There are 6 ways to get from Cheonan to Busan 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Cheonan Asan Station to Busan Station KTX Seoul / ...

$35 - $90

Cheapest option

Bus Masan Intercity Bus Terminal  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Cheonan to Masan

$19 - $23

4 alternative options

Bus Ko Bus  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Cheongju Express Bus Terminal to Busan Central Bus Terminal

$23 - $30

Drive  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Cheonan to Busan 202.8 miles

$35 - $60

Train to Seoul Gimpo, fly  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Cheonan Station to Seoul Station
  2. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Busan (PUS) GMP - PUS

$42 - $208

Train to Seoul, fly  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Cheonan Asan Station to Gwangmyeong Station
  2. Fly from Seoul (ICN) to Busan (PUS) ICN - PUS

$159 - $726

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cheonan to Busan is to bus which costs ₩21,000 - ₩27,000 and takes 4 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cheonan to Busan is to train which costs ₩40,000 - ₩100,000 and takes 1 h 54 min.

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The distance between Cheonan and Busan is 254 km. The road distance is 324.4 km.

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The train from Cheonan Asan Station to Busan Station takes 1 h 54 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cheonan to Busan. However, there are services departing from Cheonan and arriving at Busan Sasang Bus Terminal via Masan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 27 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cheonan Asan Station station and arriving at Busan Station station. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 1 h 54 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cheonan to Busan is 324 km. It takes approximately 3 h 25 min to drive from Cheonan to Busan.

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  • Distance: 158.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 54 min

What companies run services between Cheonan, South Korea and Busan, South Korea?

Korail operates a train from Cheonan to Busan hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $90 and the journey takes 1 h 54 min. Suseo High Speed Railway also services this route hourly. Alternatively, Masan Intercity Bus Terminal operates a bus from Cheonan to Busan every 4 hours. Tickets cost $15 - $19 and the journey takes 3 h 30 min.

Airlines
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Busan
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Flights from Seoul to Busan
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Busan
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from Seoul to Busan
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Busan
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Busan
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $1,200
Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Cheonan Asan Station to Busan Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Book at
trip.com
First Class
$89
Economy Class
$63
Train from Cheonan Station to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $14
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Economy Class
$6
Standing
$5
Train from Cheonan Asan Station to Gwangmyeong Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Book at
trip.com
Suseo High Speed Railway
Website
srail.co.kr
Train from Cheonan Asan Station to Busan Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Schedules at
srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$35 - $50
First Class
$50 - $70
Bus operators
Masan Intercity Bus Terminal
Website
masantr.com
Bus from Cheonan to Masan
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
masantr.com
Book at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Cheongju Express Bus Terminal to Busan Central Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr

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