There are 8 ways to get from Busan to Osaka by ferry, train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Ferry, train  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the ferry from Busan to Fukuoka
  2. Take the train from Hakata to Shin-Osaka Shinkansen Nozomi / ...

$254 - $309

Cheapest option

Fly Gimhae to Osaka Kansai, train  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Gimhae (PUS) to Osaka Kansai (KIX) PUS - KIX
  2. Take the train from Kansai Airport to Namba(Nankai)

$62 - $248

6 alternative options

Ferry, bus  •  14 h 14 min

  1. Take the ferry from Busan to Fukuoka
  2. Take the bus from Hakata Bus Terminal to Hiroshima Bus Center
  3. Take the bus from Hiroshima BC to Osaka BT

$222 - $225

Ferry  •  19 h 1 min

  1. Take the ferry from Busan to Osaka

$144 - $403

Ferry, drive  •  9 h 52 min

  1. Take the ferry from Busan to Fukuoka
  2. Drive from Fukuoka to Osaka

$184 - $219

Train to Daegu, fly to Osaka Kansai, train  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Busan Station to Dongdaegu Station
  2. Fly from Daegu (TAE) to Osaka Kansai (KIX) TAE - KIX
  3. Take the train from Kansai Airport to Namba(Nankai)

$102 - $309

Fly Gimhae to Osaka  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Gimhae (PUS) to Osaka (ITM) PUS - ITM

$192 - $464

Fly Gimhae to Nagoya, train  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Gimhae (PUS) to Nagoya (NGO) PUS - NGO
  2. Take the train from Nagoya to Shin-Osaka

$164 - $527

Questions & Answers

The distance between Busan and Osaka is 591 km.

The best way to get from Busan to Osaka without a car is to ferry and train which takes 6 h 1 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 1 min to get from Busan to Osaka, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Gimhae Airport to Osaka Kansai Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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T'way Air, Eastar Jet, Asiana Airlines and four other airlines offer flights from Gimhae Airport to Osaka Kansai Airport.

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There are 2568+ hotels available in Osaka. Prices start at $48 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Busan to Gimhae Airport is to subway which takes 2 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Busan to Osaka.
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  • Distance: 369.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 1 min

What companies run services between Busan, South Korea and Osaka, Japan?

Japan Airlines, Asiana Airlines and six other airlines fly from Busan to Osaka hourly.

Airlines
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Gimhae to Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Gimhae to Osaka via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Gimhae to Osaka via Sapporo
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Flights from Gimhae to Osaka via Fukuoka, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Gimhae to Osaka via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Gimhae to Osaka via Fukuoka, Miyazaki
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Gimhae to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Gimhae to Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Daegu to Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Gimhae to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Gimhae to Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Gimhae to Osaka Kansai via Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Daegu to Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Gimhae to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
T'way Air
Website
twayair.com
Flights from Gimhae to Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $280
Flights from Daegu to Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Gimhae to Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Gimhae to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $550
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Gimhae to Osaka via Okinawa
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $1,400
Flights from Gimhae to Osaka via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $900
Jin Air
Website
jinair.com
Flights from Gimhae to Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $470
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Gimhae to Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $460
Eastar Jet
Website
eastarjet.com
Flights from Gimhae to Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Ibex Airlines
Website
ibexair.co.jp
Flights from Gimhae to Osaka via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $360
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Hakata to Shin-Osaka
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$110 - $150
Reserved seat
$120 - $160
Green seat
$160 - $220
Train from Nagoya to Shin-Osaka
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$45 - $60
Reserved seat
$50 - $65
Green seat
$65 - $90
Nankai Railways
Suseo High Speed Railway
Website
srail.co.kr
Train from Busan Station to Dongdaegu Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $15
Schedules at
srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$13 - $15
First Class
$19 - $21
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Busan Station to Dongdaegu Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $26
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
$5 - $22
Economy Class
$6 - $26
Bus operators
Hiroko Kanko
Phone
082-238-3355
Website
hiroko-group.co.jp
Bus from Hakata Bus Terminal to Hiroshima Bus Center
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
hiroko-group.co.jp
Chugoku JR Bus Company
Website
chugoku-jrbus.co.jp
Bus from Hiroshima BC to Osaka BT
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$48
Schedules at
chugoku-jrbus.co.jp
Ferry operators
JRbeetle
Website
jrbeetle.co.jp
Ferry from Busan to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$125
Schedules at
jrbeetle.co.jp
Panstar
Website
panstar.jp
Ferry from Busan to Osaka
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $400
Schedules at
panstar.jp
4 Bed Cabin
$143
2 Bed Cabin
$400
2 Bed Cabin Deluxe
$445

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