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There are 5 ways to get from Busan to Gochang by bus, car, plane or train

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Bus Ko Bus  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal to Gwangju
  2. Take the bus from Gwangju to Gochang

$22 - $27

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Bus via Jeonju  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal to Jeonju
  2. Take the bus from Jeonju to Gochang

$20 - $29

3 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Busan to Gochang 175.7 miles

$30 - $50

Fly to Gwangju, train  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Gimhae (PUS) to Gwangju (KWJ) PUS - KWJ
  2. Take the train from Gwangju Songjeong Station to Jeongeup Station

$111 - $174

Fly to Gunsan, bus  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Gimhae (PUS) to Gunsan (KUV) PUS - KUV
  2. Take the bus from Gimje to Gochang

$112 - $217

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The cheapest way to get from Busan to Gochang is to bus which costs ₩22,000 - ₩33,000 and takes 4 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Busan to Gochang is to drive which costs ₩38,000 - ₩60,000 and takes 2 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Busan to Gochang. However, there are services departing from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal and arriving at Gochang via Gwangju. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 20 min.

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The distance between Busan and Gochang is 215 km. The road distance is 281.2 km.

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The best way to get from Busan to Gochang without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 20 min and costs ₩25,000 - ₩31,000.

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It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to get from Busan to Gochang, including transfers.

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Busan to Gochang bus services, operated by Ko Bus, depart from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal station.

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There is no direct flight from Gimhae Airport to Gwangju Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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Busan to Gochang bus services, operated by bus Tago, arrive at Gochang station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Busan to Gochang is 281 km. It takes approximately 2 h 57 min to drive from Busan to Gochang.

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  • Distance: 134.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 20 min

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

You can take a bus from Busan to Gochang via Gwangju in around 4 h 20 min.

Airlines
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Gimhae to Gwangju via Cheju
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Gimhae to Gwangju via Seoul Gimpo, Cheju
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Gimhae to Gunsan via Cheju
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Gimhae to Gwangju via Cheju
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Flights from Gimhae to Gwangju via Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Eastar Jet
Website
eastarjet.com
Flights from Gimhae to Gunsan via Cheju
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $170
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Gimhae to Gwangju via Cheju
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Jin Air
Website
jinair.com
Flights from Gimhae to Gwangju via Cheju
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Train operators
Bus operators
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Gwangju to Gochang
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal to Jeonju
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
Midnight Premium
$21
Premium Intercity
$19
General
$15
Jeonbuk Express
Website
jbexpress.co.kr
Bus from Jeonju to Gochang
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
jbexpress.co.kr
Intercity Bus
Website
intercity.kr
Bus from Gimje to Gochang
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
intercity.kr

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Jeju Air, Jin Air, Air Busan and two other airlines offer flights from Gimhae Airport to Gwangju Airport.

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There are six+ hotels available in Gochang. Prices start at $100 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 ₩1,300 - ₩1,500.

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