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Flights to Seoul in 2024

Find the latest flights to Seoul in 2024, with up-to-date prices and availability. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 197,416 searches and data was last updated on 11 April 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

February

Average price

S$ 636

Return from

S$ 313

One-way from

S$ 199
High demand for flights, 8% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 2% potential price drop
Average for return flights in April 2024
From Singapore Changi to Seoul
One-way flight from Singapore Changi (SIN) to Seoul

Average price of flights to Seoul by month

Plan your trip to Seoul by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight to Seoul is currently S$ 0 while a return flight costs S$ 0. Price data was last updated on 7 April 2024.

Currently, August is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight to Seoul (average of S$ 359). Flying to Seoul in December will prove the most costly (average of S$ 523). There are multiple factors that influence the price of a flight so comparing airlines, departure airports and times can help keep costs down.

January

S$ 570

February

S$ 566

March

S$ 570

April

S$ 526

May

S$ 512

June

S$ 562

July

S$ 510

August

S$ 486

September

S$ 559

October

S$ 610

November

S$ 644

December

S$ 708

Temperature and rainfall in Seoul by month

Plan your trip to Seoul by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

SEL

Temperature

2 - 25 °C

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Seoul, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, August is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 25.0 C. Travellers hoping to avoid the cold should look outside of January, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 2.0 C).

When is the best time to book a flight to Seoul?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight to Seoul. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.
Booking 31 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights to Seoul. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.
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When is the cheapest time to fly to Seoul?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return to Seoul. Price data was last updated on 7 April 2024.
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Users looking for the lowest fares to Seoul should consider flying on Tuesday afternoons, when prices are typically cheapest. Budget-minded travellers will want to avoid Saturday mornings, when prices are usually at their highest.
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Reviews of airlines servicing Seoul

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Seoul. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Seoul. Reviews last updated 11 April 2024.
To help decide which airline to fly to Seoul, see what other customers have to say about China Eastern, Cebu Pacific and China Southern. In addition to providing an overall rating, users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.

Boarding

7.3

Entertainment

6.9

Crew

7.9

Overall

7.4

Comfort

7.3

Food

7.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Direct flight. Being on time and on schedule could have been better. Connecting flight was 2 hours late on way back

7.4
Good
1,300 reviews

Boarding

7.3

Entertainment

6.9

Crew

7.9

Overall

7.4

Comfort

7.3

Food

7.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Direct flight. Being on time and on schedule could have been better. Connecting flight was 2 hours late on way back

7.2
Good
617 reviews

Boarding

7.3

Entertainment

6.9

Crew

7.9

Overall

7.4

Comfort

7.3

Food

7.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Direct flight. Being on time and on schedule could have been better. Connecting flight was 2 hours late on way back

7.0
Good
244 reviews

Boarding

7.3

Entertainment

6.9

Crew

7.9

Overall

7.4

Comfort

7.3

Food

7.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Direct flight. Being on time and on schedule could have been better. Connecting flight was 2 hours late on way back

7.0
Good
537 reviews

Boarding

7.3

Entertainment

6.9

Crew

7.9

Overall

7.4

Comfort

7.3

Food

7.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Direct flight. Being on time and on schedule could have been better. Connecting flight was 2 hours late on way back

British citizens are able to enter South Korean without a visa for up to 90 days, providing they are visiting for tourism purposes only. You must be able to provide an onwards ticket upon arrival. Before you travel, you should apply for a K-ETA, which is a pre-authorisation to enter the country. This can be applied for online via the official website. If you plan to stay longer than 90 days, or should you want to work in the country, you will need to apply for a visa before you travel at the South Korean Embassy.

If you want to fly direct to Seoul from the United Kingdom, you will depart from Heathrow Airport (LHR). You can take a direct flight with Asiana Airlines, Korean Air, and Virgin Atlantic. The duration of these flights is around 12h 20min on average. It might be more convenient for you to fly indirect though. From Stansted Airport (STN), you can fly with Emirates, which transfers at Dubai Airport (DXB). From Manchester Airport (MAN) you could fly with Lufthansa, with a change at Frankfurt Airport (FRA). Alternatively, from Edinburgh Airport (EDI), you can fly with KLM, which requires one transfer at Amsterdam Airport (AMS).

