There are 6 ways to get from Cheongju-si to Busan by bus, train, 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

Bus Masan Intercity Bus Terminal  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Namcheongju to Masan

$16 - $21

5 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Cheongju Airport Station to Daejeon Station Mugunghwa Jecheon
  2. Take the train from Daejeon Station to Busan Station KTX Seoul / ...

$37 - $79

Line 747 bus, train  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the line 747 bus from Cheongju Airport to Osong KTX Station 747 / ...
  2. Take the train from Osong Station to Busan Station SRT Suseo / ...

$31 - $81

Bus Ko Bus  •  6 h 51 min

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

$22 - $29

Drive  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Cheongju-si to Busan 176.4 miles

$30 - $50

Fly  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Chongju (CJJ) to Busan (PUS) CJJ - PUS

$98 - $200

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The cheapest way to get from Cheongju-si to Busan is to bus which costs ₩18,000 - ₩24,000 and takes 4 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cheongju-si to Busan is to drive which costs ₩38,000 - ₩60,000 and takes 2 h 59 min.

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The distance between Cheongju-si and Busan is 220 km. The road distance is 282.2 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 2 min to get from Cheongju-si to Busan, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cheongju-si to Busan. However, there are services departing from Namcheongju and arriving at Busan Sasang Bus Terminal via Masan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 2 min.

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

Masan Intercity Bus Terminal operates a bus from Cheongju-si to Busan every 4 hours. Tickets cost $13 - $16 and the journey takes 3 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Cheongju-si to Busan via Cheongju Airport, Cheongju Airport Station, and Daejeon Station in around 4 h 7 min.

Airlines
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Chongju to Busan via Cheju
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Chongju to Busan via Cheju, Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Chongju to Busan via Cheju
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Chongju to Busan via Beijing
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$440 - $2,200
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Chongju to Busan via Cheju
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Chongju to Busan via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Jin Air
Website
jinair.com
Flights from Chongju to Busan via Cheju
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $230
Eastar Jet
Website
eastarjet.com
Flights from Chongju to Busan via Cheju
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $200
Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Cheongju Airport Station to Daejeon Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Train from Daejeon Station to Busan Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Book at
trip.com
First Class
$70
Economy Class
$50
Train from Osong Station to Busan Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Book at
trip.com
First Class
$80
Economy Class
$57
Suseo High Speed Railway
Website
srail.co.kr
Train from Daejeon Station to Busan Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Schedules at
srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$29 - $40
First Class
$40 - $55
Train from Osong Station to Busan Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Schedules at
srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$30 - $45
First Class
$45 - $65
Bus operators
Masan Intercity Bus Terminal
Website
masantr.com
Bus from Namcheongju to Masan
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
masantr.com
Book at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
TaeYoung Limousine
Website
tygr.co.kr
Bus from Cheongju Airport to Osong KTX Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
airport.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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