There are 7 ways to get from Busan to Cheonan by train, bus, car or plane

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

Suseo High Speed Railway operates a train from Busan to Cheonan hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $75 and the journey takes 2 h 3 min. Korail also services this route hourly. Alternatively, Ko Bus operates a bus from Busan to Cheonan hourly. Tickets cost $21 - $27 and the journey takes 3 h 10 min.

Airlines
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Busan to Seoul Gimpo
Avg. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from Busan to Seoul
Avg. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Ulsan to Seoul Gimpo
Avg. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Busan to Seoul Gimpo
Avg. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Flights from Busan to Seoul
Avg. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Ulsan to Seoul Gimpo
Avg. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Busan to Seoul Gimpo
Avg. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from Ulsan to Seoul Gimpo
Avg. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Busan to Seoul Gimpo
Avg. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $1,200
Train operators
Suseo High Speed Railway
Website
srail.co.kr
Train from Busan Station to Cheonan Asan Station
Avg. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Schedules at
srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$30 - $50
First Class
$45 - $75
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Busan Station to Cheonan Station
Avg. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Train from Seoul Station to Cheonan Station
Avg. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $13
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Train from Gwangmyeong Station to Cheonan Asan Station
Avg. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Train from Bujeon Station to Hogye Station
Avg. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Bus operators
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Busan Central Bus Terminal to Cheongju Express Bus Terminal
Avg. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr
Cheongju Bus Terminal
Website
cjterminal.com
Bus from Masan to Cheongju
Avg. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
cjterminal.com
Book at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
Masan Intercity Bus Terminal
Website
masantr.com
Bus from Masan to Cheongju
Avg. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Schedules at
masantr.com
Book at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Busan to Cheonan?

The distance between Busan and Cheonan is 254 km. The road distance is 317 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Busan to Cheonan?

The cheapest way to get from Busan to Cheonan is to bus which costs ₩25,000 and takes 5 h 20 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Busan to Cheonan?

The quickest way to get from Busan to Cheonan is to train which takes 2 h 3 min and costs ₩39,000.

Is there a direct train between Busan and Cheonan?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Busan Station and arriving at Cheonan Asan Station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 3 min.

Is there a direct bus between Busan and Cheonan?

No, there is no direct bus from Busan to Cheonan. However, there are services departing from Busan Central Bus Terminal and arriving at Cheonan via Cheongju. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h.

How long does it take to get from Busan to Cheonan?

The train from Busan Station to Cheonan Asan Station takes 2 h 3 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.