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Recommended option

Bus Ko Bus  •  3 h 54 min

$25 - $30

Cheapest option

Bus Masan Intercity Bus Terminal  •  6 h 50 min

$18 - $28

5 alternative options

Bus bus Tago  •  4 h 10 min

$27

Train  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Mugunghwa Bujeon

$19 - $50

Drive  •  3 h 10 min

  1. 187 miles

$35 - $55

Fly to Gwangju, train  •  5 h 6 min

  1. PUS - KWJ

$111 - $174

Fly to Muan, bus  •  6 h 40 min

  1. PUS - MWX

$101 - $401

What companies run services between Busan, South Korea and Mokpo-si, South Korea?

You can take a bus from Busan to Mokpo-si via Gwangju in around 3 h 54 min. Alternatively, Korail operates a train from Busan to Mokpo-si once daily. Tickets cost $19 - $50 and the journey takes 6 h 26 min.

Airlines
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Busan to Gwangju via Cheju
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Busan to Gwangju via Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Busan to Gwangju via Seoul Gimpo, Cheju
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Busan to Muan via Cheju
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Busan to Muan via Seoul Gimpo, Cheju
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Busan to Gwangju via Cheju
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Busan to Gwangju via Seoul Gimpo, Cheju
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Busan to Gwangju via Cheju
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from Busan to Muan via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Jin Air
Website
jinair.com
Flights from Busan to Gwangju via Cheju
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $160
T'way Air
Website
twayair.com
Flights from Busan to Muan via Cheju
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Sasang Station to Mokpo Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Economy Class
$23
Standing
$20
Train from Gwangju Songjeong Station to Mokpo Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Suseo High Speed Railway
Website
srail.co.kr
Train from Gwangju Songjeong Station to Mokpo Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $9
Schedules at
srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$8 - $9
First Class
$11 - $13
Bus operators
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr
Kumho Bus Lines
Website
usquare.co.kr
Bus from Gwangju to Mokpo
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Muan International Airport to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
usquare.co.kr
Book at
bustago.or.kr
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal to Mokpo
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
Masan Intercity Bus Terminal
Website
masantr.com
Bus from Masan to Mokpo
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Schedules at
masantr.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Busan and Mokpo-si is 244 km. The road distance is 299 km.

The cheapest way to get from Busan to Mokpo-si is to bus which costs ₩29,200 and takes 4 h 10 min.

The quickest way to get from Busan to Mokpo-si is to drive which takes 3 h 10 min and costs ₩39,000 - ₩60,000.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Sasang Station and arriving at Mokpo Station. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 6 h 26 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal and arriving at Mokpo. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 10 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 54 min to get from Busan to Mokpo-si, including transfers.