There are 4 ways to get from Samcheok to Busan by bus, train 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

Bus Samcheok Bus Terminal  •  4 h

$29

Cheapest option

Bus Gyeongju Bus Terminal  •  7 h 2 min

$16 - $36

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  5 h 26 min

  1. KTX Seoul / ...

$42 - $46

Drive  •  3 h 48 min

  1. 185.2 miles

$35 - $55

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

Samcheok Bus Terminal operates a bus from Samcheok to Busan every 4 hours. Tickets cost $29 and the journey takes 4 h.

Train operators
Korail
Suseo High Speed Railway
Website
srail.co.kr
Train from Dongdaegu Station to Busan Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $17
Schedules at
srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$15 - $17
First Class
$22 - $25
Bus operators
Samcheok Bus Terminal
Website
samcheokterminal.com
Bus from Samcheok to Busan Central Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
samcheokterminal.com
Book at
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Samcheok to Dongdaegu
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
samcheokterminal.com
Go Bus Korea
Website
gobus.co.kr
Bus from Samcheok to Dongdaegu
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
gobus.co.kr
Book at
bustago.or.kr
Gyeongju Bus Terminal
Website
gyeongjuterminal.co.kr
Bus from Samcheok to Gyeongju
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $28
Schedules at
gyeongjuterminal.co.kr
Book at
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Gyeongju to Busan Dongbu Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
gyeongjuterminal.co.kr
Book at
bustago.or.kr
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Gyeongju Express Bus Terminal to Busan Central Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Samcheok and Busan is 259 km. The road distance is 296 km.

The cheapest way to get from Samcheok to Busan is to bus which costs ₩30,200 and takes 4 h.

The quickest way to get from Samcheok to Busan is to drive which takes 3 h 48 min and costs ₩38,000 - ₩60,000.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Samcheok and arriving at Busan Central Bus Terminal. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h.

The bus from Samcheok to Busan Central Bus Terminal takes 4 h including transfers and departs every four hours.