There are 6 ways to get from Chungju 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.

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Train Suseo High Speed Railway  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Chungju Station to Osong Station Mugunghwa Jecheon
  2. Take the train from Osong Station to Busan Station SRT Suseo / ...

$36 - $91

Cheapest option

Bus Masan Intercity Bus Terminal  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Chungju to Masan
  2. Take the bus from Masan to Busan Sasang Bus Terminal

$17 - $21

4 alternative options

Train via Daejeon Station  •  3 h 22 min

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

$37 - $86

Bus ChungJu Bus Terminal  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Chungju to Dongdaegu
  2. Take the bus from Dongdaegu to Gimhae Int'l Airport

$20

Drive  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Chungju to Busan 179.3 miles

$35 - $55

Train, fly  •  4 h 37 min

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

$58 - $285

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chungju to Busan is to bus which costs ₩18,000 - ₩24,000 and takes 3 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chungju to Busan is to drive which costs ₩39,000 - ₩60,000 and takes 3 h 9 min.

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The distance between Chungju and Busan is 231 km. The road distance is 286.9 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 13 min to get from Chungju to Busan, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chungju to Busan. However, there are services departing from Chungju and arriving at Busan Sasang Bus Terminal via Masan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Chungju station to Busan station. However, there are services departing from Chungju Station and arriving at Busan Station via Osong Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 13 min.

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

You can take a train from Chungju to Busan via Osong Station in around 3 h 13 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chungju to Busan via Masan in around 3 h 57 min.

Airlines
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Busan
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Busan
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $480
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 Chungju Station to Osong Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Economy Class
$8
Standing
$7
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
Train from Chungju Station to Daejeon Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Economy Class
$9
Standing
$8
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 Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $80
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Book at
trip.com
First Class
$79
Economy Class
$56
Suseo High Speed Railway
Website
srail.co.kr
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
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
Bus operators
Masan Intercity Bus Terminal
Website
masantr.com
Bus from Chungju to Masan
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
masantr.com
Book at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
Bus from Masan to Busan Sasang Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
masantr.com
ChungJu Bus Terminal
Website
cjterminal.co.kr
Bus from Chungju to Dongdaegu
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
cjterminal.co.kr
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Dongdaegu to Gimhae Int'l Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr

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