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With excellent air links and rail and road network, a full range of public transports service to Daegu, host city of IWRA’s XVII World Water Congress, from overseas or within Korea is provided.

The main international airports in Korea are Incheon, Gimhae (Busan) international airport and Daegu international airport.

If you would like to fly directly into Daegu, host city of the XVII Congress, please check out the international hub airport transit. Daegu Int’l Airport accommodates 22 international flights from 8 countries.

Daegu Intl’ Airport (Overseas ↔ Daegu)

as of Aug 2019

  • China Beijing, Shanghai, Shenyang, Sanya, Hongkong, Macao, Weihai
  • Japan Okinawa, Tokyo (Narita), Osaka, Fukuoka, Sapporo
  • Taiwan Taipei
  • Vietnam Da Nang, Na Trang, Hanoi
  • Philippines Cebu
  • Thailand Bangkok
  • Malaysia Kota Kinabalu

How to get to Daegu (EXCO)

From Incheon International Airport (ICN)

Incheon Intl’ Airport → Daegu Intl’ AirportTravelling Time   |   1hr 10mins

Incheon
Airport

Daegu
Airport

EXCO

Airplane
1 hr

Taxi
10 mins

Route Operating Time More information
Incheon Airport – Daegu Airport 07:35   19:25 (2 times a day) Korean Air +82-1588-2001
https://www.koreanair.com/global/en.html

Please note that Seoul/Incheon (ICN) ↔ to or from Daegu (TAE) flight is only operated as Transit Exclusive Domestic Flight, so it is not available as a separate domestic flight.
Once you arrive at Incheon, please do not enter the country, instead follow the 'Transfer' sign directing the Terminal 2 where the Korean Air located.

Transferring from Terminal 1 to Terminal 2
Transferring from Terminal 2 to Terminal 2
Incheon Intl’ Airport → Seoul Station → Dongdaegu StationTravelling Time   |   2hrs 40 mins

Incheon
Airport

Seoul
Airport

Dong-daegu
Station

EXCO

AREX
52 mins

KTX
1 hr 40 mins

Taxi
15 mins
Bus (No. 937, 413)
13 mins

AREX (Airport Rail Express)
Route Operating Time Travelling Time More information
AREX
Incheon Airport Terminal 2 – Terminal 1 - Seoul Station
(T2) 05:15 - 22:40
26 times per day
(T2) 52 mins
(T1) 43 mins
1599-7788
https://www.arex.or.kr/main.do
Where to get on AREX

AREX Route

KTX (Korea Train Express)
Route Operating Time Travelling Time More information
KTX
Seoul Station – Dongdaegu Station
05:05 - 23:00 1hr 50 mins (82) 1544-7788 + 7
Reservation
http://www.letskorail.com/ebizbf/EbizbfForeign_pr16100.do?gubun=1

Please note that you can check the detailed schedules and purchase tickets online up to 1 month in advance.

Incheon Intl’ Airport → Gwangmyeong Station → Dongdaegu StationTravelling Time   |   3hrs 15mins

Incheon
Airport

Gwang-myeong
Station

Dong-daegu
Station

EXCO

Limousine Bus
1hr 20mins (T1)
1hr 40mins (T2)

KTX
1 hr 40 mins

Taxi
15 mins
Bus (No. 937, 413)
13 mins

Limousine Bus
Route Operating Time Travelling Time More information
Bus No. 6770
Incheon Airport Terminal 2 – Terminal 1 – Songdo -Gwang-myeong Station
(T1) 6:30-22:40
(T2) 6:10-22:30
(Interval : 20-30mins)
1hr 20mins (T1)
1hr 40mins (T2)
https://www.airport.kr/ap/en/tpt/busRouteList.do
Bus No. 6004
Incheon Airport Terminal 2 – Terminal 1 – Gwang-myeong Station
(T1) 6:45-23:10
(T2) 6:25-22:50
34 times per day
1hr 20mins (T1)
1hr 40mins (T2)
https://www.airport.kr/ap/en/tpt/busRouteList.do
Where to get on Limousine Bus

Ticket Office

You can purchase bus tickets and get information at ticketing offices next to Exit 4 and 9 in Arrival Hall Floor 1 (indoors) or offices next to Exit 4, 6, 7, 8, 11, 13, and 9C (outdoors).




Ticket Office

You can purchase bus tickets and get information at ticketing offices indoors on The 2nd Transportation Center (B1).



Route Operating Time Travelling Time More information
KTX
Gwang-myeong Station – Dongdaegu Station
05:21-23:16 1hr 40 mins +82-32-741-7788
Reservation
http://www.letskorail.com/ebizbf/EbizBfTicketSearch.do

Note: You can check the detailed schedules and purchase tickets on-line up to 1 month in advance.

Incheon Intl’ Airport → Dongdaegu Transportation Hub (Express Bus Terminal)Travelling Time   |   4hrs 45mins

Incheon
Airport

Dong-daegu
Express Bus Terminal

EXCO

Limousine Bus
4hr 30mins

Taxi
15 mins
Bus (No. 937, 413)
13 mins

Limousine Bus
Route Operating Time Travelling Time More information
Incheon Airport – Dongdaegu Transportation Hub (Express Bus Terminal) (T1) 07:00-22:20
(T2) 06:40-22:00
4hrs 20mins +82-53-355-1241
+82-43-2833557
Reservation
https://txbuse.t-money.co.kr
Please find direction from Incheon Airport T1 or T2 to EastDaegu (Dongdaegu Transportation Hub).

Please note that you can check the detailed schedules and purchase tickets online up to 1 month in advance.

Bus Schedule

From Terminal 1 07:00   07:40   09:00   09:40   11:00   11:40   12:30   13:20   14:10   15:00   15:40   17:00   17:40   18:20   19:00   19:40   20:20   21:40   22:20
From Terminal 2 06:40   07:20   08:40   09:20   10:40   11:20   12:10   13:00   13:50   14:40   15:20   16:40   17:20   18:00   18:40   19:20   20:00   21:20   22:00
Where to get on Limousine Bus

Ticket Office

You can purchase bus tickets and get information at ticketing offices next to Exit 4 and 9 in Arrival Hall Floor 1 (indoors) or offices next to Exit 4, 6, 7, 8, 11, 13, and 9C (outdoors).

Ticket Office

You can purchase bus tickets and get information at ticketing offices indoors on The 2nd Transportation Center (B1).

From Gimhae International Airport (PUS)

Gimhae Intl’ Airport → Dongdaegu Transportation Hub (Express Bus Terminal)Travelling Time   |   1hr 30mins

Gimhae
Airport

Dong-daegu
Express Bus Terminal

EXCO

Limousine Bus
1hr 30mins

Taxi
15 mins
Bus (No. 937, 413)
13 mins

Limousine Bus
Route Operating Time Travelling Time More information
Gimhae Airport – Dongdaegu Transportation Hub (Express Bus Terminal) 07:00 – 22:30
(Interval : about 30mins)
30 times a day
1hr 10mins +82-53-355-1241
Reservation
https://www.bustago.or.kr/newweb/kr/index.do
Please find direction from [Busan] Gimhae air to [Daegu] Dongdaegu

Please note that you can check the detailed schedules and purchase tickets online up to 1 month in advance.

Where to get on Limousine Bus

International Terminal 1st Floor

Hiring a Car

At the airport

Incheon
Airport

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Gimhae
Airport

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