Express buses connect Pohang with other cities such as Daejeon and Seoul. Buses from Seoul use the express lanes and complete the journey in five hours. For more information, please visit: www.kobus.co.kr.By Airplane
While most international flights arrive at Incheon International Airport (ICN) near Seoul, some arrive at Gimpo International Airport (GMP) in Seoul or Gimhae International Airport (PUS) in Busan. To prevent any confusion, be sure to check your arrival airport before coming to Korea. If you arrive at Incheon International Airport, you need to travel to Gimpo Airport by ground transportation before you transfer to a flight to Pohang. You will find a limousine bus departing to Gimpo Airport at Platforms 3B, 4B, 10A, and 11A on the first floor of Incheon International Airport. One-way fare for an adult is about KRW 6,500 and you may either pay in cash on the bus or purchase a ticket at the ticket office outside of the building. For bus schedules and more detailed information, please visit the Incheon International Airport homepage at www.airport.kr.
Alternatively, you can take a direct express bus from Incheon International Airport to Pohang Intercity Bus Terminal, which departs from Platform 10C every two to four hours from 7:00 am to 9:30 pm. The bus stops at Gyeongju Terminal before it reaches its final destination Pohang, so be sure to get off at the right terminal. The fare for one-way trip is KRW 42,200 (KRW 46,400 for late-night) and it takes five hours to get to Pohang. For more information or online reservation, please visit: www.airport.kr. If you arrive at Gimhae International Airport, you will have to take a bus from the airport to Pohang. A limousine bus departs from Platform 1 (Gate 3) to Pohang Intercity Bus Terminal every hour from 7:35 am to 9:45 pm.By Train
Korea's national railway system provides both express and regular train services in Pohang, with four direct trains daily to and from Seoul. The direct train, Saemaeul, takes approximately five hours from Seoul to Pohang. Another option is to take the KTX, the Korean bullet train, from Seoul to Singyeongju and transfer to an intercity bus to Pohang.
The intercity bus currently (Dec 2011) costs KRW 4,800 one-way. It takes about 40 minutes to get to Pohang from Singyeongju, and the bus departs almost every hour from 5:00 am to 11:30 pm on weekdays. If you are planning to travel by train, reservations are necessary to get a seat. To learn more about the Korea Railroad or make a reservation, please visit: www.korail.com.
Coming to POSTECHFrom Pohang Airport
POSTECH is located about 30 minutes away from Pohang Airport by car. A cab ride will cost you about KRW 10,000.From Pohang Train Station
There is no bus coming directly from the train station to the campus. A cab ride will take 20 minutes and cost about KRW 7,000.From Pohang Intercity Bus Terminal
Bus #105 will take you from the Intercity Bus Terminal to the bus stop across the East Gate. A cab will cost about KRW 4,000. From the bus stop, the administration building is a five minute walk, and the Housing Office takes about eight to ten minutes on foot.From Pohang Express Bus Terminal
It is best to take a cab from the terminal to the campus, and it will cost about KRW 5,000. There is no bus that comes directly from the terminal to campus.