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There are 10 ways to get from Bangkok to Seoul by plane, bus, train, ferry, night train, subway or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Suvarnabhumi to Incheon, bus  •  8h 49m

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Incheon (ICN) BKK - ICN
  2. Take the bus from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to The plaza Hotel

₩157,404 - ₩427,808

Cheapest option

Fly Don Muang to Incheon, bus  •  9h 38m

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Incheon (ICN) DMK - ICN
  2. Take the bus from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to The plaza Hotel

₩156,345 - ₩567,726

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Fly Suvarnabhumi to Seoul Gimpo  •  9h 47m

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

₩193,004 - ₩555,508

Fly Suvarnabhumi to Daegu, train  •  10h

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

₩257,004 - ₩765,308

Fly Suvarnabhumi to Chongju, train  •  12h 20m

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Chongju (CJJ) BKK - CJJ
  2. Take the train from Osong Station to Seoul Station

₩342,804 - ₩652,808

Fly Suvarnabhumi to Gimhae, bus, train  •  11h 7m

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Gimhae (PUS) BKK - PUS
  2. Take the bus from Gimhae Airport Int'l Terminal to Dongdaegu
  3. Take the train from Dongdaegu Station to Gwangmyeong Station

₩270,504 - ₩446,808

Train, bus, ferry  •  2 days 21h

  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 Changsha South
  4. Take the train from Changsha South to Yantai
  5. Take the ferry from Yantai Port to Pyeongtaek Port
  6. Take the train from Pyeongtaek Station to Seoul Station

₩501,008 - ₩676,597

Bus, train, ferry  •  2 days 18h

  1. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit to Si Chiang Mai
  2. Take the bus from Laos Vientiane to Kunming South
  3. Take the train from Kunming South to Jinan West
  4. Take the train from Jinan West to Yantai
  5. Take the ferry from Yantai Port to Pyeongtaek Port
  6. Take the bus from Pyeongtaek to Seoul Express Bus Terminal

₩467,280 - ₩567,280

Night train, bus, train, ferry, subway  •  4 days 8h

  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 to Yantai
  4. Take the ferry from Yantai to Incheon Int'l Port
  5. Take the subway from Incheon Station to City Hall Station 1

₩337,328 - ₩497,397

Drive  •  2 days 14h

  1. Drive from Bangkok to Seoul Express bus terminal 3340 miles

₩700,000 - ₩1100,000

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bangkok to Seoul is to fly and bus which costs ฿4500 - ฿17000 and takes 9h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Bangkok to Seoul is to fly and bus which costs ฿4500 - ฿13000 and takes 8h 49m.

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The distance between Bangkok and Seoul is 3722 km. The road distance is 5344 km.

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It takes approximately 8h 49m 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 5h 20m.

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Seoul is 2h ahead of Bangkok. It is currently 1:27 AM in Bangkok and 3:27 AM in Seoul.

Yes, the driving distance between Bangkok to Seoul is 5344 km. It takes approximately 2 days 14h to drive from Bangkok to Seoul.

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

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There are 1489+ hotels available in Seoul. Prices start at ₩40,000 per night.

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The best way to get from Bangkok to Suvarnabhumi Airport is to train which takes 26m 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: 8h 49m

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

Korean Air, Thai Airways International and 11 other airlines fly from Bangkok to Seoul every 30 minutes.

