Marked on the map Directions to Gwangju departing from : Beijing International Airport to Gimpo International Airport, Tokyo International Airport to Gimpo International Airport, Gimpo International Airport to Gwangju City, Shanghai International Airport to Muan International Airport, Jeju International Airport to Gwangju City

Incheon International Airport to Gwangju City

There are three main options: plane, express train (KTX), and direct bus

Plane

RouteIncheon International Airport → Gimpo International Airport → Gwangju Airport

Incheon International Airport → Gimpo International Airport

Airport Bus (No. 6707)

  • Boarding : Incheon International Airport, 1 Floor www.arex.or.kr
  • Operation Hours : 5:10am to 10:30pm
  • Frequency : 47 buses per day
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Fare : 7,500 KRW

Airport Railroad

  • Boarding : Incheon International Airport Terminal 1 Station or Incheon International Airport Terminal 2 Station
  • Operation Hours : 5:20am to 12:00am
  • Frequency : every 7 minutes
  • Duration : 40 minutes (plus 15 minutes walk)
  • Fare : 4,200 KRW
Gimpo International Airport → Gwangju Airport

Plane

  • Boarding : Gimpo International Airport, Domestic Terminal
  • Flight Times : 9:25am / 4:00pm
  • Frequency : 2 flights per day
  • Duration : 50 minutes
  • Fare : 38,000 KRW to 70,000 KRW
  • * Total Travel Time : 1 hour 30 minutes to 1 hours 45 minutes
  • * Total Fare : 42,200-77,500 KRW
Bus

RouteIncheon International Airport → Gwangju U-square Bus Terminal

Bus

  • Boarding : Incheon International Airport, 1 Floor
  • Operation Hours: 5:50am to 11:30pm
  • Frequency: 33 buses per day
  • Duration: 3 hours 50 minutes
  • Fare: 36,300-43,800 KRW (late night) 39,900-48,100 KRW
KTX

RouteIncheon International Airport → Seoul/Yongsan/Gwangmyeong Train Station → Gwangju Songjeong Station

Incheon International Airport → Seoul Station [Airport Railroad]

  • Boarding: Incheon International Airport Terminal 1 Station or Incheon International Airport Terminal 2 Station
  • Operation Hours: 5:15am to 10:40pm (express) / 5:15am to 10:40pm (regular)
  • Frequency: 26 times per day (express) / 7 minutes intervals (regular)
  • Duration: 50 minutes (express) / 70 minutes (regular) ※ Plus 10 minutes walk
  • Fare: 9,000 KRW (express) / 5,000 KRW (regular)

Incheon International Airport → Yongsan Station [Airport Bus No. 6030]

  • Boarding : Incheon International Airport Terminal 1 Station or Incheon International Airport Terminal 2 Station
  • Operation Hours : 6:35am to 10:30pm (direct)
  • Frequency : 27 times per day
  • Duration : 1 hour 40 minutes
  • Fare : 15,000 KRW

Incheon International Airport → Gwangmyeong Station [Airport Bus No. 6004, 6014, 6070]

  • Boarding : Incheon International Airport Terminal 1 Station or Incheon International Airport Terminal 2 Station
  • Operation Hours : 6:25am to 10:50pm (No. 6004) / 6:20am to 10:50 pm (No. 6014) / 6:10am to 10:20pm (No. 6770)
  • Frequency : 34 buses per day (No. 6004, 6014) / 52 buses per day (No. 6770)
  • Duration : 50-80 minutes (Terminal 1) / 70-90 minutes (Terminal 2)
  • Fare : 8,000-10,000 KRW (No. 6004) / 4,000 KRW (No. 6014) / 12,000-15,000 KRW (No. 6770)

Seoul Station → Gwangju Songjeong Station

  • Operation Hours : First train 6:15am / Last train 7:30pm
  • Frequency : 7 trains per day
  • Duration : 2 hours
  • Fare : 47,100 KRW

Yongsan Station → Gwangju Songjeong Station

  • Operation Hours : First train 5:10am / Last train 10:25pm
  • Frequency : 22 trains per day
  • Duration : 1 hour 50 minutes
  • Fare : 46,800 KRW

Gwangmyeong Station → Gwangju Songjeong Station

  • Operation Hours : First train 5:25am / Last train 10:40pm
  • Frequency: 17 trains per day
  • Duration: 1 hour 40 minutes
  • Fare: 44,900 KRW
  • * Incheon International Airport → Seoul Station → Gwangju Songjeong Station: 3 hours - 3 hours 20 minutes / 52,100-56,100 KRW
  • * Incheon International Airport → Yongsan Station → Gwangju Songjeong Station: 3 hours 30 minutes / 61,800 KRW
  • * Incheon International Airport → Gwangmyeong Station → Gwangju Songjeong Station: 2 hours 30 minutes - 2 hours 50 minutes / 48,900-59,900 KRW

