Busan to Daejeon High-Speed Train

Escape the traffic and stress of a long drive by taking a high-speed train from Busan to Daejeon. Travel comfortably and quickly with a choice of two classes – Economy and Business– and enjoy spacious seats, power outlets and plenty of legroom. Take the train from Busan to Daejeon today and see why millions of travelers have already discovered the fastest, most reliable and most enjoyable way to travel between these two great cities!

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Departures per day

84 departures

Time ​on the road

Longest Travel Time

1 hours 21 minutes

Train station


258 km

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Busan to Daejeon Train Schedule

Busan to Daejeon Route & Map

Looking for Busan to Daejeon train line map and route? Take the Gyeongbu train line to depart to Daejeon. The KTX bullet train brings you to your destination in around 1 hour. We recommend booking your ticket online, so you can avoid long lines and await your travel without hassle and bustle.

The Busan-Daejeon train route provides an essential connection between Busan, South Korea's vibrant coastal city in the southeastern region, and Daejeon, located in the central part of the country. Covering a distance of approximately 250 kilometers (about 155 miles) through diverse landscapes and urban centers, this route offers travelers a convenient and efficient mode of transportation between these two significant destinations.

KTX Train Lines Map

  • Departing from Seoul's major railway stations, such as Seoul Station or Yongsan Station, travelers can board the KTX high-speed train or Mugunghwa intercity train for a journey to Iksan, typically taking around 1.5 to 2.5 hours.
  • As the train travels southwestward, passengers can enjoy scenic views of South Korea's varied landscapes, including rural countryside, rolling hills, and glimpses of urban areas.
  • Upon arrival in Iksan, passengers are greeted by a city known for its historical significance, including ancient relics and cultural heritage sites.
  • The Seoul-Iksan route is popular among both domestic and international travelers, offering opportunities to explore cultural landmarks, visit museums, and experience the charm of a provincial city.
  • 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. - please write same text for Busan to Daejeon train route

Stations Servicing Busan - Daejeon Trains

When traveling from Busan to Daejeon, your train will depart from Busan Station, and arrive at Daejeon station. Both these stations provide modern amenities and comfort areas to spend time in cafes & shops before the departure.
Jungang-daero, Choryang 3(sam)-dong, Dong-gu, Busan, South Korea

Arriving at

1 Jeong Dong, Dong Gu,, Daejeon, South Korea

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


Main Related Routes in Korea

Daejeon - Busan Bullet Trains

Distance: 258 km /160 mi
​ Time: 1 hr 23 min

Daegu - Pyeongtaek Bullet Trains

​​​Distance: 217 km /135 mi
​ Time: 2 hrs 29 min

Seoul - Gwangju Bullet Trains

​Distance:  357 km /221 mi
​ Time: 1 hrs 45 min

Seoul - Busan Bullet Trains

​​Distance:  417 km /259 mi

​ Time: 2 hrs 15 min

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