Busan Gimhae International Airport (PUS)
(Busan, Republic of Korea)
Located approximately 22 km / 13 miles to the west of the south-eastern South Korean city of Busan, Gimhae International Airport (PUS) provides mainly domestic flights around the country and flights to many Asian destinations. Gimhae Airport handles over nine million passengers per year and is close to Busan's suburbs of Gangeo Sports Park, Gupo and Noksan.
The airport has recently been upgraded with additional facilities and state-of-the-art telecommunications equipment. Significant airlines at Busan Gimhae include both Asiana Airlines and Korean Air, flying to destinations such as Beijing, Hong Kong, Seoul and Tokyo.
Frequent public buses and shuttles run from Gimhae International Airport to destinations throughout Busan and neighbouring towns and cities. Services also run to the Western Express Bus Terminal, Gupo Station, Deokcheon Station and Dong-A University, which is home to more than 2,000 students and based within the Greater Busan area. Certain establishments offer hotel shuttle pick ups for guests, while taxis and limousines provide fast access to most city destinations.
About Busan Tourism
Busan is located on South Korea's south-east coast and is the country's second largest city after the capital, Seoul. Officially known as the Busan Metropolitan City and also often referred to as 'Pusan, the city offers a refreshing change to the chaos of Seoul and is best known for its fantastic array of quality seafood restaurants, while options for shopping and night-time entertainment are excellent.
Gimhae Airport (PUS) is close to many attractions within Busan, which include an enormous array of universities and colleges, such as both the highly acclaimed Pusan National University and also the Pukyong National University. Notable city tourist attractions include hiking on the Geumjeong Mountain, the Beomeosa and Tongdoa Buddhist temples, the natural spa of Dongnae Oncheon, shopping along Texas Street, the iconic Busan Tower, regular baseball games, and a number of beaches. Both Gwangalli Beach and Haeundae Beach are extremely popular, the latter of which is lined by a lengthy boardwalk.
Busan Gimhae International Airport (PUS):|
|Address: 2350, Daejeo 2-Dong, Gangseo-Gu, Busan 618-142, Republic of Korea|
|Airport Code: PUS
Tel: +82 519 702 313
Fax: +82 519 702 380
Email: not available