Kaohsiung to Busan flights from £401

Flights starting at £401. Choose between Cathay Pacific, VietJet Air, or Jin Air to find the best price.

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The most popular airlines for this route are Cathay Pacific, VietJet Air, Jin Air, Philippine Airlines, and Vietnam Airlines. Kaohsiung and Busan have 19 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Busan, consider visiting Yeong Island, and Geoje Island.

Check-in for a flight from Kaohsiung to Busan

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during booking
Cathay PacificCPACXYes
VietJet AirVJCVJYes
Jin AirJNALJYes
Philippine AirlinesPALPRYes
Vietnam AirlinesHVNVNYes

Online check-in is not available for these airlines.

South Korea COVID-19 travel restrictions

Your trip summary

Most travelers from Taiwan can enter South Korea, but there are restrictions.

Departure

COVID-19 testing
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions
  • COVID-19 test may be required on day 6 or 7 after arrival
  • Mandatory COVID-19 test on arrival
  • No quarantine required
Visa requirements
  • Electronic travel authorization
Forms and documents
  • No proof of vaccination required for South Korea
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results
  • Re-entry permit required for foreign long-term residents

Return

COVID-19 testing
  • Entry restricted for international travelers
  • Mandatory COVID-19 test on arrival
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is required
  • Mandatory 3-day quarantine and testing
Visa requirements
  • Electronic travel authorization
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory health declaration form
  • Mandatory accommodation booking
  • Health pass for public activity may be required
Additional information
  • Masks are mandatory in public

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in South Korea in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular routes to and from Kaohsiung?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Kaohsiung and Osaka, Seoul, Ho Chi Minh City, Kuala Lumpur, Tokyo, Magong, Manila, Singapore, Okinawa Island, Shanghai, Kinmen, Cebu, Fukuoka, Da Nang, Taipei, Colombo, Hanoi, Macau, Bangkok, Xi'an.
What are the most popular routes to and from Busan?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Busan and Hong Kong, Bangkok, Taipei, Singapore, Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi, Manila, Seoul, Kuala Lumpur, Da Nang, Jeju City, Melbourne, Cairns, Chiang Mai, Angeles, Sydney, Osaka, Kota Kinabalu, Brisbane, Davao.
What airports are near Kaohsiung?
The main airport in Kaohsiung is Kaohsiung International. It is also served by Kaohsiung International, Taichung, Tainan, Chiayi, Taitung.
What airports are near Busan?
The main airport in Busan is Gimhae International. It is also served by Gimhae International, Gwangju, Gunsan, Daegu International, Ulsan, Yeosu, Sacheon, Cheongju International, Pohang.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Kaohsiung and Busan?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Kaohsiung and Busan thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Kaohsiung and Busan can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
Virtual Interlining provides a revolutionary way of traveling. You can combine different modes of transport like flights, trains, and buses into one itinerary. And this often saves money. Thanks to the world's largest carrier database, the Kiwi.com search function enables anyone to mix and match different modes of transport easily.
Which airlines fly between Kaohsiung and Busan?
Currently, you can fly between Kaohsiung and Busan with Cathay Pacific, VietJet Air, Jin Air, Philippine Airlines, Vietnam Airlines.
When's the best time to travel between Kaohsiung and Busan?
If you don’t have specific dates for your trip between Kaohsiung and Busan, you can enter a date range into the departure and return fields. Most carriers on the Kiwi.com website allow you to search and book up to six months from the day of your search. Order the search results by the best, cheapest, or fastest route, or find the cheapest outbound and return combination in the pricing table.
What flights operate between Kaohsiung and Busan?
Traveling between Kaohsiung and Busan, you can choose between direct (nonstop) flights or flights with one or more stops. You can select the number of stops on your journey, including an overnight stopover, and the duration of the stopover. What's more, you can also select where you want to have your stopover. Want to say "Hi" to a friend in another city en route to your destination? Or fancy a quick round of shopping? Go Multi-City or Nomad and add places to your search that you wish to visit.
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