Ferries to Osaka
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Ferry from Busan to Osaka

There are around 2 weekly sailings from Busan to Osaka. The Busan Osaka ferry is operated by Panstar Cruise. Busan Osaka Ferry timetables change seasonally, use our Deal Finder to get the latest pricing and availability for your ferry trip.

Busan to Osaka Ferry Times

Ferries from Busan to Osaka typically depart from Busan at around 15:00. The average sailing time of a Osaka Busan ferry is approximately 19h 0m.

Busan Osaka Ferry Prices

Ferry prices for Busan Osaka ferries typically range between €78* and €478*. The average price is around €255*. The cheapest ferry prices from Busan to Osaka start from €77*. The average price for a foot passenger is €255*.

Pricing will vary by season and depend on the number of passengers, vehicle type and sailing time.

What is the distance between Busan and Osaka?

The distance between Busan to Osaka is approximately 441.4 miles (710.3km), or 383.5 nautical miles.

Is there a Busan Osaka car ferry?

No ferry operators currently provide a car ferry between Busan and Osaka

Are foot passengers allowed on the Busan Osaka ferry?

Yes, foot passengers can travel on ferries from Busan to Osaka with Panstar Cruise.

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Busan - Osaka Route summary
Departure Country South Korea
Destination Country Japan
No. of Operators 1
Operators Panstar Cruise
Average Price 325 €*
Average Weekly Sailings 2
Average Sailing Duration 19h 0m
First Ferry 15:00
Distance 383 nautical miles

* Prices subject to change, pricing is taken from last 30 days, last updated 2024-07-02.

Most popular questions

How long is the ferry from Busan to Osaka?

The approximate duration for ferries from Busan to Osaka is 19h. Durations can vary by operator and season.

How much is the ferry from Busan to Osaka?

Busan to Osaka is approximately 187 €. We recommended booking in advance for the best price and availability. Price exclusive of booking fees.

Which ferry companies operate between Busan to Osaka?

There is 1 ferry operator for ferries from Busan to Osaka and this is
  • Panstar Cruise

How can I book ferry tickets from Busan to Osaka?

Book Busan to Osaka tickets through our deal finder, where you can view the latest prices and schedules.

Can you travel as a foot passenger on the ferry from Busan to Osaka?

Yes, foot passengers are allowed onboard the ferries from Busan to Osaka with
  • Panstar Cruise

Can you take your car on the ferry from Busan to Osaka?

No, only foot passengers can travel on the ferry.

Can you bring pets on the ferry from Busan to Osaka?

Unfortunately, pets are not permitted on this ferry service.

How far is Osaka from Busan?

Busan to Osaka is approximately 383 nautical miles distance apart.

Busan Guide

The port city of Busan is South Korea’s largest terminal and the second most populous city behind the capital, Seoul. There are sailings to the Japanese cities of Hakata and Osaka from the port with Panstar Cruise, Camellia Line and JR Kyushu Jet Ferry.

What is there to do in Busan?
With rugged mountains and sandy beaches, Busan is situated in the heart of beautiful landscape. The city itself has a huge amount on offer, not just stunning vistas, with hot springs, sensational seafood, chic bars and cafes and plenty of museums and cultural sights for you to enjoy. Beomeosa and Yonggungsa temples give visitors a chance to experience Korean culture, whilst the aquarium and Taejongdae Resort Park offer fun days out. There’s something for everyone.

What about the transport links?
With the city containing over three and half million people, transport is not an issue. There is a subway service, bus routes and national railway as well as Gimhae International Airport in close proximity. Many of the links stop right outside the terminal.

What services does the port provide?
The Port of Busan is an important gateway to the south of Japan. There are daily sailings to Hakata, taking three hours with JR Jyushu Jet Ferry and eleven and a half hours with Camellia Line. There are also three weekly sailings to Osaka, supplied by Panstart Cruise. This journey take nineteen hours.

Busan to Osaka Ferry Timetables

Timetables between 15/07/2024 and 21/07/2024

Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Panstar Cruise 15:00 10:00 19 hours Mon, Wed, Fri

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