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There are 7 ways to get from Bangkok to Seoul by plane, train, bus, ferry, subway or night train

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Fly Suvarnabhumi to Incheon, train  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Incheon (ICN) BKK - ICN
  2. Take the train from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Seoul Station

$124 - $367

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Fly Don Muang to Incheon, train  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Incheon (ICN) DMK - ICN
  2. Take the train from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Seoul Station

$138 - $470

Fly Suvarnabhumi to Seoul Gimpo  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Seoul Gimpo (GMP) BKK - GMP

$172 - $464

Fly Suvarnabhumi to Daegu, train  •  10 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Daegu (TAE) BKK - TAE
  2. Take the train from Dongdaegu Station to Seoul Station

$216 - $679

Train, bus, ferry, subway  •  2 days 22 h

  1. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Nong Khai
  2. Take the bus from Laos Vientiane to Kunming South
  3. Take the train from Kunming South to Chibi North
  4. Take the train from Chibi North to Yantai
  5. Take the ferry from Yantai to Incheon Int'l Port
  6. Take the subway from Incheon Station to City Hall Station 1

$442 - $744

Night train, bus, train, ferry, subway  •  3 days 0 h

  1. Take the night train from Hua Lamphong to Nong Khai
  2. Take the bus from Laos Vientiane to Kunming South
  3. Take the train from Kunming South to Tangshan south
  4. Take the train from Dangshan South to Yantai
  5. Take the ferry from Yantai to Incheon Int'l Port
  6. Take the subway from Incheon Station to City Hall Station 1

$452 - $754

Bus, train, ferry, subway  •  3 days 17 h

  1. Take the bus from Bangkok Tara Travel to Vientiane
  2. Take the bus from Laos Vientiane to Kunming South
  3. Take the train from Kunming South to Yichun
  4. Take the train from Yichun to Yantai
  5. Take the ferry from Yantai to Incheon Int'l Port
  6. Take the subway from Incheon Station to City Hall Station 1

$335 - $569

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bangkok to Seoul is to fly and train which costs ฿4500 - ฿16000 and takes 9 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bangkok to Seoul is to fly and train which costs ฿4000 - ฿12000 and takes 8 h 41 min.

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The distance between Bangkok and Seoul is 3722 km.

The best way to get from Bangkok to Seoul without a car is to bus and train and ferry and subway which takes 3 days 17 h and costs ฿11000 - ฿19000.

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It takes approximately 8 h 41 min to get from Bangkok to Seoul, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Incheon Airport is the direct flight which takes 5 h 10 min.

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Seoul is 2 h ahead of Bangkok. It is currently 6:40 PM in Bangkok and 8:40 PM in Seoul.

T'way Air, Jin Air, Asiana Airlines and eight other airlines offer flights from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Incheon Airport.

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There are 1791+ hotels available in Seoul. Prices start at $35 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bangkok to Suvarnabhumi Airport is to train which takes 26 min and costs ฿40 - ฿55.

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Map of how to get from Bangkok to Seoul.
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  • Distance: 2326.5 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 41 min

What companies run services between Bangkok, Thailand and Seoul, South Korea?

Korean Air, Eastar Jet and 11 other airlines fly from Bangkok to Seoul hourly.

Airlines
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Incheon
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Seoul Gimpo via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,800
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Daegu via Incheon
Ave. Duration
8 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Incheon
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Incheon via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $900
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Incheon
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Seoul Gimpo via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
10 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $6,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Seoul Gimpo via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
11 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Incheon via Hangzhou Xiaoshan
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Incheon via Qingdao
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,100
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Seoul Gimpo via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
12 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Incheon
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Eastar Jet
Website
eastarjet.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Incheon
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Seoul Gimpo via Cheju
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $600
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Incheon via Nanjing
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Seoul Gimpo via Kunming, Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Daegu via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Thai AirAsia X
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Don Muang to Incheon
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
T'way Air
Website
twayair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Incheon
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Daegu
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $2,800
Jin Air
Website
jinair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Incheon
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Shandong Airlines
Website
shandongair.com.cn
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Incheon via Qingdao
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,100
China Airlines
Website
china-airlines.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Incheon via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
AirAsia Philippines
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Don Muang to Incheon via Manila
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Train operators
AREX
Phone
+82 1599-7788
Website
arex.or.kr
Train from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arex.or.kr
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Dongdaegu Station to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Schedules at
letskorail.com
First Class
$68
Economy Class
$49
Standing
$42
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Hua Lamphong to Nong Khai
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $9
2nd Class (Seat)
$12 - $18
2nd Class (Berth)
$21 - $29
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
China Railways G-Class
Train from Kunming South to Chibi North
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$90 - $110
1st Class Seat
$150 - $170
Business Class Seat
$280 - $330
Train from Chibi North to Yantai
Ave. Duration
10 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$110 - $130
1st Class Seat
$180 - $210
Business Class Seat
$340 - $410
Train from Kunming South to Tangshan south
Ave. Duration
11 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$150 - $180
1st Class Seat
$250 - $290
Business Class Seat
$470 - $550
Train from Dangshan South to Yantai
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$60 - $70
1st Class Seat
$100 - $120
Business Class Seat
$180 - $220
Train from Kunming South to Yichun
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $100
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$85 - $100
1st Class Seat
$140 - $170
Business Class Seat
$260 - $320
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Yichun to Yantai
Ave. Duration
28 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$31 - $34
Hard Sleeper
$55 - $65
Soft Sleeper
$90 - $100
Bus operators
Baidu
Website
zhidao.baidu.com
Bus from Laos Vientiane to Kunming South
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$81
Schedules at
zhidao.baidu.com
Tara Tour and Travel
Phone
086 065 5466
Email
nancy25262010@hotmail.com
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Tara Travel to Vientiane
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Han Joong Ferry Lines
Phone
+82 32 891 8880
Website
hanjoongferry.co.kr
Ferry from Yantai to Incheon Int'l Port
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $300
Schedules at
hanjoongferry.co.kr
VIP
$297
SPE
$124
FST
$106

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