Gimpo International Airport → Gwangju

There are three main options: plane, express train (KTX), and direct bus

Plane

RouteGimpo International Airport → Gwangju Airport

Plane

  • Boarding : Gimpo International Airport, Domestic Terminal
  • Flight Times : 9:25am / 4:00pm
  • Frequency : 2 flights per day
  • Duration : 50 minutes
  • Fare : 38,000 KRW to 70,000 KRW
Intercity Bus

RouteGimpo International Airport → Gwangju U-square Bus Terminal

Intercity Bus

  • Operation Hours: 4 buses per day 8:25am, 12:10pm, 4:50 pm, 5:40 pm
  • Duration: 4 hours 30 minutes - 5 hours 10 minutes
  • Fare: 27,400-35,700 KRW
KTX

RouteGimpo International Airport → Seoul/Yongsan/Gwangmyeong Train Station → Gwangju Songjeong Station

Gimpo International Airport → Seoul Station [Airport Railroad, General]

  • Boarding : Gimpo International Airport Train Station
  • Operation Hours : First train 5:43am / Last train 12:34am
  • Duration : 25 minutes ※ Plus 10 minutes walk
  • Fare : 1,550 KRW

Gimpo International Airport → Yongsan Station [Intra-city bus No.605] [Subway]

  • Operation Hours : Intra-city bus 4:00am to 10:40pm / Subway 5:30am to 11:20pm
  • Frequency : Every 10 minutes
  • Duration : Intra-city bus 1 hour 20 minutes ※ plus 10 minutes walk, Subway 50 minutes (transfer: Line 9→Line 1)
  • Fare : Intra-city bus 1,300 KRW / Subway 1,550 KRW

Gimpo International Airport → Gwangmyeong Station [Airport Bus No. 6014]

  • Operation Hours : 6:20am to 10:50pm
  • Frequency : 34 times per day
  • Duration : 50-60 minutes
  • Fare : 4,000 KRW

Seoul Station → Gwangju Songjeong Station

  • Operation Hours : First train 6:15am / Last train 7:30pm
  • Frequency : 7 trains per day
  • Duration : 2 hours
  • Fare : 47,100 KRW

Yongsan Station → Gwangju Songjeong Station

  • Operation Hours : First train 5:10am / Last train 10:25pm
  • Frequency : 22 trains per day
  • Duration : 1 hour 50 minutes
  • Fare : 46,800 KRW

Gwangmyeong Station → Gwangju Songjeong Station

  • Operation Hours : First train 5:25am / Last train 10:40pm
  • Frequency : 17 trains per day
  • Duration : 1 hour 40 minutes
  • Fare : 44,900 KRW
  • * Gimpo International Airport → Seoul Station → Gwangju Songjeong Station: 2 hours 35 minutes / 48,650 KRW
  • * Gimpo International Airport → Yongsan Station → Gwangju Songjeong Station: 2 hours 40 minutes - 3 hours 20 minutes / 48,100 KRW-48,350 KRW
  • * Gimpo International Airport → Gwangmyeong Station → Gwangju Songjeong Station: 2 hours 30minutes - 2 hours 40minutes / 52,900 KRW

Muan International Airport → Gwangju

Muan International Airport → Gwangju

Intercity Bus

RouteMuan International Airport → Gwangju U-Square Bus Terminal

Intercity Bus

  • Operation Hours: First bus 6:30am / Last bus 1:10am
  • Frequency: 12 times per day
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Fare: 5,000 KRW

Incheon International Airport → Yeosu

There are three main options : plane, express train (KTX), and direct bus

plane

Route:Incheon International Airport → Gimpo International Airport → Yeosu Airport

Incheon International Airport → Gimpo International Airport

Airport Bus (No. 6707)

  • Boarding: Incheon International Airport, 1 Floor www.arex.or.kr
  • Operation Hours: 5:10am to 10:30pm
  • Frequency: 47 buses per day
  • Duration: 40 minutes
  • Fare: 7,500 KRW

Airport Railroad

  • Boarding: Incheon International Airport Terminal 1 Station or Incheon International Airport Terminal 2 Station
  • Operation Hours: 5:20am to 12:00am
  • Frequency: every 7 minutes
  • Duration: 40 minutes (plus 15 minutes walk)
  • Fare: 4,200 KRW
Gimpo International Airport → Yeosu Airport

