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There are 7 ways to get from Seoul to Masan by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2h 53m

  1. Take the train from Seoul Station to Masan Station KTX Seoul

₩40,000 - ₩65,000

Cheapest option

Fly Seoul Gimpo to Gimhae  •  3h 28m

  1. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Gimhae (PUS) GMP - PUS

₩21,457 - ₩101,869

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Bus  •  3h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Seoul Express Bus Terminal to Masan Express Bus Terminal

₩22,000 - ₩33,000

Drive  •  3h 42m

  1. Drive from Seoul Express bus terminal to Masan 349.6 km

₩47,000 - ₩70,000

Bus to Incheon, fly to Gimhae  •  4h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Koreana Hotel to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
  2. Fly from Incheon (ICN) to Gimhae (PUS) ICN - PUS

₩318,500 - ₩1624,500

Fly Seoul Gimpo to Daegu, train  •  4h 20m

  1. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Daegu (TAE) GMP - TAE
  2. Take the train from Dongdaegu Station to Masan Station

₩53,457 - ₩139,369

Fly Seoul Gimpo to Yosu, train  •  5h 13m

  1. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Yosu (RSU) GMP - RSU
  2. Take the train from Gwangyang Station to Masan Station

₩54,457 - ₩88,869

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The cheapest way to get from Seoul to Masan is to bus which costs ₩22,000 - ₩33,000 and takes 3h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Seoul to Masan is to train which costs ₩40,000 - ₩65,000 and takes 2h 53m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Seoul Express Bus Terminal and arriving at Masan Express Bus Terminal. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 55m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Seoul Station station and arriving at Masan Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 53m.

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The distance between Seoul and Masan is 298 km. The road distance is 349.6 km.

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The best way to get from Seoul to Masan without a car is to train which takes 2h 53m and costs ₩40,000 - ₩65,000.

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The train from Seoul Station to Masan Station takes 2h 53m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Seoul to Masan bus services, operated by Ko Bus, depart from Seoul Express Bus Terminal station.

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Seoul to Masan train services, operated by Korail, depart from Seoul Station.

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The best way to get from Seoul to Masan is to train which takes 2h 53m and costs ₩40,000 - ₩65,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₩22,000 - ₩33,000 and takes 3h 55m, you could also fly, which costs ₩21,000 - ₩110,000 and takes 3h 28m.

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Map of how to get from Seoul to Masan.
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  • Distance: 298.4 km
  • Duration: 2h 53m

What companies run services between Seoul, South Korea and Masan, Gyeongsangnam-do, South Korea?

Korail operates a train from Seoul Station to Masan Station hourly. Tickets cost ₩40,000 - ₩65,000 and the journey takes 2h 53m. Alternatively, Ko Bus operates a bus from Seoul Express Bus Terminal to Masan Express Bus Terminal every 30 minutes. Tickets cost ₩22,000 - ₩33,000 and the journey takes 3h 55m.

Airlines
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩19,000 - ₩120,000
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩16,000 - ₩85,000
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Yosu
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩26,000 - ₩80,000
Asiana Airlines
Website
flyasiana.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩19,000 - ₩120,000
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Yosu
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩35,000 - ₩90,000
Jin Air
Website
jinair.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩14,000 - ₩80,000
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Daegu
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩40,000 - ₩85,000
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Yosu
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩32,000 - ₩80,000
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩27,000 - ₩170,000
Flights from Incheon to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩390,000 - ₩1400,000
Air Seoul
Website
flyairseoul.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩12,000 - ₩70,000
T'way Air
Website
twayair.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩12,000 - ₩70,000
Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Seoul Station to Masan Station
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩40,000 - ₩65,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Standing
₩40,000 - ₩55,000
Economy
₩43,000 - ₩65,000
First Class
₩60,000 - ₩90,000
Train from Dongdaegu Station to Masan Station
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩11,000 - ₩17,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Standing
₩11,000 - ₩16,000
Economy
₩12,000 - ₩17,000
First Class
₩18,000 - ₩26,000
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Dongdaegu Station to Masan Station
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₩6,000 - ₩8,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Standing/Non-reserved
₩6,110 - ₩6,140
Economy Class
₩7,000 - ₩7,600
Train from Gwangyang Station to Masan Station
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
₩5,500 - ₩7,500
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Standing/Non-reserved
₩5,970 - ₩5,990
Economy Class
₩6,800 - ₩7,400
Bus operators
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Seoul Express Bus Terminal to Masan Express Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₩22,000 - ₩33,000
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr
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kobus.co.kr
Excellent Express
₩33,000
Economy Express
₩22,200
Kal Limousine
Website
kallimousine.com
Bus from Koreana Hotel to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₩16,000
Schedules at
kallimousine.com
Airport Limousine Korea
Phone
02 2664-9898
Website
airportlimousine.co.kr
Bus from Four Seasons Hotel to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩10,000
Schedules at
airportlimousine.co.kr

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The quickest flight from Seoul Gimpo Airport to Gimhae Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Seoul to Masan bus services, operated by Ko Bus, arrive at Masan Express Bus Terminal station.

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Seoul to Masan train services, operated by Korail, arrive at Masan Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Seoul to Masan is 350 km. It takes approximately 3h 42m to drive from Seoul to Masan.

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T'way Air, Air Seoul, Jin Air and three other airlines offer flights from Seoul Gimpo Airport to Gimhae Airport.

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There are 147+ hotels available in Masan. Prices start at ₩100,000 per night.

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The best way to get from Seoul to Seoul Gimpo Airport is to train which takes 22 min and costs ₩1,900 - ₩3,400.

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