There are 6 ways to get from Asan to Busan by train, subway, 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

Train  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Cheonan Asan Station to Busan Station KTX Seoul / ...

$36 - $96

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Cheongju Express Bus Terminal to Busan Central Bus Terminal

$24 - $30

4 alternative options

Subway, train  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take the subway from Onyang Oncheon Station to Jije Station 1 - Dark Blue
  2. Take the train from Jije SRT to Busan Station SRT Suseo

$42 - $77

Drive  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Asan to Busan 209.5 miles

$40 - $60

Subway, train to Seoul Gimpo, fly  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the subway from Onyang Oncheon Station to Asan Station
  2. Take the train from Cheonan Asan Station to Seoul Station
  3. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Busan (PUS) GMP - PUS

$50 - $210

Train, train to Seoul, fly  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Cheonan Asan Station to Seoul Station
  2. Take the train from Seoul Station to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
  3. Fly from Seoul (ICN) to Busan (PUS) ICN - PUS

$157 - $726

What companies run services between Asan, South Korea and Busan, South Korea?

Korail operates a train from Asan to Busan hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $95 and the journey takes 1 h 54 min. Suseo High Speed Railway also services this route hourly. Alternatively, Ko Bus operates a bus from Asan to Busan hourly. Tickets cost $21 - $27 and the journey takes 3 h 10 min.

Airlines
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Busan
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Flights from Seoul to Busan
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Busan
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from Seoul to Busan
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Busan
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Busan
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $1,200
Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Cheonan Asan Station to Busan Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Book at
trip.com
First Class
$92
Economy Class
$66
Train from Cheonan Asan Station to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Book at
trip.com
Suseo High Speed Railway
Website
srail.co.kr
Train from Cheonan Asan Station to Busan Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Schedules at
srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$35 - $50
First Class
$55 - $75
Train from Jije SRT to Busan Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Schedules at
srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$40 - $50
First Class
$55 - $75
Seoul Metro
Phone
(+82) 1577-5678
Website
smrt.co.kr
Subway from Onyang Oncheon Station to Jije Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
seoulmetro.co.kr
Subway from Onyang Oncheon Station to Asan Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
seoulmetro.co.kr
AREX
Phone
+82 1599-7788
Website
arex.or.kr
Train from Seoul Station to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Schedules at
arex.or.kr
Bus operators
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Cheongju Express Bus Terminal to Busan Central Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Asan and Busan is 261 km. The road distance is 335 km.

The cheapest way to get from Asan to Busan is to bus which costs ₩25,000 - ₩33,000 and takes 5 h 1 min.

The quickest way to get from Asan to Busan is to train which takes 2 h 26 min and costs ₩39,000 - ₩110,000.

No, there is no direct bus from Asan to Busan. However, there are services departing from Asan and arriving at Busan Central Bus Terminal via Cheonan and Cheongju Express Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 1 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 26 min to get from Asan to Busan, including transfers.