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There are 11 ways to get from Hiroshima to Seoul by train, ferry, bus, car ferry, car or plane

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Train, ferry  •  8h 35m

  1. Take the train from Hiroshima to Hakata
  2. Take the ferry from Fukuoka to Busan
  3. Take the train from Busan Station to Suseo SRT

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Train, car ferry  •  21h 23m

  1. Take the train from Iwakuni to Shimonoseki
  2. Take the car ferry from Shimonoseki to Busan
  3. Take the train from Busan Station to Seoul Station

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Bus, ferry  •  15h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Hiroshima Bus Center to Hakata Bus Terminal
  2. Take the ferry from Fukuoka to Busan
  3. Take the bus from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal to Seoul Express Bus Terminal(Gyeongbu)

Bus, train, car ferry  •  24h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Hiroshima BC to Iwakuni
  2. Take the train from Iwakuni to Shimonoseki
  3. Take the car ferry from Shimonoseki to Busan
  4. Take the bus from Busan Central Bus Terminal to East Seoul Bus Terminal

Drive, ferry  •  10h 32m

  1. Drive from Hiroshima to Fukuoka
  2. Take the ferry from Fukuoka to Busan
  3. Drive from Busan to Seoul

Train to Fukuoka, fly to Incheon, train  •  5h 40m

  1. Take the train from Hiroshima to Hakata
  2. Fly from Fukuoka (FUK) to Incheon (ICN) FUK - ICN
  3. Take the train from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Seoul Station

Bus to Hiroshima, fly to Seoul Gimpo  •  8h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Hiroshima Shinkansenguchi to Hiroshima Airport
  2. Fly from Hiroshima (HIJ) to Seoul Gimpo (GMP) HIJ - GMP

Fly Iwakuni Kintaikyo to Seoul Gimpo  •  9h 50m

  1. Fly from Iwakuni Kintaikyo (IWK) to Seoul Gimpo (GMP) IWK - GMP

Train, train to Okayama, fly to Incheon  •  7h 42m

  1. Take the train from Hiroshima to Fukuyama
  2. Take the train from Fukuyama to Kurashiki
  3. Fly from Okayama (OKJ) to Incheon (ICN) OKJ - ICN
  4. Take the train from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Seoul Station

Ferry to Matsuyama, fly to Incheon, train  •  11h 9m

  1. Take the ferry from Hiroshima Port to Matsuyama
  2. Fly from Matsuyama (MYJ) to Incheon (ICN) MYJ - ICN
  3. Take the train from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Seoul Station

Ferry to Matsuyama, fly to Seoul Gimpo  •  11h

  1. Take the ferry from Hiroshima Port to Matsuyama
  2. Fly from Matsuyama (MYJ) to Seoul Gimpo (GMP) MYJ - GMP

Iwakuni Kintaikyo (IWK) to Seoul Gimpo (GMP) flights

The flight time between Iwakuni Kintaikyo (IWK) and Seoul Gimpo (GMP) is around 6h 20m and covers a distance of around 618 km. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 30m. Services are operated by All Nippon Airways, Asiana Airlines and Korean Air. Typically 28 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

28 Weekly Planes
6h 20m Average Duration
₩313,152 Cheapest Price
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The cost-effective way to get from Hiroshima to Seoul is to bus and train and car ferry, which costs ¥15000 - ¥23000 and takes 24h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Hiroshima to Seoul is to train and fly which costs ¥22000 - ¥75000 and takes 5h 40m.

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The distance between Hiroshima and Seoul is 605 km.

The best way to get from Hiroshima to Seoul without a car is to train and ferry which takes 8h 35m and costs ¥30000 - ¥37000.

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It takes approximately 8h 35m to get from Hiroshima to Seoul, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Fukuoka Airport to Incheon Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Asiana Airlines, Air Busan, Jin Air and two other airlines offer flights from Fukuoka Airport to Incheon Airport.

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There are 842+ hotels available in Seoul. Prices start at ₩130,000 per night.

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Map of how to get from Hiroshima to Seoul.
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  • Distance: 605 km
  • Duration: 8h 35m

What companies run services between Hiroshima, Japan and Seoul, South Korea?

All Nippon Airways, Asiana Airlines and Korean Air fly from Hiroshima to Seoul 4 times a day.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Fukuoka to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩240,000 - ₩600,000
Flights from Hiroshima to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩380,000 - ₩650,000
Flights from Iwakuni Kintaikyo to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩380,000 - ₩700,000
Flights from Matsuyama to Incheon via Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₩500,000 - ₩850,000
Flights from Matsuyama to Incheon via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩470,000 - ₩750,000
Flights from Matsuyama to Incheon via Osaka Itami, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩500,000 - ₩950,000
Flights from Matsuyama to Incheon via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩500,000 - ₩950,000
Flights from Matsuyama to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩480,000 - ₩850,000
Flights from Matsuyama to Seoul Gimpo via Osaka Itami, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩480,000 - ₩850,000
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Fukuoka to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
₩270,000 - ₩750,000
Flights from Hiroshima to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩310,000 - ₩700,000
Flights from Iwakuni Kintaikyo to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩310,000 - ₩700,000
Flights from Okayama to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩280,000 - ₩550,000
Flights from Matsuyama to Incheon via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩440,000 - ₩1000,000
Flights from Matsuyama to Incheon via Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩400,000 - ₩850,000
Flights from Matsuyama to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩390,000 - ₩900,000
Asiana Airlines
Website
flyasiana.com
Flights from Fukuoka to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩280,000 - ₩600,000
Flights from Hiroshima to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩380,000 - ₩650,000
Flights from Matsuyama to Incheon via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩390,000 - ₩700,000
Flights from Matsuyama to Incheon via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩500,000 - ₩950,000
Flights from Matsuyama to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩480,000 - ₩850,000
Flights from Matsuyama to Seoul Gimpo via Fukuoka, Gimhae
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
₩270,000 - ₩550,000
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Fukuoka to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩190,000 - ₩800,000
Flights from Hiroshima to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩310,000 - ₩700,000
Flights from Iwakuni Kintaikyo to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩310,000 - ₩700,000
Flights from Okayama to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩280,000 - ₩550,000
Flights from Matsuyama to Incheon via Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩400,000 - ₩850,000
Flights from Matsuyama to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩390,000 - ₩900,000
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Fukuoka to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩310,000 - ₩650,000
Flights from Matsuyama to Incheon via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩300,000 - ₩600,000
Flights from Matsuyama to Seoul Gimpo via Fukuoka, Gimhae
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
₩270,000 - ₩550,000
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Fukuoka to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩180,000 - ₩950,000
Flights from Matsuyama to Seoul Gimpo via Fukuoka, Gimhae
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩100,000 - ₩190,000
Jin Air
Website
jinair.com
Flights from Fukuoka to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩110,000 - ₩800,000
EVA Air
Website
evaair.com
Flights from Matsuyama to Incheon via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩550,000 - ₩2000,000
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen

