There are 4 ways to get from Busan to Jirisan by train or bus

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, travel  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Busan Station to Bukcheon Station S-Train Busan
  2. Travel from Bukcheon Station to Jirisan

Cheapest option

Bus Busan West Bus Terminal  •  3 h 45 min

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

$13

2 alternative options

Bus Gurye Bus Terminal  •  3 h 3 min

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

$14

Bus via Jinju  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal to Masan
  2. Take the bus from Masan to Jinju
  3. Take the bus from Jinju to Ssanggyesa

$13 - $16

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Busan to Jirisan is to bus which costs ₩14,000 and takes 3 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Busan to Jirisan is to bus which costs ₩15,200 and takes 3 h 3 min.

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The distance between Busan and Jirisan is 123 km.

The best way to get from Busan to Jirisan without a car is to train and travel which takes 2 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 29 min to get from Busan to Jirisan, including transfers.

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There are four+ hotels available in Jirisan. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Busan to Jirisan.
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  • Distance: 76.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 29 min

What companies run services between Busan, South Korea and Jirisan, Gyeongsangnam-do, South Korea?

Gurye Bus Terminal operates a bus from Busan to Jirisan every 3 hours. Tickets cost $14 and the journey takes 2 h 42 min.

Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Busan Station to Bukcheon Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Bus operators
Gurye Bus Terminal
Website
tour.gurye.go.kr
Bus from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal to Hwagae
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
tour.gurye.go.kr
Busan West Bus Terminal
Website
busantr.com
Bus from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal to Ssanggyesa
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
busantr.com
Masan Intercity Bus Terminal
Website
masantr.com
Bus from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal to Masan
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
masantr.com
Bus from Masan to Jinju
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
masantr.com
Book at
bustago.or.kr
Jinju Bus Terminal
Website
jinjuterminal.kr
Bus from Jinju to Ssanggyesa
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
jinjuterminal.kr

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