KTX Trains from Daegu to Busan

​The KTX high-speed train is the best way to explore two of Korea's charming cities, Daegu and Busan. This modern train will take you from one city to another in less than an hour with a top speed of 330 kph (205 mph). For travelers looking for supreme convenience on their journey, this Korean landmark offers two travel classes: Standard Class or First Class seats are available depending on your need. Both come equipped with great amenities like cozy seats that make every ride feel luxurious; vending machines so you don't have any reason not to stay hydrated during those long journeys; plus bathroom facilities just in case things get messy!

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Daegu to Busan Route Info

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Daegu to Busan Route Map and Stations

KTX departs from Dongdaegu train station: South Korea, Daegu, 550 Dongdaegu-ro, Sinam 4(sa)-dong, Dong-gu

KTX arrives at Busan train station: South Korea, Busan, Jungang-daero, Choryang 3(sam)-dong, Dong-gu

KTX from Daegu to Busan route: the distance between 2 cities is 131 kilometers and a high-speed KTX train is the most convenient ​

KTX from Daegu to Busan departures: there are 17 departures by bullet trains, operated by Korail

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  • 1
    How long is the KTX ride from Daegu to Busan?

    Your trip time from Daegu to Busan will wary according to your chosen departure. The shortest train ride with a ​​KTX high-speed train is around 38 minutes, the longest train ride is around 53 minutes.

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    Should I book Daegu - Busan tickets in advance?
    ​Such popular routes as Deagu to Busan have multiple daily departures, and you shouldn't worry that the tickets will sell out on regular days. Nevertheless, trains are especially busy on Fridays and Sundays, national holidays such as the lunar new year and Chuseok.

    If you want to have a worry-free trip, you can book your tickets in advance. Booking online allows you to secure your tickets up to 1 year in advance. You can check all schedules and book your tickets on online booking platform Rail.Ninja.

  • 3
    What is KTX Daegu to Busan train ticket price?

    The price for your ticket will depend on your travel date (is it a weekend or a regular day), when you are buying, and your travel class. Usually, the Economy Class Seat price starts from ​25 Euro per ticket, and from 30 Euro per ticket for a 1st Class Seat.

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    How to buy KTX ticket from Daegu to Busan?
    You can purchase your high-speed KTX tickets from Daegu to Busan online, from ticket desks or from ticket machines at the train station in Korea.

    The easiest and and time-saving way is to purchase your tickets online.

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