There are 7 ways to get from Iksan to Busan by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 44 min

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

$40 - $78

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Bus bus Tago  •  4 h 38 min

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

$16

5 alternative options

Train via Seodaejeon Station  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Iksan Station to Seodaejeon Station Mugunghwa Mokpo / ...
  2. Take the train from Daejeon Station to Busan Station KTX Seoul / ...

$18 - $69

Bus TxBus  •  3 h 39 min

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

$26

Drive  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Iksan to Busan 172.6 miles

$30 - $50

Fly from Gunsan  •  4 h 22 min

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

$75 - $269

Train to Seoul Gimpo, fly  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Iksan Station to Seoul Station
  2. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Gimhae (PUS) GMP - PUS

$62 - $265

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Iksan and arriving at Busan Central Bus Termnal. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Iksan station to Busan station. However, there are services departing from Iksan Station and arriving at Busan Station via Osong Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 44 min.

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The distance between Iksan and Busan is 210 km. The road distance is 276.1 km.

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The best way to get from Iksan to Busan without a car is to train which takes 2 h 44 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 44 min to get from Iksan to Busan, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Iksan to Busan is to train which takes 2 h 44 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 39 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 4 h 22 min.

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There is no direct flight from Gunsan Airport to Gimhae Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Iksan to Busan bus services, operated by TxBus, arrive at Busan Central Bus Termnal station.

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Map of how to get from Iksan to Busan.
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  • Distance: 131.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 44 min

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

You can take a train from Iksan to Busan via Osong Station in around 2 h 44 min. Alternatively, TxBus operates a bus from Iksan to Busan every 3 hours. Tickets cost $26 and the journey takes 3 h 39 min.

Airlines
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Gunsan to Gimhae via Cheju
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $440
Flights from Gunsan to Gimhae via Cheju, Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Gunsan to Gimhae via Cheju
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $330
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Gunsan to Gimhae via Cheju
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $1,200
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 - $60
Schedules at
letskorail.com
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trip.com
First Class
$80
Economy Class
$57
Train from Iksan Station to Seodaejeon Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Train from Daejeon Station to Busan Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Book at
trip.com
First Class
$71
Economy Class
$51
Train from Iksan Station to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $75
Schedules at
letskorail.com
First Class
$72
Economy Class
$51
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
$30 - $65
Schedules at
srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$30 - $45
First Class
$45 - $65
Train from Daejeon Station to Busan Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Schedules at
srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$29 - $40
First Class
$40 - $55
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Iksan Station to Seodaejeon Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
$4 - $5
Economy Class
$4 - $5
Train from Daejeon Station to Busan Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
$12 - $17
Economy Class
$14 - $20
Bus operators
TxBus
Phone
1644-3070
Website
txbus.t-money.co.kr
Bus from Iksan to Busan Central Bus Termnal
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26
Schedules 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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Iksan to Busan train services, operated by Korail, arrive at Busan Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Iksan to Busan is 276 km. It takes approximately 2 h 55 min to drive from Iksan to Busan.

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Air Busan, Jeju Air, Eastar Jet and Korean Air offer flights from Gunsan Airport to Gimhae Airport.

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There are 589+ hotels available in Busan. Prices start at $34 USD per night.

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