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Recommended option

Bus bus Tago  •  3 h 20 min

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

$16

Cheapest option

Bus Masan Intercity Bus Terminal  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Masan to Jeonju

$15 - $24

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Busan Station to Osong Station SRT Busan / ...
  2. Take the train from Osong Station to Jeonju Station KTX Seoul

$49 - $100

Drive  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Busan to Jeonju 157.3 miles

$30 - $45

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

bus Tago operates a bus from Busan to Jeonju hourly. Tickets cost $16 and the journey takes 3 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Busan to Jeonju via Osong Station in around 3 h 40 min.

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
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 Jeonju Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Schedules at
letskorail.com
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 Jeonju is 189 km. The road distance is 252 km.

The cheapest way to get from Busan to Jeonju is to bus which costs ₩17,000 and takes 3 h 20 min.

The quickest way to get from Busan to Jeonju is to drive which takes 2 h 39 min and costs ₩33,000 - ₩48,000.

No, there is no direct train from Busan to Jeonju. However, there are services departing from Busan Station and arriving at Jeonju Station via Osong Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 40 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal and arriving at Jeonju. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 20 min.

The bus from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal to Jeonju takes 3 h 20 min including transfers and departs hourly.