There are 5 ways to get from Busan to Gunsan by 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

Train  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Busan Station to Osong Station SRT Busan / ...
  2. Take the train from Osong Station to Iksan Station KTX Seoul / ...

$44 - $98

Cheapest option

Bus bus Tago  •  4 h

  1. Take the bus from Busan Central Bus Termnal to Gunsan

$18 - $27

3 alternative options

Bus Gunsan Bus Terminal  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Yangsan to Gunsan

$28 - $29

Drive  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Busan to Gunsan 187.9 miles

$35 - $55

Fly  •  4 h

  1. Fly from Busan (PUS) to Gunsan (KUV) PUS - KUV

$89 - $188

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Busan to Gunsan is to bus which costs ₩20,000 - ₩30,000 and takes 4 h.

More details

The quickest way to get from Busan to Gunsan is to drive which costs ₩41,000 - ₩60,000 and takes 3 h 17 min.

More details

The distance between Busan and Gunsan is 232 km. The road distance is 300.6 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 3 h 59 min to get from Busan to Gunsan, including transfers.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Busan Central Bus Termnal and arriving at Gunsan. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Busan station to Gunsan station. However, there are services departing from Busan Station and arriving at Gunsan Station via Osong Station and Iksan Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 59 min.

More details

The best way to get from Busan to Gunsan is to train which takes 3 h 59 min and costs ₩49,000 - ₩110,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₩20,000 - ₩30,000 and takes 4 h, You could also fly, which costs ₩100,000 - ₩220,000 and takes 4 h..

Mode details

Busan to Gunsan train services, operated by Suseo High Speed Railway, arrive at Suseo SRT station.

More details

Map of how to get from Busan to Gunsan.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 144.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 59 min

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

You can take a train from Busan to Gunsan via Osong Station and Iksan Station in around 3 h 59 min. Alternatively, bus Tago operates a bus from Busan to Gunsan every 3 hours. Tickets cost $26 and the journey takes 4 h. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Eastar Jet
Website
eastarjet.com
Flights from Busan to Gunsan via Cheju
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Busan to Gunsan via Cheju
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Busan to Gunsan via Seoul Gimpo, Cheju
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Train operators
Suseo High Speed Railway
Website
srail.co.kr
Train from Busan Station to Osong Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Schedules at
srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$30 - $45
First Class
$45 - $65
Train from Osong Station to Iksan Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$10 - $12
First Class
$15 - $17
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Busan Station to Osong Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Book at
trip.com
First Class
$80
Economy Class
$58
Train from Osong Station to Iksan Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Bus operators
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Busan Central Bus Termnal to Gunsan
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
Jeonbuk Express
Website
jbexpress.co.kr
Bus from Gimhae to Gunsan
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
jbexpress.co.kr
Book at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
Gunsan Bus Terminal
Website
tour.gunsan.go.kr
Bus from Gimhae to Gunsan
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
gunsan.go.kr
Book at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
Bus from Yangsan to Gunsan
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
gunsan.go.kr
Book at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
TxBus
Phone
1644-3070
Website
txbus.t-money.co.kr
Bus from Yangsan to Gunsan
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including How to get from JFK to New York City, How to get from Stansted Airport into central London and How to get from Florence to Rome - to help you get the most out of your next trip.