Busan to Daegu High-Speed Train

​Taking a train is the fastest and often the cheapest option you can find for Busan to Daegu​ trips. It is easy to plan the journey and book the tickets, as Korail and KTX trains run from Busan daily (usually 17). The train trip between these Korean cities takes around 40 minutes, carriers offer Economy Class seats and Business Class seats for your convenience. You can buy your train tickets online, or at the train station.

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Departures per day

17 departures

Time ​on the road

Longest Travel Time

38 minutes

Train station


131 km

Ticket price starts from:


Busan to Seoul Train Schedule

About Busan to Daegu Route & Map

Busan to Daegu train line is one of the most popular ways for travelers and locals alike to travel up-and-down South Korea. So if you need a mode of transportation from either city or vice versa, just book the tickets online and enjoy your trip. And here you can check the route and map, and choose the station you need.

The Busan-Daegu train route is an essential transportation link connecting Busan, South Korea's second-largest city and major port, with Daegu, a bustling city in the country's southeast. Covering a distance of approximately 200 kilometers (about 124 miles) through diverse landscapes and urban centers, this route offers travelers a convenient and efficient mode of transportation between these two significant urban hubs.

KTX Train Lines Map

  • Departing from Busan's main railway station, Busan Station, or other stations in the city, travelers can board the KTX high-speed train for a swift journey to Daegu, typically taking around 1 to 1.5 hours.
  • As the train travels northwestward, passengers can enjoy scenic views of South Korea's varied landscapes, including coastal vistas, rural countryside, and glimpses of urban areas.
  • Upon arrival in Daegu, passengers are greeted by a dynamic city known for its rich cultural heritage, bustling markets, and modern amenities.
  • The Busan-Daegu route is popular among both domestic and international travelers, whether for business, leisure, or exploring the cultural and historical attractions that Daegu has to offer.
  • Detailed railway maps provided by Korail, South Korea's national railway operator, offer valuable information on train routes, stations, and connections, assisting travelers in planning their journey effectively.

Stations Servicing Busan - Daegu Trains

Trains from Busan depart from Busan Station (KTX), and arrive to Dongdaegu Train Station, 550 Dongdaegu-ro, Sinam 4(sa)-dong, Dong-g, right near the airport of Daegu.
Jungang-daero, Choryang 3(sam)-dong, Dong-gu, Busan, South Korea

Arriving at

302-155 Chilseong 2(i)-ga, Buk-gu, Daegu, South Korea

*The exact departure and arrival station information will be shown on your ticket.


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