Airlines
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Incheon
Ave. Duration
5h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩440,000 - ₩1500,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Seoul Gimpo via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
₩500,000 - ₩2000,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Seoul Gimpo via Incheon, Gimhae
Ave. Duration
10h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩500,000 - ₩2000,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Daegu via Incheon
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩410,000 - ₩1300,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Chongju via Gimhae, Cheju
Ave. Duration
10h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩500,000 - ₩2000,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩420,000 - ₩900,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Gimhae via Incheon
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩420,000 - ₩900,000
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Incheon
Ave. Duration
5h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩350,000 - ₩1100,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Incheon via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩420,000 - ₩1300,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩360,000 - ₩700,000
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Incheon
Ave. Duration
5h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩350,000 - ₩1200,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Seoul Gimpo via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩270,000 - ₩850,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Chongju via Gimhae, Cheju
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩350,000 - ₩1200,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Chongju via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩420,000 - ₩1300,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩360,000 - ₩700,000
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Incheon
Ave. Duration
5h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩310,000 - ₩1000,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Chongju via Gimhae, Cheju
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩290,000 - ₩1600,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Chongju via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩320,000 - ₩1200,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Chongju via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩370,000 - ₩1300,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩200,000 - ₩1100,000
Eastar Jet
Website
eastarjet.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Incheon
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩190,000 - ₩800,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Chongju via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩380,000 - ₩1400,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Chongju via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩300,000 - ₩1500,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Chongju via Shenyang
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩500,000 - ₩1600,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩220,000 - ₩850,000
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Incheon via Qingdao
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩600,000 - ₩1200,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Seoul Gimpo via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩350,000 - ₩1300,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Chongju via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
10h 37m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩420,000 - ₩1300,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Gimhae via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩400,000 - ₩700,000
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
11h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩900,000 - ₩9500,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Seoul Gimpo via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩290,000 - ₩950,000
Jin Air
Website
jinair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Incheon
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩260,000 - ₩1000,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Chongju via Gimhae, Cheju
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
₩420,000 - ₩1200,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩280,000 - ₩800,000
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
10h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩500,000 - ₩3200,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Seoul Gimpo via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩500,000 - ₩3200,000
Thai AirAsia X
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Don Muang to Incheon
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩190,000 - ₩950,000
T'way Air
Website
twayair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Incheon
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩260,000 - ₩900,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Daegu
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩210,000 - ₩700,000
EVA Air
Website
evaair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Incheon via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩420,000 - ₩1300,000
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Incheon via Nanjing
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩330,000 - ₩1200,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Gimhae via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩370,000 - ₩700,000
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Daegu via Shenyang
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
₩290,000 - ₩900,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Gimhae via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩430,000 - ₩850,000
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Gimhae via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩310,000 - ₩1200,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Gimhae via Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩310,000 - ₩1200,000
Shandong Airlines
Website
shandongair.com.cn
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Incheon via Qingdao
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩600,000 - ₩1200,000
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Seoul Gimpo via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩300,000 - ₩850,000
China Airlines
Website
china-airlines.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Gimhae via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩470,000 - ₩1000,000
Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Dongdaegu Station to Gwangmyeong Station
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
₩34,000 - ₩49,000
Schedules at
letskorail.com
First Class
₩67,448
Economy Class
₩48,189
Standing
₩45,772
Train from Osong Station to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₩17,000 - ₩46,000
Schedules at
letskorail.com
First Class
₩66,856
Economy Class
₩47,755
Non-reserved Seat
₩45,389
Train from Pyeongtaek Staion to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₩2,400 - ₩13,000
Schedules at
letskorail.com
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
9h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₩14,000 - ₩55,000
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
₩6,500 - ₩10,000
2nd Class (Seat)
₩14,000 - ₩20,000
2nd Class (Berth)
₩24,000 - ₩33,000
1st Class (Berth)
₩40,000 - ₩55,000
China Railways G-Class
Train from Kunming South to Changsha South
Ave. Duration
4h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩70,000 - ₩95,000
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
₩70,000 - ₩95,000
1st Class Seat
₩120,000 - ₩150,000
Business Class Seat
₩230,000 - ₩290,000
Train from Changsha South to Yantai
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₩120,000 - ₩160,000
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
₩120,000 - ₩160,000
1st Class Seat
₩210,000 - ₩250,000
Business Class Seat
₩380,000 - ₩470,000
Train from Kunming South to Jinan West
Ave. Duration
14h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₩160,000 - ₩210,000
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
₩160,000 - ₩210,000
1st Class Seat
₩270,000 - ₩330,000
Business Class Seat
₩500,000 - ₩650,000
Train from Jinan West to Yantai
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₩35,000 - ₩44,000
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
₩35,000 - ₩44,000
1st Class Seat
₩55,000 - ₩70,000
Business Class Seat
₩110,000 - ₩150,000
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Pyeongtaek Station to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩4,000 - ₩4,900
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
₩4,000 - ₩4,400
Economy Class
₩4,700 - ₩4,900
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Kunming to Yantai
Ave. Duration
2 days 1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₩55,000 - ₩130,000
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
₩55,000 - ₩75,000
Hard sleeper
₩100,000 - ₩130,000
Soft sleeper
₩160,000 - ₩200,000
Bus operators
Kal Limousine
Website
kallimousine.com
Bus from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to The plaza Hotel
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₩16,000
Schedules at
kallimousine.com
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Gimhae Airport Int'l Terminal to Dongdaegu
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₩10,500
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
Baidu
Website
zhidao.baidu.com
Bus from Laos Vientiane to Kunming South
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₩91,291
Schedules at
zhidao.baidu.com
Budsarakham Tour
Phone
0907793900
Email
brt@budsarakamtour.com
Website
budsarakamtour.com
Bus from Bangkok Mochit to Si Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
11h 36m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₩18,989
Schedules at
busonlineticket.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Pyeongtaek to Seoul Express Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
₩5,000 - ₩7,500
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr
Book at
kobus.co.kr
Ferry operators
Yantai Ferry
Phone
+82 31 684 8827
Website
yantaiferry.com
Ferry from Yantai Port to Pyeongtaek Port
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
₩120,000 - ₩150,000
Schedules at
yantaiferry.com
VIP
₩316,300
Royal
₩141,300
Deluxe
₩125,300
Han Joong Ferry Lines
Phone
+82 32 891 8880
Website
hanjoongferry.co.kr
Ferry from Yantai to Incheon Int'l Port
Ave. Duration
17h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
₩120,000 - ₩140,000
Schedules at
hanjoongferry.co.kr
VIP
₩336,000
SPE
₩140,000
FST
₩120,000

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