Plane

  • Boarding: Gimpo International Airport Domestic Terminal
  • Flight Times: 7:25 am - 5:50 pm (different on each day)
  • Number of Flights: 4 times per day
  • Duration: 60 minutes
  • Fare: 38,000-78,000 KRW
  • * Total Travel Time: 1 hour 40 minutes - 1 hour 55 minutes
  • * Total Fare: 42,200-85,500 KRW
Bus

RouteIncheon International Airport → Yeosu Bus Terminal

Bus

  • Boarding: Incheon International Airport, 1 Floor
  • Operation Hours: 3 buses per day 7:55am, 10:05am, 1:05 pm
  • Duration: 5 hours 25 minutes or 5 hours 50 minutes
  • Fare: 45,300 KRW
KTX

RouteIncheon International Airport → Seoul Station, Yongsan Station, Gwangmyeong Station → Yeosu Expo Station

Incheon International Airport → Seoul Station [Airport Railroad]

  • Boarding: Incheon International Airport Terminal 1 Station or Incheon International Airport Terminal 2 Station
  • Operation Hours: 5:15am to 10:40pm (express) / 5:15am to 10:40pm (regular)
  • Frequency: 26 times per day (express) / 7 minutes intervals (regular)
  • Duration: 50 minutes (express) / 70 minutes (regular) ※ Plus 10 minutes walk
  • Fare: 9,000 KRW (express) / 5,000 KRW (regular)

Incheon International Airport → Yongsan Station [Airport Bus No. 6030]

  • Boarding: Incheon International Airport Terminal 1 Station or Incheon International Airport Terminal 2 Station
  • Operation Hours: 6:35am to 10:30pm (direct)
  • Frequency: 27 times per day
  • Duration: 1 hour 40 minutes
  • Fare: 15,000 KRW

Incheon International Airport → Gwangmyeong Station [Airport Bus No. 6004, 6014, 6070]

  • Boarding : Incheon International Airport Terminal 1 Station or Incheon International Airport Terminal 2 Station
  • Operation Hours : 6:25am to 10:50pm (No. 6004) / 6:20am to 10:50 pm (No. 6014) / 6:10am to 10:20pm (No. 6770)
  • Frequency : 34 buses per day (No. 6004, 6014) / 52 buses per day (No. 6770)
  • Duration : 50-80 minutes (Terminal 1) / 70-90 minutes (Terminal 2)
  • Fare : 8,000-10,000 KRW (No. 6004) / 4,000 KRW (No. 6014) / 12,000-15,000 KRW (No. 6770)

Seoul Station → Yeosu Expo Station

  • Operation Hours : 4 trains per day 7:05am, 9:46am, 4:35pm, 5:36pm
  • Duration : 3 hours 10 minutes
  • Fare : 47,500 KRW

Yongsan Station → Yeosu Expo Station

  • Operation Hours : 14 times per day - First train 5:10am / Last train 9:50pm
  • Duration : 2 hours 50 minutes - 3 hours 40 minutes
  • Fare : 47,200 KRW

Gwangmyeong Station → Yeosu Expo Station

  • Operation Hours : 13 times per day - First train 5:25am / Last train 10:04pm
  • Duration : 2 hours 30 minutes - 3 hours 20 minutes
  • Fare : 45,300 KRW
  • * Incheon International Airport → Seoul Station → Yeosu Expo Station: 4 hours 10 minutes - 4 hours 30 minutes / 52,500-56,500 KRW
  • * Incheon International Airport → Yongsan Station → Yeosu Expo Station: 4 hours 30 minutes - 5 hours 20 minutes / 62,200 KRW
  • * Incheon International Airport → Gwangmyeong Station → Yeosu Expo Station: 3 hours 40 minutes - 4 hours 50 minutes / 49,300-60,300 KRW

Gimpo International Airport → Yeosu

There are three main options : plane, express train (KTX), and direct bus

Plane

RouteGimpo International Airport → Yeosu Airport [Korean Airlines, Asiana Airlines]

Plane

  • Boarding : Gimpo International Airport Domestic Terminal
  • Flight Times : 7:25am - 5:50pm (different on each day)
  • Number of Flights : 4 times per day
  • Duration : 60 minutes
  • Fare : 38,000-78,000 KRW
시외버스

RouteGimpo International Airport → Yeosu Bus Terminal

Intercity Bus

  • Frequency: Twice per day 7:50am, 5:20pm
  • Travel Time: 4 hours 50 minutes
  • Fare: 35,000 KRW
KTX

RouteGimpo International Airport → Seoul Station, Yongsan Station, Gwangmyeong Station → Yeosu Expo Station

