There are 10 ways to get from Busan to Sokcho-si by train, bus, car 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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Train Suseo High Speed Railway, bus  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Busan Station to Suseo SRT SRT Busan
  2. Take the bus from East Seoul Bus Terminal(East Seoul) to Sokcho

$64 - $88

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Bus Gyeongju Bus Terminal  •  9 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Busan Bus Terminal (Busan Dongbu) to Gyeongju
  2. Take the bus from Gyeongju to Sokcho

$21 - $43

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Bus Gangneung Intercity Bus Terminal  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal to Pohang
  2. Take the bus from Pohang to Gangneung
  3. Take the bus from Gangneung to Sokcho

$28 - $40

Train, bus Gangneung Intercity Bus Terminal  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Busan Station to Dongdaegu Station
  2. Take the bus from Dongdaegu to Gangneong
  3. Take the bus from Gangneung to Sokcho

$36 - $57

Drive  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Busan to Sokcho-si 256.4 miles

$50 - $75

Fly Busan to Seoul Gimpo, bus  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Busan (PUS) to Seoul Gimpo (GMP) PUS - GMP
  2. Take the bus from East Seoul Bus Terminal(East Seoul) to Sokcho

$54 - $211

Fly Busan to Seoul, bus  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Busan (PUS) to Seoul (ICN) PUS - ICN
  2. Take the bus from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Hapjeong Station
  3. Take the bus from East Seoul Bus Terminal(East Seoul) to Sokcho

$166 - $731

Train to Ulsan, fly to Seoul Gimpo, bus  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Sinhaeundae Station to Hogye Station
  2. Fly from Ulsan (USN) to Seoul Gimpo (GMP) USN - GMP
  3. Take the bus from East Seoul Bus Terminal(East Seoul) to Sokcho

$61 - $176

Train to Daegu, fly to Seoul, bus  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Busan Station to Dongdaegu Station
  2. Fly from Daegu (TAE) to Seoul (ICN) TAE - ICN
  3. Take the bus from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Hapjeong Station
  4. Take the bus from East Seoul Bus Terminal(East Seoul) to Sokcho

$153 - $503

Bus to Jinju, fly to Seoul Gimpo, bus  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Masan to Sacheon Aiport
  2. Fly from Jinju (HIN) to Seoul Gimpo (GMP) HIN - GMP
  3. Take the bus from East Seoul Bus Terminal(East Seoul) to Sokcho

$79 - $301

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Busan to Sokcho-si is to bus which costs ₩31,000 - ₩45,000 and takes 7 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Busan to Sokcho-si is to drive which costs ₩55,000 - ₩85,000 and takes 5 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Busan to Sokcho-si. However, there are services departing from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal and arriving at Sokcho via Pohang and Gangneung. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 38 min.

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The distance between Busan and Sokcho-si is 346 km. The road distance is 410.2 km.

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The best way to get from Busan to Sokcho-si without a car is to train and bus which takes 5 h 32 min and costs ₩70,000 - ₩100,000.

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It takes approximately 5 h 32 min to get from Busan to Sokcho-si, including transfers.

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Busan to Sokcho-si bus services, operated by bus Tago, depart from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal station.

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The quickest flight from Busan Airport to Seoul Gimpo Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Busan to Sokcho-si bus services, operated by Gangneung Intercity Bus Terminal, arrive at Sokcho station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Busan to Sokcho-si is 410 km. It takes approximately 5 h 5 min to drive from Busan to Sokcho-si.

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Map of how to get from Busan to Sokcho-si.
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  • Distance: 216.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 32 min

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

You can take a bus from Busan to Sokcho-si via Pohang and Gangneung in around 7 h 38 min.

Airlines
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Busan to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Flights from Busan to Seoul
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Ulsan to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Daegu to Seoul
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Jinju to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $550
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Busan to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from Busan to Seoul
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Ulsan to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Busan to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from Ulsan to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Busan to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $1,200
Train operators
Suseo High Speed Railway
Website
srail.co.kr
Train from Busan Station to Suseo SRT
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$46 - $49
First Class
$67 - $71
Train from Busan Station to Dongdaegu Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $15
Schedules at
srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$13 - $15
First Class
$19 - $21
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Busan Station to Dongdaegu Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $16
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Book at
trip.com
Train from Sinhaeundae Station to Hogye Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $9
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Sinhaeundae Station to Hogye Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
$2 - $4
Economy Class
$3 - $4
Bus operators
TxBus
Phone
1644-3070
Website
txbus.t-money.co.kr
Bus from East Seoul Bus Terminal(East Seoul) to Sokcho
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal to Pohang
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Gangneung to Sokcho
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
Gangneung Intercity Bus Terminal
Website
gangneungterminal.co.kr
Bus from Pohang to Gangneung
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Schedules at
gangneungterminal.co.kr
Book at
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Gangneung to Sokcho
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
gangneungterminal.co.kr
Bus from Dongdaegu to Gangneong
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Schedules at
gangneungterminal.co.kr
Go Bus Korea
Website
gobus.co.kr
Bus from Dongdaegu to Gangneung
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
gobus.co.kr
Book at
bustago.or.kr
Gyeongju Bus Terminal
Website
gyeongjuterminal.co.kr
Bus from Busan Bus Terminal (Busan Dongbu) to Gyeongju
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
gyeongjuterminal.co.kr
Bus from Gyeongju to Sokcho
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
gyeongjuterminal.co.kr
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Busan Central Bus Terminal to Gyeongju Express Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr
Airport Limousine Korea
Website
airportlimousine.co.kr
Bus from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Hapjeong Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
airportlimousine.co.kr
Masan Intercity Bus Terminal
Website
masantr.com
Bus from Masan to Sacheon Aiport
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Schedules at
masantr.com
Book at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr

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Jeju Air, Air Busan and Korean Air offer flights from Busan Airport to Seoul Gimpo Airport.

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There are 110+ hotels available in Sokcho-si. Prices start at $35 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Busan to Busan Airport is to subway which takes 2 min and costs ₩1,300 - ₩1,500.

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