There are 10 ways to get from Osaka to Seoul by train, plane, bus, ferry or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train to Osaka Kansai, fly to Seoul Gimpo  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Shinimamiya to Kansai Airport
  2. Fly from Osaka Kansai (KIX) to Seoul Gimpo (GMP) KIX - GMP

$118 - $431

Cheapest option

Train to Osaka Kansai, fly to Seoul, bus  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Shinimamiya to Kansai Airport
  2. Fly from Osaka Kansai (KIX) to Seoul (ICN) KIX - ICN
  3. Take the bus from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Four Seasons Hotel

$81 - $272

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Fly Osaka to Seoul, bus  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Osaka (ITM) to Seoul (ICN) ITM - ICN
  2. Take the bus from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Four Seasons Hotel

$231 - $665

Train to Nagoya, fly to Seoul, bus  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Nagoya
  2. Fly from Nagoya (NGO) to Seoul (ICN) NGO - ICN
  3. Take the bus from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Four Seasons Hotel

$156 - $502

Train to Okayama, fly to Seoul, bus  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Shin-Osaka 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

$192 - $626

Train, ferry  •  9 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Hakata
  2. Take the ferry from Fukuoka to Busan
  3. Take the train from Busan Station to Seoul Station

$292 - $397

Train, ferry, bus  •  12 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Hakata
  2. Take the ferry from Fukuoka to Busan
  3. Take the bus from Busan Central Bus Termnal to Seoul Express Bus Terminal

$275 - $342

Ferry, train  •  22 h 46 min

  1. Take the ferry from Osaka to Busan
  2. Take the train from Busan Station to Seoul Station KTX Busan - Seoul

$188 - $509

Ferry, train via Suseo SRT  •  23 h 59 min

  1. Take the ferry from Osaka to Busan
  2. Take the train from Busan Station to Suseo SRT SRT Busan

$189 - $486

Drive, ferry  •  14 h 14 min

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

$236 - $294

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Osaka to Seoul is to train and fly and bus which costs ¥8500 - ¥30000 and takes 5 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Osaka to Seoul is to train and fly which takes 5 h 17 min and costs ¥13000 - ¥48000.

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The distance between Osaka and Seoul is 829 km.

It takes approximately 5 h 17 min to get from Osaka to Seoul, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Osaka to Seoul. However, you can take the subway to Dobutsuen-Mae, take the walk to Shinimamiya, take the train to Kansai Airport, take the walk to Osaka Kansai airport, fly to Seoul Gimpo, take the walk to Gimpo Airport, then take the train to Seoul. Alternatively, you can take the subway to Dobutsuen-Mae, take the walk to Shinimamiya, take the train to Kansai Airport, take the walk to Osaka Kansai airport, fly to Seoul, take the walk to Incheon Int'l Airport T1, then take the bus to Seoul.

Airlines
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Seoul
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Seoul via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Osaka to Seoul via Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Osaka to Seoul via Aomori
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Osaka to Seoul via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Osaka to Seoul via Niigata
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Osaka to Seoul via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Osaka to Seoul via Okinawa
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Flights from Nagoya to Seoul
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Okayama to Seoul
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Seoul Gimpo via Daegu
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Seoul Gimpo via Busan
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Seoul
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Seoul via Busan
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Nagoya to Seoul
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Seoul
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Osaka to Seoul via Miyazaki
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Osaka to Seoul via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Osaka to Seoul via Sendai
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Flights from Osaka to Seoul via Okinawa
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $850
Flights from Nagoya to Seoul
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Nagoya to Seoul via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Seoul Gimpo via Busan
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Seoul Gimpo via Cheju
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Seoul
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Osaka to Seoul via Oita
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Nagoya to Seoul
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Okayama to Seoul
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Seoul
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Nagoya to Seoul
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Seoul Gimpo via Daegu
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Seoul Gimpo via Busan
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Jin Air
Website
jinair.com
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Seoul
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Peach Aviation Limited
Website
flypeach.com
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Seoul
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $490
T'way Air
Website
twayair.com
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Seoul
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Flights from Osaka to Seoul via Oita
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Air Seoul
Website
flyairseoul.com
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Seoul
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Eastar Jet
Website
eastarjet.com
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Seoul
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Train operators
Nankai Railways
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Osaka to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Osaka to Okayama
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Osaka to Hakata
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Busan Station to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $95
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Book at
trip.com
First Class
$91
Economy Class
$65
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 - $72
Bus operators
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
$9 - $13
Schedules at
airportlimousine.co.kr
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Busan Central Bus Termnal to Seoul Express Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr
Busan Central Bus Terminal
Website
bxt.co.kr
Bus from Busan Central Bus Termnal to Seoul Express Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
bxt.co.kr
Book at
kobus.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
$127
Schedules at
jrbeetle.co.jp
Panstar
Website
panstar.jp
Ferry from Osaka to Busan
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $410
Schedules at
panstar.jp
4 Bed Cabin
$145
2 Bed Cabin
$408
2 Bed Cabin Deluxe
$453

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