There are 9 ways to get from Hiroshima to Seoul by train, ferry, bus, car or plane

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Train, ferry via Fukuoka  •  8 h 32 min

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

$248 - $306

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Train to Kita Kyushu, fly, bus  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Hiroshima to Kokura
  2. Fly from Kita Kyushu (KKJ) to Seoul (ICN) KKJ - ICN
  3. Take the bus from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Four Seasons Hotel

$124 - $739

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Bus, ferry  •  15 h 11 min

  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 Gimhae Int'l Airport to Dongdaegu
  4. Take the bus from Dongdaegu to Seoul Express Bus Terminal

$211 - $224

Train, ferry  •  21 h 37 min

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

$156 - $243

Bus, train, ferry  •  23 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Hiroshima BC to Iwakuni
  2. Take the train from Iwakuni to Shimonoseki
  3. Take the ferry from Shimonoseki to Busan
  4. Take the train from Busan Station to Suseo SRT

$160 - $241

Drive, ferry  •  10 h 34 min

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

$199 - $242

Bus to Hiroshima, fly, bus  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Hiroshima Bus Center to Hiroshima Airport
  2. Fly from Hiroshima (HIJ) to Seoul (ICN) HIJ - ICN
  3. Take the bus from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Four Seasons Hotel

$160 - $625

Train to Fukuoka, fly, bus  •  5 h 17 min

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

$128 - $317

Train to Okayama, fly, bus  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Hiroshima to Okayama
  2. Fly from Okayama (OKJ) to Seoul (ICN) OKJ - ICN
  3. Take the bus from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Four Seasons Hotel

$193 - $628

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hiroshima to Seoul is to train and fly and bus which costs ¥14000 - ¥36000 and takes 5 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hiroshima to Seoul is to train and fly and bus which costs ¥14000 - ¥36000 and takes 5 h 17 min.

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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 8 h 32 min and costs ¥27000 - ¥35000.

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It takes approximately 8 h 32 min to get from Hiroshima to Seoul, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Hiroshima Airport to Seoul Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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Air Seoul offers flights from Hiroshima Airport to Seoul Airport.

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There are 1866+ hotels available in Seoul. Prices start at $35 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Hiroshima to Seoul.
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  • Distance: 378.2 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 32 min

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

There is no direct connection from Hiroshima to Seoul. However, you can take the train to Hakata, take the taxi to Fukuoka, take the ferry to Busan, take the walk to Jungang Station, take the line 1 Metro to Busan Station, then take the train to Seoul Station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Hiroshima to Seoul via Hakata Bus Terminal, Fukuoka, Busan, Jungang dong, Gimhae Airport Domestic Terminal, Gimhae Int'l Airport, and Dongdaegu in around 15 h 11 min.

Airlines
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Fukuoka to Seoul
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Fukuoka to Seoul via Busan
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Kita Kyushu to Seoul
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Okayama to Seoul
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Jin Air
Website
jinair.com
Flights from Fukuoka to Seoul
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Flights from Kita Kyushu to Seoul
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Hiroshima to Seoul
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $250
Flights from Fukuoka to Seoul
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Fukuoka to Seoul
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $800
T'way Air
Website
twayair.com
Flights from Fukuoka to Seoul
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $420
Air Seoul
Website
flyairseoul.com
Flights from Hiroshima to Seoul
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $250
Flights from Fukuoka to Seoul
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Eastar Jet
Website
eastarjet.com
Flights from Fukuoka to Seoul
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $490
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Hiroshima to Hakata
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$55 - $80
Reserved seat
$65 - $85
Green seat
$85 - $120
Train from Hiroshima to Kokura
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$45 - $65
Reserved seat
$55 - $70
Green seat
$70 - $95
Train from Hiroshima to Okayama
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$40 - $55
Reserved seat
$45 - $60
Green seat
$60 - $80
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Busan Station to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Book at
trip.com
First Class
$75
Economy Class
$54
Standing
$51
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of the main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. There are several rail passes on offer for customers such as the Hokkaido Pass, the JR West Rail Pass, JR East Pass, Shikoku Pass, Kyushu Pass and Flex Japan Tourist Pass.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Iwakuni to Shimonoseki
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Suseo High Speed Railway
Website
srail.co.kr
Train from Busan Station to Suseo SRT
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$46 - $49
First Class
$67 - $71
Bus operators
Hiroko Kanko
Phone
082-238-3355
Website
hiroko-group.co.jp
Bus from Hiroshima Bus Center to Hakata Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
hiroko-group.co.jp
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Gimhae Int'l Airport to Dongdaegu
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Dongdaegu to Seoul Express Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr
Iwakuni Bus
Website
iwakuni-bus.com
Bus from Hiroshima BC to Iwakuni
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
iwakuni-bus.com
Hiroshima Electric Railway
Website
hiroden.co.jp
Bus from Hiroshima Bus Center to Hiroshima Airport
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
hij.airport.jp
Airport Limousine Korea
Website
airportlimousine.co.kr
Bus from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Four Seasons Hotel
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
airportlimousine.co.kr
Ferry operators
JRbeetle
Website
jrbeetle.co.jp
Ferry from Fukuoka to Busan
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$125
Schedules at
jrbeetle.co.jp
Kampu Ferry
Phone
083-224-3000
Website
kampuferry.co.jp
Ferry from Shimonoseki to Busan
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
kampuferry.co.jp
Second Class
$81
Ferst Class
$112
Deluxe
$161
Suite
$250

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