Travel from Busan to Gangneung

Train, bus or fly from Busan to Gangneung?

Samcheok Bus Terminal operates a bus from Busan to Gangneung every 4 hours. Tickets cost $29 and the journey takes 4 h. 2 other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Korail operates a train from Busan to Gangneung hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $80 and the journey takes 2 h 59 min. Korail also services this route hourly.

How to get from Busan to Gangneung

From Busan Central Bus Terminal bus to Samcheok then bus to Gangneung. 5 h 9 min ₩35,546. From Busan Station train to Seoul Station then train to Gangneung Station. 5 h 16 min ₩95,646. From Busan Station train to Dongdaegu then bus to Gangneong. 7 h 18 min ₩48,099. From Busan Station line 1 Metro to Busan Dongbu Bus Terminal, bus to Gyeongju, then bus to Gangneung. 8 h 47 min ₩37,903. From Busan drive to Gangneung. 4 h 23 min ₩55,642. From Seobusan Yutongjigu Station subway to Busan airport, fly to Yangyang airport, then bus to Gangneung. 3 h 56 min ₩199,229. From Seobusan Yutongjigu Station subway to Busan airport, fly to Seoul Gimpo airport, train to Seoul Station, then train to Gangneung. 4 h 38 min ₩110,472. From Seobusan Yutongjigu Station subway to Busan airport, fly to Seoul airport, then train to Gangneung. 5 h 8 min ₩274,084. From Bujeon Station train to Hogye Station, taxi to Ulsan airport, fly to Seoul Gimpo airport, train to Seoul Station, then train to Gangneung. 5 h 59 min ₩112,460. From Busan Central Bus Terminal bus to Pohang, taxi to Pohang airport, fly to Seoul Gimpo airport, train to Seoul Station, then train to Gangneung. 6 h 17 min ₩179,998.

Is there a direct train between Busan and Gangneung?

No, there is no direct train from Busan to Gangneung. However, there are services departing from Busan Station and arriving at Gangneung Station via Seoul Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 16 min.

Is there a direct bus between Busan and Gangneung?

No, there is no direct bus from Busan to Gangneung. However, there are services departing from Busan Central Bus Terminal and arriving at Gangneung via Samcheok. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 9 min.