfers.