Seoul to Gyeongju High-Speed Train

​Explore Korea’s rich history on board a convenient and efficient Busan to Gyeongju KTX train. Gyeongju is one of the most significant historical cities of South Korea and has been a place of national pride for thousands of years. Now, you can explore the past and appreciate the culture with a relaxing ride through South Korea’s scenic beauty. Book train tickets online and set on a stunning adventure in South Korea!

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Departures per day

21 departures

Time ​on the road

Longest Travel Time

27 minutes

Train station


82 km


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Busan to Gyeongju Train Schedule

Busan to Gyeongju Route & Map

Whether it's a vacation or a quick day trip, there's no better way to travel between Busan and Gyeongju than the KTX train. Experience a peaceful journey while passing through the beautiful lanscapes, enjoy local snacks and shop for souvenirs at train stations. It's an adventure the whole family can enjoy. For an escape from the city and a chance to really take in the sights and sounds of rural Korea, there's nothing quite like the experience of taking the high-speed train to Gyeongju. Make memories today with a trip from Busan to Gyeongju by train. Buy your ticket and embark on your adventure!

KTX Train Lines Map

  • Departing from Busan's major railway stations, such as Busan Station or Dongdaegu Station, travelers can board the KTX high-speed train or Mugunghwa intercity train for a journey to Gyeongju, typically taking around 40 minutes to 1 hour.
  • As the train travels northwestward, passengers can enjoy scenic views of South Korea's varied landscapes, including rural countryside and occasional glimpses of urban areas.
  • Upon arrival in Gyeongju, passengers are greeted by a city steeped in history, featuring UNESCO World Heritage Sites, ancient temples, and royal tombs dating back to the Silla Dynasty.
  • The Busan-Gyeongju route is popular among both domestic and international travelers, offering opportunities to explore cultural landmarks, experience traditional Korean architecture and artifacts, and immerse oneself in the rich history of the region.
  • 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 - Gyeongju Trains

When traveling from Busan to Gyeongju, learn more about their train stations. Busan Central Station is located in the heart of Busan, surrounded by the top landmarks of this vibrant city. Gyeongju is a gem of South Korea, and you're welcome to enjoy Singyeongju Station amenitites before the departure.

Jungang-daero, Choryang 3(sam)-dong, Dong-gu, Busan, South Korea

Arriving at

Singyeongju Station, Hwacheon-ri, Geoncheon-eup, Gyeongju, North Gyeongsang South Korea, Gyeongju, South Korea

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


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​ Time: 1 hrs 59 min

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​ Time: 1 hrs 45 min

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