There are 9 ways to get from Shimane to South Korea by train, plane, subway, ferry, bus 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.

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Train, train to Fukuoka, fly to Gimhae  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Masuda to Shin-Yamaguchi
  2. Take the train from Shin-Yamaguchi to Hakata
  3. Fly from Fukuoka (FUK) to Gimhae (PUS) FUK - PUS

$142 - $433

Cheapest option

Fly Yonago to Incheon, subway  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Yonago (YGJ) to Incheon (ICN) YGJ - ICN
  2. Take the subway from Geomam Station to Incheon City Hall Station

$41 - $253

7 alternative options

Train, train to Kita Kyushu, fly to Gimhae  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Masuda to Shin-Yamaguchi
  2. Take the train from Shin-Yamaguchi to Kokura
  3. Fly from Kita Kyushu (KKJ) to Gimhae (PUS) KKJ - PUS

$254 - $683

Train, train to Kita Kyushu, fly to Incheon  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Masuda to Shin-Yamaguchi
  2. Take the train from Shin-Yamaguchi to Kokura
  3. Fly from Kita Kyushu (KKJ) to Incheon (ICN) KKJ - ICN

$120 - $735

Train to Okayama, fly to Incheon  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Yasugi to Okayama
  2. Fly from Okayama (OKJ) to Incheon (ICN) OKJ - ICN

$186 - $612

Ferry, train  •  21 h 9 min

  1. Take the ferry from Sakaiminato to Donghae
  2. Take the train from Gangneung Station to Cheongnyangni Station KTX Gangneung

$257 - $313

Ferry, train, bus  •  22 h 7 min

  1. Take the ferry from Sakaiminato to Donghae
  2. Take the train from Mukho Station to Taebaek Station
  3. Take the bus from Taebaek to Dong Seoul Bus Terminal

$259 - $276

Ferry, train via Jecheon Station  •  22 h 54 min

  1. Take the ferry from Sakaiminato to Donghae
  2. Take the train from Mukho Station to Jecheon Station
  3. Take the train from Jecheon Station to Cheongnyangni Station

$256 - $287

Drive, ferry  •  12 h 18 min

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

$216 - $267

Questions & Answers

The distance between Shimane and South Korea is 448 km.

The best way to get from Shimane to South Korea without a car is to ferry and train which takes 21 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 49 min to get from Shimane to South Korea, including transfers.

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

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Jeju Air, Korean Air and Air Busan offer flights from Fukuoka Airport to Gimhae Airport.

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There are five+ hotels available in South Korea. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shimane to South Korea.
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  • Distance: 279.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 49 min

What companies run services between Shimane, Japan and South Korea?

There is no direct connection from Masuda to Busan. However, you can take the train to Shin-Yamaguchi, take the train to Hakata, take the walk to 博多1番ホーム, take the subway to 福岡空港1番ホーム, take the walk to Fukuoka airport, fly to Gimhae, take the walk to Gimhae Airport Domestic Terminal, then take the bus to Busan. Alternatively, you can take the train to Shin-Yamaguchi, take the train to Kokura, take the walk to Kokura Station, take the bus to Kita Kyushu Airport, take the walk to Kita Kyushu airport, fly to Gimhae, take the walk to Gimhae Airport Domestic Terminal, then take the bus to Busan.

Airlines
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Fukuoka to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Kita Kyushu to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Flights from Kita Kyushu to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Okayama to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Fukuoka to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Jin Air
Website
jinair.com
Flights from Kita Kyushu to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Flights from Kita Kyushu to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Air Seoul
Website
flyairseoul.com
Flights from Yonago to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Fukuoka to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Korea Express Air
Website
keair.co.kr
Flights from Kita Kyushu to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$26 - $240
Train operators
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Masuda to Shin-Yamaguchi
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $31
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Yasugi to Okayama
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Yamaguchi to Hakata
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$35 - $50
Reserved seat
$40 - $55
Green seat
$55 - $75
Train from Shin-Yamaguchi to Kokura
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$26 - $35
Reserved seat
$30 - $40
Green seat
$40 - $55
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Gangneung Station to Cheongnyangni Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $50
Schedules at
letskorail.com
1st Class
$50
Standard Class
$36
Standing
$34
Train from Jecheon Station to Cheongnyangni Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Economy Class
$27
Standing
$23
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Mukho Station to Taebaek Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
$2 - $4
Economy Class
$3 - $4
Train from Mukho Station to Jecheon Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
$7 - $9
Economy Class
$8 - $11
First Class
$13
Bus operators
TxBus
Phone
1644-3070
Website
txbus.t-money.co.kr
Bus from Taebaek to Dong Seoul Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
Ferry operators
DBS Cruise Ferry
Phone
+7 4232 30 2704
Website
dbsferry.co.kr
Ferry from Sakaiminato to Donghae
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$158
Schedules at
dbsferry.co.kr
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

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