Japan’s famous bullet trains, operated by Japan Rail, are known for their comfort, punctuality and efficiency. They run at speeds of up to 320km/h and connect most of the country’s major cities. Most shinkansen trains offer two classes – Ordinary and Green Car – although some also offer Gran Class (comparable to first class). Seat reservations can be made on all trains for a small fee, although it’s not mandatory apart from on a handful of routes.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Hiroshima to Hakata
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
₩65,000 - ₩95,000
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
₩65,000 - ₩90,000
Reserved seat
₩75,000 - ₩95,000
Green seat
₩95,000 - ₩130,000
Train from Hiroshima to Fukuyama
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₩34,000 - ₩55,000
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
₩34,000 - ₩46,000
Reserved seat
₩42,000 - ₩55,000
Green seat
₩50,000 - ₩70,000
Suseo High Speed Railway
Website
srail.co.kr
Train from Busan Station to Suseo SRT
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₩50,000 - ₩80,000
Website
http://www.srail.co.kr/
Book at
https://etk.srail.co.kr/hpg/hra/fr/01/selectScheduleList.do?pageId=TE0101000000
Standard Class
₩52,000 - ₩55,000
First Class
₩75,000 - ₩79,000
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of Japan's main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen (bullet train) service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. Trains are clean, comfortable and punctual. There are several rail passes on offer for customers, such as the extremely popular national JR Pass and regional Hokkaido Pass, JR Kyushu Pass and JR West Pass, among others.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Iwakuni to Shimonoseki
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩27,000 - ₩40,000
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Fukuyama to Kurashiki
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
₩6,500 - ₩10,000
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Korail
Phone
+82 1544 7777(7788)
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Busan Station to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₩42,000 - ₩65,000
Website
https://www.letskorail.com
Standing
₩42,000 - ₩60,000
Economy
₩46,000 - ₩65,000
First Class
₩65,000 - ₩95,000
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Busan Station to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
₩22,000 - ₩28,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Standing/Non-reserved
₩22,500 - ₩24,000
Economy Class
₩26,500 - ₩28,000
AREX
Phone
+82 1599-7788
Website
arex.or.kr
Train from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
₩4,200 - ₩6,500
Website
http://www.arex.or.kr/
Bus operators
Chugoku JR Bus Company
Website
chugoku-jrbus.co.jp
Bus from Hiroshima Bus Center to Hakata Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₩45,000 - ₩55,000
Schedules at
chugoku-jrbus.co.jp.e.aec.hp.transer.com
Bus from Hiroshima Shinkansenguchi to Hiroshima Airport
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
₩13,498
Schedules at
chugoku-jrbus.co.jp.e.aec.hp.transer.com
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal to Seoul Express Bus Terminal(Gyeongbu)
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₩24,000 - ₩37,000
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr
Book at
kobus.co.kr
Excellent Express
₩36,700
Economy Express
₩24,600
Iwakuni Bus
Website
iwakuni-bus.com
Bus from Hiroshima BC to Iwakuni
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩9,360
Schedules at
sway.office.com
Easy Ticket
Website
hticket.co.kr
Bus from Busan Central Bus Terminal to East Seoul Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₩24,000 - ₩37,000
Schedules at
hticket.co.kr
Excellent Express
₩36,200
Economy Express
₩24,300
Ferry operators
JRbeetle
Website
jrbeetle.com
Ferry from Fukuoka to Busan
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₩157,641
Schedules at
jrbeetle.com
Kampu Ferry
Phone
083-224-3000
Website
kampuferry.co.jp
Car ferry from Shimonoseki to Busan
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₩85,000 - ₩130,000
Schedules at
kampuferry.co.jp
Second Class
₩88,673
First Class
₩123,157
Deluxe
₩177,346
Suite
₩275,871
Pukwan ferry
Website
pukwan.co.kr
Car ferry from Shimonoseki to Busan Int'l port
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₩95,000 - ₩130,000
Schedules at
pukwan.co.kr
Suite
₩251,000
Deluxe
₩175,000
1st class
₩125,000
2nd class
₩95,000
Setonaikaikisen
Phone
082-253-1212
Email
info@setonaikaikisen.co.jp
Website
setonaikaikisen.co.jp
Ferry from Hiroshima Port to Matsuyama
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₩76,850
Schedules at
setonaikaikisen.co.jp

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