There are 5 ways to get from Busan to Rome by plane, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Gimhae to Rome  •  17h 38m

  1. Fly from Gimhae (PUS) to Rome (FCO) PUS - FCO

340€ - 942€

Cheapest option

Train to Daegu, fly to Rome  •  20h 26m

  1. Take the train from Busan Station to Dongdaegu Station
  2. Fly from Daegu (TAE) to Rome (FCO) TAE - FCO

267€ - 757€

3 alternative options

Train to Incheon, fly to Rome  •  18h 36m

  1. Take the train from Busan Station to Gwangmyeong Station
  2. Fly from Incheon (ICN) to Rome (FCO) ICN - FCO

345€ - 790€

Fly Gimhae to Rome Ciampino  •  24h 30m

  1. Fly from Gimhae (PUS) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) PUS - CIA

506€ - 863€

Drive  •  5 days 19h

  1. Drive from Sasang Bus Terminal to Rome 12127.1 km

1600€ - 2400€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Busan to Rome is to train and fly which costs ₩360,000 - ₩1100,000 and takes 20h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Busan to Rome is to fly which costs ₩460,000 - ₩1300,000 and takes 17h 38m.

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The distance between Busan and Rome is 9292 km. The road distance is 12127.1 km.

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It takes approximately 17h 38m to get from Busan to Rome, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Gimhae Airport to Rome Airport. The quickest flight takes 14h 20m and has one stopover.

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Rome is 7h behind Busan. It is currently 2:36 AM in Busan and 7:36 PM in Rome.

Yes, the driving distance between Busan to Rome is 12127 km. It takes approximately 5 days 19h to drive from Busan to Rome.

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China Eastern Airlines, Air China, Finnair and two other airlines offer flights from Gimhae Airport to Rome Airport.

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There are 8797+ hotels available in Rome. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Busan to Rome.
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  • Distance: 9291.8 km
  • Duration: 17h 38m

What companies run services between Busan, South Korea and Rome, Italy?

Finnair, Korean Air and four other airlines fly from Busan to Rome 5 times a day.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Gimhae to Rome via Incheon
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
430€ - 1800€
Flights from Gimhae to Rome via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
330€ - 900€
Flights from Daegu to Rome via Incheon
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
330€ - 1400€
Flights from Daegu to Rome via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
260€ - 800€
Flights from Daegu to Rome via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
250€ - 700€
Flights from Incheon to Rome
Ave. Duration
12h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
320€ - 1200€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Gimhae to Rome Ciampino via Shanghai Pudong, Budapest
Ave. Duration
21h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
500€ - 850€
Flights from Gimhae to Rome Ciampino via Shanghai Pudong, Prague
Ave. Duration
23h 55m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
360€ - 1000€
Flights from Gimhae to Rome Ciampino via Helsinki, Athens
Ave. Duration
28h 5m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
420€ - 1400€
Flights from Gimhae to Rome Ciampino via Helsinki, Budapest
Ave. Duration
29h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
380€ - 1300€
Flights from Gimhae to Rome Ciampino via Helsinki, Manchester
Ave. Duration
30h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
420€ - 1400€
Flights from Gimhae to Rome Ciampino via Beijing Capital, Athens
Ave. Duration
30h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
400€ - 1200€
Flights from Gimhae to Rome Ciampino via Incheon, Prague
Ave. Duration
30h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
470€ - 1900€
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Gimhae to Rome via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
360€ - 1200€
Flights from Daegu to Rome via Incheon, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
280€ - 900€
Flights from Daegu to Rome via Osaka Kansai, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
300€ - 950€
Flights from Incheon to Rome via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
320€ - 1100€
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Gimhae to Rome via Incheon
Ave. Duration
17h 17m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
500€ - 1100€
Flights from Daegu to Rome via Incheon
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
390€ - 850€
Flights from Incheon to Rome
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
450€ - 1000€
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Gimhae to Rome via Incheon
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
430€ - 1800€
Flights from Daegu to Rome via Incheon
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
330€ - 1400€
Flights from Incheon to Rome
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
380€ - 1600€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Daegu to Rome via Incheon, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
350€ - 1400€
Flights from Incheon to Rome via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
400€ - 1600€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Incheon to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
350€ - 1500€
Flights from Incheon to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
350€ - 1500€
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Gimhae to Rome via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
330€ - 900€
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Gimhae to Rome via Hangzhou Xiaoshan
Ave. Duration
22h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
370€ - 1100€
China Airlines
Website
china-airlines.com
Flights from Daegu to Rome via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
250€ - 700€
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Incheon to Rome via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
290€ - 700€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Incheon to Rome via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
400€ - 1400€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Incheon to Rome via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
350€ - 1400€
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Incheon to Rome via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
320€ - 850€
Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Busan Station to Dongdaegu Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
13€ - 15€
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Train from Busan Station to Gwangmyeong Station
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
35€ - 45€
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
First Class
62€
Economy Class
44€
Standing
38€
Suseo High Speed Railway
Website
srail.co.kr
Train from Busan Station to Dongdaegu Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
12€ - 14€
Website
http://www.srail.co.kr/
Book at
https://etk.srail.co.kr/hpg/hra/fr/01/selectScheduleList.do?pageId=TE0101000000
Standard Class
12€ - 14€
First Class
18€ - 20€
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Busan Station to Dongdaegu Station
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 7€
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Standing
5€ - 6€
Economy Class
6€ - 7€

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