Daejeon to Daegu High-Speed Train

Travel from Daejeon to Daegu faster than ever with the bullet train! You enjoy a smooth, comfortable journey when you travel from Daejeon to Daegu on the state-of-the-art train. Discover Korea with the wind in your hair when you book Daejeon to Daegu train tickets now!
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Departures per day

27 departures

Time ​on the road

Longest Travel Time

42 minutes

Train station


157 km

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Daejeon to Daegu Train Schedule

About Daejeon - Daegu Route & Map

Be well prepared for your future travel! Take the Gyeongbu train line to depart to Daegu. The KTX bullet train brings you to your destination in around 1 hr. We recommend booking your ticket online, so you can avoid long lines and await your travel without hassle and bustle.

The Daejeon-Daegu train route provides an essential connection between Daejeon, a major science and research hub in the center of South Korea, and Daegu, a large city in the southeastern region. Covering a distance of approximately 120 kilometers (about 75 miles) through scenic landscapes and urban centers, this route offers travelers a convenient and efficient mode of transportation between these two significant destinations.

KTX Train Lines Map

  • Departing from Daejeon's major railway stations, such as Daejeon Station, travelers can board the KTX high-speed train or Mugunghwa intercity train for a journey to Daegu, typically taking around 1 to 1.5 hours.
  • As the train travels southeastward, passengers can enjoy scenic views of South Korea's varied landscapes, including rolling hills, rural countryside, and glimpses of urban areas.
  • Upon arrival in Daegu, passengers are greeted by a city known for its cultural vibrancy and historical significance, including traditional markets and cultural heritage sites.
  • The Daejeon-Daegu route is popular among both domestic and international travelers, offering opportunities to explore cultural landmarks, visit museums, and experience the dynamic atmosphere of a major urban center.
  • Detailed railway maps provided by Korail, South Korea’s national railway operator, offer valuable information on train routes, stations, and connections, assisting travelers in planning their journey effectively.

Stations Servicing Daejeon - Daegu Trains

​Trains from Pohang depart from Daejeon Station or Seodaejeon station and arrive to Daegu Station (KTX) or Dongdaegu station.

Departing from

1 Jeong Dong, Dong Gu,, Daejeon, South Korea

Arriving at

302-155 Chilseong 2(i)-ga, Buk-gu, Daegu, South Korea

*The exact departure and arrival station information will be shown on your ticket.


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