There are 5 ways to get from Gunsan 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 TxBus  •  4 h

  1. Take the bus from Gunsan to Busan Central Bus Termnal

$19 - $28

Cheapest option

Bus bus Tago  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Gunsan to Jeonju
  2. Take the bus from Jeonju to Busan Sasang Bus Terminal

$19 - $27

3 alternative options

Train  •  4 h

  1. Take the train from Iksan Station to Osong Station KTX Mokpo / ...
  2. Take the train from Osong Station to Busan Station SRT Suseo / ...

$41 - $101

Drive  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Gunsan to Busan 187.8 miles

$35 - $55

Fly  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Gunsan (KUV) to Busan (PUS) KUV - PUS

$135 - $459

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

TxBus operates a bus from Gunsan to Busan every 3 hours. Tickets cost $27 and the journey takes 4 h. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a train from Gunsan to Busan via Daeya Station, Iksan Station, and Osong Station in around 4 h.

Airlines
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Gunsan to Busan via Cheju
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $440
Flights from Gunsan to Busan via Cheju, Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Iksan Station to Osong Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Train from Osong Station to Busan Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Book at
trip.com
First Class
$83
Economy Class
$60
Suseo High Speed Railway
Website
srail.co.kr
Train from Iksan Station to Osong Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$10 - $12
First Class
$15 - $17
Train from Osong Station to Busan Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$35 - $45
First Class
$50 - $65
Bus operators
TxBus
Phone
1644-3070
Website
txbus.t-money.co.kr
Bus from Gunsan to Busan Central Bus Termnal
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
Jeonbuk Express
Website
jbexpress.co.kr
Bus from Gunsan to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
jbexpress.co.kr
Book at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
Bus from Gunsan to Jeonju
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
jbexpress.co.kr
Book at
bustago.or.kr
Gunsan Bus Terminal
Website
tour.gunsan.go.kr
Bus from Gunsan to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
gunsan.go.kr
Book at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
Bus from Gunsan to Jeonju
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
gunsan.go.kr
Gyeongju Bus Terminal
Website
gyeongjuterminal.co.kr
Bus from Gunsan to Jeonju
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
gyeongjuterminal.co.kr
Book at
bustago.or.kr
Masan Intercity Bus Terminal
Website
masantr.com
Bus from Gunsan to Jeonju
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
masantr.com
Book at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Jeonju to Busan Sasang Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Gunsan and Busan is 232 km. The road distance is 301 km.

The cheapest way to get from Gunsan to Busan is to bus which costs ₩20,000 - ₩29,000 and takes 5 h 2 min.

The quickest way to get from Gunsan to Busan is to fly which takes 2 h 59 min and costs ₩140,000 - ₩500,000.

No, there is no direct train from Gunsan to Busan. However, there are services departing from Gunsan Station and arriving at Busan Station via Daeya Station, Iksan Station and Osong Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gunsan and arriving at Busan Central Bus Termnal. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h.

The bus from Gunsan to Busan Central Bus Termnal takes 4 h including transfers and departs hourly.