There are 7 ways to get from Busan to Iksan 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 Suseo High Speed Railway  •  2 h 46 min

  1. SRT Busan / ...
  2. KTX Seoul / ...

$45 - $97

Cheapest option

Bus Masan Intercity Bus Terminal  •  5 h 14 min

$16 - $34

5 alternative options

Bus bus Tago  •  4 h 4 min

$17 - $26

Train via Sintanjin Station  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Mugunghwa Busan
  2. Mugunghwa / ...

$24 - $44

Drive  •  2 h 55 min

  1. 172.5 miles

$30 - $50

Fly to Seoul Gimpo, train  •  4 h 8 min

  1. PUS - GMP

$63 - $270

Fly to Seoul, train  •  4 h 51 min

  1. PUS - ICN

$172 - $739

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 2 h 46 min. Alternatively, bus Tago operates a bus from Busan to Iksan hourly. Tickets cost $16 and the journey takes 3 h 20 min.

Airlines
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Busan to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Flights from Busan to Seoul
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Busan to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from Busan to Seoul
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Busan to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Busan to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $1,200
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
$35 - $65
Schedules at
srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$35 - $45
First Class
$50 - $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 - $85
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Book at
trip.com
First Class
$83
Economy Class
$60
Train from Osong Station to Iksan Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Train from Busan Station to Sintanjin Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Economy Class
$24
Standing
$20
Train from Yongsan Station to Iksan Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $75
Schedules at
letskorail.com
First Class
$74
Economy Class
$53
Train from Gwangmyeong Station to Iksan Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $26
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Sintanjin Station to Iksan Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
$4 - $6
Economy Class
$5 - $6
Bus operators
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal to Jeonju
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
Masan Intercity Bus Terminal
Website
masantr.com
Bus from Masan to Jeonju
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
masantr.com
Book at
bustago.or.kr
Jeonbuk Express
Website
jbexpress.co.kr
Bus from Masan to Jeonju
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
jbexpress.co.kr
Book at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr

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Questions & Answers

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

The cheapest way to get from Busan to Iksan is to bus which costs ₩18,000 - ₩28,000 and takes 4 h 4 min.

The quickest way to get from Busan to Iksan is to train which takes 2 h 46 min and costs ₩48,000 - ₩110,000.

No, there is no direct train from Busan to Iksan. However, there are services departing from Busan Station and arriving at Iksan Station via Osong Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 46 min.

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 4 h 4 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 46 min to get from Busan to Iksan, including transfers.