There are 6 ways to get from Busan to Gyeongju by bus, train, subway, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the bus from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal to Gyeongju

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Train  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Bujeon Station to Gyeongju Station Mugunghwa Bujeon

$5 - $15

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Busan Station to Singyeongju Station KTX Busan / ...
  2. Take the bus from Singyeongju Station to Gyeongju

Line 1 Metro, bus  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the line 1 Metro from Busan Station to Nopo Station 1
  2. Take the bus from Busan Dongbu Bus Terminal to Gyeongju

$5 - $8

Taxi  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Busan to Gyeongju 57.6 miles

$75 - $90

Drive  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Busan to Gyeongju 57.6 miles

$11 - $17

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Busan to Gyeongju is to line 1 Metro and bus which costs ₩5,500 - ₩9,500 and takes 1 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Busan to Gyeongju is to bus which costs ₩5,500 - ₩8,500 and takes 1 h.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal and arriving at Gyeongju. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bujeon Station station and arriving at Gyeongju Station station. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 1 h 44 min.

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The distance between Busan and Gyeongju is 82 km. The road distance is 92.1 km.

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The best way to get from Busan to Gyeongju without a car is to bus which takes 1 h and costs ₩5,500 - ₩8,500.

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The bus from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal to Gyeongju takes 1 h including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Busan to Gyeongju bus services, operated by bus Tago, depart from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal station.

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Busan to Gyeongju train services, operated by Korail Mugunghwa, arrive at Bujeon Station.

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The best way to get from Busan to Gyeongju is to bus which takes 1 h and costs ₩5,500 - ₩8,500. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₩5,500 - ₩17,000 and takes 1 h 44 min.

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

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Busan to Gyeongju train services, operated by Korail Mugunghwa, arrive at Gyeongju Station.

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Map of how to get from Busan to Gyeongju.
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  • Distance: 51.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h

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

bus Tago operates a bus from Busan to Gyeongju hourly. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 1 h. Gyeongju Bus Terminal also services this route hourly. Alternatively, Korail Mugunghwa operates a train from Busan to Gyeongju every 3 hours. Tickets cost $5 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 44 min. Korail also services this route 3 times a day.

Train operators
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Bujeon Station to Gyeongju Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
$5 - $9
Economy Class
$5 - $11
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Bujeon Station to Gyeongju Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $15
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Train from Busan Station to Singyeongju Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Book at
trip.com
Suseo High Speed Railway
Website
srail.co.kr
Train from Busan Station to Singyeongju Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$9 - $11
First Class
$13 - $15
Busan Transportation Co.
Website
humetro.busan.kr
Subway from Busan Station to Nopo Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
humetro.busan.kr
Bus operators
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal to Gyeongju
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Singyeongju Station to Gyeongju
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
Gyeongju Bus Terminal
Website
gyeongjuterminal.co.kr
Bus from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal to Gyeongju
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
gyeongjuterminal.co.kr
Book at
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Busan Dongbu Bus Terminal to Gyeongju
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
gyeongjuterminal.co.kr
Book at
bustago.or.kr
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Busan Central Bus Terminal to Gyeongju Express Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr
Other operators
Taxi from Busan to Gyeongju
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Deungdae Call
Phone
+82 51 600 1000
Website
ddcall.co.kr
Marine Call
Phone
+82 51 750 0000
Navi Call
Phone
+82 1599 8255
Website
navicall.co.kr

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