There are 5 ways to get from Gunsan 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  •  3 h 34 min

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

$42 - $88

Cheapest option

Bus TxBus  •  4 h

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

$18 - $27

3 alternative options

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

$20 - $26

Drive  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Gunsan to Busan 187.8 miles

$35 - $55

Fly  •  2 h 54 min

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

$70 - $259

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gunsan to Busan is to bus which costs ₩21,000 - ₩30,000 and takes 5 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gunsan to Busan is to fly which costs ₩75,000 - ₩290,000 and takes 2 h 54 min.

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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.

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No, there is no direct train from Gunsan station to Busan station. However, there are services departing from Gunsan Station and arriving at Busan Station via Iksan Station and Osong Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 34 min.

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The distance between Gunsan and Busan is 232 km. The road distance is 300.5 km.

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The best way to get from Gunsan to Busan without a car is to train which takes 3 h 34 min and costs ₩46,000 - ₩100,000.

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It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to get from Gunsan to Busan, including transfers.

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Gunsan to Busan bus services, operated by TxBus, depart from Gunsan station.

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Gunsan to Busan train services, operated by Korail, arrive at Iksan Station.

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The best way to get from Gunsan to Busan is to train which takes 3 h 34 min and costs ₩46,000 - ₩100,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₩20,000 - ₩30,000 and takes 4 h, you could also fly, which costs ₩75,000 - ₩290,000 and takes 2 h 54 min.

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Map of how to get from Gunsan to Busan.
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  • Distance: 144.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 34 min

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

You can take a train from Gunsan to Busan via Iksan Station and Osong Station in around 3 h 34 min. Alternatively, TxBus operates a bus from Gunsan to Busan every 3 hours. Tickets cost $26 and the journey takes 4 h. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Gunsan to Busan via Cheju
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $440
Flights from Gunsan to Busan via Cheju, Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Gunsan to Busan via Cheju
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $330
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Gunsan to Busan via Cheju
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Iksan Station to Osong Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Train from Osong Station to Busan Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Book at
trip.com
First Class
$67
Economy Class
$48
Standing
$46
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
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
$26
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
$18 - $26
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
$27
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
48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
gyeongjuterminal.co.kr
Book at
bustago.or.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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