There are 8 ways to get from Busan to Jeongdongjin Beach 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 Korail  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Busan Station to Seoul Station KTX Busan
  2. Take the train from Seoul Station to Gangneung Station KTX Seoul

$77 - $126

Cheapest option

Train Korail Mugunghwa  •  9 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Busan Station to Yeongju Station Mugunghwa
  2. Take the train from Yeongju Station to Jeongdongjin Station Mugunghwa

$22 - $27

6 alternative options

Bus via Pohang  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal to Pohang
  2. Take the bus from Pohang to Gangneung

$27 - $38

Bus Samcheok Bus Terminal  •  9 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Busan Central Bus Terminal to Samcheok
  2. Take the bus from Samcheok to Gangneung

$34 - $38

Drive  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Busan to Jeongdongjin Beach 210.8 miles

$40 - $60

Fly Busan to Seoul Gimpo, train  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Busan (PUS) to Seoul Gimpo (GMP) PUS - GMP
  2. Take the train from Cheongnyangni Station to Gangneung Station

$66 - $247

Fly Busan to Seoul, bus, train  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Busan (PUS) to Seoul (ICN) PUS - ICN
  2. Take the bus from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Cheongnyangni Station
  3. Take the train from Cheongnyangni Station to Gangneung Station

$177 - $767

Train to Ulsan, fly to Seoul Gimpo, train  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Sinhaeundae Station to Hogye Station
  2. Fly from Ulsan (USN) to Seoul Gimpo (GMP) USN - GMP
  3. Take the train from Cheongnyangni Station to Gangneung Station

$73 - $212

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Busan to Jeongdongjin Beach is to train which costs ₩24,000 - ₩31,000 and takes 9 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Busan to Jeongdongjin Beach is to drive which costs ₩46,000 - ₩70,000 and takes 4 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Busan to Jeongdongjin Beach. However, there are services departing from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal and arriving at Jeongdongjin via Pohang, Gangneung Bus Terminal and Gangneung. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Busan station to Jeongdongjin Beach station. However, there are services departing from Busan Station and arriving at Jeongdongjin Station via Yeongju Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 26 min.

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The distance between Busan and Jeongdongjin Beach is 286 km. The road distance is 337.3 km.

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The best way to get from Busan to Jeongdongjin Beach without a car is to train which takes 7 h 7 min and costs ₩85,000 - ₩150,000.

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It takes approximately 7 h 7 min to get from Busan to Jeongdongjin Beach, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Busan to Jeongdongjin Beach is to train which takes 7 h 7 min and costs ₩85,000 - ₩150,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₩30,000 - ₩43,000 and takes 8 h 43 min.

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Map of how to get from Busan to Jeongdongjin Beach.
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  • Distance: 178.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 7 min

What companies run services between Busan, South Korea and Jeongdongjin Beach, South Korea?

You can take a train from Busan to Jeongdongjin Beach via Seoul Station, Gangneung Station, and Gangneung in around 7 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Busan to Jeongdongjin Beach via Pohang, Gangneung, Gangneung Bus Terminal, Old terminal, and Gangneung in around 8 h 43 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
Flights from Ulsan to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
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
Flights from Ulsan to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Busan to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from Ulsan to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $200
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
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Busan Station to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Book at
trip.com
First Class
$75
Economy Class
$54
Standing
$51
Train from Seoul Station to Gangneung Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Schedules at
letskorail.com
1st Class
$50
Standard Class
$36
Standing
$34
Train from Cheongnyangni Station to Gangneung Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Schedules at
letskorail.com
1st Class
$50
Standard Class
$36
Standing
$34
Train from Sinhaeundae Station to Hogye Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $9
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Busan Station to Yeongju Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
$14 - $15
Economy Class
$17 - $18
Train from Yeongju Station to Jeongdongjin Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
$7 - $9
Economy Class
$9 - $10
Economy class
$10
Train from Sinhaeundae Station to Hogye Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
$2 - $4
Economy Class
$3 - $4
Bus operators
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal to Pohang
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
Gangneung Intercity Bus Terminal
Website
gangneungterminal.co.kr
Bus from Pohang to Gangneung
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Schedules at
gangneungterminal.co.kr
Book at
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Samcheok to Gangneung
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
gangneungterminal.co.kr
Samcheok Bus Terminal
Website
samcheokterminal.com
Bus from Busan Central Bus Terminal to Samcheok
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
samcheokterminal.com
Book at
bustago.or.kr
Gyeongju Bus Terminal
Website
gyeongjuterminal.co.kr
Bus from Samcheok to Gangneung
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
gyeongjuterminal.co.kr
Airport Limousine Korea
Website
airportlimousine.co.kr
Bus from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Cheongnyangni Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Schedules at
airportlimousine.co.kr

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