Travel from Gwangju to Busan

Bus or fly from Gwangju to Busan?

Ko Bus operates a bus from Gwangju to Busan hourly. Tickets cost $19 - $25 and the journey takes 2 hours 55 minutes. Alternatively, Korean Air, Asiana Airlines and two other airlines fly from Gwangju to Busan hourly.

How to get from Gwangju to Busan

ModeDurationPrice
From Gwangju bus to Busan Sasang Bus Terminal.2 h 55 min₩24,599
From Gwangju bus to Gurye then bus to Busan Sasang Bus Terminal.5 h 30 min₩23,828
From Gwangju drive to Busan.2 h 42 min₩40,632
From Geumnamro 4Ga Station subway to Gwangju airport, fly to Busan airport, then subway to Busan.4 h 31 min₩141,380

How long does it take to get from Gwangju to Busan?

The bus from Gwangju to Busan Sasang Bus Terminal takes 2 hours 55 minutes including transfers and departs hourly.

Is there a direct bus between Gwangju and Busan?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gwangju and arriving at Busan Sasang Bus Terminal. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 hours 55 minutes.

Operators from Gwangju to Busan

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Ko BusKo Bus
bus Tagobus Tago
Gurye Bus TerminalGurye Bus Terminal
Gwangju MetroGwangju Metro
Korean AirKorean Air
Asiana AirlinesAsiana Airlines
Jeju AirJeju Air
Air BusanAir Busan
Busan Transportation Co.Busan Transportation Co.
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    Gwangju to Busan:

    1. Trip:
      1 Bus Ko Bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $19 - $25
      • Duration: 2 h 55 min
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        • Duration: 2 h 55 min
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      2 Bus Gurye Bus Terminal
      • One-Way approx: USD $22
      • Duration: 5 h 30 min
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        • Duration: 5 h 30 min
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      3 Drive
      • One-Way approx: USD $30 - $45
      • Duration: 2 h 42 min
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      4 Fly
      • One-Way approx: USD $57 - $253
      • Duration: 4 h 31 min
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        • Duration: 4 h 31 min
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