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There are 11 ways to get from Beijing to South Korea by plane, subway, train, ferry or 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 Beijing Capital to Incheon, subway  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Beijing Capital (PEK) to Incheon (ICN) PEK - ICN
  2. Take the subway from Geomam Station to Incheon City Hall Station

$106 - $349

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Fly Beijing Capital to Ulsan  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Beijing Capital (PEK) to Ulsan (USN) PEK - USN

$94 - $296

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Fly Beijing Capital to Seoul Gimpo, subway  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Beijing Capital (PEK) to Seoul Gimpo (GMP) PEK - GMP
  2. Take the subway from Geomam Station to Incheon City Hall Station

$136 - $348

Fly Beijing Capital to Gimhae  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Beijing Capital (PEK) to Gimhae (PUS) PEK - PUS

$150 - $220

Fly Beijing Capital to Daegu  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Beijing Capital (PEK) to Daegu (TAE) PEK - TAE

$122 - $284

Train to Tianjin Binhai, fly to Incheon, subway  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Beijing South to Tianjin West Station
  2. Fly from Tianjin Binhai (TSN) to Incheon (ICN) TSN - ICN
  3. Take the subway from Geomam Station to Incheon City Hall Station

$118 - $343

Train, ferry  •  23 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Beijing South to Yantai
  2. Take the ferry from Yantai Port to Pyeongtaek Port
  3. Take the train from Pyeongtaek Station to Seoul Station

$217 - $329

Train China Railways G-Class, ferry, subway  •  24 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Beijing South to Yantai
  2. Take the ferry from Yantai to Incheon Int'l Port
  3. Take the subway from Incheon Station to City Hall Station 1

$170 - $383

Train China Railways D-Class, ferry, subway  •  25 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Beijing to Dalian
  2. Take the ferry from Dalian Harbour to Incheon Int'l Port
  3. Take the subway from Incheon Station to City Hall Station 1

$147 - $283

Train, subway, ferry  •  30 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Beijing South to Tianjin Station
  2. Take the subway from Tianjin station to Convention and Exhibition Center 9
  3. Take the ferry from Tianjin to Incheon Int'l Port
  4. Take the subway from Incheon Station to City Hall Station 1

$103 - $238

Bus, ferry  •  34 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Beijing Station to Dalian Jianshejie Bus terminal
  2. Take the ferry from Dalian Harbour to Incheon Int'l Port
  3. Take the bus from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to The plaza Hotel

$143 - $272

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Beijing to South Korea is to train and subway and ferry which costs ¥700 - ¥1700 and takes 30 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Beijing to South Korea is to fly and subway which costs ¥900 - ¥2500 and takes 5 h 25 min.

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The distance between Beijing and South Korea is 1074 km.

The best way to get from Beijing to South Korea without a car is to train and ferry which takes 23 h 35 min and costs ¥1500 - ¥2300.

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It takes approximately 5 h 33 min to get from Beijing to South Korea, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Beijing Capital Airport to Incheon Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 55 min.

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South Korea is 1 h ahead of Beijing. It is currently 9:48 PM in Beijing and 10:48 PM in South Korea.

Shandong Airlines, Asiana Airlines, China Southern Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Beijing Capital Airport to Incheon Airport.

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There are five+ hotels available in South Korea. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Beijing to Beijing Capital Airport is to subway which takes 30 min and costs ¥25.

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Map of how to get from Beijing to South Korea.
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  • Distance: 671.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 33 min

What companies run services between Beijing, China and South Korea?

Asiana Airlines, Air China and five other airlines fly from Beijing to Busan every 4 hours.

Airlines
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Incheon
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Beijing Capital to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Beijing Capital to Seoul Gimpo via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Beijing Capital to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $280
Flights from Beijing Capital to Gimhae via Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Beijing Capital to Ulsan via Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Flights from Beijing Capital to Ulsan via Cheju, Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Beijing Capital to Ulsan via Gimhae, Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Beijing Capital to Daegu via Cheju
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $450
Flights from Beijing Capital to Daegu via Incheon
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $470
Flights from Beijing Capital to Daegu via Gimhae, Cheju
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $450
Flights from Beijing Capital to Daegu via Seoul Gimpo, Cheju
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $400
Flights from Tianjin Binhai to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Incheon
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Beijing Capital to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Beijing Capital to Seoul Gimpo via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Beijing Capital to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $300
Flights from Beijing Capital to Gimhae via Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $310
Flights from Beijing Capital to Gimhae via Incheon
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $300
Flights from Beijing Capital to Daegu via Seoul Gimpo, Cheju
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $500
Flights from Tianjin Binhai to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Incheon
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Beijing Capital to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Beijing Capital to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $300
Flights from Tianjin Binhai to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Tianjin Binhai to Incheon via Dalian
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Incheon
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Beijing Capital to Incheon via Dalian
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Beijing Capital to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Incheon via Yantai
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Beijing Capital to Incheon via Qingdao
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Beijing Capital to Seoul Gimpo via Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Beijing Capital to Gimhae via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $380
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Ulsan via Cheju
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Beijing Capital to Ulsan via Seoul Gimpo, Cheju
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $430
Shandong Airlines
Website
shandongair.com.cn
Flights from Beijing Capital to Incheon via Yantai
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Tianjin Airlines
Website
tianjin-air.com
Flights from Tianjin Binhai to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Train operators
Seoul Metro
Phone
(+82) 1577-5678
Website
smrt.co.kr
Subway from Geomam Station to Incheon City Hall Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
seoulmetro.co.kr
Subway from Incheon Station to City Hall Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
seoulmetro.co.kr
China Railways C-Class
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Beijing South to Tianjin West Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Train from Beijing South to Tianjin Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
China Railways G-Class
Train from Beijing South to Tianjin West
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$12 - $15
1st Class Seat
$19 - $22
Business Class Seat
$40 - $50
Train from Beijing South to Yantai
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$60 - $75
1st Class Seat
$100 - $120
Business Class Seat
$190 - $230
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Pyeongtaek Station to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
$3 - $4
Economy Class
$4 - $5
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Pyeongtaek Staion to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Economy Class
$5
Standing
$5
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Beijing to Dalian
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$35 - $55
1st Class Seat
$55 - $80
Tianjin Metro
Website
tjdt.cn
Subway from Tianjin station to Convention and Exhibition Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
tjgdjt.com
Bus operators
Dalian Bus
Website
dalianbus.com
Bus from Beijing Station to Dalian Jianshejie Bus terminal
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
dalianbus.com
Kal Limousine
Website
kallimousine.com
Bus from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to The plaza Hotel
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
kallimousine.com
Airport Limousine Korea
Ferry operators
Yantai Ferry
Phone
+82 31 684 8827
Website
yantaiferry.com
Ferry from Yantai Port to Pyeongtaek Port
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $220
Schedules at
yantaiferry.com
VIP
$213
Royal
$151
Deluxe
$133
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
DainFerry
Phone
+82 32 891 7100
Website
dainferry.co.kr
Ferry from Dalian Harbour to Incheon Int'l Port
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $220
Schedules at
dainferry.co.kr
VIP
$213
FST1(6 Person occupancy)
$120
FST2(6 Person occupancy)
$115
ECO1(12 Person occupancy)
$111
ECO2
$106
Jinchon ferry
Phone
+82 32 777 8260
Website
jinchon.co.kr
Ferry from Tianjin to Incheon Int'l Port
Ave. Duration
26 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $230
Schedules at
jinchon.co.kr
Royal Suite
$221
Royal
$160
Deluxe
$142
Business
$115
Economy
$102

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