Busan to Seoul Train

You can't beat the ease of exploring South Korea's diverse corners with the high-speed KTX trains, which connect this multifaceted country like a web. The train ride from Busan to Seoul, which boasts travel times as short as 2 hours and 24 minutes, is, therefore, one of the most popular among travelers.
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417 kilometers

Travel time

Travel time

2 hours 24 minutes

Trains per day

Daily Departures


Reverse route

Reverse Route

Busan to Seoul Train Schedule

It's time to take a trip to Korea's breathtaking expanses!

*The information is subject to change. Planning a rail journey in South Korea? Check current Busan - Seoul train timetable.


Busan to Seoul Railway Route Map

You can easily get around South Korea by taking the train from Busan to Seoul in a fast, modern way. This journey across this multifaceted country will make you feel as though you are on a quest for the best hidden gems! The short travel time of 2 hours and 24 minutes makes this route one of the most popular routes among travelers.

Along the way, passengers can enjoy onboard amenities such as high-speed Wi-Fi, comfortable seating, and dining options that feature both local and international cuisine. Large panoramic windows offer stunning views of the countryside, including mountains, rivers, and cities, enhancing the travel experience. Additionally, frequent departures throughout the day provide flexibility for both business travelers and tourists, making it easy to plan a trip that fits any schedule.

Train from Busan to Seoul: What You Need to Know

Tips to Buy Train Tickets

  • Book in Advance
    ​Discount train tickets are usually released before departure. Typically, schedules are announced three months in advance since individual schedules are usually scheduled 12 weeks ahead.
  • Be Flexible​
    For cost-effective train travel, look for alternate dates and times. There may still be a better selection of tickets on offer at other dates and times, so keep an eye out.

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