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Transportation
Incheon International Airport (ICN), which is one of the newest transportation hubs in Asia, has over 64 airline offices and manages 455 inbound and outbound international flights each day. It is located approximately one hour away from downtown Seoul. For detailed information on the airport facilities and transportation, please refer to its website at www.airport.or.kr.
(Other international airports around Daejeon : Gimpo, Gimhae, Cheongju, Daegu, Gwangju)
The city of Daejeon is located approximately 220km south of ICN. Though closer international airports exist, ICN is the most convenient.
Recommend Ways
We recommend 2 main ways from Gimpo Int'l Airport to DCC (Venue). By Airport Limousine bus and Express Train (KTX). The picture and explanation below will help your comfortable travel.
Way 1: By Airport Limousine bus
Step1) Gimpo Int’l Airport → Daejeon Government Complex(Daejeon Limousine Bus Terminal)
You can buy the limousine bus tickets for Daejeon Government Complex at the 2nd floor. With the bus ticket, you should go to gate 3. The bus runs 7:30, 11:00, 12:00, 14:00, 15:00, 17:00, 18:50, and 20:30 and it will take you about 180 minutes and cost you KRW 14,300.
Step2) Daejeon Government Complex(Daejeon Limousine Bus Terminal) → Daejeon Convention Center(Venue)
We strongly recommend that you take a taxi to get to Daejeon Convention Center(Venue) upon arrival at Daejeon Government Complex. It should not be difficult to get a taxi around Bus Terminal. Please tell the driver your destination(DCC). It will take about 5~10 minutes and cost you about KRW 5,000.
Way 2: By KTX [Express Train]
Step1) Gimpo Int’l Airport  → Subway → Seoul Station
You can buy the subway tickets for Seoul Station at the Gimpo Int’l subway station (vending machine / Line5&9). The Subway runs at the average interval of 2~5 minutes from 05:30 to 24:00 and it will take about 45 minutes and cost you KRW 1,250. And the deposit is KRW 500.
Step2) Seoul station → KTX[Express Train] → Daejeon Station
At Seoul Station, you can take KTX, which is the fastest train in Korea. It runs at the average speed of 300km per hour and will comfortably take you to Daejeon Station within an hour. Please note that its fare is relatively higher than that of Airport Limousine bus. Please refer the table below.
Interval 10 ~ 20 minutes
Travel Time 55 ~ 60 minutes
The First Train   To Daejeon Station 5:25
To Seoul Station 6:20
The last Train To Daejeon Station 22:30
To Seoul Station 23:28
Week Rate 1st Class(adult) KRW 30,800
Standard Class(adult) KRW 22,000
Weekend Rate
[Fri, Sat, Sun]
1st Class(adult) KRW 33,200
Standard Class(adult) KRW 23,700
Step3) Daejeon Station → [Taxi] → Venue Daejeon Convention Center(Venue)
We strongly recommend that you take a taxi to get to Daejeon Convention Center upon arrival at Daejeon Station. It should not be difficult to get a taxi at Daejeon Station. Please tell the driver your destination(DCC). It will take about 30minutes and cost you about KRW 10,000. If you want to take another transportation, please refer “Local Transportation” tab.
Local Transportation (In Daejeon)
Fare KRW 2,800(2Km)
Additional Fare KRW 100(140m) or KRW 100(34 Seconds)
Premium for late night 20% (From midnight to 4AM)
Call Taxi
  1. Hanbitcall Taxi +82-42-525-0000 (Korean service only)
  2. Hanbat-S-Call Taxi +82-42-242-8800 (Korean service only)
    (If you need to use a taxi, please ask the registration desk for help.)
Fare KRW 1,200
  - You can buy a card at a convenience store and it costs KRW 1,100.
  - You can transfer free 3 times and each transfer should be within 30 minutes.
  - You can use this card for bus and subway.
  - There will be extra charges (KRW 100 – KRW 300) depends on distance between
    each destination and transfer times.

Operation time About AM 06:00 – PM 10:00 (depends on the bus routes)

For more Information about intra city Bus, please click here.
Fare KRW 1,200 within 10km, KRW 1,300 from 10km
  - If you use the card sold in convenience store, you will get KRW 100 discount.
  - The card can be used for subway and intra city bus.
  - There will be extra charges (KRW 100 – KRW 300) depends on distance between
    each destination and transfer times.

Operation time About AM 05 ~ PM 12

For more Information about Subway, please click here.