Gimpo International Airport → Seoul Station [Airport Railroad, General]

  • Boarding: Gimpo International Airport Train Station
  • Operation Hours: First train 5:43am / Last train 12:34am
  • Frequency: Every 7 minutes
  • Duration: 25 minutes ※ Plus 10 minutes walk

Gimpo International Airport → Yongsan Train Station [Intra-city Bus No.605]

  • Frequency: Every 10 minutes – First bus 4:00am / Last bus 10:40pm
  • Duration: 1 hour 20 minutes ※ plus 10 minutes walk
  • Fare: 1,300 KRW

Gimpo International Airport → Gwangmyeong Station [Airport Bus No. 6014]

  • Frequency: 34 times per day - First bus 6:20am, / Last bus 10:50pm
  • Duration: 50-60 minutes
  • Fare: 4,000 KRW

Seoul Station → Yeosu Expo Station

  • Frequency: 4 times per day 7:05am, 9:46am, 4:35pm, 5:36pm
  • Duration: 3 hours 10 minutes
  • Fare: 47,500 KRW

Yongsan Station → Yeosu Expo Station

  • Frequency: 14 times per day - First train 5:10am / Last train 9:50pm
  • Duration: 2 hours 50 minutes - 3 hours 40 minutes
  • Fare: 47,200 KRW

Gwangmyeong Station → Yeosu Expo Station

  • Frequency: 13 times per day - First train 5:25am / Last train 10:04pm
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes - 3 hours 20 minutes
  • Fare: 45,300 KRW
  • * Gimpo International Airport → Seoul Station → Yeosu Expo Station: 3 hours 45 minutes / 49,050 KRW
  • * Gimpo International Airport → Yongsan Station → Yeosu Expo Station: 4 hours 20 minutes - 5 hours 10 minutes / 48,500 KRW
  • * Gimpo International Airport→ Gwangmyeong Station→ Yeosu Expo Station: 3 hours 20 minutes - 4 hours 20 minutes / 49,300 KRW

Muan International Airport → Yeosu

There is only one way to reach Gwangju: by direct bus

Intercity Bus

RouteMuan International Airport → Gwangju U-Square Bus Terminal → Yeosu Bus Terminal

Muan International Airport → Gwangju U-Square Bus Terminal

  • Boarding: Muan International Airport, 1 Floor
  • Frequency: 12 times per day - First bus 06:30am / Last bus 01:50 am
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Fare: 5,000 KRW

Gwangju U-Square Bus Terminal → Yeosu Bus Terminal

  • Boarding: Gwangju U-Square Bus Terminal, 1 Floor
  • Frequency: 38 times per day - First bus 05:50am / Last bus 11:00pm
  • Duration: 1 hour 40 minutes
  • Fare: 15,300 KRW
  • * Total Travel Time: 2 hours 40 minutes
  • * Total Fare: 19,100 KRW
Express Train

The express train (KTX, SRT) is useful and convenient for participants in the Seoul area to reach Gwangju quickly and easily. To see the schedule, reserve tickets and pay, visit the express train website or download the mobile application.

  • Seoul Station/Yongsan Station-Gwangju Songjeong Station Section : 1 hour 50 minutes by KTX
  • Suseo Station-Gwangju Songjeong Station : 1 hour 40 minutes by SRT
  • Gwangmyeong Station-Gwangju Songjeong Station : 1 hour 40 minutes by KTX
Express Bus/Intercity Bus

Express buses run between Korea's seven main cities and serve all of the major regions across the nation. It is possible to check the schedule and reserve and pay for tickets via the express bus website and the mobile application.

Driving

Drivers can reach Gwangju via the Honam Expressway, Seohaean Expressway, Gwangju-Daegu Expressway, and other routes. Use a navigation application and GPS to find detailed routes from specific locations.

  • From Seoul : Gyeongbu Expressway → Nonsan-Cheonan Expressway → Honam Expressway
  • From Daejeon : Honam Expressway (#251) → Honam Expressway (#25) → the 2nd Beltway
  • From Daegu : Sincheon Blvd. → Gwangju-Daegu Expressway → Honam Expressway
  • From Busan : Namhae Expressway → Honam Expressway
  • From Incheon International Airport : Seohaean Expressway → Gochang-Damyang Expressway → Honam Expressway
Gwangju City Transportation
  • Intra-city buses serve Gwangju City and surrounding towns and regions (Damyang, Naju, Hwasun, Jangseong, Hampyeong)
  • Subway : The city has one line with 20 stations (Pyeongdong station⇔Nokdong station, from 5:25am to 12:00am, trains every 6 minutes on average)

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