The major arrival points in Korea are the Daegu International Airport (Daegu), Incheon International Airport (Seoul) and the Gimhae International Airport (Busan).
When you plan to arrive directly to Daegu Int’l Airport, check out international hub airport transit. Daegu Int’l Airport directly connects to International hub airports in 13 cities BANGKOK, CEBU, DANANG, FUKUOKA, GUAM, HONGKONG, OKINAWA, OSAKA KANSAI, SHANGHAI PUDONG, SANYA, SAPPORO, TAIPEI TAOYUAN, TOKYO NARITA (as of Feb. 2018)
For those who arrive at Incheon Airport, to take a KTX (Korea Train Express) is highly recommended.
From Gimhae International Airport, you can also take KTX as well as limousine buses heading to Daegu.
Below you will find the detailed traveling information.
Route 1.International Hub Airport → Daegu Int’l Airport
Daegu Int’l Airport directly connects to International hub airports in 13 cities as follows;
BANGKOK, CEBU, DANANG, FUKUOKA, GUAM, HONGKONG, OKINAWA, OSAKA KANSAI, SHANGHAI PUDONG, SANYA, SAPPORO, TAIPEI TAOYUAN, TOKYO NARITA (Updated as of Feb., 2018)
When you plan to arrive directly to Daegu Int’l Airport, check out international hub airport transit.
Route 2.Incheon Int’l Airport → Daegu Int’l Airport
Direct Flight Schedule (only 2 times per a day)
|Route||Departure Time||Arrival Time||Travel Duration||Fee (One-way)|
|Incheon Int’l Airport → Daegu Int’l Airport||07:35 AM||08:35 AM||1 hour||86,200 KRW|
|19:25 PM||20:20 PM|
As of 18 January 2018, Korean Air flight between Incheon and Daegu is operated as a transit-exclusive domestic flight. Only transit passengers connecting from/to international flights at Incheon will be allowed to use this flight.
After arrival, move along with “Terminal 1 / Concourse” signage and pass through the automatic transfer gate. (be ready to show passport or e-ticket)
Take the Orange line IAT train and get off at the concourse.
For terminal 1, you must transfer to the Blue line IAT train at the concourse.
Pass through the transfer security screening on the 2nd floor.
After security screening, head to the gate on the 3rd floor (departure) for your flight.
Route 3.Incheon Int’l Airport → Dongdaegu Station
Direct KOREIL KTX (Korea Train Express) Schedule
Notice: There are temporary changes on the KTX train schedule during the Olympic Winter Games and Paralympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018. Direct line from the Incheon Int’l Airport to Dongdaegu Station is not be operated during the Olymic & Paralympic periods until the middle of March. Transportation information to be updated during March. Thank you for your understanding.
Route 4.Incheon Int’l Airport → Dongdaegu Express Bus Terminal
|Route||The First Bus||The Last Bus||Travel Duration||Fee (One-way)|
|Incheon Int’l Airport Terminal 2 →
Incheon Int’l Airport Terminal 1 → Dongdaegu Express Bus Terminal
|06:20||23:30||4hr 30min||35,800 KRW|
Airlines at Terminal 2: Korean Air, Delta Airlines, Air Fance, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
|Dongdaegu Express Bus Terminal → EXCO||Approx. 15min.||6,000 KRW|
* Korean Taxi drivers are not good at speaking English. Please bring the Korean message card as follows.
엑스코 로 가주세요
I want to go to EXCO (Congress venue).
Route 5.Incheon Int’l Airport → AREX → KTX
|Route||The First Train||The Last Train||Travel Duration||Fee (One-way)|
|Incheon Int’l Airport Terminal2 →
Incheon Int’l Airport Terminal1 →
|05:15||22:40||51min||Adult : KRW 9,000
Child : KRW 7,000
It takes about 8min from the Incheon Int’l Airport Terminal 2 to Terminal 1.
|Incheon Int’l Airport
|Incheon Int’l Airport
|Arrival time to
Terminal 1 Transit Center (B1)
Terminal 2 Transit Center (B1)
|Route||The First Train||The Last Train||Travel Duration||Boarding Location||Fee (One-way)|
|Seoul Station → Dongdaegu Station||05:05 AM||23:00 PM||1hr 50min||Seoul Station||Adult : KRW 43,500
Child : KRW 21,700
Route 6.Busan Int’l Airport → Airport Limousine Bus
|Route||The First Bus||The Last Bus||Travel Duration||Boarding Location||Fee (One-way)|
|Busan Int’l Airport →
Dongdaegu Express Bus Terminal
|07:10||22:30||1hr 10min||International Terminal 1st Floor Bus Stop 1-1||7,200~10,400 KRW|