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There are 8 ways to get from Busan to Iksan by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2h 37m

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

$43 - $75

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Bus bus Tago  •  4h 45m

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

$14 - $21

6 alternative options

Train via Seodaejeon Station  •  3h 18m

  1. Take the train from Busan Station to Daejeon Station KTX Busan / ...
  2. Take the train from Seodaejeon Station to Iksan Station KTX Seoul / ...

$17 - $69

Bus Masan Intercity Bus Terminal  •  5h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Masan to Iksan

$15 - $21

Drive  •  2h 55m

  1. Drive from Busan to Iksan 172.5 miles

$30 - $50

Fly to Gunsan  •  4h 52m

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

$94 - $194

Fly to Incheon, train  •  5h

  1. Fly from Gimhae (PUS) to Incheon (ICN) PUS - ICN
  2. Take the train from Gwangmyeong Station to Iksan Station

$175 - $785

Fly to Seoul Gimpo, train  •  4h 48m

  1. Fly from Gimhae (PUS) to Seoul Gimpo (GMP) PUS - GMP
  2. Take the train from Seoul Station to Iksan Station

$61 - $221

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The cheapest way to get from Busan to Iksan is to bus which costs ₩16,000 - ₩24,000 and takes 4h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Busan to Iksan is to train which costs ₩48,000 - ₩85,000 and takes 2h 37m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Busan to Iksan. However, there are services departing from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal and arriving at Iksan via Jeonju. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 45m.

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No, there is no direct train from Busan station to Iksan station. However, there are services departing from Busan Station and arriving at Iksan Station via Osong Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 37m.

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The distance between Busan and Iksan is 210 km. The road distance is 276 km.

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The best way to get from Busan to Iksan without a car is to train which takes 2h 37m and costs ₩48,000 - ₩85,000.

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It takes approximately 2h 37m to get from Busan to Iksan, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Busan to Iksan is to train which takes 2h 37m and costs ₩48,000 - ₩85,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₩16,000 - ₩24,000 and takes 4h 45m, you could also fly, which costs ₩100,000 - ₩220,000 and takes 4h 52m.

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Map of how to get from Busan to Iksan.
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  • Distance: 131.4 miles
  • Duration: 2h 37m

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

You can take a train from Busan to Iksan via Osong Station in around 2h 37m. Alternatively, bus Tago operates a bus from Busan to Iksan hourly. Tickets cost $14 - $21 and the journey takes 3h 20m.

Airlines
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Gimhae to Gunsan via Cheju
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Gimhae to Gunsan via Seoul Gimpo, Cheju
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Gimhae to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Gimhae to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Gimhae to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Gimhae to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Gimhae to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Eastar Jet
Website
eastarjet.com
Flights from Gimhae to Gunsan via Cheju
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Gimhae to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $1,200
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
$30 - $60
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Book at
trip.com
First Class
$80
Economy Class
$57
Train from Osong Station to Iksan Station
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Train from Busan Station to Daejeon Station
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Book at
trip.com
First Class
$70
Economy Class
$50
Train from Seodaejeon Station to Iksan Station
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Train from Gwangmyeong Station to Iksan Station
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $70
Schedules at
letskorail.com
First Class
$68
Economy Class
$49
Non-reserved Seat
$41
Train from Seoul Station to Iksan Station
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $28
Schedules at
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
$30 - $65
Schedules at
etk.srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$30 - $45
First Class
$45 - $65
Train from Osong Station to Iksan Station
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
etk.srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$10 - $12
First Class
$15 - $17
Train from Busan Station to Daejeon Station
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Schedules at
etk.srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$29 - $40
First Class
$40 - $55
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Busan Station to Daejeon Station
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
$12 - $17
Economy Class
$14 - $20
Train from Seodaejeon Station to Iksan Station
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
$3 - $5
Economy Class
$4 - $5
Bus operators
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal to Jeonju
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
Midnight Premium
$21
Premium Intercity
$19
General
$15
Masan Intercity Bus Terminal
Website
masantr.com
Bus from Masan to Iksan
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $17
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 Iksan bus services, operated by bus Tago, arrive at Jeonju station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Busan to Iksan is 276 km. It takes approximately 2h 55m to drive from Busan to Iksan.

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

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There are 172+ hotels available in Iksan. Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Busan to Gimhae Airport is to subway which takes 2m and costs ₩1,300 - ₩1,500.

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