For those that are planning to hire a car in Seoul, you will find there are numerous car hire agencies at Incheon International Airport (ICN). Many of the car hire desks, such as Avis, are located in the airport's Arrivals Hall. At the car hire office, you will need to show a valid driver’s licence and passport. In addition, you’ll need to have a credit card in the main driver’s name. It’s worth noting that some agencies will require an International Driving Permit (IDP), which you will need to obtain ahead of your trip from the UK.

Related info for your journey

  • What should I pack for a flight to Seoul?

    Your suitcase will look very different depending on the time of year that you’re visiting Seoul. In spring, it’s a good idea to pack lightweight and breathable clothes, such as cotton shirts, trousers and skirts for the day, and a warmer outer layer in the evenings. Summers are hot and humid, so breathable clothing and a waterproof jacket for showers are recommended. During autumn, the weather can vary, so be prepared for mild days and cooler evenings, whereas in winter, the temperature drops and snow arrives, and it’s recommended to pack waterproof shoes and a warm coat.

  • What are some things to do in Seoul?

    Seoul is a city that has something for everyone. One of the most popular things that you can do to learn about the history of the country is to go to the National Museum of Korea. Next up, take a trip to Gyeongbokgung Palace, which was the first royal palace built in the Joseon Dynasty. For those looking to get close to nature, a trip to Bukhansan National Park is a must. A popular location for hikers, and one of the easiest walks you can do is the course up to Baegundae Peak. If you’re travelling with kids, then a great day out is to Coex Aquarium, where your children can get up close and personal to some of their favourite marine species.

  • Can I take public transit from Incheon International Airport (ICN) to Seoul?

    There are several ways you can travel the 63km (39 miles) from Incheon Airport to Seoul. One of the most popular ways to complete the journey is to take The Airport Railroad Express (AREX). There is an Express Train, which takes about 40 minutes, or the All Stop Train, which takes around an hour. This tends to be the cheapest option for travellers. Alternatively, the City Limousine Bus departs from outside the airport terminal and takes approximately 1h 10min. This is also a very affordable option for travellers.

  • What does ICN mean?

    This is defined as Incheon Intl Airport (ICN). Codes like ICN are often used to just call airports uniquely. This flight destination has multiple associated airports, so we think it might be helpful to learn the name and codes of them as well. They are Seoul Gimpo Intl Airport (GMP).

  • Can I find cheaper flights to Seoul if I am willing to have stopovers?

    Yes, flights with stopovers are often cheaper than direct flights. Keep an eye out for flight deals to Seoul on Cheapflights that require 1 or 2 stops for potential cost savings.

  • What is the best airline to fly to Seoul?

    Based on reviews from Cheapflights users, Cebu Pacific is rated the highest out of the airlines that fly to Seoul.

  • What is the cheapest airport to fly to in Seoul?

    Seoul Gimpo Intl Airport is currently the cheapest airport to fly to in Seoul. One-way flights to Seoul Gimpo Intl Airport typically cost S$ 40, while return flights cost around S$ 173.

  • How much is a return flight to Seoul?

    A return flight to Seoul will typically cost around S$ 162, however they can be found for as little as S$ 128.

  • Where does the fastest flight to Seoul depart from?

    For those looking to save time traveling to Seoul, Singapore offers the quickest one-way flight (6 hours 30 minutes).

  • Does Incheon Intl Airport have rental cars?

    Yes. Those touching down at Incheon Intl Airport can take advantage of the car hire services offered upon their arrival.

  • Are there hotels close to Incheon Intl Airport?

    Yes. Incheon Intl Airport has hotels nearby for those requiring accommodations. Darakhyu Incheon Airport Terminal 2 Capsule Hotel by Walkerhill is the closest property to Incheon Intl Airport (0.0 km away from Incheon Intl Airport).

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