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

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

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Fly Suvarnabhumi to Seoul, bus  •  8 h 37 min

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

$129 - $375

6 alternative options

Fly Suvarnabhumi to Seoul Gimpo  •  9 h 42 min

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

$172 - $464

Fly Don Muang to Seoul, bus  •  9 h 15 min

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

$139 - $476

Fly Suvarnabhumi to Daegu, train  •  10 h

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

$216 - $674

Train, bus, ferry, subway  •  2 days 21 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 Qufu East
  4. Take the train from Qufu East to Qingdao
  5. Take the ferry from Qingdao to Incheon Int'l Port
  6. Take the subway from Incheon Station to City Hall Station 1

$441 - $612

Night train, bus, train, ferry, subway  •  2 days 21 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 Zaozhuang
  4. Take the train from Zaozhuang to Qingdao
  5. Take the ferry from Qingdao to Incheon Int'l Port
  6. Take the subway from Incheon Station to City Hall Station 1

$446 - $607

Bus, Sleeper, train, ferry, subway  •  4 days 10 h

  1. Take the bus from Bangkok Tara Travel to Vientiane
  2. Take the Sleeper from Vientiane Bus Station to Kunming South Bus Station
  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

$368 - $601

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bangkok to Seoul is to fly and bus which costs ฿4500 - ฿16000 and takes 9 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bangkok to Seoul is to fly and bus which costs ฿4200 - ฿13000 and takes 8 h 37 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 Sleeper and train and ferry and subway which takes 4 days 10 h and costs ฿12000 - ฿20000.

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It takes approximately 8 h 37 min to get from Bangkok to Seoul, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Seoul Airport is the direct flight which takes 5 h 20 min.

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Seoul is 2 h ahead of Bangkok. It is currently 2:41 PM in Bangkok and 4:41 PM in Seoul.

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

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There are 1866+ 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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  • Distance: 2326.5 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 37 min

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

Korean Air, Eastar Jet and 12 other airlines fly from Bangkok to Seoul every 30 minutes.

Airlines
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Seoul
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Seoul via Taipei
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Seoul
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Seoul Gimpo via Busan
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Seoul
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Seoul Gimpo via Busan
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,800
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Daegu via Seoul
Ave. Duration
8 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
11 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $8,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Seoul Gimpo via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Eastar Jet
Website
eastarjet.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Seoul
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Seoul Gimpo via Cheju
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $600
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Seoul via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Seoul via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Daegu via Shenyang
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
10 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $2,800
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Seoul Gimpo via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $2,800
T'way Air
Website
twayair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Seoul
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Daegu
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Seoul
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Seoul via Qingdao
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,100
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Seoul Gimpo via Beijing
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
EVA Air
Website
evaair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Seoul via Taipei
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Seoul Gimpo via Busan
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Thai AirAsia X
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Don Muang to Seoul
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Jin Air
Website
jinair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Seoul
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Shandong Airlines
Website
shandongair.com.cn
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Seoul via Qingdao
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,100
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Seoul via Nanjing
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Dongdaegu Station to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Book at
trip.com
First Class
$65
Economy Class
$47
Standing
$44
State Railway of Thailand
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)
$22 - $29
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
China Railways G-Class
Train from Kunming South to Qufu East
Ave. Duration
13 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$170 - $200
1st Class Seat
$280 - $320
Business Class Seat
$500 - $650
Train from Qufu East to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$35 - $45
1st Class Seat
$55 - $70
Business Class Seat
$110 - $130
Train from Kunming South to Zaozhuang
Ave. Duration
13 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $190
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$160 - $190
1st Class Seat
$270 - $310
Business Class Seat
$500 - $600
Train from Zaozhuang to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$40 - $50
1st Class Seat
$65 - $80
Business Class Seat
$130 - $150
Train from Kunming South to Yichun
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $100
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$85 - $100
1st Class Seat
$140 - $170
Business Class Seat
$270 - $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 - $35
Hard Sleeper
$55 - $65
Soft Sleeper
$90 - $100
Bus operators
Airport Limousine Korea
Website
airportlimousine.co.kr
Bus from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Four Seasons Hotel
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
airportlimousine.co.kr
Baidu
Website
zhidao.baidu.com
Bus from Laos Vientiane to Kunming South
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$84
Schedules at
zhidao.baidu.com
Tara Tour and Travel
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
Thongly Bus
Website
baolau.com
Night bus from Vientiane Bus Station to Kunming South Bus Station
Ave. Duration
31 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$113
Schedules at
baolau.com
Ferry operators
Weidong Ferry
Phone
+82 32 770 8000
Website
weidong.com
Ferry from Qingdao to Incheon Int'l Port
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Schedules at
weidong.com
Deluxe Royal
$160
Royal
$143
Business
$125
Economy
$107
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
$299
SPE
$125
FST
$107

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