There are 6 ways to get from Busan to Sasebo by ferry, car, bus, train, car ferry 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.

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Ferry, drive  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the ferry from Busan to Fukuoka
  2. Drive from Fukuoka to Sasebo

$137 - $143

Cheapest option

Fly Gimhae to Fukuoka, train  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Gimhae (PUS) to Fukuoka (FUK) PUS - FUK
  2. Take the train from Hakata to Sasebo

$106 - $383

4 alternative options

Ferry, bus  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the ferry from Busan to Fukuoka
  2. Take the bus from NishitetsuFukuoka to Sasebo

$141 - $149

Ferry, train  •  6 h

  1. Take the ferry from Busan to Fukuoka
  2. Take the train from Hakata to Sasebo Ltd Exp Midori

$171 - $186

Car ferry, ferry, bus  •  9 h 46 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Busan to Fukuoka, Hakata
  2. Take the ferry from 博多旅客待合所 to 西戸崎旅客待合所
  3. Take the bus from Hakata Bus Terminal to Sasebo

$129 - $142

Ferry to Tsushima, fly to Nagasaki  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Take the ferry from Busan to Izuhara
  2. Fly from Tsushima (TSJ) to Nagasaki (NGS) TSJ - NGS

$183 - $338

Questions & Answers

The distance between Busan and Sasebo is 225 km.

The best way to get from Busan to Sasebo without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 5 h 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 36 min to get from Busan to Sasebo, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Gimhae Airport to Fukuoka Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Jeju Air, Korean Air and Air Busan offer flights from Gimhae Airport to Fukuoka Airport.

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There are 42+ hotels available in Sasebo. Prices start at $48 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Busan to Gimhae Airport is to subway which takes 2 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Busan to Sasebo.
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  • Distance: 140.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 36 min

What companies run services between Busan, South Korea and Sasebo, Japan?

There is no direct connection from Busan to Sasebo. However, you can take the ferry to Fukuoka then take the drive to Sasebo. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Busan to Sasebo via Fukuoka and NishitetsuFukuoka in around 5 h 52 min.

Airlines
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Gimhae to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Tsushima to Nagasaki
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Gimhae to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Gimhae to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Oriental Air Bridge
Website
orc-air.co.jp
Flights from Tsushima to Nagasaki
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $190
Train operators
Bus operators
Nishitetsu
Website
nishitetsu.jp
Bus from NishitetsuFukuoka to Sasebo
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
nishitetsu.jp
Bus from Hakata Bus Terminal to Sasebo
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
nishitetsu.jp
Ferry operators
JRbeetle
Website
jrbeetle.co.jp
Ferry from Busan to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$125
Schedules at
jrbeetle.co.jp
Camillia Line
Fukuoka Ferry service
Website
port-of-hakata.city.fukuoka.lg.jp
Ferry from 博多旅客待合所 to 西戸崎旅客待合所
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
port-of-hakata.city.fukuoka.lg.jp
Miraejet Kobee
Website
kobee.co.kr
Ferry from Busan to Izuhara
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
kobee.co.kr

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