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

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Train  •  3h 47m

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

₩49,540 - ₩91,033

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Bus via Changwon  •  6h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Masan to Gunsan

₩25,700 - ₩33,900

3 alternative options

Bus  •  4h

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

₩27,800

Drive  •  3h 10m

  1. Drive from Sasang Bus Terminal to Gunsan 289.9 km

₩42,000 - ₩65,000

Fly  •  4h 44m

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

₩107,158 - ₩234,695

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The cheapest way to get from Busan to Gunsan is to bus which costs ₩27,800 and takes 4h.

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The quickest way to get from Busan to Gunsan is to drive which costs ₩42,000 - ₩65,000 and takes 3h 10m.

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

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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 3h 47m.

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The distance between Busan and Gunsan is 232 km. The road distance is 289.9 km.

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The best way to get from Busan to Gunsan without a car is to train which takes 3h 47m and costs ₩49,000 - ₩95,000.

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It takes approximately 3h 47m to get from Busan to Gunsan, including transfers.

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Busan to Gunsan bus services, operated by bus Tago, depart from Busan Central Bus Termnal station.

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Busan to Gunsan train services, operated by Korail, depart from Busan Station.

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The best way to get from Busan to Gunsan is to train which takes 3h 47m and costs ₩49,000 - ₩95,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₩27,800 and takes 4h, you could also fly, which costs ₩100,000 - ₩240,000 and takes 4h 44m.

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Map of how to get from Busan to Gunsan.
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  • Distance: 231.7 km
  • Duration: 3h 47m

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 3h 47m. Alternatively, bus Tago operates a bus from Busan Central bus terminal to Gunsan every 3 hours. Tickets cost ₩27,800 and the journey takes 4h.

Airlines
Eastar Jet
Website
eastarjet.com
Flights from Gimhae to Gunsan via Cheju
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩160,000 - ₩550,000
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Gimhae to Gunsan via Cheju
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩180,000 - ₩550,000
Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Busan Station to Osong Station
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩37,000 - ₩55,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
First Class
₩74,522
Economy Class
₩53,243
Standing
₩50,572
Train from Osong Station to Iksan Station
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩12,000 - ₩15,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Suseo High Speed Railway
Website
srail.co.kr
Train from Busan Station to Osong Station
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩38,000 - ₩75,000
Website
http://www.srail.co.kr/
Book at
https://etk.srail.co.kr/hpg/hra/fr/01/selectScheduleList.do?pageId=TE0101000000
Standard Class
₩38,000 - ₩49,000
First Class
₩55,000 - ₩75,000
Train from Osong Station to Iksan Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
₩11,500 - ₩13,000
Website
http://www.srail.co.kr/
Book at
https://etk.srail.co.kr/hpg/hra/fr/01/selectScheduleList.do?pageId=TE0101000000
Standard Class
₩11,500 - ₩13,000
First Class
₩17,000 - ₩19,000
Bus operators
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Busan Central Bus Termnal to Gunsan
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₩27,800
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
Jeonbuk Express
Website
jbexpress.co.kr
Bus from Masan to Gunsan
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
₩17,000 - ₩24,000
Schedules at
jbexpress.co.kr
Masan Intercity Bus Terminal
Website
masantr.com
Bus from Masan to Gunsan
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
₩16,000 - ₩22,000
Schedules at
masantr.com
Book at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr

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There is no direct flight from Gimhae Airport to Gunsan Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 20m and has one stopover.

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

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Busan to Gunsan train services, operated by Suseo High Speed Railway, arrive at Iksan Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Busan to Gunsan is 290 km. It takes approximately 3h 10m to drive from Busan to Gunsan.

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Air Busan, Jin Air, Eastar Jet and Korean Air offer flights from Gimhae Airport to Gunsan Airport.

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There are 15+ hotels available in Gunsan. Prices start at ₩107,500 per night.

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